Detroit’s Ericsson out with broken ribs
Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson could miss three
to five weeks with broken ribs.
Ericsson left Monday night’s loss to the New York Islanders,
Detroit’s most recent game, in the second period. He is expected to
be evaluated again in two weeks to determine when he might come
Ericsson has a goal and seven assists in 29 games this season.
The injury puts the 29-year-old Swede’s availability in doubt for
the Sochi Olympics.