Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/23/14

ATLANTA - NOVEMBER 05: Marc Methot #3 of the Columbus Blue Jackets against the Atlanta Thrashers at Philips Arena on November 5, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)
Marc Methot bit his tongue and chose his words carefully. The Senators' defenceman wasn't happy with sitting out Tuesday's 2-0 win over the Washington Capitals and had a hard time hiding his anger Wednesday at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. Coach Paul MacLean told reporters Tuesday Methot was out because of a minor injury he suffered in practice Monday. Methot didn't think the injury was serious enough to keep him from playing. "Yeah, I thought, there was an injury in practice. It turned out to be nothing really," said Methot. "I felt really good (Tuesday) and I felt really good (Wednesday)." Asked if he was good to go vs. the Bolts Thursday, Methot responded: "Yup." Methot said not playing against the Caps was a surprise. "A little bit. I was a little caught off. I felt really good in the morning. It's their decision and I have to deal with it," said Methot. Methot left the ice early at the Verizon Center Tuesday morning, but was summoned back to skate with scratches Joe Corvo a...
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