Pavel Datsyuk Looks to Be Healthy for Sochi
Datsyuk feels better, saying he can skate now. Says he is day to day, not sure when he”ll return but confident it will be before Olympics.
— Ansar Khan (@AnsarKhanMLive) January 22, 2014
Pavel Datsyuk (groin) has missed the last seven Red Wings’ contests. The 35-year-old’s last game was the Winter Classic on New Year’s Day.
He is a key player for the Red Wings who have been pushed out of a NHL playoff spot in Dtsyuk’s absence. Datsyuk will be featured on Team Russia for the Winter Olympics in Sochi. If Team Russia is going to make a run for the gold medal, Datsyuk will have to be fully healthy.
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