2:21PM: On Hayes, Alain Vigneault said today:
- On Kevin Hayes, "he felt fine last night before the game and during the game he felt pain come back and after he just wasn't feeling well. We decided to keep him home, treat him and we will see how he is doing tomorrow."
- "I would say that it's a lot better than it was then when the original injury occurred but not good enough to play."
11:39AM: Kevin Hayes will not play tonight against the Penguins because of a contusion. (NYR)
Hayes was 50/50 to play in yesterday's game, scored, was a minus one and played 16:53.
He had 7 shots on goal, 5 shot attempts that were blocked and 1 shot that missed the net.
Hayes had one giveaway, 2 blocked shots and 8 faceoff wins and 12 faceoff losses.