BLOG: Perron injured, will miss Worlds
Edmonton Oilers winger David Perron will not participate in the 2014 IIHF World Hockey Championhip in Minsk, Belarus in May.
#Oilers forward David Perron will be unable to participate in the 2014 World Hockey Championship due to a hip injury.— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) May 4, 2014
Perron has a hip injury that will prevent him from playing for Team Canada.
Hockey Canada has named Nathan MacKinnon, Matt Read and Brayden Schenn to the squad as additions and to help replace Perron.