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via the Anaheim Ducks,
Ducks forward Corey Perry has a knee injury and will be further evaluated when the team returns to Anaheim. The Ducks play at Winnipeg tomorrow (Sunday) at noon PT.
Perry was injured on a hip check delivered by Minnesota Wild defenseman Keith Ballard at the 9:40 mark of the first period in Anaheim’s 5-4 victory at Xcel Energy Center on Friday night. Perry needed assistance off the ice and did not return to the game.
Perry skated in 2:20 TOI, going scoreless. The Peterborough, Ontario native leads the Ducks with 14 goals and ranks second on the team with 22 points.
Watch the hit below if you missed it earlier...
No penalty on the play...
Perry could barely put any weight on his left leg and needed help getting off the ice.
added 8:54pm, Video of the hit is below...
RDS did a great feature on Saku Koivu and here it is courtesy of swiss habs YouTube channel.
"We're competitive. We want to be the elite guys. We want to be looked at to change hockey games. In the last little bit here, we haven't been doing that. [We] take that on our shoulders, wanted to show the group."
-Ryan Getzlaf of the Anaheim Ducks on himself and Corey Perry. More on the Ducks from Lance Pugmire of the LA Times.
A shot to the ribs, kidney area of Marian Hossa which is usually not protected by equipment. No penalty on the play.
Marian Hossa can't believe it!
Anaheim TV crew with the call below...
Kyle Palmieri receives five for boarding and a game misconduct.
TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired a third-round pick in 2015 from the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for defenseman Eric Brewer, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced today.
The 2015 third round pick the Lightning received from the Ducks was previously acquired from the Edmonton Oilers.
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