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Alex Ovechkin Hit In The Face, Tweets Gruesome Photo

7:27 AM, Mar 29, 2013   |    comments
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WASHINGTON (USA TODAY) --The Washington Capital's Alex Ovechkin took a puck to the face during practice Thursday morning, and the result is something pretty gruesome.

A team spokesman said the Capitals' star is on his way to the doctor's office to receive stitches. Ovechkin is on a goal-scoring tear (six goals in the past six games plus four assists).

Judging by his tweet, Ovie doesn't seem too worried -- and slightly crazy, in that hockey player crazy way.

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