Calgary defenceman Jakub Nakladal is out as a precaution tonight for the Flames. The first year NHL player took two high sticks to the eye on one play in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins. Tyler Wotherspoon has been recalled and will take Nakladal's place in the lineup.
#Flames Jakub Nakladal is out, Tyler Wotherspoon is up and in, Mark Giordano and TJ Brodie will continue to play on separate pairings.— Derek Wills (@Fan960Wills) March 7, 2016
"I look scary but my eye is pretty okay." - Jakub Nakladal, who practiced today ~ https://t.co/Cl2Hw3vSR0 pic.twitter.com/1pPnva2jfy— Calgary Flames (@NHLFlames) March 7, 2016