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Patrice Bergeron ‘under observation’ in hospital after playing through injuries
Posted By Mike Petraglia On June 26, 2013 @ 11:07 am In General | 9 Comments
Immediately after Monday night’s heartbreaking Game 6 loss that handed the Stanley Cup  to the Blackhawks, Patrice Bergeron  re-entered the hospital and remains there, the team announced Wednesday morning during break-up day at TD Garden.
Bergeron announced after the game that he was playing with a broken rib, torn cartilage and torn muscle from earlier in the final before suffering a separated shoulder during Game 6. The team said Bergeron was “under observation” at a local hospital.
Brad Marchand , Bergeron’s line-mate, spoke Wednesday about what it was like to watch Bergeron try and play through the injury in Game 6.
“You can’t say enough about him,” Marchand said. “He’s such a warrior. The fact he was able to play the whole game, every time I came to the bench, I was kind of nervous about him. I kind of watched him and I could see the pain and agony he was in. It was unbelievable to see him play through that. It just gives you that much more respect for him.”
Rich Peverley  added, “It’s hard not to be in awe of him, as a player and a man.”
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