Early in the second period, Jimmy Vesey took part of Zack Kassian's skate to the mouth, resulting in a cut.
Vesey did not return in the second period but did return in the third period with a full cage on his helmet.
In the third period Vesey played 5:12, including throwing a hit and being on the ice in the final two minutes.
After the game, Alain Vigneault said that Vesey "got a couple of teeth right now in his lip, they are in his lip. They are going to find a way to take them out. Hockey will be hockey, eh? (ESPN Radio)
Vesey tweeted after the game the following images: