Inside the Article:
The Detroit Red Wings took to the ice for their morning skate today following a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames, but with the news that Lucas Raymond collided with Ben Chiarot and limped off the ice, Detroit fans may be in for some disappointment tomorrow.
The Lucas Raymond Injury – Why it Matters
The Red Wings, in need of scoring, will have to deal with the potential loss of their top-line scorer, Lucas Raymond. Raymond has been an instrumental part of the Red Wings' offense this season, providing 33 points (15 goals and 18 assists). With the Vancouver Canucks on the horizon, a victory tomorrow is crucial.
By the Numbers
33 – Points (15 goals, 18 assists) scored by Lucas Raymond this season.
What they're saying
“Raymond would be day-to-day for tomorrow's matchup,” said Derek LaLonde after practice.
The Bottom Line
If Raymond is unable to play, Dominik Kubalik will be back in the lineup for the Red Wings. The team will be hoping for the best with Raymond's injury, as they look to secure a victory against the Vancouver Canucks tomorrow.