Capitals react to Backstrom's injury
Wed, 9 Jan 2013|
Csnwashington.com. Questions still surround the absent nick backstroke and -- KHL called a neck injury. The capitals confirmed the Swedish center was in Michigan today to see a specialist. The team cannot examine -- until the CBA completes the player ratification process. At the earliest which will be Saturday. Baxter and suffered the injury while playing for Moscow Dynamo on December 26. He's checked hard into the boards and remember Alex Ovechkin said yesterday back from was dizzy after that it. His teammates miss -- Troy Brower said and this team revolves around Baxter.
He's a little disappointed at the timing of -- now. Because we waited so long to play. You know he wants to come back he wants to start with us who wants me in -- Q what's your own guys and and I think that's a really chosen the most as. You know he kind of feels like he's letting his teammates down but it's. We know how finicky you know injuries can be and and we nobody wants to be here and that's enough so. My guys say when he gets LC. We want him back as soon as possible to have a healthy Mike fully healthy production.
Nicky is one of our go to guys -- locker room go to guys on the -- He's a leader on our team. And we're gonna missile about it -- tournament miss the way he plays and and the way producers and things like that but we're into our best to. To win hockey games without him if if he's not going to be around so that's here or there we don't know what's going on -- and campus and opened up yet. CSN Washington dot com.