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NHL Injury News:
The New York Rangers lost winger Taylor Pyatt in Thursday nights game after he took an elbow to the head from the Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Fedor Tyutin. He did not return to the game, this per the Bergen Record.
Although it was not labeled as such, the indications would be that it will be listed as an upper body injury. Tyutin did receive a two-minute elbowing penalty for the hit.
The 32 year old Pyatt has had a history of head injuries. In 2008, and in 2003 he had two injuries that were openly labeled as concussions. He also suffered from what were labeled as upper-body injuries.
There was no word on how serious this injury may be. The Rangers already have serious problems as Rick Nash is suffering from a head injury. No one would say Pyatt is as significant to the Rangers as Nash is, yet it’s still a concern for the players health.
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Early in the second period, winger Taylor Pyatt took a high elbow from Columbus defenseman Fedor Tyutin. Pyatt went straight to the locker room, and later in the period Sam Rosen noted that Pyatt will not return to the game. Tyutin received a two minute elbowing penalty.
In a series of tweets from Andrew Gross, Rick Nash (concussion) skated before practice, and has been symptom free for a few days now. Nash is still close to week-to-week than day-to-day, but seeing him skating is always a good sign. Gross also noted that Dominic Moore (oblique) was skating with Nash before practice, and that Taylor Pyatt is indeed concussed after taking a headshot...
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New York Rangers forward Rick Nash skated Saturday for the first time since sustaining a head injury in a game against the San Jose Sharkson Oct. 8. Nash missed 13 games after being hit by Brad Stuart. The Rangers have gone 7-6-0 without Nash. “Dealing with the brain, you always want to be careful,” Nash said after his skate. “I’m inching forward here. I’m getting better...
Carl Hagelin scored two goals -- one thanks to an opposing player -- and Cam Talbot made 32 saves Thursday night to lead the New York Rangers past Columbus 4-2, extending the Blue Jackets' losing streak to five games.
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By Rich Miller (@pensbender)
In what at first appeared to have the makings of a very entertaining game, the New York Rangers easily took down the Eastern Conference leading Pittsburgh Penguins 5-1 Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden. New York was able to capitalize on several costly mistakes while getting stellar goaltending from Henrik Lundqvist who made 28 saves...
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The Rangers won convincingly over the Penguins last night. It's like actually playing at home was good for the Rangers. ESPN, NBC, NHL.com, The Local Take #1, The Local Take # 2
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