New York/Toronto --
The National Hockey League Players' Association and the National Hockey League announced today that forward Jordin Tootoo
of the Nashville Predators
has been cleared to play in NHL games while he continues to participate in the follow-up care phase of the Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Program of the NHLPA and the NHL.
Tootoo's care continues to be administered by SABH Program Doctors Brian Shaw
(NHLPA) and Dave Lewis (NHL).