NHL Injury Report

Injuries

Injuries Table
Player Team Date of Injury Injury Type Injury Note
Simon DespresAnaheim DucksFri, Oct 14, 2016ConcussionDespres has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list due to concussion-like symptoms.
John GibsonAnaheim DucksThu, Feb 23, 2017Lower BodyGibson sat out the last game with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Saturday against the Kings.
Clayton StonerAnaheim DucksThu, Nov 17, 2016Lower BodyStoner 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.
Antoine VermetteAnaheim DucksWed, Feb 15, 2017SuspensionVermette 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.
Dave BollandArizona CoyotesThu, Sep 22, 2016BackBolland is sidelined due to back and ankle injuries and is on injured reserve. There is no timetable for a return to the ice.
Lawson CrouseArizona CoyotesMon, Feb 13, 2017Lower BodyCrouse is on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and his status is unclear for Friday's game against the Stars.
Chris ProngerArizona CoyotesMon, Nov 7, 2016ConcussionPronger 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.
Brad RichardsonArizona CoyotesFri, Nov 18, 2016LegRichardson 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.
William CarrierBuffalo SabresThu, Feb 9, 2017KneeCarrier has been designated for injured reserve with a knee injury.
Zemgus GirgensonsBuffalo SabresThu, Feb 9, 2017AbdominalGirgensons is on injured reserve with an internal middle-body injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
Derek GrantBuffalo SabresThu, Feb 16, 2017ShoulderGrant is on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury and is without a clear timetable for return.
Johan LarssonBuffalo SabresSat, Dec 31, 2016WristLarsson 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 McCormickBuffalo SabresMon, Oct 17, 2016IllnessMcCormick 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.
Sam ReinhartBuffalo SabresSat, Feb 18, 2017FluReinhart has missed the past two games due to a flu bug and it is unknown if he will play Saturday against the Avalanche.
Ladislav SmidCalgary FlamesThu, Sep 22, 2016NeckSmid is on the season-ending injured reserve list due to a neck injury.
Bryan BickellCarolina HurricanesThu, Nov 10, 2016IllnessBickell 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.
Rene BourqueColorado AvalancheThu, Feb 2, 2017HeadBourque is sidelined with a head injury and is without a timetable for return.
Erik JohnsonColorado AvalancheSun, Dec 4, 2016LegJohnson is on injured reserve with a broken fibula but has returned to practice. He could be back in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Sabres.
Semyon VarlamovColorado AvalancheWed, Jan 18, 2017GroinVarlamov has been placed on the injured reserve and is expected to miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a groin muscle issue.
Nikita ZadorovColorado AvalancheMon, Feb 20, 2017AnkleZadorov sustained a fractured ankle and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
David ClarksonColumbus Blue JacketsWed, Sep 21, 2016BackClarkson is on the long-term injured reserve with three degenerative discs in his spine and there is no timetable for a return.
Lukas SedlakColumbus Blue JacketsSat, Feb 18, 2017Lower BodySedlak sat out the previous game with a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if he will play against the Islanders on Saturday.
Adam CracknellDallas StarsSat, Feb 18, 2017Lower BodyCracknell is out of action due to a lower-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
Ales HemskyDallas StarsMon, Oct 24, 2016HipHemsky had surgery to repair a hip injury and is expected to miss five-to-six months of action, ending his season.
Mattias JanmarkDallas StarsFri, Sep 30, 2016KneeJanmark will be sidelined for five-to-six months after undergoing surgery on his knee and is on injured reserve.
Stephen JohnsDallas StarsThu, Feb 16, 2017IllnessJohns was held out of the previous two games with an illness and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Coyotes.
Johnny OduyaDallas StarsTue, Jan 17, 2017AnkleOduya is on injured reserve with an ankle injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
Jonathan EricssonDetroit Red WingsThu, Feb 9, 2017WristEricsson is on injured reserve with a broken wrist and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Johan FranzenDetroit Red WingsWed, Oct 12, 2016ConcussionFranzen is on the long-term injured reserve with a concussion and is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season.
Jimmy HowardDetroit Red WingsTue, Dec 20, 2016KneeHoward 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.
Gustav NyquistDetroit Red WingsTue, Feb 14, 2017SuspensionNyquist 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.
Joe VitaleDetroit Red WingsTue, Oct 11, 2016ConcussionVitale has been placed on injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms.
Andrew FerenceEdmonton OilersThu, Sep 15, 2016HipFerence is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and is expected to miss the entire 2016-17 season.
Adam LarssonEdmonton OilersWed, Feb 22, 2017LegLarsson missed the last game with a leg injury and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Capitals.
Darnell NurseEdmonton OilersSat, Dec 3, 2016AnkleNurse has been placed on injured reserve as he is recovering from surgery to ligament and bone damage in his ankle.
Tyler PitlickEdmonton OilersMon, Dec 19, 2016KneePitlick 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.
Benoit PouliotEdmonton OilersTue, Feb 14, 2017UndisclosedPouliot is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury and it is unknown when he will be ready to rejoin the lineup.
Andrej SekeraEdmonton OilersWed, Feb 22, 2017HandSekera left the last game with a hand injury and his status for Friday's game against the Capitals is unknown.
Matt GreeneLos Angeles KingsSun, Jan 22, 2017BackGreene has been placed on the injured reserve list with back and groin injuries and remains without a definite timetable for a return.
Paul LadueLos Angeles KingsTue, Feb 21, 2017Upper BodyLadue has missed the last two games due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will play against the Ducks on Saturday.
Jordan NolanLos Angeles KingsThu, Feb 2, 2017Lower BodyNolan 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.
Jonathan QuickLos Angeles KingsThu, Oct 13, 2016GroinQuick is on injured reserve with a strained groin and is expected to be sidelined until at least the middle of March.
Victor BartleyMinnesota WildSat, Oct 29, 2016TricepBartley is on injured reserve after tearing his triceps during the preseason.
Cody McLeodNashville PredatorsSun, Feb 12, 2017Lower BodyMcLeod 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 SalomakiNashville PredatorsSun, Oct 16, 2016Lower BodySalomaki 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.
Marc SavardNew Jersey DevilsSun, Jun 12, 2016ConcussionSavard was placed on long-term injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms. He has not played since the 2010-11 season.
Pavel ZachaNew Jersey DevilsTue, Feb 21, 2017Upper BodyZacha left the last game due to an upper-body injury and his availability against the Rangers on Saturday is unknown.
Casey CizikasNew York IslandersTue, Feb 21, 2017HandCizikas is on injured reserve with a broken left hand and will likely need four weeks to recover.
Cal ClutterbuckNew York IslandersTue, Feb 21, 2017Lower BodyClutterbuck missed the last game due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Saturday against the Blue Jackets.
Mikhail GrabovskiNew York IslandersThu, Sep 22, 2016ConcussionGrabovski is dealing with concussion-like symptoms and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Travis HamonicNew York IslandersMon, Jan 9, 2017Lower BodyHamonic is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to remain sidelined until the beginning of March.
Shane PrinceNew York IslandersTue, Feb 14, 2017Upper BodyPrince is on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and is without a timetable for return.
Kevin KleinNew York RangersThu, Feb 23, 2017Upper BodyKlein sat out the last game with an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Devils.
Mike HoffmanOttawa SenatorsSun, Feb 19, 2017GroinHoffman 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.
Clarke MacArthurOttawa SenatorsMon, Sep 26, 2016ConcussionMacArthur is suffering from post-concussion syndrome and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Bobby RyanOttawa SenatorsSun, Feb 19, 2017FingerRyan 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.
Mark StoneOttawa SenatorsSun, Feb 19, 2017NeckStone is recovering from a neck injury and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Hurricanes on Friday.
Travis KonecnyPhiladelphia FlyersMon, Feb 6, 2017KneeKonecny 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.
Jakub VoracekPhiladelphia FlyersThu, Feb 23, 2017UndisclosedVoracek is dealing with an unspecified injury and his status is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Penguins.
Jordan WealPhiladelphia FlyersFri, Feb 17, 2017Upper BodyWeal has sat out the last two games with an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will play Saturday against the Penguins.
Nick BoninoPittsburgh PenguinsTue, Feb 21, 2017IllnessBonino missed the previous game with an illness and it is undecided if he will play Saturday against the Flyers.
Trevor DaleyPittsburgh PenguinsTue, Feb 21, 2017KneeDaley underwent left knee surgery and is expected to be sidelined for six weeks.
Kris LetangPittsburgh PenguinsThu, Feb 23, 2017Upper BodyLetang has an injury to his upper body and his status is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Flyers.
Olli MaattaPittsburgh PenguinsThu, Feb 16, 2017HandMaatta has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to fix a left hand injury and is expected to miss six weeks.
Bryan RustPittsburgh PenguinsFri, Feb 10, 2017ArmRust is on injured reserve after sustaining an injury to his arm and will miss an extended amount of game action.
Justin SchultzPittsburgh PenguinsThu, Feb 16, 2017ConcussionSchultz has been sidelined with a concussion but has returned to practice and could be available against the Flyers on Saturday.
Conor ShearyPittsburgh PenguinsWed, Feb 1, 2017Upper BodySheary has been placed on the injured reserve and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks of action due to an upper-body injury.
Dylan DemeloSan Jose SharksWed, Jan 11, 2017WristDemelo has been activated from the injured reserve with a broken wrist and his return is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Canucks.
Joonas DonskoiSan Jose SharksTue, Jan 24, 2017Upper BodyDonskoi suffered an upper-body injury and it will likely prevent him from playing until the first week of March.
Robby FabbriSt. Louis BluesSun, Feb 5, 2017KneeFabbri 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.
Ryan CallahanTampa Bay LightningSun, Jan 8, 2017HipCallahan is on injured reserve after undergoing surgery on his right hip and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Jonathan DrouinTampa Bay LightningThu, Feb 23, 2017FluDrouin sat out the last game with the flu and his status for Monday's game against the Senators is uncertain.
Steven StamkosTampa Bay LightningTue, Nov 15, 2016KneeStamkos 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.
Connor CarrickToronto Maple LeafsTue, Feb 21, 2017Upper BodyCarrick suffered an upper-body injury and will likely be sidelined until the beginning of March.
Nathan HortonToronto Maple LeafsMon, Jun 13, 2016SpineHorton 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.
Joffrey LupulToronto Maple LeafsWed, Sep 21, 2016ConditioningLupul has been deemed as unfit to play and the team has placed him on the long-term injured reserve list.
Mitchell MarnerToronto Maple LeafsWed, Feb 15, 2017ShoulderMarner 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 RobidasToronto Maple LeafsThu, Sep 22, 2016KneeRobidas 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.
Sven BaertschiVancouver CanucksTue, Feb 7, 2017ConcussionBaertschi has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion and is without a clear timetable for return.
Derek DorsettVancouver CanucksSun, Nov 20, 2016NeckDorsett will require cervical fusion surgery to repair a neck injury and is on the injured reserve list without a definitive timetable for a return.
Erik GudbransonVancouver CanucksFri, Dec 16, 2016WristGudbranson will require surgery to repair a torn ligament in his wrist and will miss an extended amount of time.
Anton RodinVancouver CanucksSun, Jan 15, 2017KneeRodin aggravated an injury to his surgically-repaired left knee and is on the injured reserve list without an official timetable for a return.
Jack SkilleVancouver CanucksSun, Feb 19, 2017GroinSkille 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.
Andre BurakovskyWashington CapitalsThu, Feb 9, 2017HandBurakovsky suffered a hand injury while blocking a shot and is expected to be out of action for a minimum of four weeks.
Matt NiskanenWashington CapitalsWed, Feb 22, 2017Lower BodyNiskanen left the last game with a lower-body injury and his status for Friday's game against the Oilers is unclear.
Brooks OrpikWashington CapitalsThu, Feb 23, 2017Lower BodyOrpik 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.
Andrew CoppWinnipeg JetsWed, Feb 15, 2017Upper BodyCopp has an upper-body injury and will require additional time to recover.
Marko DanoWinnipeg JetsThu, Dec 29, 2016LegDano has been placed on injured reserve with a left leg injury and is expected to need eight weeks to recover.
Toby EnstromWinnipeg JetsSun, Feb 12, 2017Lower BodyEnstrom has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to repair a lower-body injury and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Tyler MyersWinnipeg JetsSat, Nov 12, 2016Lower BodyMyers 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.
Ondrej PavelecWinnipeg JetsTue, Feb 7, 2017Lower BodyPavelec has been designated for injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to be sidelined until sometime during the beginning of March.
Drew StaffordWinnipeg JetsSat, Feb 18, 2017IllnessStafford missed his third-straight game due to an illness and it is unclear if he will play Tuesday against the Wild.
Jacob TroubaWinnipeg JetsMon, Feb 20, 2017SuspensionTrouba 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.
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