Dec 19, 2013, 11:30 PM EDT
Updated with video:
Update (12:35 a.m. ET): Sources including CSNBayArea.com’s Kevin Kurz report that Hertl won’t return.
Brown, 29, has delivered his fair share of controversial hits. He has one suspension (two games in April) on his record.
Hertl, 20, was helped to the Sharks dressing room following the collision. It’s unclear at this moment how serious this issue may be.
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