He did survive though. And he continued to play! I mean, after his neck had been stitched up.
Well, on Tuesday Clint found a way to get himself back in the news:
Former Buffalo Sabres goalie Clint Malarchuk apparently accidentally shot himself in the chin Tuesday with a .22-caliber rifle at his Fish Springs residence, according to the Record-Courier of Nevada.Sweet Jesus.
UPDATE: Razor informs me that the vessel that was slashed was NOT the aorta but some other thing.