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Penguins Confirm Terrible News for Rookie John Ludvig

Published October 25, 2023 at 2:19 PM
BY DAWSON MCKENZIE

After a scary incident for rookie John Ludvig in his first game, the Penguins have confirmed more bad news for the young prospect.

Ludvig Confirmed Out with Concussion



After a scary incident in his first-ever NHL game, The Pittsburgh Penguins have confirmed rookie John Ludvig has sustained a concussion after being left unconscious on the ice.

Coach Sullivan on the status of John Ludvig: «He's been diagnosed with a concussion. We will see how that goes, I'm not sure I can give you a status other than that.»




The confirmation is unfortunate for Ludvig, as he went from living out a childhood dream to out with a concussion in a matter of hours.

Ludvig Lays Massive Hit Which Results in Scary Scene



The injury occurred when Ludvig laid a massive hit on Faksa of the Dallas Stars. The impact of the hit appears to leave Ludvig unconscious for a moment, and he was later helped off the ice by teammates, with a bloody mouth from the collision.

John Ludvig helped off the ice after throwing this monster hit in his NHL debut


We hope that Ludvig will make a speedy recovery and return to the ice soon.
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