Lindholm Dealt With Rib Injury During Playoffs

Photo: Jake Roth, USA TODAY

Photo: Jake Roth, USA TODAY

By Michael Walters

After a NHL team has been eliminated from the playoffs, usually news of various injuries are revealed. Per Aftonbladet, a Swedish news website, Hampus Lindholm dealt with a rip injury during the series against Nashville. He sustained the injury in game four and had to take medication in order to deal with the pain. As a result of the injury Lindholm may not participate in the International Ice Hockey Federation(IIHF) World Championship in Russia next week.

Lindholm, along with Jakob Silfverberg and Rickard Rakell could still participate in the World Cup on Team Sweden, as the roster is not finalized until June 1.

Here is the current roster for Team Sweden:

G Henrik Lundqvist, New York Rangers
G Jacob Markstrom, Vancouver Canucks

D Oliver Ekman-Larsson, Arizona Coyotes
D Victor Hedman, Tampa Bay Lightning
D Niklas Hjalmarsson, Chicago Blackhawks
D Erik Karlsson, Ottawa Senators
D Niklas Kronwall, Detroit Red Wings
D Anton Stralman, Tampa Bay Lightning

F Nicklas Backstrom, Washington Capitals
F Loui Eriksson, Boston Bruins
F Filip Forsberg, Nashville Predators
F Gabriel Landeskog, Colorado Avalanche
F Daniel Sedin, Vancouver Canucks
F Henrik Sedin, Vancouver Canucks
F Alex Steen, St. Louis Blues
F Henrik Zetterberg, Detroit Red Wings

Bob Murray Relieves Bruce Boudreau As Head Coach 

Yesterday the Anaheim Ducks GM Murray announced that Boudreau would not be returning next season as the head coach. Today Murray will begin player exit interviews, at which time more injuries may become known throughout the weekend.

For full story and video of Murray’s press conference, please visit: Boudreau Relieved of His Duties.

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3 thoughts on “Lindholm Dealt With Rib Injury During Playoffs

  1. Thank you for all your updates this past year. It is truly appreciated.

    We may not have achieved the goal of winning the cup but we did go from worst to Pacific division champs

    We will get them next year.

    Let’s go Ducks!

    Please keep the news coming over the summer


    Sent from my iPhone



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