NHL News: Sabres GM forced to coach as staff hit with COVID, Maple Leafs Frederik Andersen out another week, and more

Frederik Andersen
Frederik Andersen (NHLI via Getty Images)

Out of the frying pan and into the fire for Sabres GM Kevyn Adams. As if he didn’t have enough on his plate, interim head coach Don Granato and assistant Matt Ellis have entered COVID protocols. Aside from having to deal with a difficult trade deadline, Adams will also try and end the Sabres 15 game winless streak against the Penguins tonight.

NHL News: Maple Leafs will be without Andersen for another week

Toronto will continue to be without their number one goalie Frederik Andersen for at least another week. It does make one wonder if Kyle Dubas wouldn’t at least try and add another depth goalie to his roster/taxi squad.

Blues players mourning loss of Bob Plager

Bob Plager passed away in a car accident yesterday at the age of 78. His impact and kindness is evident as current Blues players share their sympathies.