Quick Hits: The Hurting Edition
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Detroit Red Wings F Bobby Ryan, out since March 28, says he had a deteriorated tendon in his R triceps. Underwent surgery last month. Says it went well, starting to rehab a little bit.— Helene St. James (@HeleneStJames) May 5, 2021
May 5, 2021
Around the League
Philadelphia Flyers lose Shayne Gostisbehere to a two-game suspension after boarding call - ESPN
The suspension will cost Gostisbehere $77,586. The Flyers, eliminated from playoff contention, have just three games left heading into Wednesday’s action. It’s possible they won’t even dress Gostisbehere for the season finale.
As always, should have been longer.
Hearing that after talks w/Turner & ESPN, Eddie Olczyk has agreed to a 5-year deal to become Turner’s lead NHL analyst starting next season.— Craig Morgan (@CraigSMorgan) May 6, 2021
Word is Olczyk will still have freedom to cover horse racing for NBC.
Also hearing Ray Ferraro is in line to become ESPN's lead analyst.
Also reported that Turner will hire Kenny Albert