NEWARK, N.J. (AP) The New Jersey Devils have placed goaltender Martin Brodeur about damaged source with a sore back.
The move is retroactive to be able to Sunday, in which the Devils displaced from dwelling in order to Winnipeg 4-2 together with Brodeur around the bench. He furthermore failed to play from a 5-1 damage a single day previous to in Washington.
Brodeur, 40, have got to pass up with least seven days. So, the actual experienced is not really granted to try out until finally as a minimum Monday's activity at Toronto.
Brodeur seemed to be listed while evening that will evening Monday, after checks were performed. He continue played continue Thursday, finish with 17 has saved within New Jersey's 3-2 win at Washington. He is actually 8-2-3 with a 2.27 goals-against regular this specific season.
New Jersey income to help activity Thursday throughout Winnipeg. Backup Johan Hedberg (2-3-1, 2.65) is cycle of to be able to create the actual start. Goaltender Keith Kinkaid has been recalled from Albany belonging to the AHL to complete Brodeur's position to the energetic roster. Kinkaid, 23, will be 17-11-5 with regard to Albany along with has however to produce a great NHL appearance.