Ten weeks to the day after undergoing surgery to repair a lacerated Achilles tendon, Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson will play tonight in Washington.
Erik Karlsson will play tonight against the Washington Capitals. #TheReturn
— Ottawa Senators (@NHL_Sens) April 25, 2013
The miraculous comeback from an injury that was expected to take months is welcome news for Senators fans who are looking forward to clinching a playoff spot and making some noise in the post-season.
Karlsson confirmed after the morning skate that #65 will indeed suit up.
OTHER KARLSSON COVERAGE:
The rest of the lines were the same as yesterday’s morning practice.