BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Tampa Bay Lightning forward Jonathan Drouin exited Game 3 of the Eastern Conference second-round series in the second period after he was on the receiving end of a massive body check by the New York Islanders' Thomas Hickey.
Drouin did not return and there was no penalty on the play. Drouin, 21, had control of the puck as he was entering the offensive zone. He cut back towards the middle of the ice when Hickey made the hit. Drouin was clearly shaken up on the play and after he got to his feet, he struggled to get to the bench. After a few minutes he went to the locker room.
Drouin has one goal and six assists for seven points in eight playoff games this postseason.