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Flyers Lose James Van Riemsdyk For 4-6 Weeks Due To Hand Injury, Hurricanes Lose Brett Pesce 4-6 Months After Right Shoulder Surgery

Photo: NBCS Philadelphia Thursday delivered some bad news for two Metropolitan Division teams on the injury front as the Philadelphia Flyers announced forward James Van Riemsdyk will miss 4-6 weeks (the remainder of the regular season) after suffering a hand … Continue reading

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Islanders’ Johnny Boychuk “Ok,” Had 90 Stitches After Taking Skate To The Face

Photo: Getty Images New York Islanders General Manager Johnny Boychuk told reporters on Wednesday that defenseman Johnny Boychuk is “okay” after forward Arturri Lehkonen’s skate hit him near the eyelid with nearly 11 minutes remaining the team’s 6-2 loss to … Continue reading

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Islanders’ Johnny Boychuk Takes Skate Blade to the Face In Game Against Canadiens

Hockey, like any sport, brings with it the potential for injury, with a combination of hard, cold ice, sticks, a puck, and sharp skate blades being potential causes of injury to players or officials. On Tuesday night, in a game … Continue reading

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Blue Jackets Announce Josh Anderson Will Miss 4-6 Months After Undergoing Surgery To Repair Posterior Labral Tear In Left Shoulder

Photo: The Columbus Dispatch The Columbus Blue Jackets announced on Monday night that forward Josh Anderson underwent successful surgery to repair a posterior labral tear of his left shoulder on Monday and is expected to miss 4-6 months, meaning he … Continue reading

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Lightning Announce Steven Stamkos Will Undergo Core Muscle Surgery, Miss 6-8 Weeks

Photo: ABC Action News The Tampa Bay Lightning announced prior to their game against the Calgary Flames on Saturday afternoon that captain Steven Stamkos will undergo core muscle surgery on Monday and miss 6-8 weeks (the remainder of the regular … Continue reading

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Former Capital Alex Semin Out Rest Of Season For KHL’s Podolsk Vityaz With Lower-Body Injury

The KHL’s Podolsk Vityaz announced on Friday morning that captain Alex Semin will miss the rest of the season, including the 2020 Gagarin Cup Playoffs, due to a lower-body injury suffered on Thursday.

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Sharks’ Erik Karlsson Done For The Season With Broken Thumb

Photo: NBCS Bay Area The San Jose Sharks announced on Saturday afternoon that defenseman Erik Karlsson will miss the rest of the 2019-20 season with a broken thumb.

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Braden Holtby vs. Philipp Grubauer In Goal; Avalanche Place Andre Burakovsky On PP1 Against Former Team, Evgeny Kuznetsov Skates After Morning Skate: Capitals at Avalanche Pregame Notebook

Photo: Samantha Pell/WaPo Goaltender Braden Holtby will start in net for the third time in four games when the Washington Capitals visit the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on Thursday night (9:30 PM ET, NBC Sports Washington locally or NBCSN … Continue reading

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Kuznetsov Not On The Ice And Remains Day-To-Day; Fehervary Returns To Hershey: News From Capitals’ Practice

The Washington Capitals held a Wednesday practice ahead of their Thursday tilt at Pepsi Center against the Colorado Avalanche (9:30 P.M. on NBCSN nationally and NBC Sports Washington locally). Here is the latest from Medstar Capitals Iceplex.

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Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov Day-To-Day With Upper-Body Injury, Nick Jensen Back On Second Pairing: Tuesday’s Practice Notebook

Center Evgeny Kuznetsov was not on the ice for the Washington Capitals‘ practice on Tuesday after sustaining an upper-body injury during the second period of the team’s 5-3 loss to the New York Islanders on Monday. He was labeled as … Continue reading

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