NHL Injury Updates: Blackhawks, Avs, Blue Jackets, Oilers, Wild, Canadiens, Kraken, Blues and Leafs
Peter Baugh: Colorado Avalanche forward Valeri Nichushkin aggravated something at practice a few days ago. They are hopeful that it’s not severe and that he’ll only miss a couple of games according to coach Jared Bednar.
- Peter Baugh: Avs defenseman Byram: “I feel good. I’m ready to play. It’s kind of a day-by-day thing at times, but I feel like I’ve continued to progress and I’m ready to go.”
Puck Pedia: With Mitch Marner being activated from the LTIR yesterday the Toronto Maple Leafs have a projected salary cap hit of $66,000, which is a $111,000 cap hit now and $330,000 at the trade deadline.