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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Henry Hank on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:37 am

Broken jaw seems pretty probable and where there's smoke there's probably fire.

Athletes have played with broken jaws in the past so I'd imagine it depends on the severity and where/how it's fractured. If he has his jaw wired shut he probably isn't going to be playing because that can impede his breathing and make it difficult to maintain the kind of nutrition that a pro athlete needs. Otherwise, I'd guess he will miss minimal if any time and could play with a face shield.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby IanMoran on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:37 am

columbia wrote:
Dee-J. ‏@Dustin_Jeffrey 19h

I wouldn't doubt Crosby has a broken jaw, but a concussion seems unlikely


TIFWIW

The parody account of Dustin Jeffrey who talks about masturbation? That's not worth anything... lol
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby columbia on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:38 am

IanMoran wrote:
columbia wrote:
Dee-J. ‏@Dustin_Jeffrey 19h

I wouldn't doubt Crosby has a broken jaw, but a concussion seems unlikely


TIFWIW

The parody account of Dustin Jeffrey who talks about masturbation? That's not worth anything... lol


LOL.

Is that the case...I really didn't look closely.
Certainly don't follow him on Twitter, if he's on there.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby JeffDFD on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:42 am

Shelly Anderson ‏@pgshelly 25m
No promises, but there could be some sort of update from #Penguins on Sidney Crosby today.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Jonesi on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:43 am

After I heard it I watched the slow-mo replay on, not sure if I can say the name on here, but you can see the puck deflect off the visor and hit more the jaw area on the right side of his face then his teeth. Going to the hospital for surgery and possible over night substantiated it.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby TrueNorth on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:51 am

SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


I'm with you on that. As rumours go, this one at least is plausible, but until I hear something official, I’m taking it, along with everything else I read, with a grain of salt.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Beveridge on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:52 am

It only makes sense that when you rebuild the ferrari's engine, you put a shiny new grill on to match.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby PhantomJB93 on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:53 am

So I see people with "sources" saying he has a broken jaw, and other people with "sources" saying it's just teeth and he'll be fine within a week. This is getting eerily similar to the concussion fiasco. Ugh.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby JeffDFD on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:57 am

PhantomJB93 wrote:So I see people with "sources" saying he has a broken jaw, and other people with "sources" saying it's just teeth and he'll be fine within a week. This is getting eerily similar to the concussion fiasco. Ugh.


The tumor from his neck moved to his jaw.

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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby offsides on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:57 am

SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


That worked out well with the concussion issue. Remember the official "mild concussion" and will miss a "couple weeks"?
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby nocera on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:57 am

If its a broken jaw, the Pens will say a broke bone in the upper body, out 4-6 weeks. If it's some broken teeth, the Pens will say broken bone in the upper body, out day to day
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Bioshock on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:58 am

Beveridge wrote:It only makes sense that when you rebuild the ferrari's engine, you put a shiny new grill on to match.


/topic
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby MRandall25 on Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:59 am

offsides wrote:
SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


That worked out well with the concussion issue. Remember the official "mild concussion" and will miss a "couple weeks"?


Little better than "I heard from a friend of a friend of a friend of a... who says they found a tumor in Crosby's neck meat and he'll never play again."
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby SolidSnake on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:00 pm

offsides wrote:
SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


That worked out well with the concussion issue. Remember the official "mild concussion" and will miss a "couple weeks"?

Well, I'd rather go by that then: "John Smith says Sid is getting a Frankenstein like surgery and will miss the next 100 years"
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby offsides on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:00 pm

Jonesi wrote:
offsides wrote:
Jonesi wrote:I don't have much cred on this site but long time member. I just do not post often.

I heard from a very reliable inside source actually yesterday around 4pm that he has a broken jaw to support Chris Mack's post.


If a moderator wants to PM me I will explain my source to them.


Thanks for the info. You may be the new Bioshock. :pop:



Hmmmmmmm.... Not sure if that's a good thing or a bad thing......


Mostly good. Bioshocks info on Sid was spot on, and he seems like an OK guy to me.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby offsides on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:05 pm

MRandall25 wrote:
offsides wrote:
SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


That worked out well with the concussion issue. Remember the official "mild concussion" and will miss a "couple weeks"?


Little better than "I heard from a friend of a friend of a friend of a... who says they found a tumor in Crosby's neck meat and he'll never play again."


Both were totally wrong.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby MRandall25 on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:07 pm

offsides wrote:
MRandall25 wrote:
offsides wrote:
SolidSnake wrote:I think this is one of the times to wait on an official word from the Pens.


That worked out well with the concussion issue. Remember the official "mild concussion" and will miss a "couple weeks"?


Little better than "I heard from a friend of a friend of a friend of a... who says they found a tumor in Crosby's neck meat and he'll never play again."


Both were totally wrong.


Technically, the Pens were right. It was a mild concussion. They just didn't know about the neck issue.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Bioshock on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:08 pm

offsides wrote:
Jonesi wrote:
offsides wrote:
Jonesi wrote:I don't have much cred on this site but long time member. I just do not post often.

I heard from a very reliable inside source actually yesterday around 4pm that he has a broken jaw to support Chris Mack's post.


If a moderator wants to PM me I will explain my source to them.


Thanks for the info. You may be the new Bioshock. :pop:



Hmmmmmmm.... Not sure if that's a good thing or a bad thing......


Mostly good. Bioshocks info on Sid was spot on, and he seems like an OK guy to me.


I just wish i still had my source. He got married and moved in with his wife so no more updates on various matters.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Inkio on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:27 pm

Given that we still have not heard anything I am fearing the worst. Broken jaw. I know it's never good to speculate but it's hard not to. I wish they would just give is some kind of information.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Bioshock on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:33 pm

Inkio wrote:Given that we still have not heard anything I am fearing the worst. Broken jaw. I know it's never good to speculate but it's hard not to. I wish they would just give is some kind of information.


Really hasn't been that long. Not a big deal dude.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby offsides on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:41 pm

Bioshock wrote:
Inkio wrote:Given that we still have not heard anything I am fearing the worst. Broken jaw. I know it's never good to speculate but it's hard not to. I wish they would just give is some kind of information.


Really hasn't been that long. Not a big deal dude.


In this age of instant news, twitter and such, 24 hours is a long time. :wink: Besides, inquiring minds want\have to know.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby JeffDFD on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:47 pm

Perhaps they want to see how the swelling is and how the rest of his body also recovers before they say anything about when he may be back
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby ExPatriatePen on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:54 pm

JeffDFD wrote:Perhaps they want to see how the swelling is and how the rest of his body also recovers before they say anything about when he may be back
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby slipshod on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:54 pm

Rothlisburger busted his whole face on a car and had the whole thing reconstructed and he shook it off and played that same season and football players are ******* compared to hockey players. (though Ben is a tough son of a ***** and probably could have been a hockey player... but still.) I say Sid misses 2 weeks tops if any time at all.
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Re: Crosby is getting oral surgery

Postby Staggy on Sun Mar 31, 2013 12:55 pm

This is just how the Pens and most of thr NHL handle injuries. There was no word on Martin until yesterday morning. I expect them to address it either tonight or tomorrow. No need to worry about them not updating the media on Easter morning.
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