Brenden Dillon, 22, is one of the young defensemen who are inspiring some hope for the Dallas Stars’ future. The franchise should get especially excited if he can regularly score goals like he did early in Tuesday night’s game against the Edmonton Oilers:
It’s tempting to make a pool joke here, but instead, it also conjures up memories of the McDonald’s commercial where Michael Jordan and Larry Bird faced off in a game of H-O-R-S-E:
Too bad Nike doesn’t sell sweet sweaters like the one Jordan was wearing in that ad.
Contrary to earlier reports about him missing about a month, it sounds like his window of recovery is still up in the air (which, to be fair, could mean that he’ll still miss about a month when it’s all said and done).
ESPN’s Pierre LeBrun reports that Price underwent testing with Montreal’s team doctor on Saturday and is expected to go through more; we may not know more about his expected injury timeline until early this coming week.
Carey Price met with team doc today. Will undergo more tests. Habs likely won't have more concrete info until early in the week