NWSB Insider and Vancouver Canucks blogger Mitch Dyck reports today that the Canucks goalie in the wings, Eddie Lack, has had successful hip surgery and will miss the remainder of the season. Will this effect a Luongo trade? Maybe, maybe not. If true, it could mean that the Canucks can send Lack back to the American Hockey League without losing him on waivers, and if Roberto Luongo isn’t traded, this could work well in their favor.
Matt Larkin one of our Seahawks beat guys tells us the Seattle Seahawks announced several roster moves yesterday afternoon. Perhaps the most noticeable is they claimed Denver Broncos reserve kicker Steven Hauschka. Jeff Reed couldn’t kick it into the endzone! Nuff said!