Rangers goalie Igor Shesterkin and ahead Pavel Buchnevich had been concerned in a car accident on Sunday night time, group president John Davidson mentioned on Monday.
The two Russians had been taken to New York Presbyterian Hospital with minor accidents after the crash in Brooklyn. Shesterkin, who was driving, suffered a small rib fracture and can be re-evaluated in a few weeks. Buchnevich was shaken up however is taken into account day-to-day.
Shesterkin, 24, has emerged because the inheritor to Henrik Lundqvist’s goaltending throne, successful 9 of his first 10 begins with a 2.23 GAA. Buchnevich, additionally 24, has 14 targets and 37 factors in 61 video games this season.