Coyotes lose 2
Craig Morgan: Arizona Coyotes forward Alex Galchenyuk (upper-body) and defenseman Kyle Capobianco (lower-body) are noted as week-to-week.
Jones out 6 weeks
Chicago Blackhawks: Defenseman Caleb Jones will miss out on about 6 weeks with a stretched left wrist.
Kassian to go into concussion procedure
Daniel Nugent-Bowman: Edmonton Oilers coach Dave Tippett stated that forward Zack Kassian will go into concussion procedure for a couple of days. The bump that Kassian suffered after striking his avoid the ice has actually decreased. They are enthusiastic that he’s prevented something severe.
Reaves is not dismissed for their opener
Larry Brooks: New York Rangers forward Ryan Reaves is everyday with a lower-body injury.
Colin Stephenson: Rangers coach Gerard Gallant hasn’t ruled Reaves out for their season opener:
“I think it’s going to be close,” he stated. “When we left the game, I said no, but… the last couple of days it’s going in the right direction… I can’t really say, but I think it’s going to be real close.”
Matthews won’t play tonight
Kristen Shilton: Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe stated that Auston Matthews won’t play in their preseason ending. Their house opener is next Wednesday and he’ll be everyday leading up to it.
Boeser enthusiastic for Game 1
Vancouver Canucks: Canucks coach Travis Green on Brock Boeser: “It’s up in the air. Hopefully he skates tomorrow but we’ll see where he’s at. The goal is to play game 1.”
Samantha Pell of the Washington Post: Washington Capitals forward Alex Ovechkin left last night’s video game in the very first duration. The intensity of the injury, and if he’ll be prepared for their season opener on Wednesday is not understood.
His left leg awkwardly struck Philadelphia Flyers Travis Konecny and he wasn’t able to put much weight on it as he headed to the dressing space.
Coach Peter Laviolette stated he’ll be re-evaluated today.
Ehlers leaves early
Winnipeg Jets PR: Forward Nikolaj Ehlers left last night’s video game early.