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Fake Blood

by Staff Writer / New York Islanders

For fans of Zenon Konopka and Arty Verdi’s nightly wrestling match:

Tonight the equipment assistant’s long pondered “fake blood” idea came to fruition, as he exploded a ketchup packet in his hands while clutching at his face midway through the bout.

He had Konopka fooled for about a half second, before the centerman retaliated with an even more one-sided fake beating than usual. Verdi still classified the match as a “win.”

I’m still trying to convince the duo to throw a folding chair into the mix.

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