Apparently seeing their brother Marc suffer a harrowing eye injury was enough to convince Eric and Jordan Staal to start wearing visors.
Jordan Staal saw his brother Marc Sunday night for the first time since the New York Rangers defenseman suffered the grisly eye injury that has sidelined him indefinitely and is optimistic that he will play again this season.
Former NHL star Eric Lindros acknowledged the change in culture around head injuries, an affliction that is becoming all too common among some of the league's brightest stars.
Ilya Kovalchuk will miss his third straight game with a lower-body injury.
Ilya Kovalchuk missed his second straight game with a lower-body injury.