Thoughts on Saturday's relatively injury free slate of NHL action
For the first time this season we won't spend too much time breaking down the latest Saturday night injury news, which is always welcome.
Chicago Blackhawks winger Dan Carcillo left his game on Saturday night with an apparent knee injury, and Alex Ovechkin sustained some damage to his hand when he blocked a shot, but he stayed in the game and is a Russian Machine that Never Breaks so he'll be okay we hope.
We'll start with the matinee game where the Buffalo Sabres beat the San Jose Sharks 2-1. The Sharks are reeling having lost four games in a row and are looking brutal frankly. This isn't a streak of bad luck, this is just extraordinarily permissive defensive play...
You know what they could probably use - how about a stud first line power forward whose shot rates and