Morning Hits: Shaw, Perreault, Kreider, Hejda, Senators and Garon
- Chris Kuc: Blackhawks coach Joel Quenville said that Andrew Shaw is day-to-day.
- Eric Stephens: Ducks Mathieu Perreault (lower-body) yesterday: “I felt good yesterday and I felt even better today. All set and ready to go.”
- Steve Zipay: Rangers Chris Kreider (hand) skated yesterday in a no-contact jersey. His stick handling looked better.
- Ottawa Senators: Leeder said the Senators plan to host an outdoor game in 2017 for their 100th anniversary of the NHL’s first game in Ottawa.