Bolts’ Jonathan Drouin Takes Nasty Hit, Leaves Game, Returns to Set Up Game-Tying Goal (Videos)

Hickey Hit Drouin

During Game 3 between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the New York Islanders last night, Bolts forward Jonathan Drouin was the recipient of one of the hardest hits you’ll see all post-season, courtesy of the Isles’ Thomas Hickey.

Check it out:

That hit sent Drouin to the quiet room, where he was evaluated for a concussion.  But after passing all tests, Drouin returned to the game just in time to set up the game-tying goal for his team with less than a minute remaining in regulation:

From there, the Lightning would go on to win the game in overtime, taking a 2-1 series lead.

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