Alex Ovechkin Takes Puck to Face in Practice, Tweets ‘Before’ and ‘After’ Stitches Photos

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Mike Milbury can question Alex Ovechkin‘s toughness all he wants, but on Thursday, Ovi proved some grit by laughing off a puck to the face and 22 stitches.

During Capitals practice on Thursday morning, Ovechkin reportedly took a puck right to the chin and decided to share his battle wound with the world as he tweeted out “before” and “after shots.

Nice stitch work, Doc.

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