BREAKING: Mika Zibanejad Injured During Rangers Practice

Published September 24, 2023 at 11:01
BY JAMES CONNELLY
     
Fans of the New York Rangers were left worried when one of their top players, Mika Zibanejad, got hurt during a practice scrimmage.

Injury to Zibanejad



As the New York Rangers began their practice sessions for the upcoming season, things got physical, and unfortunately, this led to an injury scare for Mika Zibanejad, one of their most important players.

During practice, there was a moment of concern when the game had to be stopped because Zibanejad appeared to be in pain. He seemed to be nursing his right arm as he walked to the bench cautiously, leaving fans worried about his condition.



Oh, boy. Not sure exactly how it happened, but they just had to stop play because Mika Zibanejad was hunched over in pain. Looked like he was favoring his right arm and went to the bench very gingerly. #NYR

Coach Laviolette's statement



The injury happened after a collision at the center of the ice, and Zibanejad stayed down until the game was paused. Peter Laviolette, the Rangers' coach, provided some information, stating that it was an upper-body injury and was considered day-to-day. However, there is still uncertainty about how serious the injury might be.


Laviolette says Zibanejad has an upper-body injury, day-to-day #NYR

Rangers fans are now eagerly waiting for updates on Zibanejad's condition and when he might return to play. They are hoping for a speedy recovery and for him to be back on the ice soon.

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