Andrew Shaw auctions stitches

Updated: August 27, 2013, 11:37 AM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

The stitches Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw required after taking a puck to the face during the Stanley Cup finals this past season raised $6,500 for The V Foundation for cancer research in an online auction.

Shaw was struck on his upper right cheek by a shot during the first period of Game 6 against the Boston Bruins on June 24. Shaw immediately fell to the ice and laid still for a few seconds. He was helped off the ice, received stitches in the locker room and later returned to ...

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