Check in throughout the day for the very latest from around
16-08-2019, 05:01 PM
Post: #1
Check in throughout the day for the very latest from around the NHL, including injury updates, roster moves, and other breaking news. Arizona Coyotes Coyotes GM Don Maloney told Arizona Sports 98.7 FM that Depending on how his season progresses - if London will be a playoff team in the OHL - if they were to lose out relatively early, theres a potential even to bring (Max Domi) to Arizona for at least a cup of coffee at the end of the year. - Arizona Sports 98.7 FM The Coyotes recalled F Brendan Shinnimin from the AHLs Portland Pirates. - Team Tweet Calgary Flames Jonas Hiller will get the start against Minnesota on Thursday as per head coach Bob Hartley. - Team Tweet Curtis Glencross (lower-body) said he felt alright on the ice following todays morning skate, but not great. He wont play Thursday against the Wild. - TSN Carolina Hurricanes Jiri Tlusty did not skate today. Coach Peters said he expects Tlusty to be able to practice tomorrow and play Friday against the Blues. - Team Tweet Colorado Avalanche Coach Patrick Roy said forward Jamie McGinn, who underwent back surgery in November, will not return this season - the first official diagnosis from the coach. The same could be true for forward Jesse Winchester, who has lingering vision problems from suffering a preseason concussion. Winchester is no longer skating or traveling with the team and might be shut down for the year. - The Denver Post Columbus Blue Jackets The Blue Jackets placed Jeremy Morin on Injured Reserve today. Morin will be sidelined indefinitely due to an upper-body injury. - NHL Dallas Stars Stars reassign Jyrki Jokipakka to the AHLs Texas Stars. - Team Tweet Erik Cole and Brett Ritchie both practiced and are game-time decesions for tomorrows game. - Mike Heika, Dallas Morning News Edmonton Oilers Taylor Hall is day to day with a bone bruise. - Ryan Rishaug, TSN New Jersey Devils The Devils took the morning off from practice and held a meeting instead. A few of the players did go for a skate, including Travis Zajac, Tuomo Ruutu (activated from IR), Jaromir Jagr, Dainius Zubrus and Jordin Tootoo. - Lou Lamoriello said Zajac is feeling much better and will be a game-time decision against the Leafs tonight. Tom Gulitti, The Record @TGfireandice New York Islanders Forward Cal Clutterbuck has been fined $2,000 as supplementary discipline under NHL Rule 64 (Diving/Embellishment). - NHL Ottawa Senators Colin Greening was on the ice with the team this morning ahead of the waiver deadline. The Senators winger wasnt picked up and will head to the clubs AHL affiliate in Binghamton - TSN Wednesdays Practice Lines: Forward Michalek-Turris-Stone MacArthur-Zibanejad-Ryan Hoffman-Pageau-Lazar Condra-Legwand-Neil Defence Borowiecki-Weircioch Phillips-Gryba Cowen-Ceci Methot-Karlsson Philadelphia Flyers Nicklas Grossmann (upper-body) is out for Thursdays game against the Jets. - Sam Carchidi, The Philadelphia Inquirer @BroadStBull Pittsburgh Penguins Marc-Andre Fleury will start in net tonight when the Penguins take on the Capitals. - Team Twitter Toronto Maple Leafs Jonathan Bernier will get the start in net against the Devils. Leo Komarov and Peter Holland will both be back tonight while Joffrey Lupul (lower body), Stephane Robidas (upper body) and Dion Phaneuf (hand) will all sit out. - Jonas Siegel, TSN The Leafs will start with Korbinian Holzer in Dio Phaneufs place on the top pairing with Cody Franson, but coach Peter Horachek said he may try others in that spot as well. - Jonas Siegel, TSN Petter Granberg was recalled from the AHLs Marlies will play his second NHL game this evening. - Jonas Siegel, TSN Wednesdays Projected Lines vs. Devils: Forward Komarov - Kadri - Kessel van Riemsdyk - Bozak - Clarkson Winnik - Holland - Santorelli Booth - Smith - Panik Defence Holzer - Franson Rielly - Polak Gardiner - Granberg Penny Hardaway Suns Jersey . Hawkins severely sprained his left ankle while making a diving catch during training camp and went on injured reserve with a designation he could return midway through the season. He was back at practice Wednesday. Dragan Bender Jersey . The Incheon-based tea, of the Korea Baseball Organization said the deal for the 35-year-old Scott included a $50,000 signing bonus. Scott reached the major leagues with Houston in 2005 and hit 23 homers or more for Baltimore each year from 2008-10. http://www.officialsunsfanstore.com/steve-nash-suns-jersey/ . - The Minnesota Vikings have ruled Christian Ponder out for Sundays game at Baltimore, because the quarterback has not yet passed all of his post-concussion tests. Charles Barkley Suns Jersey . 5 Trade Deadline isnt that far away and teams will be making decisions on whether to buy, sell and decide which players can make the biggest difference and hold the greatest value. Custom Phoenix Suns Jerseys .ca presents a week long look at some of the teams and stories that will shape the up coming campaign.NEW YORK, N.Y. - Once mumps invades a professional sports dressing room, it finds a fertile breeding ground and the NHL is finding that it is not easy to get rid of.Multiple players on multiple teams from coast to coast have come down with the mumps, an illness more typically associated with children.It started in Anaheim and plagued the Ducks, who had three players affected. The Minnesota Wild was next, with five victims. Tanner Glass of the New York Rangers then came down with it, and as recently as Wednesday, the New Jersey Devils had two players turn up sick.It is certainly an outbreak that was unexpected and has caused unwanted disruption at the team level, but it is not something we have any significant control over, NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly said. As long as our clubs are doing what they need to do to minimize risk of contraction, we are hopeful that the wave of cases will run their course and life will return to normal.The Ducks hosted the Wild in mid-October, New Jersey and the Rangers played each other a few days later and Minnesota visited the Rangers not long after that before facing the Devils in mid-November. But it was not clear whether the teams shared the virus with each other or picked it up in other ways.You see the hits that they have, and sometimes the spraying of saliva, said Dr. Judith Aberg, chief of the infectious diseases division at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. I think they are high risk. I am surprised we havent actually seen this before.The illness isnt just hitting hockey players, of course. Students on college campuses have also recently fallen victim in another close environment that promotes spreading of the very contagious virus.It is relatively uncommon since the vaccine was licensed in the early 1960s, but this year weve actually had more cases, Aberg said. In 2013, we had less than 500 cases, and already this year were looking at about 1,000 cases in the United States. One person is expected to infect 10 others.Millions are vaccinated at a young age, but Aberg said the immunity can wane with age and 10 to 20 per cent of individuals who have been vaccinated may not have full protection.The NHL and the players association have provided information to teams and players on ways to protect themselves against the mumpss.dddddddddddd Vaccination decisions for any disease are made by club medical staffs and the players themselves.The Rangers quickly moved to give boosters to players, and other teams have done the same. The Ducks cleaned and sterilized their entire operation following the outbreak that hit Corey Perry and others. Everyone was encouraged to get re-vaccinated and most did.Some affected players have already returned to the ice, and all should recover without lasting effects.Each season at training camp, players are encouraged to provide their vaccination records. Childhood vaccine programs are fairly universal and accessible worldwide, although arent mandatory in every country, the NHLPA said.The NHLPA has been actively educating the players regarding the recent outbreak, while providing best practices on how to avoid contracting and spreading mumps, players association spokesman Jonathan Weatherdon said.Many of the recommendations about locker room and bench behaviour are similar to the standard precautions the NHL provides regarding the flu, which is similarly transmitted.Simple coughing and sneezing and getting those respiratory droplets on each other can cause the spread of mumps, Aberg said. The problem is that it is contagious before you have symptoms. Thats where it gets tricky because you dont know youre going to come down with the mumps, and youre contagious. Then you are contagious for five days or so after you have symptoms.The illness even felled Minnesota ironman defenceman Ryan Suter, the rare American-born player to be affected.Every Wild player was offered a booster shot last month when the virus surfaced. Suter decided not to take it, and paid the price. He was the fifth Minnesota player — all defencemen whose cubicles are next to each other — to come down with the mumps.Suter, who hadnt missed a game since joining the Wild in 2012, led the NHL in ice time each of the last two seasons.I probably wash my hands more than anybody, he said. I go out of the way to make sure Im a clean guy. So for me to get it, it stunk. I always tell these guys, Youve got to be mentally strong and youll never get sick. So theyre all giving me a hard time.___AP Sports Writers Greg Beacham in Anaheim, Calif., and Dave Campbell in St. Paul, Minn., contributed to this report. ' ' '


Messages In This Thread
Check in throughout the day for the very latest from around - Bellroll33 - 16-08-2019, 05:01 PM

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)