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There is now a tooth embedded in the Capitals’ home ice

Blue Jackets’ Boone Jenner lost a tooth and it got frozen into the ice by a zamboni machine.

Hockey is a dangerous game and players often lose teeth without flinching, but the puck Boone Jenner took to the mouth on Monday night caused a particularly gruesome scene.

The Blue Jackets star took a shot to the face early in the team’s game against the Capitals, and lost a few teeth before heading to the bench. 

After taking 20 stitches, Jenner returned to the game with a variety of masks to protect his recently battered face.

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Since the tooth could cause an obstruction, the ice crew went searching for it and failed, before realizing it had fallen into a permanently icy grave.

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At least Jenner will get to visit the tooth a couple times a year when Columbus takes on the Capitals.

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