Found November 04, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
PLAYERS: David Booth
TEAMS: Vancouver Canucks
The Vancouver Canucks left for Phoenix today and the start of a daunting four-game road trip, but winger David Booth was headed in a different direction, which seems consistent with his time as a Canuck. The injury-prone forward was dispatched to the American Hockey League’s Utica Comets on a conditioning assignment. Booth, 28, hasn't played since Oct. 24 in New Jersey when he left the game after the first period. A conditioning stint can last a maximum of two weeks. The Comets have a home game Tuesday against the Toronto Marlies and then road games Thursday and Friday against the Lake Erie Monsters. The Canucks, meanwhile, will meet the Coyotes on Tuesday (6 p.m., Sportsnet Pacific, Team 1040), followed by a Thursday date in San Jose and then weekend outings in Los Angeles on Saturday and Anaheim on Sunday. Booth's latest problem is believed to a groin-related, which he so much as admitted before backtracking and saying it was “lower body.” Last season, he suffered a ma...
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