Maple Leafs centre Auston Matthews will not take part in on-ice occasions on the NHL all-star sport, the workforce introduced on Wednesday.
Toronto’s main scorer is receiving therapy for an ongoing wrist damage, however will nonetheless be in St. Louis for all-star weekend. As a result of Matthews is not skipping the occasion completely, he additionally avoids a one-game suspension from the NHL.
<a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Leafs?src=hash&ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfw”>#Leafs</a> ahead Auston Matthews will attend the upcoming NHL All-Star Weekend however won’t be actively collaborating in any on-ice occasions. Matthews is listed as day-to-day as he receives acute therapy for an ongoing wrist situation.
The NHL mentioned the 22-year-old might be changed by Senators ahead Brady Tkachuk, whose brother Matthew will signify the Pacific division. Each brothers are first-time all-stars.
Brady Tkachuk has 15 targets and 12 assists in 48 video games throughout his sophomore season with Ottawa.
Each Brady and Matthew grew up in St. Louis, Mo. The Tkachuk household settled there whereas their father, Keith, performed for the Blues for 9 seasons from 2000-2010.
<a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/NHLAllStar?src=hash&ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfw”>#NHLAllStar</a> Replace: <a href=”https://twitter.com/Senators?ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfw”>@Senators</a> ahead Brady Tkachuk will exchange <a href=”https://twitter.com/MapleLeafs?ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfw”>@MapleLeafs</a> ahead Auston Matthews on the Atlantic Division roster for the 2020…