National Hockey League
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
John Gibson G Ques Sat - Lower Body - 2/23/17 Gibson sat out the last game with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Saturday against the Kings.
Antoine Vermette C Elig March 12 - Suspension - 2/17/17 Vermette has been handed a 10-game suspension for abuse of an official and will be eligible to rejoin the lineup against the Capitals on March 12th.
Clayton Stoner D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/11/17 Stoner is expected to be sidelined for an extended period due to a lower-body injury and is on the long-term injured reserve list as a result.
Simon Despres D I-R - Concussion - 10/28/16 Despres has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list due to concussion-like symptoms.
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Mike Smith G Prob Thurs - Concussion - 2/21/17 Smith was forced from the last game with concussion-like symptoms but is expected to be available Thursday against the Blackhawks.
Louis Domingue G Prob Thurs - Lower Body - 2/22/17 Domingue is expected to be available for Thursday's contest against the Blackhawks after sitting out the previous three games due to a lower-body injury.
Lawson Crouse LW Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/22/17 Crouse is on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and his status is unclear for Thursday's game against the Blackhawks.
Brad Richardson RW Out indefinitely - Leg - 11/19/16 Richardson is on injured reserve after undergoing surgery to repair a broken tibia and fibula in his right leg. It is unclear how much time he will miss.
Chris Pronger D out for season - Concussion - 11/7/16 Pronger has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list due to a career-ending concussion. He has not played since the 2011-2012 season.
Dave Bolland C Out indefinitely - Back - 10/11/16 Bolland is sidelined due to back and ankle injuries and is on injured reserve. There is no timetable for a return to the ice.
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Tuukka Rask G Ques Thurs - Rest - 2/23/17 Rask is not expected to be in net for Thursday's game against the Kings as he will likely be given the day to rest.
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Sam Reinhart C Ques Sat - Flu - 2/19/17 Reinhart has missed the past two games due to a flu bug and it is unknown if he will play Saturday against the Avalanche.
Derek Grant C Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/18/17 Grant is on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury and is without a clear timetable for return.
Zemgus Girgensons C Out indefinitely - Abdominal - 2/17/17 Girgensons is on injured reserve with an internal middle-body injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
William Carrier LW I-R - Knee - 2/9/17 Carrier has been designated for injured reserve with a knee injury.
Johan Larsson C out for season - Wrist - 1/11/17 Larsson is expected to miss the remainder of the season as he has been placed on the injured reserve list after having surgery to repair a dislocated wrist and an elbow injury.
Cody McCormick C out for season - Illness - 10/17/16 McCormick has not played since the mid-way part of the 2015-2016 season due to blood clots in his calf muscle. He is on injured reserve and is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season as well.
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Ladislav Smid D out for season - Neck - 2/16/17 Smid is on the season-ending injured reserve list due to a neck injury.
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Bryan Bickell LW Out indefinitely - Illness - 2/23/17 Bickell has multiple sclerosis and is on the injured reserve list. He has been sent on a conditioning stint to the team's AHL affiliate but it is unknown if he will make a return to the NHL roster before the end of the season.
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Michal Rozsival D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Rozsival has been activated from the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and his status for Thursday's game against the Coyotes is undetermined.
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Nikita Zadorov D out for season - Ankle - 2/20/17 Zadorov sustained a fractured ankle and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Rene Bourque RW Out indefinitely - Head - 2/16/17 Bourque is sidelined with a head injury and is without a timetable for return.
Semyon Varlamov G out for season - Groin - 2/23/17 Varlamov was placed on the injured reserve and is expected to miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a groin muscle issue.
Erik Johnson D Out Thurs - Leg - 2/22/17 Johnson is on injured reserve with a broken fibula but has returned to practice. He will not play against the Predators on Thursday but could be back in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Sabres.
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Lukas Sedlak LW Ques Sat - Lower Body - 2/19/17 Sedlak sat out the previous game with a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if he will play against the Islanders on Saturday.
David Clarkson RW Out indefinitely - Back - 2/15/17 Clarkson is on the long-term injured reserve with three degenerative discs in his spine and there is no timetable for a return.
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Stephen Johns D Ques Fri - Illness - 2/18/17 Johns was held out of the previous two games with an illness and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Coyotes.
Adam Cracknell RW I-R - Lower Body - 2/20/17 Cracknell is out of action due to a lower-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
Johnny Oduya D Out indefinitely - Ankle - 2/11/17 Oduya is on injured reserve with an ankle injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
Ales Hemsky RW out for season - Hip - 10/31/16 Hemsky had surgery to repair a hip injury and is expected to miss five-to-six months of action, ending his season.
Mattias Janmark C out for season - Knee - 11/21/16 Janmark will be sidelined for five-to-six months after undergoing surgery on his knee and is on injured reserve.
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Gustav Nyquist RW Elig March 4 - Suspension - 2/15/17 Nyquist has been issued a six-game suspension by the NHL for high-sticking an opponent but is expected to return to action March 4th against the Oilers.
Jonathan Ericsson D out for season - Wrist - 2/10/17 Ericsson is on injured reserve with a broken wrist and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Jimmy Howard G Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/15/17 Howard is on the long-term injured reserve list while he recovers from a right MCL sprain. He suffered a second setback during his recovery and is without a definitive timetable for a return.
Johan Franzen RW out for season - Concussion - 10/26/16 Franzen is on the long-term injured reserve with a concussion and is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season.
Joe Vitale C I-R - Concussion - 10/11/16 Vitale has been placed on injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms.
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Adam Larsson D Ques Fri - Leg - 2/23/17 Larsson missed the last game with a leg injury and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Capitals.
Andrej Sekera D Ques Fri - Hand - 2/23/17 Sekera left the last game with a hand injury and his status for Friday's game against the Capitals is unknown.
Benoit Pouliot LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 2/18/17 Pouliot is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury and it is unknown when he will be ready to rejoin the lineup.
Tyler Pitlick RW out for season - Knee - 2/1/17 Pitlick has been placed on the injured reserve list with a torn ACL in his left knee and is expected to be sidelined for the remainder of the season.
Darnell Nurse D Early March - Ankle - 2/20/17 Nurse has been placed on injured reserve as he is recovering from surgery to ligament and bone damage in his ankle.
Andrew Ference D out for season - Hip - 2/1/17 Ference is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and is expected to miss the entire 2016-17 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Paul Ladue D Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Ladue missed the last game due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will play against the Bruins on Thursday.
Jordan Nolan C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/7/17 Nolan is expected to miss an extended amount of game action as he was designated for the injured reserve list with a pulled muscle to his lower body.
Matt Greene D Out indefinitely - Back - 2/9/17 Greene has been placed on the injured reserve list with back and groin injuries and remains without a definite timetable for a return.
Jonathan Quick G Mid March - Groin - 2/18/17 Quick is on injured reserve with a strained groin and is expected to be sidelined until at least the middle of March.
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Victor Bartley D I-R - Tricep - 10/29/16 Bartley is on injured reserve after tearing his triceps during the preseason.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Cody McLeod LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/21/17 McLeod has been designated for injured reserve as he is battling an injury to his lower body and remains without a definitive timetable for a recovery.
Miikka Salomaki RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/14/16 Salomaki is dealing with a lower-body injury and is recovering while on the injured reserve list. It is unclear how much time he will be forced to miss.
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Pavel Zacha C Ques Sat - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Zacha left the last game due to an upper-body injury and his availability against the Rangers on Saturday is unknown.
Marc Savard C out for season - Concussion - 6/13/16 Savard was placed on long-term injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms. He has not played since the 2010-11 season.
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Cal Clutterbuck RW Ques Sat - Lower Body - 2/23/17 Clutterbuck missed the last game due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Saturday against the Blue Jackets.
Casey Cizikas C Late March - Hand - 2/23/17 Cizikas is on injured reserve with a broken left hand and will likely need four weeks to recover.
Shane Prince C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/22/17 Prince is on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and is without a timetable for return.
Travis Hamonic D Early March - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Hamonic is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to remain sidelined until the beginning of March.
Mikhail Grabovski C I-R - Concussion - 9/26/16 Grabovski is dealing with concussion-like symptoms and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
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Kevin Klein D Ques Sat - Upper Body - 2/23/17 Klein sat out the last game with an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Devils.
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Mike Hoffman LW Ques Fri - Groin - 2/23/17 Hoffman was held out of his second-consecutive game due to a groin injury and his status is uncertain for Friday's game against the Hurricanes.
Mark Stone RW Ques Fri - Neck - 2/23/17 Stone is recovering from a neck injury and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Hurricanes on Friday.
Bobby Ryan RW Early April - Finger - 2/21/17 Ryan has landed on the injured reserve list due to a right index finger injury and is expected to be sidelined for three-to-six weeks.
Clarke MacArthur LW out for season - Concussion - 1/20/17 MacArthur is suffering from post-concussion syndrome and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
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Jakub Voracek RW Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 2/23/17 Voracek is dealing with an unspecified injury and his status is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Penguins.
Jordan Weal C Ques Sat - Upper Body - 2/23/17 Weal has sat out the last two games with an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Penguins.
Travis Konecny C Late March - Knee - 2/10/17 Konecny is on injured reserve with a left ankle sprain and left knee injury. He is expected to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks as a result.
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Kris Letang D Ques Sat - Upper Body - 2/23/17 Letang has an injury to his upper body and his status is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Flyers.
Nick Bonino C Ques Sat - Illness - 2/21/17 Bonino missed the previous game with an illness and it is undecided if he will play Saturday against the Flyers.
Justin Schultz D Ques Sat - Concussion - 2/23/17 Schultz has been sidelined with a concussion but has returned to practice and could be available against the Flyers on Saturday.
Trevor Daley D Early April - Knee - 2/23/17 Daley underwent left knee surgery and is expected to be sidelined for six weeks.
Olli Maatta D Late March - Hand - 2/17/17 Maatta has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to fix a left hand injury and is expected to miss six weeks.
Bryan Rust RW Out indefinitely - Arm - 2/14/17 Rust is on injured reserve after sustaining an injury to his arm and will miss an extended amount of game action.
Conor Sheary LW Mid March - Upper Body - 2/3/17 Sheary has been placed on the injured reserve and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks of action due to an upper-body injury.
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Dylan Demelo D Ques Sat - Wrist - 2/20/17 Demelo has been activated from the injured reserve with a broken wrist and his return is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Canucks.
Joonas Donskoi RW Early March - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Donskoi suffered an upper-body injury and it will likely prevent him from playing until the first week of March.
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Robby Fabbri C out for season - Knee - 2/5/17 Fabbri is expected to miss the remainder of the season as he has been placed on injured reserve due to a torn ACL in his left knee.
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Jonathan Drouin LW Out Thurs - Flu - 2/23/17 Drouin is dealing with a bout of the flu and will not play Thursday against the Flames.
Ryan Callahan RW out for season - Hip - 2/23/17 Callahan is on injured reserve after undergoing surgery on his right hip and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Steven Stamkos C Mid March - Knee - 1/3/17 Stamkos is on the injured reserve list and is expected to miss four months of action after undergoing surgery to repair the lateral meniscus tear in his right knee. He is progressing in his rehab and could return to game action during the middle of March.
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Connor Carrick D Early March - Upper Body - 2/22/17 Carrick suffered an upper-body injury and will likely be sidelined until the beginning of March.
Mitchell Marner C Ques Sat - Shoulder - 2/23/17 Marner has been placed on the injured reserve after suffering a shoulder injury and it is unclear if he will be activated for Saturday's game against the Canadiens.
Stephane Robidas D out for season - Knee - 2/16/17 Robidas continues to deal with a knee injury that sidelined him for the entire 2015-2016 campaign and is on long-term injured reserve. He is expected to miss the entire season.
Joffrey Lupul LW I-R - Conditioning - 2/16/17 Lupul has been deemed as unfit to play and the team has placed him on the long-term injured reserve list.
Nathan Horton RW out for season - Spine - 10/13/16 Horton is dealing with a degenerative spine issue and it is unlikely that he will play hockey again as he is on the long-term injured reserve list.
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Jack Skille RW Ques Sat - Groin - 2/19/17 Skille was absent from the lineup during the last game with a groin injury and it is uncertain if he will play Saturday against the Sharks.
Sven Baertschi LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 2/11/17 Baertschi has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion and is without a clear timetable for return.
Anton Rodin RW Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/17/17 Rodin aggravated an injury to his surgically-repaired left knee and is on the injured reserve list without an official timetable for a return.
Erik Gudbranson D Out indefinitely - Wrist - 12/19/16 Gudbranson will require surgery to repair a torn ligament in his wrist and will miss an extended amount of time.
Derek Dorsett RW I-R - Neck - 12/5/16 Dorsett will require cervical fusion surgery to repair a neck injury and is on the injured reserve list without a definitive timetable for a return.
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Brooks Orpik D Ques Fri - Lower Body - 2/23/17 Orpik is bothered by an injury to his lower body and it is unknown if he will take part in Friday's contest against the Oilers.
Matt Niskanen D Ques Fri - Lower Body - 2/23/17 Niskanen left the last game with a lower-body injury and his status for Friday's game against the Oilers is unclear.
Andre Burakovsky LW Mid March - Hand - 2/10/17 Burakovsky suffered a hand injury while blocking a shot and is expected to be out of action for a minimum of four weeks.
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Drew Stafford RW Ques Tues - Illness - 2/22/17 Stafford missed his third-straight game due to an illness and it is unclear if he will play Tuesday against the Wild.
Jacob Trouba D Elig March 3 - Suspension - 2/20/17 Trouba has been issued a two-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head of an opponent but is likely to return to the lineup March 3rd against the Wild.
Andrew Copp C Early March - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Copp has an upper-body injury and will require additional time to recover.
Toby Enstrom D Early March - Lower Body - 2/17/17 Enstrom has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to repair a lower-body injury and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Ondrej Pavelec G Early March - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Pavelec has been designated for injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to be sidelined until sometime during the beginning of March.
Marko Dano C Early March - Leg - 12/31/16 Dano has been placed on injured reserve with a left leg injury and is expected to need eight weeks to recover.
Tyler Myers D Early April - Lower Body - 2/7/17 Myers is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to be sidelined for the next six-to-eight weeks after undergoing surgery.