Ullmark injured and reassessed on a daily basis at the Bruins

Linus Ullmark has an upper body injury and will be reassessed daily by the Boston Bruins.

The goaltender left at 6:57 of the third period in a 3-2 overtime win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday. It was replaced by Jeremy Swaymanwho made six saves.

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Ullmark is 13-1-0 in 16 games (15 starts) this season and leads the league in goals-against-average (2.00) and save percentage (.935) among goalkeepers who have played at least 10 games.

the attacker Craig Smith also suffered an upper body injury in the second period against the Hurricanes. Additionally, the attacker Trent Frederic (upper body) missed the last two games, while the defender Derek Forbort (main) has been out for 11 games.

“Everyone is tested daily,” coach Jim Montgomery said Saturday. “No one has received any bad news, which is a good thing, but we don’t know if they will be able to come back soon. »

Boston’s next game is against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday.

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