Devils winger Mattias Tedenby hurriedly left the ice when he appeared to be struck in the side of the head by a puck during a dump-in pass as the team practiced at AmeriHealth Pavilion today.
Tedenby was in severe pain as he was assisted off the ice and hurried to the dressing room. He was taken to the hospital for stitches.
It appeared Tedenby would not return to practice.
in lighter news...
Devils defenseman Bryce Salvador did not play a single regular season game in 2010-11.
So, as the opening of this season nears, Salvador admits he is feeling excitement and some nervousness about getting started.