Twitter: Hockey world reacts to Stamkos injury

Stamkos's left skate appeared to hit the post first before his right leg crashed into it around the shin area. He tried to get up twice before going down to the ice in pain, grabbing his leg just above the ankle. (Elise Amendola/AP)

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos is out indefinitely after suffering a broken right leg during Monday’s game against Boston.

With his recovery status uncertain and the Olympic Games in Sochi around the corner, the hockey world took to Twitter to weigh in on the matter and offer support to the NHL All-Star and league-leading scorer:

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