Who needs dental school? Apparently not St. Louis Blues right wing Ryan Reaves.
After taking a bone-rattling check Sunday in the Blues’ 2-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks, the rugged forward returned to the St. Louis bench and performed oral surgery – calmly yanking a loose tooth bare-handed. No Novocaine, no pliers, no missed shift, no problem.
But did he put it under his pillow after the game?
To better understand what makes Reaves tick, give this great ESPN.com story a read.