After playing three games in three nights, the coaches gave the players a little bit of a reprieve today as the team focused on off-ice workouts.
The team will get back to the on-ice practices tomorrow, the first of three intense days of practices heading into final three preseason games. From the first three preseason games...
• Ryan Suter
and Shea Weber
have 7 points in two games, predominantly skating in a pairing together. Suter dished out 2 assists in both games against Columbus. Weber posted 2 goals and 1 assist in the two games. Suter and Weber both averaged around 23:00 of ice time in the back-to-back games.
• Kevin Klein
played in all three games of the back-to-back-to-back set, skating over 21:00 in all three contests.
• Rookie forwards Patric Hornqvist
, Antti Pihlstrom
, and Ryan Jones have combined to produce 3 goals and 2 assists for 5 points, with each skating in two games. Including the two rookie games against Atlanta, Jones has recorded a point in all four games this Training Camp (1-1-2 in two rookie games, 1-1-2 in two preseason games).