Luke Richardson, coach of the Chicago Blackhawks, has confirmed that Corey Perry will not be playing against the Maple Leafs. According to hockey insider Elliotte Friedman, Perry, a veteran player, was a healthy scratch in the previous game and his absence in the upcoming game has left fans puzzled. Despite being in exceptional form this season, Perry’s absence from the lineup has not been explained. It is likely that there are undisclosed factors at play, but Richardson has not provided any details. The absence of Perry, who has been making significant contributions to the team, is sure to be felt by both the team and the fans.