Quick Hits: The Monday Morning Edition
In Red Wings Land
Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin on missing three games: "I had to be home for a family emergency."— Brad Galli (@BradGalli) November 8, 2021
"I hope everyone can respect my family's privacy at this time." pic.twitter.com/K4VX5kDFgu
That’s all the detail I ever need.
Theodor Niederbach left today's game early and did not return after these hard-to-watch scenes. pic.twitter.com/bOMbqyJ7ao— IcehockeyGifs (@IcehockeyG) November 6, 2021
Theo Niederbach says he ”feels okay under the circumstances.”.— IcehockeyGifs (@IcehockeyG) November 7, 2021
He’s had some stitches but is not feeling any dizziness or nausea.
However he will not join the U20 team at the 4-nation tournament the upcoming week, instead resting and recovering. #LGRW https://t.co/G8ocn5odyT
Around the League
Exec said concerns over NHL response began with NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Bill Daly leaning back in chairs, not wearing suit jackets during Monday press conference.— Rick Westhead (@rwesthead) November 6, 2021
Exec: “They seemed to have no clue about respecting the gravity of the situation.”