Centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins suffered a significant hand injury and will be out of the lineup long-term, head coach Todd McLellan announced following the game.
Long-term injury for RNH (hand), Coach McLellan announces.
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Nugent-Hopkins left the game in the second period and did not return. He appeared to be in pain after blocking a Dmitry Kulikov shot on the penalty kill.
The 22-year-old has eight goals and 22 assists in 46 games this season.