Need to Know: Bruins at Red Wings

DETROIT – The Bruins will be without both David Pastrnak and Trent Frederic on Tuesday night when they cap their back-to-back with a matchup against the Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena. Both wingers exited Monday’s win in Columbus with Frederic in the second period with what leaving the team termed an upper-body injury and … Read more

Monahan out for season for Flames, needs surgery on right hip

CALGARY — Sean Monahan will miss the remainder of the season for the Calgary Flames because of surgery to repair the labrum in his right hip. “He’s battled some things,” Flames general manager Brad Treliving said Saturday. “It’s unfortunate. The good news in here is he’s got a lot of time to get this addressed. … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Blue Jackets

“We’ll continue to work to try to get him in the lineup. He played well the other night…he’s not out of the lineup because he didn’t play well. We’ve just got other guys back in that have spots those in Craig Smith,” Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy said of McLaughlin. “He’s obviously eligible for Providence so … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Devils

BOSTON – Bruce Cassidy has been hinting for several days that he was considering making some changes to his lineup and on Thursday morning he announced a bevy of personnel tweaks ahead of the Bruins’ matchup against the New Jersey Devils at TD Garden. On the back end, Mike Rilly and Josh Brown will sub … Read more

Mrazek out at least six weeks for Maple Leafs with groin injury

TORONTO — Peter Mrazek will be out at least six weeks for the Toronto Maple Leafs because of a groin injury, meaning the goalie will miss the start of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Mrazek was injured in the first period of a 6-4 win against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Tuesday. He allowed … Read more

Haula Has Been A Huge Help for B’s Second Line

BOSTON – Eric Haula‘s first season in Black & Gold could have gone sideways. When the forward was scratched for a Sunday night tilt against the Canucks on November 28, he had just one goal and two assists through 17 games. As a veteran of nine NHL seasons, a night in the press box could … Read more

NHL Buzz: Krug out week to week with upper-body injury for Blues

st. Louis Blues Torey Krug is out week to week for the Blues with an upper-body injury. The defenseman left in the second period of a 5-2 win against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday. “It’s really tough. Valuable player for us,” Blues coach Craig Berube said Thursday. “It is what it is, but it is … Read more

Injuries plaging several key Nebraska players during spring practice | Football

Nebraska passed the halfway point of spring workouts Thursday and continues to practice without multiple players who will figure prominently into next season. Tight end has been particularly hard, NU coach Scott Frost said. Along with Travis Vokolek, Chris Hickman and Chancellor Brewington, touted second-year freshman Thomas Fidone has missed time with injury as well. … Read more

Need to Know: Bruins vs. Lightning

BOSTON – Despite optimism that Patrice Bergeron would return to the lineup for the Bruins’ showdown with the Tampa Bay Lightning, Boston’s captain received “bad news” on Thursday morning and will miss his fourth consecutive game with an elbow infection. Bergeron, who returned to practice in full on Wednesday, did not receive clearance from doctors … Read more

Bergeron Returns to Practice, Termed ‘Probable’ for Tampa Game

BOSTON – After missing the last three games with an elbow infection, Patrice Bergeron returned to practice with his teammates on Wednesday at Warrior Ice Arena. Boston’s captain has a doctor’s appointment on Thursday morning and after that it will be determined if he is cleared to play for the B’s showdown with the Tampa … Read more