Video: Vladimir Sobotka injured after Justin Abdelkader hit

Vladimir Sobotka was injured after Justin Abdelkader delivered a crunching check to the St. Louis forward’s head. Abdelkader went out of his way and hit Sobotka up high, earning a five-minute major and a game misconduct.

Pretty bad hit from Abdelkader. As of the posting of this article, the details surrounding Sobotka’s status haven’t been released.

David Rogers

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