Hockey Reporter Takes Puck to the Face Like a Boss

Sam Laird

Turns out NHL players aren't the only ones who are tough as nails -- hockey reporters ain't no pansies neither. In this video from a Thursday night NHL game, New York Rangers rink-side reporter John Giannone gets smacked in the face with an errant pass. Giannone's face is nastily bloodied, but he remains unbowed. When a colleague asks if he's alright, Giannone answers "Oh, it's all good" as a medical staffer dabs at the mess on his face.

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The surprising video's become something of a hit on the sports web, so check it out for yourself above.

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