GIF: Mark Stuart deflects Patrick Kane shot with his chin

Mark Stuart is one tough customer.

The Winnipeg Jets defender dove head first into a Patrick Kane shot on the power-play in the first period of Friday night’s game in the Chicago Blackahwks, in order to block a shot. He ended up taking the shot off of the chin, but he stayed in the game.

Click past the jump to see a .gif of the play.

(Courtesy: TSN, via @myregularface)

If our pal Gary Lawless wants to talk about player’s giving all they can for King and Country, this is exhibit A.