National Hockey League roundup

Thu Dec 4, 2014 8:01pm EST
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(The Sports Xchange) - The Winnipeg Jets placed defenseman Zach Bogosian on injured reserve with a lower-body injury on Thursday and recalled defenseman Julien Brouillette from the St. John's IceCaps of the American Hockey League.

Bogosian is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks, coach Paul Maurice told Bogosian has eight assists in 25 games this season.

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Minnesota Wild defenseman Ryan Suter missed Wednesday's 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens because he has the mumps, coach Mike Yeo confirmed Thursday.

A mumps outbreak has hit the Wild's defense hard. Marco Scandella, Jonas Brodin, Keith Ballard and Christian Folin also have contracted mumps at various points of the season and missed games.

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With No. 1 goaltender Cam Ward out because of a lower-body injury, the Carolina Hurricanes called up Drew MacIntyre from Charlotte of the American Hockey League to serve as a backup.

It's unknown when Ward (8-8-1) was injured. He last played Tuesday night and stopped 32 of 33 shots in the Hurricanes' 2-1 win over the Nashville Predators.

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