CBJ Public Relations: The Columbus Blue Jackets have actually positioned defenseman Jake Bean on the IR. He is out forever with a shoulder injury.
Jeff Svoboda: Blue Jackets coach Brad Larsen stated that goaltender Elvis Merzlikins will be out for one to 2 weeks.
Matthew DeFranks: Dallas Stars goaltender Scott Wedgewood was walking the dressing space after the video game.
Coach Pete DeBoer stated it was an upper-body injury and included: “We’re going to go home and get him checked out, but obviously, you never like to see that. … He’s not in any danger, he’s coherent, all of that stuff.”
Craig Morgan: Wedgewood had a huge back convulsion.
Scott Wedgewood was stretchered off the ice after suffering an evident injury while making 2 terrific minimizes an Anton Lundell breakaway. pic.twitter.com/254F3tV57T
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Jameson Olive: Florida Panthers coach Paul Maurice on forward Anthony Duclair: “He’s on course. This is a long-lasting injury. I can’t inform you that we’re striving this day. It’s recovery. We’ve got an excellent group of individuals and physicians here he’s dealing with.
Everybody appears delighted, however they’re still not putting a start date on that. The very first phase for us is when we can get him in a boot and when we can get him back out on the ice. Once that occurs, we’ll have a much better concept.”
Joe Smith: Minnesota Wild coach Dean Evason stated that goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury was at the arena the other day getting some treatment. There is no schedule on his return.
Evason stated “Hopefully we’ll have him sooner than later,” however didn’t understand if he’ll be out longer than a week.
Eric Engels: Montreal Canadiens defenseman Mike Matheson didn’t get clearance play right now.
Charlie O’Connor: The Philadelphia Flyers have actually included Patrick Brown to their lineup.
Luke Fox: Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Ilya Samsonov‘s knee isn’t one hundred percent and coach Sheldon Keefe doesn’t anticipate him to play this weekend.
John Lu: The Winnipeg Jets have actually positioned forward Mason Appleton on the IR with a wrist injury.
Scott Billeck: Jets coach Rick Bowness stated that they aren’t thinking about surgical treatment for Nikolaj Ehlers as a choice right now however included that whatever is on the table. He likewise wouldn’t validate if Ehlers is handling a groin injury.