On the Philadelphia Flyers …
Dave Isaac: Gudas after practice: “I didn’t see him. He didn’t see me. Tough break.”
Dave Isaac: Projected forward lines: Giroux-Couturier-Voracek, Konecny-Patrick-Simmonds, Weal-Filppula-Raffl, Laughton-Lehtera-Read.
On the Pittsburgh Penguins …
Wes Crosby: Forward lines at practice: Guentzel-Crosby-Simon, Hagelin-Malkin-Kessel, Sheary-Brassard-Rust, Aston-Reese – Sheahan – Kuhnhackl.
Pittsburgh Penguins: Sullivan on Hornqvist: “Hornqvist’s not an easy guy to replace. He’s a unique player for us. He brings a lot. By committee, we’re going to have to pick up the pieces… We believe we have the personnel to do it. We have depth at the forward position.”
On the Washington Capitals …
Isabelle Khurshudyan: Forward lines at practice: Ovechkin-Kuznetsov-Wilson, Vrana-Backstrom-Boyd, Connolly-Eller-DSP, Chiasson-Beagle-Stephenson.
Isabelle Khurshudyan: T.J. Oshie was given a maintenance day. He’s missed some practice days before with his issue.
Isabelle Khurshudyan: Defensive pairing at practice: Kempny-Carlson, Orlov-Niskanen, Orpik-Djoos.
On the Winnipeg Jets …
Sara Orlesky: Defensive pairings at their morning skate: Morrissey-Trouba, Morrow-Byfuglien, Chiarot-Poolman
Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun: When coach Paul Maurice was asked if he could provide an injury update on Tyler Myers or anyone else.
“No, I can’t,” said Maurice.