A puck struck Subban in the throat during warmups prior to
Saturday's AHL game between the Providence Bruins and Portland
He stayed overnight in a Maine hospital and was transported to a
Massachusetts hospital on Sunday for further evaluation.
"He is in stable condition and will be sidelined indefinitely," the
Bruins said in a statement.
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The Arizona Coyotes assigned forward Steve Downie to the Springfield
Falcons of the American Hockey League.
Downie, 28, has collected six points (three goals, three assists) in
26 games with the Coyotes this season.
He has 1,057 penalty minutes in 434 career NHL games.
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The Chicago Blackhawks reassigned defenseman Viktor Svedberg to the
Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League.
Svedberg, 24, tallied three points (one goal, two assists) in 16
games with the Blackhawks this season since making his NHL debut on
Oct. 9. (Editing by Andrew Both)
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