Western Conference News: Blackhawks, Avalanche, Blues, Sharks and Canucks

Western Conference News: Blackhawks, Avalanche, Blues, Sharks and Canucks

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Vancouver Canucks Brock Boeser leaves after blocking a shot
On the Chicago Blackhawks …

Chris Hine: Jan Rutta and Cody Franson are hopeful to return to the lineup on Thursday.

On the Colorado Avalanche …

NHL.com: Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson has been suspended for two games for boarding Lightning forward Vladislav Namestnikov.

On the St. Louis Blues …

Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: The Blues activated defenseman Alex Pietrangelo from the IR yesterday.

On the San Jose Sharks …

Kevin Kurz: Coach Pete DeBoer said that forward Logan Couture is day-to-day and out at least tonight with a head injury.

On the Vancouver Canucks …

Vancouver Canucks: Forward Brock Boeser left last night’s game early after suffering a foot injury.

Ben Kuzma: Boeser was seen after the game on crutches.

Vancouver Canucks: Coach Travis Green didn’t have an update on Boeser after the games: “It’s another challenge, that’s for sure.”