Still left wing Marcus Johansson was not out there for the Bruins official team photograph on Wednesday early morning at 11 a.m. at the TD Backyard garden.
The Bruins utilized a substitute sporting Johansson’s No. 90 jersey and he was positioned on the far left in the back again row. Johansson was hospitalized Tuesday night just after having a vicious shoulder-to-shoulder hit from Carolina Hurricanes forward Michael Ferland.
Johansson took the hit at 3:15 of the initial time period in the Bruins 4-3 additional time earn at the Backyard garden. Johansson was acquired from the New Jersey Devils for a 2019 second round select and a 2020 fourth rounder at the trade deadline.
“He’s still in the clinic ending up exams,” mentioned Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy. “The team will have an announcement later on on but I haven’t heard everything.
“Sometimes no news is good news, but we will get it to you later on.”
Johansson performed two seasons with the Devils but skipped substantial time from two concussions, 1 inflicted by Bruins forward Brad Marchand. He performed in 48 games for the Devils just before the trade.