5:11 AM EDT, Sat September 23, 2017
OC Register

Miller: Ducks forward Rickard Rakell building OC home along with NHL career

ANAHEIM – At this time a year ago, he was still recovering from abdominal surgery, the discomfort lingering from when he had his appendix removed. Today, though he’s healthy, Rickard Rakell continues to feel pain in his gut, this ache very different but no less real. That can happen when what’s being removed seems as […]

philly.com

Flyers' Brandon Manning starting to make progress after surgery

Brandon Manning, a bottom-pairing Flyers D man last season, hopes to be at 100 percent by opening night. He had back surgery in late April.

Orange County Register

Increase in mosquito population throughout Orange County — particularly in Santa Ana — has vector officials on alert

SANTA ANA – Wilshire Square resident Raul Ramos was tossing out trash in his backyard on a Saturday two weeks ago when he noticed some standing water. Then he noticed he had mosquito bites. A few hours later, he was rushed to the hospital with symptoms that included nausea and aching all over his body. He […]

CSN New England

Krug, Forbacka Karlsson suffer upper body injuries vs. Red Wings

BOSTON The Bruins ended Tuesday nights preseason home date with another feel-good victory over the Red Wings, but it may have come at a cost.Both Torey

FOX Sports

Blues' Steen injures hand, will miss rest of preseason

ST. LOUIS (AP) St. Louis Blues forward Alexander Steen will miss the rest of training camp after suffering a left hand injury in the team's first preseason game.

FOX Sports

Sanford, Bouwmeester injured during camp for Blues

ST. LOUIS (AP) St. Louis Blues forward Zach Sanford will undergo surgery and miss 5-6 months of action after dislocating his left shoulder during training camp.

OC Register

A major earthquake shakes Mexico City

MEXICO CITY — A powerful earthquake jolted Mexico City on Tuesday, causing buildings to sway sickeningly on the anniversary of a 1985 quake that did major damage to the capital. The extent of damage or injuries was not immediately clear, but people fled office buildings along the central Reforma Avenue. Mexico’s seismological agency calculated its […]

Toronto Star

Goalie Sparks knows Maple Leafs clock is ticking

Garret Sparks and Kasimir Kaskisuo next in line if Leafs need help in net because of injury. Pre-season could decide who gets the call first.

The Hockey Writers

Anaheim Ducks: Implications of Kesler’s Surgery

The Anaheim Ducks figure to be one of the top contenders in the Western Conference. Now, though, a wrench has been thrown into their early-season plans. Center Ryan Kesler is recovering from offseason hip surgery and could be out of the lineup until around Christmas, which means he would miss nearly the first three months […]

Grand Rapids Press

Red Wings' Tomas Tatar: Shoulder good, so is chance to play with Henrik Zetterberg

Forward who's led team in goals the past three seasons combined feels better following surgery.

Orange County Register

UCLA defense hits reset after disappointing start

Mora points to injuries, youth for why Bruins are allowing 515.3 yards per game.

St. Paul Pioneer Press

Wild captain Mikko Koivu misses practice with foot injury

With the Wild already missing veteran winger Zach Parise for the start of training camp, there was some initial concern Monday when veteran center Mikko Koivu was also conspicuously absent during the morning session. Coach Bruce Boudreau washed away those worries afterward, confirming that Koivu has lace bite, essentially a form of tendinitis that causes […]

OC Register

USC linebacker Porter Gustin, days removed from toe surgery, participates against Texas, records two sacks

Porter Gustin, USC’s junior outside linebacker, had surgery on Wednesday to have two screws implanted in a fracture in his big toe. Gustin, as a result, did not practice during the week before the Trojans hosted Texas. Coach Clay Helton never ruled out Gustin, but never expressed much optimism that he would play Saturday night.

The Hockey Writers

Stamkos Is a Man on a Mission

Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos will be looking to bounce back this season after tearing his lateral meniscus in a game against the Detroit Red Wings last November. This was a detrimental loss for the Bolts, as it became the third time in his career that the captain suffered a long-term injury. Stamkos missed the rest of […]

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Blues open camp: Fabbri plays center, Sanford gets hurt

After missing end of last season with knee injury, Fabbri moves to the middle in camp; Sanford hurts shoulder when hit into boards on drill

FOX Sports

As Wild camp begins, Parise injured but 'not overly serious'

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota Wild left wing Zach Parise is being held out of the beginning of training camp because of a back injury.

Metro News CA

Senators forward Clarke MacArthur fails medical test

The 32-year-old has played just four games in each of the past two regular seasons and added 19 playoff games last year due to concussion issues.

Toronto Star

Frederik Andersen at full health heading into Leafs camp

A year after dealing with concussion, goalie eager to get off to a strong start.

Orange County Register

Injured André Previn cancels O.C. appearance

Legendary musician Andre Previn has canceled an upcoming Orange County appearance with Pacific Symphony because of an undisclosed injury.

The Hockey Writers

Oilers Early Candidates for Surprise of the Season

As the season creeps closer and opportunities like the Young Stars Tournament and rookie camp close, fans are starting to get a glimpse at what the Edmonton Oilers main roster is going to look like. Only a few changes to the core are expected, but there is a bit of change thanks to injury and a […]

Miami Herald

One for Florida: Panthers, Rays, Red Sox and Bruins team up for Irma relief at Fenway

The Florida Panthers went to Fenway Park on Sunday. While it was a beautiful, picturesque day for a ballgame, the hockey players had South Florida on their minds. A number …

Ice Time | CSN Northwest

Erik Karlsson won’t return until he is 100 percent

He is still recovering from offseason foot surgery.

Orange County Register

UCLA defense not blaming injuries for poor performance against Hawaii

After Hawaii running back Diocemy Saint Juste slipped uncovered into the end zone for a 4-yard touchdown catch in the second quarter Saturday at the Rose Bowl, Jaleel Wadood gathered the entire defense in a tight huddle on the UCLA sideline.

philly.com

Important season for Alex Lyon as he tries to become part of Flyers' goalie future

Alex Lyon has climbed the Flyers' goalie depth chart after an injury to Anthony Stolarz.

Ice Time | CSN Northwest

Prospect d-man Chabot sets sights on making Senators

He should have the opportunity with Marc Methot gone and Erik Karlsson coming back from surgery.

CSN New England

Bruins, Red Sox, Panthers and Rays joining together for Irma Relief

Ill be @fenwaypark gates today with @NHLBruins teammates to collect donations for Hurricane Irma relief with @FlaPanthers @RedSox—

CSN New England

Bergeron happy to be back at full strength after injury was "in my head a bit"

Now that its all over, Patrice Bergeron will let on that last season was more than a little bit of a character-testing slog for the always dependable center. 

Karlsson thinks Olympic decision was bad but knows door is definitely closed to go

Erik Karlsson joins Tim and Sid to talk about the upcoming season for the Senators, his injury, and his thoughts on the NHL not going to the Olympics.

Bonino reveals his injury is a broken tibia

Nick Bonino told David Amber the injury that kept him from playing was a broken tibia and discussed the injuries the Penguins had to deal with.

Letang on Penguins overcoming adversity: We care about each other

Kris Letang talked about how the Penguins battled through injuries to multiple star players, saying it comes down to caring about the other guys in the room.