Detroit Red Wings forward Anthony Mantha could miss tonight's game against the New York Rangers, head coach Jeff Blashill announced today. Mantha is dealing with a "nagging issue". The team didn't provide any other details.
Mantha, 23, was drafted 20th overall by Detroit in 2013. He played 106 games in the NHL so far, scoring 32 goals and adding 31 assists for 63 total points. He has 13 goals and 11 assists for 24 points in 36 games played so far this season.
The Red Wings are currently sixth in the Atlantic division with a record of 13-16-7.
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Source: Ted Kulfan
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