Things You Might Have Missed:
- Mats Zuccarello (Rangers) is day-to-day with an undisclosed upper-body injury.
- Sam Morin (Flyers prospect) has fractured his jaw. He is expected to have surgery tomorrow.
- Rick Nash (Rangers) left the game to be with his wife who is expecting the couple’s first child.
- James Reimer (Leafs) left the game after being hit in the head by Dominic Moore. Post-game he said it was precautionary protocol [especially given his history]
- Hurricanes recall Zach Boychuk from Charlotte, place Jeff Skinner on IR.
- Justin Hodgman (Coytoes) has been assigned to Portland (AHL).
- Wild signed defenseman Jonas Brodin to a six-year, $25 million extension. $4.167 AAV
- Downie (Penguins) had a “slight muscle pull” in his shoulder, but it’s “nothing really serious,” per coach Johnston.
- Curtis McKenzie (Stars) recalled.
Graphs & Things: courtesy of hockeystats.ca
Tonight’s graphs are definitely a lesson in score effects.