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Corey Crawford's status for the Chicago Blackhawks' season opener remains uncertain, but he does appear to be trending in the right direction. The goaltender is expected to take the ice Friday morning on the club's first day of training camp, a source told The Athletic's Scott Powers on Thursday night.
Crawford last played in late December and reportedly dealt with vertigo-like symptoms before returning to practice in February and ultimately Certain content reproduced under license. Former Buffalo Sabres goaltender Robin Lehner exited his final game of the season on March 29 with what the team revealed as a lower-body injury. He was not seen in the dressing room for the rest of the year - even on locker cleanout day. In a first-person story published by The Athletic on Thursday, Lehner admitted he was addicted to alcohol, sleeping pills, and had suicidal thoughts leading up to his mysterious disappearance late in There are many of these happening throughout the league with restricted free agents.
Tavares, Marner building chemistry at Leafs camp. Canucks trying to pick up the pace at training camp.
With renewed confidence, Zaitsev looks for bounce-back season. Bob addresses your questions on hockey Well, maybe not love and life. There are still weeks to go before they will play their first regular-season game, but this weekend the Leafs set out to start discovering what exactly typical might look like for them this season.
Kristen Shilton has more. Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and Max Pacioretty got his first in a Vegas uniform as the Golden Knights defeated the Arizona Coyotes in pre-season action.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel was very brief when asked about what he did during the off-season. But this year Mike Babcock is making a change. Patrick Marleau has been skating with Matthews at training camp, and the pair have looked very good. Mark Masters has more. Ottawa's head coach Guy Boucher is happy with the progress the Sens' young players are making as the preseason games approach.
Preparing for real NHL competition, Boucher is liking what he is seeing from the team with 'a lot of holes to be filled' on the roster. Blackhawks defenceman Brent Seabrook is back after missing the start of training camp with an abdominal injury. Ovechkin serves as Redskins honorary captain at home opener Cup-winning Capitals forward caps whirlwind week with appearance at FedEx Field. Getzlaf leads veteran core Anaheim hoping established players can stay healthy, mesh with young forwards for run at Stanley Cup.
Morrissey signs two-year contract with Jets year-old defenseman was restricted free agent, had 26 points last season. McDavid will 'absolutely torch this league,' Oilers teammate says: Dahlin impresses during scrimmage with Sabres No. Canada, Day 2 Kids take spotlight in road hockey tournament; buzz builds for Maple Leafs-Senators preseason game. Galchenyuk, Grabner added to boost scoring Arizona hopes moves lead to more goals, return to playoffs. Brad Marchand Bruins forward reflects on visit to Great Wall.