Martin St. Louis Eats Stick, Has Double Root Canal, Will Play Friday Anyway

On Wednesday night, we briefly mentioned Martin St. Louis' dental issues after taking a stick to the face in Game 1 between the Lightning and the Penguins. There was no call on the play, he stayed in the game, etc. It was the realization that yes, it is indeed the Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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What happened after the game is more of an indication that it's playoff time than anything else, though. Via Erik Erlendsson of the Tampa Tribune:

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#tblightning RW Marty St. Louis suffered to fractured teeth, had double root canal performed after the game, expected to play Fri. #playoffs

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Alright, poll time. If you had a double root canal, how long would you stay out of work?

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