Hurricanes' Tlusty Played With Dislocated Finger: President and General Manager Jim Rutherford said Jiri Tlusty played part of this season with a dislocated finger, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports. (Updated 4/26/13)
No information available at this time (Updated 5/25/13).
This is impressive considering Jiri Tlusty scored 23 goals in 47 games this season. It's scary to think what he could have done in a full season without any injuries. (Updated 4/26/13).
04/25/2013 22:55 Rangers earn playoff berth with OT win at Canes
Rangers captain Ryan Callahan scored 2:55 into overtime, and New York rallied to clinch a third straight Eastern Conference playoff berth by beating the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Thursday night.
After a few lost years in Toronto and several difficult injuries, many GM's around the league had probably written off Jiri Tlusty coming into 2011-2012. Yet last year was the 24 year-old's best season by far, producing 36 points, 136 shots on net, and missing only three games in total. He enters 2012-2013 with all the right kinds of momentum, and could prove to be a steal in the later rounds. (Updated 8/14/12)