Canadian v. Blue Jackets: even if he is damaged, Hoffman responds present

Canadian v. Blue Jackets: Even if he's messed up, Hoffman re present


CH forward Mike Hoffman responded in the best way Saturday night against the Blue Jackets, after being viciously punched in the face two days earlier by a Bruins player.  

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Benefiting beforehand from a fine maneuver by Michael Matheson, Hoffman let go a snappy wrist shot early in the first period to allow the Habs to tie Columbus at 1-1.

Wearing a full visor since his chin is quite bruised, Hoffman nevertheless smiled while celebrating his 13th goal of the season.

You can see it in the main video.