Jake Evans was taken off the ice on a stretcher Wednesday following a big hit by Mark Scheifele.
Evans’ Montreal Canadiens were leading the Winnipeg Jets 4-3 in the final minute of Game 1 of their second-round playoff series. The Jets had an empty net, and the Canadiens were able to clear the puck.
Evans skated down the ice, grabbed the puck and scored on a wraparound. However, he got nailed by Scheifele, who was closing at full-speed: