On the first day of the NHL All-Star break, the All-Stars began to drop.
The Washington Capitals announced Wednesday night that Alex Ovechkin would miss the weekend in Nashville with injury. On Thursday, after much speculation, it was made official that a sick Jonathan Toews would also not be heading to Music City.
"[Toews] was pulled from Tuesday night’s third period because of an illness and remains symptomatic today," said Blackhawks head team physician Michael Terry in a statement. "At this time, rest over the break is most important for him to properly recover and be fully healthy headingRead More »from Kuznetsov, Neal replace Ovechkin, Toews for NHL All-Star Game