How countries are coping with injuries

Updated: November 25, 2009, 10:27 PM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

You can understand why Mats Naslund might be chewing on his fingernails these days.

Between Saturday's brutal knee injury to Niklas Kronwall and the long-term injury to key forward Johan Franzen, the GM of the Swedish Olympic hockey team can hardly bear to watch what will happen next in what has become an NHL season chock full of injuries.

"We're maybe beginning to watch more for injuries than who is scoring goals," Naslund told ESPN.com this week.

"It seems ...

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