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Shane Scheeler knew he had taken a hit along the boards. The pain in his left wrist felt like a bad "stinger," a burning sensation that usually lasts a few moments. He thought he had been punched. It wasn't until the St. Joe's senior defenseman looked down and saw the blood squirting out of his lower arm that he realized the injury was more severe. An opposing player…

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As Pat Veltri bounds toward his sliding porch door, his father, Patrick, advises to wear a seatbelt. There’s a slight drop-off awaiting the motorized wheelchair in which Veltri sits, its six wheels and burnt orange rims gliding across the hardwood floor with the tilt of a black joystick, but Veltri brushes aside his father’s safety request. Veltri has used some type of …