With recent exchange rumors circulating that the New York Rangers could backup goalie Alexander Georgiev, a alternate can also should be put on maintain as the Blue Shirts have misplaced Igor Shesterkin with a lower-body injury.
Georgiev has been sad in New York together with his playing time and being a backup to Shesterkin. Now he may have a hazard to prove himself.
Shesterkin was gambling his way to a shutout, with 19 saves before leaving at 5:08 of the 1/3 duration last night time after acting to go through a right leg harm stretching out face-down within the crease.
Shesterkin turned into now not placing any weight on his leg as he become leaving the ice and became extremely annoyed approximately the damage. Let’s hope that is a quick-term harm. From the video beneath, it appears to be a groin injury.