As tweeted earlier, C Erik Christensen, who sprained right MCL Dec. 29, walking normally, hopes to begin skating in 7-10 days. Was examined on Sunday, seemed upbeat about progress.
Entrainement optionel, huit joueurs sont sur la glace. . .
(Optional skate, eight players on the ice. . .)
Martin Biron, Mats Zuccarello, Dale Weise, Ryan McDonagh, Michael Sauer, Artem Anisimov, Kris Newbury, Vinny Prospal. Prospal in non-contact jersey. One reason Zuke, Weise, McDonagh, Newbury here for these opts is the car pool from their White Plains apartments.
Oh, someone on yesterday's FWC (Fabulous Weekly Chat) was asking about music recommendations. Jersey girl Nicole Atkins.