Injury Reports:
TeamPlayerPOSStatusDate ReportedNotes
Anaheim DucksJosh MansonDQues Wed – Lower BodyThu, Oct 7Manson is dealing with a lower-body injury, and it is unclear if he will lace up against the Jets in the season opener.
Arizona CoyotesKyle CapobiancoDOut Indefinitely – Lower BodyFri, Oct 8Capobianco is out of commission due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear how long he will be debilitated.
Arizona CoyotesPhil KesselRWQues Thurs – FootFri, Oct 8Kessel is dealing with a foot injury, and it is unknown if he will take on the Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Arizona CoyotesBarrett HaytonCQues Thurs – Lower BodyFri, Oct 8Hayton is bothered by a lower-body ailment, and it remains to be seen if he will take part in the season opener versus the Blue Jackets.
Arizona CoyotesAlex GalchenyukCOut Indefinitely – Upper BodyFri, Oct 8Galchenyuk is idle with an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Boston BruinsCurtis LazarCOut Indefinitely – Upper BodyFri, Oct 8Lazar is idle due to an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Buffalo SabresLukas RousekRWOut Indefinitely – KneeTue, Sep 14Rousek is sidelined after undergoing surgery to repair a torn ACL, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Buffalo SabresJack EichelCOut Indefinitely – NeckThu, Sep 23Eichel has landed on the injured reserve list due to herniated discs in his neck, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Buffalo SabresJohn Jason PeterkaRWQues Thurs – Lower BodyFri, Oct 8Peterka has a lower-body injury, and it is unclear if he will play in the season opener against the Canadiens.
Buffalo SabresRasmus DahlinDQues Thurs – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Dahlin is tending to a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established if he will take on the Canadiens on Thursday.
Calgary FlamesJohannes KinnvallDOut Indefinitely – Lower BodyTue, Sep 21Kinnvall is sidelined with a lower-body injury, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Calgary FlamesConnor ZaryCOut Indefinitely – AnkleFri, Sep 24Zary is idle with a fractured ankle, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Calgary FlamesBlake ColemanCElig Oct 18 – SuspensionFri, Oct 8Coleman is serving a two-game suspension for boarding, and he is eligible to return against the Ducks on October 18.
Calgary FlamesBrad RichardsonRWQues Sat – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Richardson is dealing with a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established if he will suit up in the season opener against the Oilers.
Carolina HurricanesVincent TrocheckCOut Indefinitely – UndisclosedSun, Oct 10Trocheck has been assigned to the injured reserve list with an unspecified injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Carolina HurricanesJake GardinerDOut For Season – BackMon, Sep 6Gardiner is sidelined after surgery to repair back and hip injuries, and he will miss the entire 2021-22 season.
Chicago BlackhawksJonathan ToewsCQues Wed – IllnessThu, Oct 7Toews is suffering from chronic immune response syndrome, and it is undetermined if he will be available for Wednesday’s battle versus the Avalanche.
Chicago BlackhawksWyatt KalynukDOut Indefinitely – AnkleFri, Oct 8Kalynuk has been posted to the injured reserve list with a right ankle sprain, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Chicago BlackhawksCaleb JonesDLate Nov – WristFri, Oct 8Jones is out of commission with a left wrist strain, and he is projected to miss six weeks of action.
Colorado AvalanchePavel FrancouzGEarly Nov – Lower BodyFri, Oct 8Francouz has been assigned to the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he is expected to miss three to four weeks.
Colorado AvalancheNazem KadriCElig Sat – SuspensionSun, Oct 10Kadri has one game remaining on his suspension for an illegal hit to the head, and he is eligible to return Saturday versus the Blues.
Colorado AvalancheDevon ToewsDDoub Wed – ShoulderSun, Oct 10Toews is recovering from offseason shoulder surgery, and he is not expected to be active for the season opener against the Blackhawks.
Columbus Blue JacketsNathan GerbeLWEarly Feb – HipSun, Sep 5Gerbe is projected to be sidelined for four to six months after undergoing surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left hip.
Columbus Blue JacketsMax DomiCQues Thurs – ShoulderFri, Oct 8Domi is recovering from surgery to repair a labral tear in his right shoulder, and it remains to be seen if he will face the Coyotes on Thursday.
Dallas StarsJani HakanpaaDProb Thurs – FingerFri, Oct 8Hakanpaa is expected to take the ice for the season opener versus the Rangers despite a fractured pinky finger.
Dallas StarsBen BishopGOut Indefinitely – KneeThu, Sep 30Bishop is out of commission after undergoing surgery to repair a torn meniscus, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
Detroit Red WingsJakub VranaLWLate Jan – ShoulderThu, Sep 30Vrana is expected to miss at least four months after undergoing shoulder surgery.
Edmonton OilersZack KassianRWQues Wed – ConcussionFri, Oct 8Kassian has been entered in the concussion protocol, and it is uncertain if he will play in the season opener versus the Canucks.
Edmonton OilersJosh ArchibaldRWOut Indefinitely – IllnessSun, Oct 3Archibald is ailing from myocarditis, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the lineup.
Edmonton OilersDylan HollowayLWMid Dec – WristWed, Sep 15Holloway is recovering from offseason wrist surgery, and he is expected to miss at least three months of action.
Edmonton OilersDmitri SamorukovDEarly Nov – JawMon, Sep 20Samorukov has a broken jaw and is expected to miss at least six weeks of action.
Edmonton OilersAlex StalockGOut For Season – HeartThu, Sep 23Stalock is likely to sit out the entire 2021-22 season due to a heart condition brought on by a bout with COVID-19.
Florida PanthersNoel AcciariCOut Indefinitely – UndisclosedThu, Oct 7Acciari is sidelined due an undisclosed injury, and he will miss an extended period.
Florida PanthersJohn LudvigDQues Thurs – Lower BodyFri, Oct 8Ludvig is battling a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established if he will face the Penguins on Thursday.
Florida PanthersSam BennettCOut Indefinitely – IllnessSat, Oct 9Bennett is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Florida PanthersKevin ConnautonDLate Oct – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Connauton is out of commission due to a lower-body issue, and he is expected to miss one to two weeks.
Los Angeles KingsLias AnderssonCQues Thurs – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Andersson is battling a lower-body injury, leaving his availability for Thursday’s contest versus the Golden Knights hazy.
Los Angeles KingsOlli MaattaDQues Thurs – UndisclosedSat, Oct 9Maata is dealing with an unspecified issue, and it is up in the air if he will take on the Golden Knights in the season opener.
Los Angeles KingsJonathan QuickGQues Thurs – ShoulderFri, Oct 8Quick is on the mend from shoulder surgery, and it remains to be seen if he will suit up for Thursday’s matchup versus the Golden Knights.
Los Angeles KingsQuinton ByfieldCOut Indefinitely – AnkleThu, Oct 7Byfield suffered a fractured ankle and has landed on the injured reserve list. A timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
Minnesota WildMatt BoldyLWLate Nov – AnkleSat, Oct 9Boldy is sidelined with a fractured left ankle, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Montreal CanadiensShea WeberDOut For Season – AnkleMon, Aug 16Weber is expected to miss the entire 2021-22 season with injuries to his ankle, knee and thumb.
Montreal CanadiensPaul ByronLWLate Dec – HipMon, Aug 16Byron is sidelined after undergoing hip surgery, and he is likely to be out of commission until the end of December.
Montreal CanadiensSami NikuDOut Indefinitely – ConcussionSat, Oct 2Niku is idle with a concussion, and it is unknown how long he will be debilitated.
Montreal CanadiensJoel EdmundsonDLate Oct – UndisclosedThu, Oct 7Edmundson is likely to miss two to three weeks due to an unspecified injury.
Montreal CanadiensCedric PaquetteCQues Wed – Lower BodyThu, Oct 7Paquette has a lower-body injury, and it is unknown if he will take part in the season opener versus the Maple Leafs.
Montreal CanadiensJonathan DrouinLWQues Wed – IllnessFri, Oct 8Drouin is ailing from a non-COVID-19 illness, and it is uncertain if he will be healthy in time for the season opener against the Maple Leafs.
Montreal CanadiensCarey PriceGMid Nov – KneeFri, Oct 8Price is on the mend from off-season knee surgery and has entered the player assistance program. He is expected to be away from the team for at least one month.
Montreal CanadiensMike HoffmanLWOut Indefinitely – Lower BodySat, Oct 9Hoffman is sidelined due to a lower-body injury, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
New Jersey DevilsJack HughesCProb Fri – UndisclosedSat, Oct 9Hughes is expected to take the ice against the Blackhawks on Friday despite an unspecified injury.
New Jersey DevilsDamon SeversonDQues Fri – Upper BodySat, Oct 9Severson is nursing a muscle strain, and it is unknown if he will be available to face the Blackhawks in the season opener.
New Jersey DevilsMackenzie BlackwoodGQues Fri – PersonalSat, Oct 9Blackwood has elected to get vaccinated for COVID-19, and his status for the season opener against the Blackhawks is in question.
New Jersey DevilsTy SmithDQues Fri – UndisclosedSat, Oct 9Smith is tending to an undisclosed issue, and it is unclear if he will be available for Friday’s matchup versus the Blackhawks.
New York IslandersJohnny BoychukDOut Indefinitely – EyeThu, Oct 7Boychuk will miss an undetermined amount of time due to an eye injury.
New York IslandersMatt MartinLWQues Thurs – AnkleFri, Oct 8Martin is dealing with an ankle injury, and it is up in the air if he will be active against the Hurricanes on Thursday.
New York IslandersSemyon VarlamovGQues Thurs – UndisclosedFri, Oct 8Varlamov is bothered by an unspecified issue, and it is unclear if he will lace up against the Hurricanes on Thursday.
New York RangersRyan ReavesRWQues Wed – LegThu, Oct 7Reaves is bothered by a leg injury, and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Capitals on Wednesday.
New York RangersRyan StromeCProb Wed – HandSun, Oct 10Strome is dealing with a hand injury, but it is expected that he will suit up for Wednesday’s game versus the Capitals.
Ottawa SenatorsRidly GreigCElig Sat – SuspensionSun, Oct 10Greig has been given a one-game suspension for an illegal hit to the head, and he will be eligible to return Saturday versus the Maple Leafs.
Ottawa SenatorsColin WhiteCEarly April – ShoulderThu, Oct 7White has hit the injured reserve list due to surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder, and he is expected to miss four to six months.
Ottawa SenatorsAustin WatsonLWMid Nov – AnkleSun, Oct 10Watson is expected to miss four weeks due to an ankle injury.
Ottawa SenatorsBrady TkachukLWOut Indefinitely – HoldoutWed, Sep 22Tkachuk is unsatisfied with his current contract, and it remains to be seen when he will report to the team.
Ottawa SenatorsAngus CrookshankLWLate March – KneeWed, Sep 22Crookshank is sidelined after undergoing knee surgery, and he is expected to miss four to six months.
Ottawa SenatorsClark BishopCOut Indefinitely – AnkleFri, Oct 1Bishop is out of commission with an ankle injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Philadelphia FlyersKevin HayesCLate Nov – AbdominalTue, Sep 21Hayes is out of commission after undergoing abdominal surgery and it is expected to miss six to eight weeks.
Philadelphia FlyersSamuel MorinDLate Nov – KneeTue, Sep 21Morin is idle after undergoing surgery to remove loose bodies from his right knee, and he is expected to miss six to eight weeks of action.
Philadelphia FlyersCooper ZechDLate Nov – Upper BodyTue, Sep 21Zech is projected to miss six to eight weeks with an upper-body injury.
Philadelphia FlyersTanner LaczynskiCOut For Season – HipWed, Sep 29Laczynski is expected to miss the entire 2021-22 season due to a left hip injury.
Philadelphia FlyersWade AllisonRWOut Indefinitely – AnkleThu, Oct 7Allison is sidelined with a high right ankle sprain, and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Philadelphia FlyersYegor ZamulaDQues Fri – GroinSun, Oct 10Zamula is dealing with injuries to his groin and hip, and it is unknown if he will lace up in the season opener against the Canucks.
Pittsburgh PenguinsSidney CrosbyCLate Oct – WristWed, Sep 8Crosby is recovering from wrist surgery, and he will remain sidelined until at least the end of October.
Pittsburgh PenguinsJake GuentzelLWOut Indefinitely – IllnessFri, Oct 8Guentzel is recovering after contracting the COVID-19 virus, and there is no timetable for return.
Pittsburgh PenguinsZach Aston ReeseLWQues Tues – IllnessSat, Oct 9Aston-Reese has been medically cleared after going through the COVID-19 protocols, and it is undetermined if he will lace up against the Lightning on Tuesday.
San Jose SharksJeffrey VielLWQues Sat – Upper BodySun, Oct 10Viel is bothered by an upper-body injury, and it is undetermined if he will face the Jets on Saturday.
San Jose SharksAlexander BarabanovLWProb Sat – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Barabanov is expected to take the ice against the Jets in the season opener despite a lower-body injury.
San Jose SharksEvander KaneLWOut Indefinitely – Poss. SuspensionThu, Oct 7Kane is facing potential discipline from the NHL after allegedly using a fake COVID-19 vaccination card.
San Jose SharksNikolai KnyzhovDDoub Sat – AbdominalSun, Oct 10Knyzhov is managing an abdominal issue, and it is unlikely that he will lace up against the Jets on Saturday.
Seattle KrakenColin BlackwellCQues Tues – Lower BodyWed, Oct 6Blackwell is nursing a lower-body injury, and it is unknown if he will suit up for the season opener versus the Golden Knights.
Seattle KrakenCalle JarnkrokCOut Indefinitely – IllnessFri, Oct 8Jarnkrok is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
Seattle KrakenYanni GourdeCMid Nov – ShoulderSat, Oct 9Gourde is recuperating from offseason shoulder surgery, and he will remain out of commission until sometime in November.
St. Louis BluesOskar SundqvistCOut Sat – KneeSun, Oct 10Sundqvist is dealing with a knee injury, and he will not be active for the season opener versus the Avalanche.
Tampa Bay LightningCal FooteDMid Nov – FingerWed, Sep 22Foote is recovering from surgery to repair a tendon in his pinkie finger, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the middle of November.
Tampa Bay LightningAlex KillornLWProb Tues – LegWed, Oct 6Killorn is recovering from offseason surgery to repair a broken fibula, but is expected to take on the Penguins on Tuesday.
Tampa Bay LightningAnthony CirelliCProb Tues – UndisclosedSun, Oct 10Cirelli is tending to an unspecified issue, but he is likely to face the Penguins on Tuesday.
Toronto Maple LeafsAlex SteevesCOut Indefinitely – ShoulderWed, Sep 22Steeves is sidelined with a shoulder injury, and he will miss an extended period.
Toronto Maple LeafsAuston MatthewsCDoub Wed – WristThu, Oct 7Matthews is recovering from offseason wrist surgery, and he is not expected to be active against the Canadiens on Wednesday.
Toronto Maple LeafsIlya MikheyevRWOut Indefinitely – HandSat, Oct 9Mikheyev is out of commission with a hand injury, and he is without a definitive timetable for recovery.
Vancouver CanucksBrock BoeserRWProb Wed – UndisclosedSun, Oct 10Boeser is bothered by an unspecified injury, but it is likely that he will be available Wednesday against the Oilers.
Vancouver CanucksTyler MotteCDoub Wed – Upper BodyThu, Oct 7Motte is dealing with an upper-body injury, and it is unlikely that he will play against the Oilers in the season opener.
Vancouver CanucksBrady KeeperDOut Indefinitely – LegMon, Sep 27Keeper is sidelined with a broken leg, and he will be unavailable for an unknown amount of time.
Vegas Golden KnightsAlex TuchRWLate Jan – ShoulderMon, Aug 16Tuch is idle after undergoing shoulder surgery, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the latter part of January.
Vegas Golden KnightsShea TheodoreDProb Tues – UndisclosedWed, Oct 6Theodore is expected to take the ice against the Kraken on Tuesday despite an unknown injury.
Vegas Golden KnightsBrayden McnabbDProb Tues – LegWed, Oct 6McNabb is bothered by an upper-leg injury, but he is projected to be available Tuesday versus the Kraken.
Vegas Golden KnightsZach WhitecloudDQues Tues – Lower BodySun, Oct 10Whitecloud is hampered by a lower-body issue, and it is unclear if he will face the Kraken on Tuesday.
Washington CapitalsNicklas BackstromCOut Indefinitely – HipThu, Sep 23Backstrom is sidelined with a hip injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Washington CapitalsDylan McilrathDElig Oct 19 – SuspensionMon, Sep 27McIlrath has been handed a two game suspension for an illegal hit to the head, and he is eligible to return October 19 versus the Avalanche.
Washington CapitalsAlex OvechkinLWQues Wed – LegSat, Oct 9Ovechkin is managing a left leg injury, leaving his availability for Wednesday’s matchup with the Rangers up in the air.
Winnipeg JetsDylan SambergDLate Nov – AnkleFri, Sep 24Samberg is out of commission with a high-ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss six to eight weeks.
Winnipeg JetsCj SuessLWLate Nov – UndisclosedTue, Oct 5Suess is sidelined with a undisclosed injury, and he is not expected to suit up until late November.
Winnipeg JetsNikolaj EhlersLWProb Wed – Upper BodySat, Oct 9Ehlers is dealing with an upper-body injury, but it is expected that he will dress for Wednesday’s game versus the Ducks.
Winnipeg JetsMark ScheifeleCElig Sat – SuspensionSun, Oct 10Scheifele has one game remaining on his suspension for an illegal hit to the head, and he is eligible to return against the Sharks on Saturday.