The Bruins additional a different player to their damage record right after an harmless crew dinner.
Boston ideal winger David Pastrnak underwent a treatment on his thumb right after he fell walking out of a sponsorship dinner, standard supervisor Don Sweeney stated Tuesday.
According to Sweeney, the treatment was successful and Pastrnak will be out for two weeks. Following that, he will be re-evaluated.
Bruins mentor Bruce Cassidy said Pastrnak’s damage is a key option for other gamers to stage up.
“This crew is utilized to enjoying tight game titles … that will almost certainly be the formulation transferring forward,” he stated of how the crew will regroup while Pastrnak is out.
Pastrnak, 22, was the Bruins’ only player in the NHL All-Star video game final thirty day period. He became the 3rd-quickest player in franchise heritage to 100 profession aims and currently leads the Bruins in aims scored (31) and points (66).
The Bruins (31-17-8) are in 3rd location in the Atlantic Division with 70 points moving into Tuesday’s game titles, a issue again of the 2nd-location Maple Leafs and a issue ahead of the fourth-location Canadiens, who keep the very first wild-card location.