- Arizona Coyotes PR: Schmaltz suffered an upper-body injury and will be reevaluated today.
Joe Haggerty: Boston Bruins defenseman Mike Reilly missed last night’s game. Coach Bruce Cassidy said that Reilly has been dealing with a nagging issue and that he’s missed some of their practices of late.
The Bruins are hoping that defenseman Brandon Carlo gets cleared to return for tonight’s game.
Kevin Weekes: Have been told that Buffalo Sabres goaltender Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen could be out the remainder of the season with a lower-body injury.
- Elliotte Friedman: Initial word is that Panarin won’t play the rest of the season.
- Elliotte Friedman: Rangers coach David Quinn said that Panarin was “OK” after the after game
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Sens Communication: Ottawa Senators defenseman Thomas Chabot left last night’s game with an upper-body injury.
Defenseman Mike Matheson left Saturday’s game and is now listed as week-to-week.
- Chris Wassel: The Penguins were 16-5-2 without Malkin.
- Puck Pedia: Malkin’s $9.5 million salary cap hit come off their LTIR pool. Forward Brandon Tanev is the lone Penguin on the LTIR. Their current cap space is $723,000.
- Matt Vensel: Penguins forward Tanev isn’t quite ready yet.