The agony of being a bystander matched the pain Coyotes wing Radim Vrbata felt in the inside of his left foot where a bone was cracked after blocking a shot more than a month ago. "It's a short season, and when you're out with something like this, you will miss lots of games because it goes quick," Vrbata said. "When you see guys, they could use some help. That makes it tougher."