Tavares out indefinitely with a concussion
Luke Fox: Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe confirms that John Tavares suffered a concussion final evening.
Leafs PR: Assertion from the Maple Leafs relating to Tavares.
“Toronto Maple Leafs captain John Tavares has been discharged from the hospital this morning. He was completely examined and assessed by the neurosurgical workforce at St. Michael’s Hospital and the membership’s medical director. He was saved in a single day for statement and is now resting at dwelling underneath the care and supervision of workforce physicians. Tavares will likely be out indefinitely.”
John Tavares: “The help I’ve felt since final evening can’t be put into phrases. I’m grateful to share that I’m again dwelling and recovering. Thanks to my household, buddies, teammates, the Maple Leafs group, Leafs Nation and the hockey group for being by my aspect.
Additionally, thanks to each medical groups, emergency providers and everybody at St. Mike’s Hospital for his or her distinctive care to assist me again on my toes.
I look ahead to after I can put on the Maple Leaf on my chest once more. Till then, I’ll be cheering on the boys together with Leafs Nation as we compete within the Stanley Cup Playoffs.”
Canucks lengthen Inexperienced
Vancouver Canucks: The Canucks have prolonged head coach Travis Inexperienced to multi-year contract extension.
“We’re excited to have Travis Inexperienced proceed to guide the Canucks as head coach and transfer ahead from a difficult 12 months to give attention to future seasons,” stated Benning. Our plan has all the time been to draft and develop a younger core and encompass them with supporting gamers who will help us win. We have now a few of the finest younger gamers within the NHL and I imagine Travis is the suitable coach to assist us obtain workforce success and a return to the playoffs.”
NHL Draft Lottery Odds
NHL.com: The 2021 NHL draft lottery will happen on June 2nd. The 2021 NHL draft will likely be held on July twenty third and twenty fourth.
There are some modifications to this 12 months’s lottery – “the variety of drawings was diminished from three to 2. The primary draw will decide which workforce receives the No. 1 decide and the second draw will decide which workforce will get the No. 2 decide.”
The Buffalo Sabres completed final and might now draft no decrease than No. 3. Underneath the earlier lotteries, the Sabres might fall to No. 4.
If the Arizona Coyotes win the lottery, there will likely be a redraw. The Coyotes misplaced their 2021 1st spherical decide for violating the NHL Mix Testing Coverage.
1. Buffalo Sabres, 16.6 p.c
2. Anaheim Geese, 12.1 p.c
3. Seattle Kraken, 10.3 p.c
4. New Jersey Devils, 10.3 p.c
5. Columbus Blue Jackets, 8.5 p.c
6. Detroit Crimson Wings, 7.6 p.c
7. San Jose Sharks, 6.7 p.c
8. Los Angeles Kings, 5.8 p.c
9. Vancouver Canucks, 5.4 p.c
10. Ottawa Senators, 4.5 p.c
11. Arizona Coyotes, 3.1 p.c
12. Chicago Blackhawks, 2.7 p.c
13. Calgary Flames, 2.2 p.c
14. Philadelphia Flyers, 1.8 p.c
15. Dallas Stars, 1.4 p.c
16. New York Rangers, 1.0 p.c