Not only did the Edmonton Oilers lose in heartbreaking fashion Monday night, but they lost their captain in the process.
Oilers coach Ralph Krueger announced after a 3-2 overtime loss to the Vancouver Canucks that forward Shawn Horcoff suffered a broken knuckle while blocking a shot during the second period.
"It got pushed right in," Krueger said of Horcoff's knuckle. "That'll be long-term.
Oilers' Horcoff suffers broken knuckle
NHL.com | Feb 5