Alyson Lozoff: Anaheim Ducks forward Rickard Rakell returned to the lineup last night.
The Canadiens are waiting for medical clearance for goaltender Jake Allen today. He could play on Wednesday if cleared from his concussion.
John Lu: Canadiens coach Ducharme said that defenseman Joel Edmundson will travel with the team on their road trip to Washington and Buffalo. He will practice with the team on the road and are hopeful to be able to return to the lineup next week.
After Mathieu Perreault’s second eye surgery, his vision still isn’t 100 percent. Coach Ducharme said there is still optimism that he will be okay.
Brooks Bratten: Nashville Predators forward Filip Forsberg, who is on the IR with an upper-body injury, was on the ice for their morning skate and in a no-contact jersey. Last week head coach John Hynes said that Forsberg was “trending in the right direction” and was skating on his own.
- Giana Han: Flyers coach Alain Vigneault said that forward Kevin Hayes reinjured himself. He traveled with the team to get treatment in Tampa and will stay there for a few days.
- Olivia Reiner: Hayes is listed as week-to-week.
Joe Smith of The Athletic: Tampa Bay Lightning head coach John Cooper said that they are still “waiting for more information” on Brayden Point’s injury before putting a timeline on it.
Point is out indefinitely with an upper-body injury.
ICYMI, this was #GoBolts‘ Point slamming into the boards last night vs. NJD, about halfway through the third period. He got up on his own power and took the penalty shot he was awarded and skated the remainder of the game. pic.twitter.com/4jsZIHgnPl
— (@faiello_mari) November 21, 2021