Danny Cleary smashes his face into goal vs. Blackhawks [GIF]

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The Detroit Redwings’ Danny Cleary smashed his face into (or got shoved into by Brent Seabrook, depending on who you ask) the goal post against the Chicago Blackhawks.

Amazingly, Cleary stayed in the Game 3 playoff showdown — although he may have been a few teeth short.

[Related: These Russian kids go at it in wild hockey fight]

[GIF via @GoldAndOrSmith]

Let’s see that one from another angle:

[GIF via SB Nation]