Bertuzzi has skated a few times, on his own and with injured teammates. The unspecified upper-body injury isn’t a concussion, and a shoulder, arm or hand injury would enable him to skate, so that reduces the list of potential ailments.
Blashill said it is unclear whether the injury will have long-term effects.
So… this is worrisome
Hearing that Tom Wilson won’t be appealing his 7-game suspension.
— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) March 7, 2021
There’s a very real danger the independent arbitrator in such an appeal could actually end up extending his suspension based on his history.