Victor Hedman 77 | Defense

Tampa Bay Lightning

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Mon. Oct 20, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Hedman is expected to miss at least the next four weeks with a broken bone in his hand, TSN reports. The Lightning placed him on injured reserve. Impact: It usually takes between four and six weeks for a broken hand to fully heal, so it's possible that we won't see Hedman on the ice again until December. The defenseman suffered the injury while blocking a shot in Saturday's win over the Canucks.(RotoWire, )
Oct 19, 2014
News: Hedman (upper body) is expected to miss the rest of the Lightning's road trip, the team's official site reports. Impact: Hedman suffered an undisclosed upper body injury in Saturday's game, where it appeared he took a puck off his hand. If he is indeed out for the remained of the road trip, he will not return until Oct. 28 against Arizona.(RotoWire, )
Sun. Oct 19, 2014
News: Hedman was injured midway through the second period Saturday and is being sent home to be re-evaluated. Impact: Hedman is expected to miss the rest of the five-game trip.(STATS, 1:05pm)
Sat. Oct 18, 2014
News: Hedman, who left Saturday's game mid-way through the second period, has an upper-body injury and will not return, according to CBC's Hockey Night in Canada. Impact: Replays show that he blocked several shots on his last shift, including one that appeared to hit his hand. There's no confirmation of the specifics of the issue, so fingers crossed he can actually still cross his fingers.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Oct 18, 2014
News: Hedman was not on the Lightning's bench at the mid-point of the second period of Saturday's game, according to CBC's Hockey Night in Canada. Impact: Cameras cut to the bench and Hedman was not there, and nobody seems to know why. Let's hope it's a wardrobe malfunction and nothing more. We'll watch with interest.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Oct 14, 2014
News: Hedman had a career-high four points and the Tampa Bay Lightning routed the Montreal Canadiens 7-1 on Monday night. Impact: Hedman finished with a goal and three assists, and has a league-best seven points in his first three games (three goals, four assists).(STATS, 10:45am)
Mon. Oct 13, 2014
News: Hedman dominated the offensive ledger for the Lightning in a 7-1 win over the Canadiens on Monday night, scoring a goal and adding three assists. Two of those helpers came on the power play. Impact: Three games and seven points, including three goals -- this guy looks like a grizzled veteran already. He's going to be among the league's top-scoring defenders this season and for seasons to come. Use with confidence.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Oct 11, 2014
News: Hedman pounded home a power-play goal in Saturday's 3-2 shootout loss to the Senators. Impact: He's also blocking shots, chewing up ice time and rolling against the opposition's best. Can you say Norris trophy sooner rather than later?(RotoWire, )
Fri. Oct 10, 2014
News: Hedman recorded a goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-2 season-opening overtime win over Florida. Impact: Hedman's winner in overtime marked just his third career game-winning goal.(STATS, 4:15pm)
Thu. Oct 9, 2014
News: Hedman's power-play goal 1:11 into overtime powered the Lightning to a 3-2 win over the Panthers in their season opener Thursday. Impact: Hedman also contributed a power-play assist on Ryan Callahan's second-period goal, so it was a fine day for him all around. One heck of a way for him to start his encore to last year's 55-point season.(RotoWire, )
Bio
Ht: 6' 6"  Wt: 233  Age: 23
Born: 12/18/1990, Ornskoldsvik, Sweden
Shoots: left
Drafted: 2009 - Rd 1
(2nd overall by the Lightning)
Injury Status
10/19/2014
Injured Reserve (Hand)