Rittich says he’s ready
Stars hold Benn out
“He’s taken a lot of hard hits here lately, and we just don’t want it to linger,” said Stars coach Jim Montgomery. “He wanted to play because he’s a warrior, but we are not going to take that opportunity.
“A couple more days here and he’ll be fine in Winnipeg (Sunday).”
Mike Heika: Stars coach Montgomery said that Benn is not in concussion protocol.
Martinez close, Lewis not, Hagelin imminent
Coach Willie Desjardin on injured Trevor Lewis.
“I don’t think it’s quite soon. I think he’s still got a little ways to go. He has to go see the doc again, but he’s got to be at least two to three weeks away from playing.”
Carl Hagelin‘s return is imminent.
Three injured Predators skate
Pettersson feeling better
Adam Forsythe: Pettersson on the Kotkaniemi incident: “It was an accident. We got tangled up. We both fell down. I got in an awkward position. It wasn’t a dirty play or anything. He apologized afterwards, which shows good sportsmanship from him. It was unlucky for me and it is nothing to serious.”