Waiting for Smyth

Smyth Watch ’09 continues. Ryan Smyth once again participated in the morning skate, but continued wearing the red “I’m not playing” jersey and stayed on the ice after practice with Davis Drewiske, who will be a healthy scratch as the Kings go back to six defensemen tonight.

Murray reiterated that Smyth will go back into the lineup as soon as he is cleared for contact by a doctor.

MURRAY: “That certainly will be the scenario, as soon as I get some information on that, the green light that he’s ready to go and he’s fine, that there’s no further concerns. He will be in the lineup.”

Rules for Blog Commenting

  • No profanity, slurs or other offensive language. Replacing letters with symbols does not turn expletives into non-expletives.
  • Personal attacks against other blog commenters, and/or blatant attempts to antagonize other comments, are not tolerated. Respectful disagreement is encouraged. Posts that continually express the same singular opinion will be deleted.
  • Comments that incite political, religious or similar debates will be deleted.
  • Please do not discuss, or post links to websites that illegally stream NHL games.
  • Posting under multiple user names is not allowed. Do not type in all caps. All violations are subject to comment deletion and/or banning of commenters, per the discretion of the blog administrator.