NHL Injury Report

MONCanadiens

  • Carey Price (G) Price is taking a leave of absence from the Canadiens. It is uncertain when he will return. 10/20 · Out · Personal
  • Jake Evans (C) Evans sat out the last contest dealing with an undefined issue, and it is unclear if he will face the Hurricanes on Thursday. 10/19 · Questionable · Undisclosed

ARICoyotes

  • Alex Galchenyuk (C) Galchenyuk has been shifted to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time. 10/12 · Out · Upper Body
  • Kyle Capobianco (D) Capobianco has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear how long he will be debilitated. 10/12 · Out · Lower Body

VEGGolden Knights

  • Max Pacioretty (LW) Pacioretty is sidelined with a foot fracture, and he is projected to miss at least six weeks. 10/17 · Out · Foot
  • Mattias Janmark (C) Janmark is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return. 10/11 · Out · Illness
  • Mark Stone (RW) Stone missed the previous game with a lower-body injury, and there is no indication if he will play Thursday against the Oilers. 10/20 · Questionable · Lower Body
  • Alex Tuch (RW) Tuch is idle after undergoing shoulder surgery, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the latter part of January. 08/16 · Out · Shoulder

CGYFlames

  • Brad Richardson (RW) Richardson has been placed in the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established when he will suit up. 10/11 · Out · Lower Body
  • Michael Stone (D) Stone is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return. 10/16 · Out · Illness
  • Tyler Pitlick (RW) Pitlick has missed the last two games due to a knee injury, and it is up in the air if he will lace up against the Red Wings on Thursday. 10/18 · Questionable · Knee
  • Connor Zary (C) Zary is idle with a fractured ankle, and a timetable for return has yet to be established. 09/24 · Out · Ankle

OTTSenators

  • Austin Watson (LW) Watson is expected to miss four weeks due to an ankle injury and has wound up on the injured reserve list. 10/15 · Out · Ankle
  • Matt Murray (G) Murray has been assigned to the injured reserve list with an illness, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup. 10/15 · Out · Illness
  • Colin White (C) White has hit the injured reserve list due to surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder, and he is expected to miss four to six months. 10/07 · Out · Shoulder
  • Brady Tkachuk (LW) Tkachuk has missed the last two games due to conditioning, but he is expected to dress for Thursday's matchup with the Sharks. 10/17 · Probable · Conditioning

SEAKraken

  • Calle Jarnkrok (C) Jarnkrok is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established. 10/08 · Out · Illness
  • Chris Driedger (G) Driedger has been added to the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a date for his return has yet to be determined. 10/20 · Out · Undisclosed
  • Marcus Johansson (LW) Johansson has been added to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear when he will be able to return to action. 10/13 · Out · Lower Body
  • Colin Blackwell (C) Blackwell is nursing a lower-body injury, and team officials have yet to provide a date for return. 10/11 · Out · Lower Body
  • Morgan Geekie (C) Geekie is nursing an upper-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will suit up against the Canucks on Saturday. 10/20 · Questionable · Upper Body

NYIIslanders

  • Johnny Boychuk (D) Boychuk will miss an undetermined amount of time due to an eye injury. 10/07 · Out · Eye
  • Semyon Varlamov (G) Varlamov has hit the injured reserve list with an unspecified issue, and he will miss an undetermined length of time. 10/15 · Out · Undisclosed

COLAvalanche

  • Stefan Matteau (LW) Matteau has been designated for the long-term injured reserve list with a right leg injury, and it is uncertain when he will return to the lineup. 10/18 · Out · Leg
  • Valeri Nichushkin (RW) Nichushkin has hit the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear how long he will be idle. 10/16 · Out · Upper Body
  • Gabriel Landeskog (LW) Landeskog has been handed a two game suspension for boarding, and he is eligible to return Thursday versus the Panthers. 10/15 · Out · Suspension
  • Devon Toews (D) Toews has been placed on the injured reserve list recovering from offseason shoulder surgery, and it is unknown when he will return to action. 10/11 · Out · Shoulder
  • Pavel Francouz (G) Francouz has been assigned to the long-term injured reserve list with a sprained ankle, and he is expected to miss three to four weeks. 10/18 · Out · Ankle

DETRed Wings

  • Jakub Vrana (LW) Vrana has been placed on the injured reserve list due to undergoing shoulder surgery, and a date for his return has yet to be established. 10/11 · Out · Shoulder
  • Tyler Bertuzzi (LW) Bertuzzi will not play Thursday against the Canadiens as per Canadian provincial regulations regarding COVID-19. 10/20 · Out · Personal

EDMOilers

  • Josh Archibald (RW) Archibald has been shuttled to the injured reserve list due to myocarditis, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the lineup. 10/13 · Out · Illness
  • Alex Stalock (G) Stalock is likely to sit out the entire 2021-22 season due to a heart condition brought on by a bout with COVID-19. 09/23 · Out · Heart
  • Mike Smith (G) Smith has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a leg injury, and it is up in the air when he will return to the lineup. 10/20 · Out · Leg
  • Dmitri Samorukov (D) Samorukov has a broken jaw and is expected to miss at least six weeks of action. 09/20 · Out · Jaw
  • Dylan Holloway (LW) Holloway is recovering from offseason wrist surgery, and he is expected to miss at least three months of action. 09/15 · Out · Wrist

STLBlues

  • Oskar Sundqvist (C) Sundqvist has missed the last three contests with a knee injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be active for Saturday's battle versus the Kings. 10/20 · Questionable · Knee
  • Pavel Buchnevich (RW) Buchnevich has been handed a two-game suspension for head-butting, and he will not be eligible to return until Monday versus the Kings. 10/20 · Out · Suspension

VANCanucks

  • Micheal Ferland (LW) Ferland has been added to the injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to the lineup 10/11 · Out · Undisclosed
  • Travis Hamonic (D) Hamonic has been placed on a temporary leave of absence, and there is no timetable for return. 10/18 · Out · Personal
  • Brandon Sutter (C) Sutter has been added to the injured reserve list while ailing from a non-COVID-19 illness, and it is uncertain when he will be available to join the team. 10/11 · Out · Illness
  • Tyler Motte (C) Motte has sat out the last four contests with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will play against the Blackhawks on Thursday. 10/19 · Questionable · Upper Body
  • Quinn Hughes (D) Hughes sat out the last contest tending to an undisclosed injury, but it is projected that he will take the ice on Thursday versus the Blackhawks. 10/20 · Probable · Undisclosed
  • Brady Keeper (D) Keeper has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a broken leg, and he will be unavailable for an unknown amount of time. 10/11 · Out · Leg

PHIFlyers

  • Kevin Hayes (C) Hayes has been placed on the injured reserve list after undergoing abdominal surgery, and it is expected to miss six to eight weeks. 10/13 · Out · Abdominal
  • Patrick Brown (C) Brown is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return. 10/14 · Out · Illness
  • Tanner Laczynski (C) Laczynski is expected to miss the entire 2021-22 season due to a left hip injury and has been designated for the injured reserve list. 10/15 · Out · Hip

PITPenguins

  • Sidney Crosby (C) Crosby is recovering from wrist surgery, and he will remain sidelined until at least the end of October. 09/08 · Out · Wrist
  • Evgeni Malkin (C) Malkin has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a knee injury, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the middle of December. 10/18 · Out · Knee
  • Bryan Rust (RW) Rust has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time. 10/18 · Out · Lower Body
  • Mark Friedman (D) Friedman is managing a lower-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be active Saturday versus the Maple Leafs. 10/20 · Questionable · Lower Body

DALStars

  • John Klingberg (D) Klingberg has missed the last three games with a leg injury, and it is unclear if he will be available Friday versus the Kings. 10/19 · Questionable · Leg
  • Blake Comeau (RW) Comeaun has been shifted to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear when he will return to action. 10/13 · Out · Upper Body
  • Ben Bishop (G) Bishop has been shuttled to the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a torn meniscus, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established. 10/11 · Out · Knee
  • Jason Robertson (LW) Robertson has sat out the last four games due to an upper-body injury, and it is up in the air if he will face the Kings on Friday. 10/19 · Questionable · Upper Body

TBLightning

  • Gemel Smith (C) Smith has missed the last two games with a lower-body injury, and it is up in the air if he will play against the Avalanche on Saturday. 10/19 · Questionable · Lower Body
  • Nikita Kucherov (RW) Kucherov has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time. 10/20 · Out · Lower Body
  • Zach Bogosian (D) Bogosian has hit the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he will inactive until the early part of December. 10/15 · Out · Lower Body
  • Cal Foote (D) Foote is recovering from surgery to repair a tendon in his pinkie finger, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the end of October. 10/18 · Out · Finger

LAKings

  • Brendan Lemieux (LW) Lemieux is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return. 10/16 · Out · Illness
  • Andreas Athanasiou (LW) Athanasiou has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an unknown injury, and a date for return has yet to be established. 10/12 · Out · Undisclosed
  • Lias Andersson (C) Andersson has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to a groin injury, and it is unclear when he will be available to return. 10/13 · Out · Groin
  • Quinton Byfield (C) Byfield suffered a fractured ankle and has landed on the injured reserve list. A timetable for recovery has yet to be established. 10/07 · Out · Ankle

WPGJets

  • Blake Wheeler (RW) Wheeler is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for recovery. 10/18 · Out · Illness
  • Dylan Samberg (D) Samberg is out of commission with a high-ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss six to eight weeks. 09/24 · Out · Ankle

  • Max Domi (C) Domi has been assigned to the injured reserve list with a rib fracture, and he is expected to be sidelined for two to four weeks. 10/18 · Out · Ribs
  • Emil Bemstrom (C) Bemstrom has been added to the injured reserve list due to a left oblique strain, and he is projected to be inactive for four to six weeks. 10/14 · Out · Oblique

BOSBruins

  • Curtis Lazar (C) Lazar has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time. 10/11 · Out · Upper Body

SJSharks

  • Evander Kane (LW) Kane has been suspended 21 games due to a violation of the league's COVID-19 Protocol. He is eligible to return against the Devils on Nov. 30 10/18 · Out · Poss. Suspension
  • Jeffrey Viel (LW) Viel is on the injured reserve list after having surgery to repair a finger injury, and he is likely to be out of the lineup until at least the middle of November. 10/14 · Out · Finger
  • Nikolai Knyzhov (D) Knyzhov is sidelined after undergoing surgery to repair a lower-body injury, and he is expected to miss at least two months. 10/17 · Out · Lower Body
  • Alexander Barabanov (RW) Barabanov has sat out the last two contests with a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established if he will partake in Thursday's clash versus the Senators. 10/19 · Questionable · Lower Body

NYRRangers

  • Ryan Strome (C) Strome is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and he is without a definitive timetable for recovery. 10/15 · Out · Illness
  • Kaapo Kakko (RW) Kakko has wound up on the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and there is no timetable for recovery. 10/17 · Out · Upper Body

TORMaple Leafs

  • Petr Mrazek (G) Mrazek is idle due to a groin injury, and he is not expected to return to the lineup for at least two weeks. 10/16 · Out · Groin
  • Ondrej Kase (RW) Kase is bothered by a lower-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be in Friday's lineup versus the Sharks. 10/19 · Questionable · Lower Body
  • Ilya Mikheyev (RW) Mikheyev is on the injured reserve list with a broken thumb, and he is not expected to be available until the middle part of December. 10/15 · Out · Thumb

FLAPanthers

  • Noel Acciari (C) Acciari is on the injured reserve list due an upper-body injury, and he will miss an extended period. 10/15 · Out · Upper Body
  • Markus Nutivaara (D) Nutivaara has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a timetable for his return has yet to be established. 10/13 · Out · Undisclosed
  • Eetu Luostarinen (C) Luostarinen has sat out the last three games due to an undisclosed injury, and it is unclear if he will face the Avalanche on Thursday. 10/19 · Questionable · Undisclosed

BUFSabres

  • Cody Eakin (C) Eakin is tending to an undisclosed issue, and it remains to be seen if he will face the Bruins on Friday. 10/20 · Questionable · Undisclosed
  • Casey Mittelstadt (C) Mittelstadt has been added to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and there is no timetable for his return. 10/20 · Out · Upper Body
  • Henri Jokiharju (D) Jokiharju has been assigned to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and he is projected to miss two to three weeks. 10/16 · Out · Lower Body
  • Mattias Samuelsson (D) Samuelsson has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a date for his return is unclear. 10/13 · Out · Undisclosed

WASCapitals

  • Nicklas Backstrom (C) Backstrom has been shuttled to the long-term injured reserve list with a hip injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date. 10/18 · Out · Hip

NJDevils

  • Mackenzie Blackwood (G) Blackwood has been shuttled to the injured reserve list due to a heel injury, and it is uncertain when he will be available to return. 10/19 · Out · Heel
  • Miles Wood (LW) Wood has been placed in the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established when he will suit up. 10/11 · Out · Lower Body
  • Ty Smith (D) Smith has been added to the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed issue, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to the lineup. 10/11 · Out · Undisclosed
  • Jack Hughes (C) Hughes is managing an undisclosed injury, and it is unknown if he will be in Thursday's lineup versus the Capitals. 10/20 · Questionable · Undisclosed

CHIBlackhawks

  • Caleb Jones (D) Jones has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a left wrist strain, and he is projected to miss six weeks of action. 10/18 · Out · Wrist
  • Wyatt Kalynuk (D) Kalynuk has been posted to the injured reserve list with a right ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss two to four weeks. 10/18 · Out · Ankle
  • Mike Hardman (RW) Hardman is nursing a head laceration, and he will not suit up Thursday versus the Canucks. 10/20 · Out · Head

NASPredators

  • David Rittich (G) Rittich is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return. 10/16 · Out · Illness
  • Mathieu Olivier (RW) Oliver has been added to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to action. 10/12 · Out · Lower Body

ANADucks

  • Max Jones (LW) Jones has been added to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and a date for his return has yet to be established. 10/20 · Out · Upper Body
  • Mason McTavish (C) McTavish has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup. 10/20 · Out · Lower Body

MINWild

  • Matthew Boldy (LW) Boldy is sidelined with a fractured left ankle, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks. 10/09 · Out · Ankle

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