Wisniewski said, “It doesn’t sound like something that would hurt that bad — pinkie toe,” Wisniewski said. “But let me tell you, you don’t know how much you use that little guy until it’s broken. It hurts like hell.”
Before each game he would take a numbing shot in his foot and then stuff his foot into the skate so he could go out and play to the best of his ability. Even if the numbing shot worked, he mentioned it would wear off between second and third period.
The Olympic break was definitely a good help for Wisniewski and he should not be missing any time with the team.