Devils’ Taylor Hall played through torn ligaments in hand during season

Taylor Hall played through an injury in the second half of his MVP-caliber season.The Devils forward underwent surgery on Friday, April 30, to repair torn ligaments in his left hand. The injury occurred in late December.It was unrelated to a right thumb injury that forced Hall to miss three games and the All-Star Game in January.Schneider undergoes hip surgeryForward Patrick Maroon also underwent surgery on Wednesday, May 2, to repair a herniated disc in his back.Both players will be ready for training camp in September.After Hall suffered his injury, he still managed to put together a 26-game point streak that lasted from Jan. 2 to March 8, and he finished the season with 93 points in 76 games. He set career highs with 39 goals and 54 assists.Hall is a finalist for the Hart Trophy, the NHL’s MVP award, and the Ted Lindsay Award, the NHL’s most outstanding player.

Blogs

Tennessee Mourns Loss Of An Icon

Tennessee Mourns Loss Of An Icon

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Pat Summitt, legendary Lady Vol basketball coach, mentor and mother-figure to her players; a revered ambassador for her university and state; a trailblazer for women; and a role model for people all over the world passed away Tuesday, June 28, in Knoxville at the age of 64. Born Patricia Sue Head on June…