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Phil Kessel was named the best forward at the 2014 Olympics.

Kessel was the leading scorer in the tourney as he had five goals and eight points despite being shutout in his last two games. Kessel has taken his game to a new level and is one of the top five offensive forwards in the NHL.
Sun, Feb 23, 2014 09:45:00 AM

Erik Gudbranson suffered an upper-body injury in Wednesday's game against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The Canucks have already tweeted that he won't be returning to tonight's game. They'll likely provide an update on his status in the coming days. We'll consider him day-to-day for now.
Nov 22 - 9:12 PM

Anders Nilsson will be the Canucks' starter on Wednesday.

Jacob Markstrom got the nod on Tuesday, so he's getting a breather. Nilsson has a 4-1-1 record, 2.30 GAA, and .929 save percentage in six games this season.
Nov 22 - 6:07 PM

Antti Niemi will play between the pipes Wednesday night.

Niemi was claimed off waivers by Montreal on Nov. 14 and this will be his first start with the Canadiens. He has a 6.67 GAA and .820 save percentage in six games this season.
Nov 22 - 6:03 PM

Shea Weber (lower body) won't be available for Wednesday's contest.

Weber also missed Tuesday's contest. He was initially considered questionable for Wednesday's game, but he's now ruled out. Blueliner Jakub Jerabek will make his NHL debut as a result. Meanwhile, Weber should be regarded as day-to-day.
Nov 22 - 5:58 PM

Steve Mason is expected be the Jets' starter on Wednesday.

Mason was the first goaltender off the ice following the morning skate, which is usually a good gauge of who the starter will be. He's had a rough campaign with a 1-3-1 record, 3.76 GAA, and .892 save percentage in six contests.
Nov 22 - 5:34 PM

Ryan McDonagh (abdominal strain) will miss at least two games.

McDonagh had already been ruled out of Wednesday's contest, but he won't play on Friday either. The plan is to reevaluate him on Sunday.
Nov 22 - 5:22 PM

It looks like Maxime Lagace will play between the pipes on Wednesday.

Lagace was the first goaltender off the ice following the morning skate, which is usually a good indication of who the starter will be. He's been pretty good lately, winning three of his last four starts. Still, it's a bit surprising to see Vegas continue to lean on him now that Malcolm Subban is healthy.
Nov 22 - 3:04 PM

Shea Weber (lower body) is questionable for Wednesday's game.

Weber couldn't play on Tuesday due to the ailment. It would be particularly unfortunate if he can't play Wednesday night as the Canadiens will be facing his old team, the Predators in Nashville.
Nov 22 - 1:21 PM

Anton Khudobin will get his third straight start on Wednesday.

Boston's riding the hot hand as Khudobin held the competition to just a goal in each of his last two starts. He has a 5-0-2 record, 2.17 GAA, and .935 save percentage in eight games this season.
Nov 22 - 12:41 PM

Rasmus Ristolainen (upper body) took part in Wednesday's practice.

Sabres coach Phil Housley described Ristolainen as "very close" to returning while Ristolainen seemed even more upbeat. "I told everyone I'm ready," said Ristolainen. "I'm in good shape right now. I felt good. I felt fresh, and the legs were going. It's been long weeks lately, and I'm excited to get back." Ristolainen was hurt on Nov. 2 and his absence has been a big blow to the Sabres as he had been averaging 27:10 minutes per game. He isn't expected to play on Wednesday, but perhaps he'll return as early as Friday.
Nov 22 - 12:18 PM

Semyon Varlamov is continuing to battle an illness.

Varlamov didn't practice on Tuesday due to the disease and on Wednesday the Avalanche decided it was necessary to summon Andrew Hammond. Jonathan Bernier will play between the pipes and presumably Hammond will serve as the backup.
Nov 22 - 12:06 PM




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