Sabres leading scorer Jeff Skinner required assistance to leave the ice after hurting his lower left leg in the second period of Buffalo’s home game against Washington.
Despite weather concerns, the NHL said the outdoor Stadium Series game between the Penguins and host Flyers at Lincoln Financial Field will start on time.
The Carolina Hurricanes have activated center Jordan Staal from injured reserve.
The Stars have traded for Devils defenseman Ben Lovejoy, the teams announced Saturday. New Jersey is getting defenseman Connor Carrick and a third-round pick in the 2019 in return.
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Veteran goalie Brian Elliott will get the start for the Flyers over rookie sensation Carter Hart on Saturday night when they host the Penguins in a Stadium Series outdoor game at Lincoln Financial Field. Hart has been pulled from his past two starts.
Oilers star Connor McDavid was handed a two-game suspension — the first of his career — for his illegal check to the head of Islanders defenseman Nick Leddy.
Buffalo Sabres forward Kyle Okposo is out indefinitely after being diagnosed with his third concussion in less than three years. He was felled by a punch to the face during a fight with Rangers defenseman Tony DeAngelo on Feb. 15.
Defenseman Nick Jensen, who has 15 points and is averaging a career-high 20:48 of ice time this season, has been traded from Detroit to Washington on Friday.
Washington landed perhaps the best rental defensemen on the market, but Detroit looks good after this one too.