Morning Hits: O’Brien, Cross-Checking, Not Scoring for Schneider, Isles, Petrovic, Erixon and Breen
- Updated: January 27, 2014
- Randy Sportak: After clearing waivers, the Flames send Shane O’Brien to the AHL.
- Mike Kelly: Devils Marek Zidlicky’s cross-checking penalty yesterday was the Devils first cross-checking penalty of the season, game No. 53.
- Rob Vollman: The Devils have only scored more the two goals once in their last 12 games when Cory Schneider is in net.
- Chris Botta: The Islanders have the NHL’s approval to wear their Stadium Series jersey for other games. Will probably wear it for two games.
- Harvey Fialkov: The Panthers have sent Alex Petrovic to the AHL.
- Aaron Portzline: The Blue Jackets recall Tim Erixon from the AHL.
- Randy Sportak: The Flames recall defenseman Chris Breen from the AHL.