Conor Ryan: Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy on Tuukka Rask:
“He’s fully on schedule. And the schedule, once more, defer to the medical folks, was imagined to be someplace after the brand new 12 months. Might be into February. Now February is the Olympic break, so then it bleeds into March. So there was a bit of little bit of leeway there once I was instructed initially when the surgical procedure occurred. So I believe he’s proper there, if not most likely a bit of bit forward. I do know he’s not behind.”
Adrian Dater: Avalanche Jared Bednar mentioned that goaltender Pavel Francouz is getting “actual shut” to returning.
David Bwork: Panthers coach Andrew Brunette updating accidents.
Barkov is being evaluated each day and continues to be listed as week-to-week.
Duclair will skate as we speak and is longing for Thursday or Saturday.
Juolevi is listed as day-to-day. He may go to the AHL on a conditioning stint.
Gustav Forsling was injured on Saturday and is out week-to-week.
Eric Engels: Canadiens coach Dominique Ducharme mentioned that defenseman Joel Edmundson has been coping with a again harm all season. He’s assembly with docs and hopefully he’s in a position to begin taking contact quickly.
Pens Inside Scoop: Penguins coach Sullivan on Evgeni Malkin: “Geno is on the subsequent stage of his rehab course of the place our medical staff thinks he’s able to get extra gamers round him and take part in a non-contact style. In order that was the motivation to deliver him on this journey.”
Jeremy Rutherford: St. Louis Blues coach Craig Berube on David Perron: “He got here in as we speak, did some gentle exercise stuff, however that’s the place he’s at proper now. No person is aware of, proper? The one individual that is aware of is the particular person himself. We’ll simply see what occurs with that.”
Jesse Granger: Vegas Golden Knights coach Pete DeBoer mentioned that ahead Nolan Patrick has been skating on his personal and is progressing however added that he “wouldn’t name him shut” to returning.