NHL Injury Report

Injuries

Injuries Table
Player Team Date of Injury Injury Type Injury Note
Brendan GuhleAnaheim DucksFri, Jan 8, 2021KneeThe Ducks announced that Guhle will miss the next six weeks of action with a sprained MCL.
Josh MansonAnaheim DucksWed, Jan 20, 2021ObliqueThe Anaheim Ducks placed Manson on injured reserve.
Oliver Ekman-LarssonArizona CoyotesSat, Jan 16, 2021Lower-bodyThe Coyotes placed Ekman-Larsson on injured reserve.
Barrett HaytonArizona CoyotesWed, Jan 20, 2021UndisclosedHayton is out for Wednesday's (Jan. 20) game against Vegas.
Matt GrzelcykBoston BruinsSat, Jan 23, 2021UndisclosedGrzelcyk is out for Saturday's (Jan. 23) game against Philadelphia.
Ondrej KaseBoston BruinsSat, Jan 16, 2021Upper BodyKase did not play in Thursday's game (Jan. 21).
Karson KuhlmanBoston BruinsWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsKuhlman is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
David PastrnakBoston BruinsTue, Oct 13, 2020Lower bodyThe Bruins announced F David Pastrnak underwent hip surgery and is expected to miss the next five months.
Zemgus GirgensonsBuffalo SabresWed, Jan 6, 2021HamstringThe Sabres announced that Girgensons is recovering from hamstring surgery and is expected to miss about six months.
Dillon DubeCalgary FlamesWed, Jan 20, 2021Lower BodyHead coach Geoff Ward said Dube has a chance to play in Sunday's game (Jan. 24).
Jordan StaalCarolina HurricanesSat, Jan 16, 2021COVID-19Hurricanes coach Rod Brind'Amour said he has no idea how long Staal is out.
Adam BoqvistChicago BlackhawksMon, Jan 25, 2021Health ProtocolsBoqvistis OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Kirby DachChicago BlackhawksThu, Dec 24, 2020Upper bodyThe Blackhawks announced F Kirby Dach is OUT for 4-5 months following wrist surgery.
Alex DeBrincatChicago BlackhawksMon, Jan 25, 2021Health ProtocolsDeBrincatis OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Alexander NylanderChicago BlackhawksWed, Dec 23, 2020Left kneeNylander is out 4-6 months after having surgery on a torn meniscus in his left knee, according to Eric Lear of the Blackhawks.
Brent SeabrookChicago BlackhawksThu, Jan 14, 2021Lower backThe Blackhawks placed Seabrook on injured reserve.
Jonathan ToewsChicago BlackhawksTue, Dec 29, 2020HealthThe Blackhawks announced F Jonathan Toews will not join the team for training camp and there is no timetable for his return.
Andre BurakovskyColorado AvalancheTue, Jan 19, 2021Upper bodyBurakovsky will not play in Friday's game (Jan. 22), according to a report from the Denver Post.
Pavel FrancouzColorado AvalancheTue, Jan 19, 2021Lower bodyFrancouz did not play in Thursday's game (Jan. 21).
Erik JohnsonColorado AvalancheWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsJohnson is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Brandon DubinskyColumbus Blue JacketsTue, Oct 1, 2019WristDubinsky is still out indefinitely and likely won't play professional hockey again, according to Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen.
Patrik LaineColumbus Blue JacketsTue, Jan 19, 2021Upper bodyLaine has been placed on the injured reserve.
Gustav NyquistColumbus Blue JacketsMon, Jan 11, 2021ShoulderThe Blue Jackets placed Nyquist on Injured Reserve.
Ben BishopDallas StarsMon, Jan 4, 2021KneeGeneral Manager Jim Nill announced that Bishop is recovering from knee surgery and is hoping to return sometime in mid-March or April.
Blake ComeauDallas StarsWed, Jan 20, 2021UndisclosedComeau is out for Friday's (Jan. 22) game against Nashville.
Stephen JohnsDallas StarsMon, Jan 4, 2021ConcussionJohns is currently going through the quarantine process and then will ramp up activity when he's done, according to a report on NHL.com. There is no timetable for his return.
Tyler SeguinDallas StarsMon, Jan 4, 2021HipSeguin is recovering from hip surgery in the offseason and is not expected to return until March, according to Mike Heika of NHL.com.
Christian DjoosDetroit Red WingsWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsDjoos is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Robby FabbriDetroit Red WingsThu, Jan 21, 2021COVID-19 protocolFabbri is out for at least the next two games.
Darren HelmDetroit Red WingsWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsThe Red Wings have listed Helm as QUESTIONABLE for Sunday's game (Jan. 24).
Oscar KlefbomEdmonton OilersMon, Dec 21, 2020ShoulderOilers GM Ken Holland said Klefbom will miss the 2020-21 season.
Markus NutivaaraFlorida PanthersWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsNutivaara is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Marco RossiMinnesota WildSun, Jan 10, 2021Upper-bodyThe Wild announced that Rossi is out indefinitely.
Alex StalockMinnesota WildWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsStalock is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Mats ZuccarelloMinnesota WildFri, Dec 4, 2020Upper bodyThe Minnesota Wild announced F Mats Zuccarello won't be ready for the start of the season with an arm injury.
Joel ArmiaMontreal CanadiensSat, Jan 23, 2021ConcussionArmia is questionable for Saturday's (Jan. 23) game against Vancouver.
Paul ByronMontreal CanadiensSat, Jan 23, 2021FootByron is questionable for Saturday's (Jan. 23) game against Vancouver.
Calle JarnkrokNashville PredatorsFri, Jan 22, 2021UndisclosedJarnkrok has been placed on the injured reserve.
Luca SbisaNashville PredatorsWed, Jan 13, 2021Upper bodySbisa has been placed on the injured reserve.
Nico HischierNew Jersey DevilsTue, Dec 29, 2020Lower bodyThe Devils announced F Nico Hischier will not be ready for the start of training camp.
Michael Dal ColleNew York IslandersWed, Jan 13, 2021UndisclosedThe Islanders placed Dal Colle on injured reserve.
Justin RichardsNew York RangersWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsRichards is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Sean CouturierPhiladelphia FlyersFri, Jan 15, 2021ChestThe Flyers announced that Couturier will miss at least two weeks of action with a Costochondral separation.
Morgan FrostPhiladelphia FlyersThu, Jan 21, 2021Left shoulderThe Philadelphia Flyers placed F Morgan Frost on injured reserve.
Philippe MyersPhiladelphia FlyersThu, Jan 21, 2021RibThe Flyers announced that Myers is week-to-week.
Zachary Aston-ReesePittsburgh PenguinsMon, Aug 17, 2020Upper bodyThe Penguins announced Aston-Reese underwent left shoulder surgery and will be sidelined for six months.
Kasperi KapanenPittsburgh PenguinsWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsKapanen is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Michael MathesonPittsburgh PenguinsSun, Jan 17, 2021Upper bodyThe Penguins placed Matheson on injured reserve.
Maxim LetunovSan Jose SharksWed, Jan 13, 2021Health ProtocolsLetunov is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Robert BortuzzoSt. Louis BluesFri, Jan 15, 2021Upper bodyThe Blues placed D Robert Bortuzzo on injured reserve.
Vladimir TarasenkoSt. Louis BluesMon, Aug 17, 2020UndisclosedThe Blues announced that Tarasenko is going to have more surgery next week and will be re-evaluated in five months.
Erik CernakTampa Bay LightningSat, Jan 23, 2021UndisclosedThe Lightning announced that Cernak left Saturday's game (Jan. 23) in the first period and did not return.
Nikita KucherovTampa Bay LightningWed, Dec 23, 2020Lower bodyThe Lightning announced that F Nikita Kucherov will have hip surgery and miss the regular season.
Mitchell StephensTampa Bay LightningSat, Jan 23, 2021KneeThe Lightning announced that Stephens is out indefinitely.
Auston MatthewsToronto Maple LeafsFri, Jan 22, 2021Upper BodyMatthews did not play in Friday's game (Jan. 22).
Joe ThorntonToronto Maple LeafsFri, Jan 22, 2021RibThornton is dealing with a rib fracture and will miss at least four weeks, according to Mark Masters of TSN.
Travis HamonicVancouver CanucksThu, Jan 21, 2021Upper bodyHamonic has been placed on the injured reserve.
Michal KempnyWashington CapitalsTue, Oct 6, 2020Lower bodyThe Capitals announced D Michal Kempny underwent surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon, he is expected to miss 6-8 months.
Evgeny KuznetsovWashington CapitalsWed, Jan 20, 2021Health ProtocolsKuznetsov is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Dmitry OrlovWashington CapitalsWed, Jan 20, 2021Health ProtocolsOrlov is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Alex OvechkinWashington CapitalsWed, Jan 20, 2021Health ProtocolsOvechkin is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Ilya SamsonovWashington CapitalsWed, Jan 20, 2021Health ProtocolsSamsonov is OUT until he clears the leagues COVID Protocol procedures.
Tom WilsonWashington CapitalsFri, Jan 22, 2021Lower bodyWilson left Friday's (Jan. 22) game and did not return.
Bryan LittleWinnipeg JetsWed, Nov 6, 2019HeadDoctors have recommended Little not play this season, according to Ted Wyman of the Winnipeg Sun.
Nate ThompsonWinnipeg JetsThu, Jan 21, 2021Lower bodyThe Jets placed Thompson on injured reserve.
Dominic ToninatoWinnipeg JetsWed, Jan 13, 2021UndisclosedThe Jets placed Toninato on injured reserve.