Sitemap | Mutual Fund and ETF data provided by Refinitiv Lipper. A malfunction with a pinsetter, which has been an easy fix in the past, caused Valastro's hand to become lodged and compressed inside the machine, his spokesperson said. Advertise with Newsday | Buddy Valastro's Son Marco Makes His 'Famous Filet Mignon' and Gets Rave Reviews. Legal Statement. The New Jersey native decorated a three tier gold Time Machine cake in collaboration with … 'Cake Boss' star Buddy Valastro describes grisly accident, It's official: Black Friday is irrelevant, Hugh Grant: Covid-19 makes you 'want to sniff strangers' armpits', Princess Diana makes her debut in season 4 of 'The Crown', The PC guy from Apple's iconic commercials is back, See how Fox News changed tune on accepting election results, Late-night hosts lampoon Americans celebrating Biden victory, Markets soar after Pfizer vaccine news and Biden win, See Apple's new Macbooks with the M1 chip, Watch: People travel in Virgin Hyperloop for the first time, 'SNL' takes aim at the presidential election. Buddy Valastro/Facebook. If you would like to opt out of browser push notifications, please refer to the following instructions specific to your device and browser: Buddy Valastro Faces 'Uphill Battle' After His Hand Was Impaled During 'Terrible' Bowling Accident. RELATED: Steak Boss? "Cake Boss" premiered on Food Network in 2009 and the show follows Valastro and his staff (made up of mostly family members) as they create over-the-top custom cakes and baked goods for clients. You might be using private browsing or have notifications blocked. “He will need prolonged recovery and therapy,” they added. Quotes displayed in real-time or delayed by at least 15 minutes. Contact Newsday | ", Emeril Lagasse replied, "Get better quick my friend!". “He will need prolonged recovery and therapy,” they added. Meanwhile, the 43-year-old posted a photo post-surgery on social media. Your ad choices | Celebrity baker and Carlo's Bake Shop owner, Buddy Valastro, is recovering after a terrible bowling accident. "There was a malfunction with the bowling pinsetter, a common fix in the past, but it turned into a terrible accident," they said. His hand remained impaled for more than five minutes until Buddy Jr., Marco, and Valastro's brother-in-law Joe Faugno, 52, a captain at the Harrison Fire Department in Hudson County, New Jersey, used a reciprocating saw to cut through the metal rod and free Valastro's hand. The special, airing Dec. 23 at 9 p.m. EDT, follows the events "as they transpired in real time," TLC says, and includes footage taken immediately after the accident. "Family time is the BEST time! Doing it all over again, left handed," Buddy Valastro wrote.