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Canes Country Oct 12, 2014
Carolina Hurricanes recall Zach Boychuk, place Jeff Skinner on IR

Carolina Hurricanes recall Zach Boychuk, place Jeff Skinner on IR

As the Canes' early season injury woes mount, a familiar face earns a recall from Charlotte. The Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday made their second call to Charlotte of the young season, recalling Zach Boychuk from the Checkers. Boychuk returns to the Hurricanes less than a week after he was the final cut from the Canes' training camp, and in his short time with the Checkers he already has seen the scoresheet, scoring a goal in the Checkers' 6-3 season-opening loss to the Chicago Wolves. Boychuk takes the roster spot of Jeff Skinner, who was placed on injured reserve retroactive to October 5,...
News & Observer Oct 7, 2014
Peters, Hurricanes trying to move forward without Skinner, Jordan Staal

Peters, Hurricanes trying to move forward without Skinner, Jordan Staal

The Carolina Hurricanes put in their first practice without Jordan Staal and now Jeff Skinner, who is out indefinitely with a concussion. Coach Bill Peters, at least outwardly, is trying to remain upbeat despite the prospect of going into the regular season missing two of his best players.
News & Observer Oct 7, 2014
Canes' Jeff Skinner out indefinitely with concussion

Canes' Jeff Skinner out indefinitely with concussion

Forward Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes has suffered a concussion and will be sidelined indefinitely, the team said Monday.Get the latest Canes news, photos and scoresRead more Hurricanes news on our Canes Now blogMore NHL news
Charlotte Observer Oct 6, 2014

Skinner has concussion, out indefinitely

Forward Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes has suffered a concussion and will be sidelined indefinitely, the team said Monday.
Canes Country Oct 6, 2014
Hurricanes: Jeff Skinner Has A Concussion

Hurricanes: Jeff Skinner Has A Concussion

The Carolina Hurricanes announced that Jeff Skinner has been diagnosed with a concussion. Jeff Skinner’s concussion woes continue — and so does the Carolina Hurricanes’ string of bad luck. The team announced Monday that Skinner, 22, suffered a concussion Sunday on a hit from Capitals defenseman Matt Niskanen. Skinner has missed time throughout his NHL career due to concussions, and his latest comes with the Hurricanes already reeling from the loss of center Jordan Staal. Here is the release from the team: Jeff Skinner Diagnosed with ConcussionForward was injured on hit by...
Canes Country Oct 6, 2014
Commentary: The Time Has Come to Trade Jeff Skinner

Commentary: The Time Has Come to Trade Jeff Skinner

After his latest injury the time has come for the Carolina Hurricanes to trade Jeff Skinner. On Sunday, just a few minutes in to the final pre-season game, Jeff Skinner suffered another upper-body injury.  While the details of the injury are not yet confirmed the injury resulted from an elbow to the head delivered by Matt Niskanen.  Skinner was wobbly getting up and had difficulty making it to the bench.  You can see the video of the hit as well as Skinner's difficulty making it back to the bench here.  Given the location of the hit and Skinner's reaction after it's not far fetched to...
News & Observer Oct 6, 2014

Canes forward Skinner takes hit to head, to be re-evaluated Monday

Canes forward Jeff Skinner suffered an upper-body injury in the first period of the preseason game Sunday against the Washington Capitals and did not return.
Japers' Rink Oct 6, 2014
Monday Caps Clips: Caps Able in Defeat of 'Canes

Monday Caps Clips: Caps Able in Defeat of 'Canes

Daily Washington Capitals news and notes: The preseason ends on a high note, sorting out Niskanen/Skinner, welcoming Burra, appreciating Carlzner and more. Your savory breakfast links: Recaps and other assorted musings on yesterday's preseason finale from Vogs, Monumental video (Trotz, Holtby, O'Brien, Laich, Niskanen), WaPo, CSNW (and again), NHL.com, AP, Canes Country] Goals and goals. [Caps Voice (one, two, three, four, five), Monumental video (one, two, three, four, five)] Hey, about that Matt Niskanen, er, interaction with Jeff Skinner's noggin. [NHL.com, Puck...

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