Lepisto tweets playoff pain

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Lepisto tweets playoff pain

Next time you question a hockey player's toughness, consider this--their pads aren't nearly as thick as you'd think. Not even close.

One full week after the Blackhawks' elimination game against the Coyotes, one player is still feeling the physical pain from the matchup.

Sami Lepisto tweeted out a photo of his left leg, showing the repercussions of stopping a slap shot with your body.

Ouch.

Click here for the photo. Just a heads up, it's pretty gruesome.

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The Denver Nuggets have been hot of late, winning seven of their last 10 games against pretty stiff competition. However, they were no match in a tough virtual matchup on Friday night. 

CSN Chicago associate producer Adam Yingst took on Nikola Jokic and company in #MeVsNuggets, a challenge in which the person watching must eat more chicken nuggets than Denver has field goals. 

Fighting a cold, Yingst powered through 41 chicken nuggets to seal the victory over Denver. If that isn't reminiscent of the Michael Jordan flu game, then we don't know what is. 

Watch this epic battle in the video above, and catch some funny outtakes below.