Zibanejad Practicing In Ottawa
Senators recall forward Mika Zibanejad from Binghamton.
— Renaud Lavoie (@RenLavoieRDS) January 28, 2013
The scuttlebutt seems to be he's still unlikely to play tomorrow, but with Alfie getting over/still suffering from the flu you never know. Judging from the plaudits MacLean sent Mika's way during his 9 game stint last year ("he's an NHL player, blah, blah, blah)...I wouldn't be shocked to see him thrown in the lineup. Exciting times.
I Keep Forgetting Mike Lundin
The head coach had an update on the health of Lundin in an appearance on In The Box this morning:
"He's not close (to playing), I think he got the pins out of his fingers, I"m gonna say yesterday or the day before. But he's still not skating with the team yet until he gets the proper flexibility, and that could be...I"m gonna take a guess and say another ten days at least before he gets that, before he'd be able to skate with us. And it could be another ten days ...