Medical Report

The 22-year-old captain of the New Jersey Devils might be out for a while.

Nico Hischier
Icon Sportswire / Vincent Ethier

Nico Hischier suffered a sinus fracture and is currently in concussion protocol. He will be monitored and is considered week-to-week. He has been placed on injured reserve.

Hischer sustained the injury on February 27, when a deflected slapshot by P.K. Subban hit Hischier's shield. The forward was not able to continue to play and was helped off the ice.

( 04 March 2021 | mso | Report an error )

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