Injury bug hits Metropolitan teams, multiple suspensions and other NHL news.
In Case You Missed It:
- St Louis Blues forward, Pavel Buchnevich, suspended two games for headbutting Arizona Coyotes forward Lawson Crouse. [Sportsnet]
✅ Hat trick
✅ Game-winning goal in OT
Have yourself a night, Joel Eriksson Ek
— The Athletic (@TheAthletic) October 20, 2021
- Devils’ top center, Jack Hughes, is listed as day-to-day after leaving last night’s game with a shoulder injury. [NorthJersey.com]
- Evander Kane received a 21-game suspension for using a faked vaccination card. [ESPN]
History has been made.
Katie Guay has become the first female referee in the AHL!
— NHL (@NHL) October 16, 2021
- Four-time Stanley Cup Champion and former New York Islander, Mike Bossey, diagnosed with cancer. [NHL]
- Winnipeg Jets handed a huge blow. Blake Wheeler to miss time with COVID. [ESPN]