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Grand Rapids Press Apr 8, 2015

Detroit Red Wings forward Erik Cole out for season and playoffs due to spinal cord contusion

Cole's latest injury stems from a neck injury he suffered in 2006 when playing for Carolina.

Cole suffers spinal contusion; puts his career in jeopardy heading into contract year

DETROIT >> Erik Cole’s NHL career could be over. Cole announced Wednesday that he’s out for the rest of the season after suffering a spinal contusion on March 24 against the Arizona Coyotes. “I consulted with a few doctors last …
Winging It In Motown Apr 8, 2015

Erik Cole Out for Season & Playoffs

Bad news for the Red Wings.... Erik Cole is done for the year. BREAKING NEWS: Erik Cole says he's out for the season. Spinal contusion. Doctors say not worth risk. — Chuck Pleiness (@wingsfrontman) April 8, 2015 Cole has not played since March 24 vs Arizona. He had 3 goals and 3 assists in 11 games for the Wings after the trade deadline. This hurts the Wings when it comes to having a big body winger in the lineup. Cole being out, along with Johan Franzen and currently Tomas Jurco, means the Wings will have a lack of size for whatever potential playoff run they have. In regards to...
Winging It In Motown Apr 2, 2015

Morning Skate: Red Wings vs Bruins

7:30p, Joe Louis Arena Detroit, Michigan TV: NBCS, FSDT Radio: 97.1 The Ticket Bruins Blog: Stanley Cup of Chowder Big game. Detroit needs to win tonight, plain and simple. The Boston Bruins are right on their coattails for 3rd in the division, and Detroit hasn't done much other than playing like crap lately. Thankfully the month of March is over, and that means the team can turn the page. I believe that we can do this. It would be great to get Erik Cole, Pavel Datsyuk, and Riley Sheahan back tonight, but I don't know if that's the case. The diggers haven't done much but dig into their...

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