Medical Report

The 22-year-old took a puck to his face in Saturday's game against HC Lugano. The incident resulted in a concussion.

Riat out until December
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According to the Journal du Jura, he left the hospital yesterday and is expected to be out of the lineup for about three weeks. Riat was invited to take part in the Deutschland Cup, but will now, as reported yesterday, be replaced by Luca Hischier.

Riat, who was drafted by the Washington Capitals in 2016. He has recorded two goals and four assists in 16 games. On average, he has been on the ice for 15:16 minutes per game.

( 05 November 2019 | mso )