• SHARE:
  • email
  • Bookmark and Share

Wild's Zucker injured after being elbowed in head by Ducks' Perry

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker was helped off the ice after he was elbowed in the head by Anaheim's Corey Perry in the second period of the Ducks' 2-1 victory on Tuesday night.

Perry dipped his shoulder and threw an elbow at Zucker's head, sending him crashing into the corner boards. Zucker stayed down on the ice for about five minutes as he was helped by trainers.

Perry was given a major penalty for interference and was ejected.

Wild coach Mike Yeo said he didn't see a replay of the hit enough times to comment on it.

"You never like seeing one of your players getting hit like that," he said.

Yeo said he didn't have an update on Zucker's condition.

More Stories

Anaheim Ducks' Kyle Palmieri out at least 2 weeks with high ankle sprain; Theodore also hurt

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Anaheim Ducks forward Kyle Palmieri is expected to miss at least two weeks...

NHL free-agent defenceman Cory Sarich injured in cycling accident; extent of injuries unclear

DENVER - Free-agent NHL defenceman Cory Sarich is recovering in a Calgary hospital after a...

Sharks F Logan Couture has surgery on hand injured in playoff fight

SAN JOSE, Calif. - San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture has undergone surgery on his hand that...

Injured Canadiens goalie Price skates in full equipment, but will not play

BROSSARD, Que. - Hope and speculation ran high when Carey Price took to the ice in full...
blog comments powered by Disqus

THN on Twitter

Will the Blue Jackets and Ryan Johansen agree on a contract before the start of the regular season?




Contests

Our Partners