Oilers’ Kane taken to hospital with wrist cut by skate blade

Nov 8, 2022, 4:40 AM | Updated: 6:41 pm
Edmonton Oilers left wing Evander Kane (91) is knocked to the ice during the second period of an NH...

Edmonton Oilers left wing Evander Kane (91) is knocked to the ice during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022, in Tampa, Fla. Kane would leave the ice after being cut on the play. (AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

(AP Photo/Jason Behnken)

TAMPA, Fla, (AP) — Edmonton forward Evander Kane was taken to a hospital Tuesday night after being cut by a skate blade on his left wrist early in the second period of the Oilers’ game against Tampa Bay.

Kane went down to the ice when he got tangled with Lightning defenseman Philippe Myers and then was cut by Pat Maroon’s skate when the Tampa Bay forward moved into the area just inside the Oilers defensive zone.

Kane grabbed the area of the cut with his right hand, and quickly skated to the bench before heading down the tunnel toward the locker room.

A stretcher was brought out onto the ice but was not utilized.

The Oilers said Kane was transported to the hospital in stable condition and would undergo a procedure there.

___

AP NHL: https://apnews.com/hub/nhl and https://twitter.com/AP_Sports

Copyright © The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

AP

Associated Press

Mitchell scores 27 as UMKC beats Lindenwood 61-47

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Rayquawndis Mitchell had 27 points in UMKC’s 61-47 victory against Lindenwood on Saturday night. Mitchell also had seven rebounds and three steals for the Kangaroos (4-7). Shemarri Allen scored 13 points and added five rebounds. Allen David Mukeba Jr. recorded eight points and shot 2 of 2 from the field […]
21 hours ago
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green celebrates after scoring a 3-point basket against the ...
Associated Press

Andrew Wiggins scores 36 points, leads Warriors past Rockets

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Andrew Wiggins scored a season-best 36 points and matched his career high with eight 3-pointers, leading the Golden State Warriors past the Houston Rockets 120-101 on Saturday night in the second game of back-to-backs for both teams. Stephen Curry scored 30 points with eight 3s of his own to go with […]
21 hours ago
Associated Press

Miller scores 24, St. Thomas beats D-III Crown (MN) 91-56

SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Riley Miller scored 24 points as St. Thomas beat Crown (MN) 91-56 on Saturday night. Miller also contributed five rebounds for the Tommies (7-3). Andrew Rohde scored 18 points while going 6 of 14 from the floor, including 1 for 6 from distance, and 5 for 5 from the line, […]
21 hours ago
Alabama head coach Nate Oats signals as Alabama forward Noah Clowney (15) waits to get into the fir...
Associated Press

Clowney, No. 11 Alabama recover to beat South Dakota St

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — Freshman Noah Clowney’s breakout game — 22 points, nine rebounds, four assists and a steal — helped No. 11 Alabama recover from blowing a 20-point lead and beat South Dakota State 78-65 on Saturday night. Clowney shot 8 of 17, including 5 of 12 on 3s, in his highest-scoring game of […]
21 hours ago
Associated Press

Sjolund scores 18, Portland beats N. Dakota 90-69

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Kristian Sjolund’s 18 points helped Portland defeat North Dakota 90-69 on Saturday night. Sjolund also had seven rebounds for the Pilots (7-4). Tyler Robertson scored 18 points while shooting 5 for 9 (1 for 3 from 3-point range) and 7 of 7 from the free throw line, and added six rebounds […]
21 hours ago
Montreal Canadiens goalie Jake Allen (34) makes the save as Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid (97) ju...
Associated Press

McDavid, Draisaitl carry Edmonton to 5-3 win over Montreal

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid had two goals and two assists, Leon Draisaitl had a goal and three assists and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-3 on Saturday night. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Darnell Nurse also scored for the Oilers, winners of four of their last five games. Stuart Skinner made 30 saves. […]
21 hours ago
Oilers’ Kane taken to hospital with wrist cut by skate blade