View Full Version : Blanchard's Winding, Treacherous Road to the NHL

Coach Selly
04-19-2013, 08:28
Nicolas Blanchard probably shouldn’t be alive.

Yet, here he is. He flashes his toothless grin as he exits the ice surface at PNC Arena.

Just over four years ago, there were no smiles as Blanchard lay helpless in an overturned bus, a guard rail having sliced his left side open. Extensive injuries would leave him hospitalized for three weeks afterward.

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