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Scuderi's 37 Stitches Led To Three Big Goals

by Staff Writer / Los Angeles Kings

There’s some nostalgia that creeps in when you hear Rob Scuderi’s name.

The veteran stay-at-home defenseman was acquired in a trade Friday afternoon from the Chicago Blackhawks. Scuderi spent four seasons with the Kings, playing in a total of 335 games which included four playoff appearances and a Stanley Cup Championship in 2012.

You may remember a certain power play in the Kings’ cup-clinching win on June 11, 2012, a five-minute major that stemmed from a vicious hit-from-behind taken by Scuderi that led to three power play goals.

37 stitches to the face never paid off so graciously.

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