Devils’ John Moore being released from hospital after scary hit
NEWARK — Devils defenseman John Moore was taken to a hospital, but was being released following a hit from Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson sent Moore into the boards and caused him to collapse on the ice.
Devils coach John Hynes had no further update on Moore after Saturday’s 6-2 loss.
Goalie Keith Kinkaid didn’t see the hit, but he knew something was wrong with the defenseman immediately.
“You see the blank stare in his eye and you know something’s not right,” Kinkaid said. “Kind of got a little nervous, didn’t know what to do other than wave the medical staff on.”
Following the scary aftermath, Luke Gazdic’s fight with Wilson was no surprise.
Gazdic, the Devils’ physical enforcer, dropped gloves with Wilson the first time the two were…