Alex Burrows News Archive
Burrows confirmed Monday that the injury that kept him out of the Canucks' final three playoff games involved fractured and dislocated rib cartilage.
Burrows (rib) will not be available for the remainder of the Canucks' current playoff series against the Flames.
Burrows (rib) was not present for practice Wednesday.
Burrows (rib) was scheduled to be released from the hospital Tuesday night, Irfaan Gaffar of Sportsnet reports.
Burrows was diagnosed with a broken rib after departing Tuesday's morning skate, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
The Canucks announced that Burrows, who sustained an upper-body injury at practice Tuesday, was subsequently taken to the hospital for precautionary reasons.
Burrows (undisclosed) left Tuesday's morning skate in an ambulance, Wes Gilbertson of the Calgary Sun reports.
Burrows, who suffered an undisclosed injury during morning skate, is expected to be fine for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Flames, TSN 1040 AM's Matthew Sekeres reports.
Burrows' instigator penalty from Sunday's Game 3 was rescinded and he will not be suspended for Tuesday's Game 4 against the Flames.
Burrows collected 21 PIM in Sunday's Game 3 loss to the Flames.