Jan 25, 2018; Glendale, AZ, USA; Arizona Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta spits water out of his mouth in the second period against the Columbus Blue Jackets at Gila River Arena. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Antti Raanta did not start in goal for the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday as expected, leading to plenty of confusion before and during the game. But matters later became clear when the team revealed that Raanta did not play because he was involved in a car collision on his way to the game.

Raanta was the backup goalie but was not on the bench. Scott Wedgwood got the start and allowed three goals on 24 shots as the Coyotes lost 4-1 to the Dallas Stars.

It’s unclear whether Raanta will be available for Saturday’s game against the Kings.

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This article first appeared on Larry Brown Sports and was syndicated with permission.

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