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BREAKING: Crucial Health Update on Connor McDavid

Published October 22, 2023 at 11:07

Concerns Mount Over Connor McDavid's Health

The Edmonton Oilers faced a tough night yesterday, losing 3-2 to the Winnipeg Jets in overtime, marking their fourth loss in five games.

A Star's Absence

What's got fans worried is the situation with their top player, Connor McDavid. In the game, he didn't play for the last four minutes of the third period and a single second of overtime.

No postgame media for Connor McDavid. He's getting worked on my the training staff.

A video clip has circulated where McDavid can be heard talking to the Oilers' Head Athletic Therapist, TD Forss, mentioning he "tore something."

You can watch the video below:

Coach Jay Woodcroft shared his perspective, saying it looked like a muscle issue to him. He mentioned,
"We'll see. I'll have more information tomorrow."

Fans Await News

Hockey enthusiasts, along with Oilers fans, are eagerly awaiting more details on McDavid's health. He's a key player for the team, and his condition could significantly impact their performance this season.

Sportsnet highlighted this issue last night, and stated he has been very off and favouring his hip and more after this collision with his own teammate:

Everyone is hoping for a swift recovery for the Oilers' captain
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BREAKING: Crucial Health Update on Connor McDavid

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