With 12 games on tap and the race for a playoff spot heating up in the NHL, the injury bug was lurking around the league on Tuesday night as several key players were forced to leave their team's game.
Below is a list of players did not return to action for their team, players that returned are italicized:
New York Rangers: Brandon Dubinsky (hand)
Ottawa Senators: Colin Greening (not specified)
Tampa Bay Lightning: Mathieu Garon (undisclosed lower body)