Oilers winger Zack Kassian leaves game vs. Red Wings with lower-body injury

NHL profile photo on Edmonton Oilers player Zack Kassian at a game against the Calgary Flames in Calgary, Alta. on March 17, 2021 (Larry MacDougal/CP).

Edmonton Oilers right winger Zack Kassian is out for the remainder of Tuesday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings with a lower-body injury, according to the team.

Kassian fell awkwardly into the boards when he was going in for a hit on Red Wings defenceman Moritz Seider.

Kassian has played nine games thus far for the Oilers in 2021-22, where he’s recorded three goals and two assists.

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