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22/03/1989 Clint Malarchuk suffers life-threatening injury during NHL game

During a game between the St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres, Steve Tuttle's skate blade hit the right front side of Malarchuk's neck. The injury was so serious, that Malarchuk believed he was going to die. Fortunately, his life was saved due to quick action by the team's athletic trainer, Jim Pizzutelli.

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