Jason Spezza is still being evaluated by doctors and will not play tonight vs MTL.
— Ian Mendes (@ian_mendes) January 30, 2013
No one is saying explicitly what's going on with Spezza and the "upper-body injury" which has kept him off the ice since Sunday. But when Jason was spotted yesterday en route to Toronto purportedly to see a specialist, well conclusions will be jumped to:
Jason Spezza in the Ottawa airport on my way back to #Sask . Traded?Apparently he was just going for upper body injury treatment. #Sens
— Kyle Toffan (@BaronFleximan) January 29, 2013
asdfa @ian_mendes saw Spezza at the Ottawa airport earlier - heading to TO for a consult?
— Tim MacKinnon (@tmackinn) January 29, 2013
So naturally the question will be asked, as Ken Warren did on SenatorsExtra:
"Could it be a return of the back problems Spezza has experienced in the past?"
It should be noted as well that Bob McKenzie sounded this cryptic note to Team1200 last night dur...