National Hockey League
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ryan Miller G Late Jan - Knee - 12/11/18 Miller has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a sprained MCL and is expected to miss up to six weeks of game action.
Rickard Rakell C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 12/11/18 Rakell has been designated for the injured reserve list with a sprained ankle and it is unknown how much time he will need to heal.
Cam Fowler D Mid Jan - Face - 12/4/18 Fowler is on injured reserve due to a complex right facial fracture to his jaw bone, cheekbone and orbital bone. It is likely he will return during the middle of January.
Patrick Eaves RW Out indefinitely - Ribs - 12/4/18 Eaves has landed on injured reserve with a fractured rib and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Corey Perry RW Early March - Knee - 12/5/18 Perry has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list after tearing his MCL and suffering a meniscus injury. He is expected to be activated during the beginning of March.
Korbinian Holzer D Mid Feb - Wrist - 10/10/18 Holzer has been designated for the long-term injured reserve list due to a wrist injury. He is expected to be sidelined until the middle of February.
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Alex Galchenyuk C Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 12/11/18 Galchenyuk sat out the previous game with a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will participate in Thursday's clash against the Sabres.
Vinnie Hinostroza C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/8/18 Hinostroza has been placed on the injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is without a clear timetable for a return.
Michael Grabner RW Out indefinitely - Eye - 12/3/18 Grabner has been designated for the injured reserve list due to a left eye injury and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Antti Raanta G out for season - Lower Body - 12/10/18 Raanta is expected to miss the rest of the season due to a lower-body injury.
Jason Demers D out for season - Knee - 11/25/18 Demers has been placed on the injured reserve and will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury.
Dave Bolland C out for season - Back - 10/7/18 Bolland is sidelined with a back injury and has been placed on injured reserve. He is not expected to play during the 2018-19 season.
Christian Dvorak C Out indefinitely - Pectoral - 10/21/18 Dvorak has landed on injured reserve while recovering from pectoral surgery and is in danger of missing the entire 2018-19 season.
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David Backes RW Ques Fri - Face - 12/12/18 Backes sustained a facial laceration is the previous game and it is unknown if he will play against the Penguins on Friday.
Jake DeBrusk LW Ques Fri - Upper Body - 12/11/18 DeBrusk missed his third-consecutive game due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will return Friday against the Penguins.
Kevan Miller D Early Jan - Throat - 12/6/18 Miller is on injured reserve due to cartilage damage to his larynx. It is likely he will return during the beginning of January.
Patrice Bergeron C Late Dec - Shoulder - 11/30/18 Bergeron is on injured reserve and is expected to miss four weeks with a rib and sternoclavicular injuries.
Zdeno Chara D Late Dec - Knee - 11/20/18 Chara has been placed on injured reserve with an injury to his left MCL and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Urho Vaakanainen D Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/11/18 Vaakanainen is on the injured reserve list due to a concussion and the flu. A timeline for his return has yet to be established.
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Patrik Berglund C Ques Thurs - Illness - 12/11/18 Berglund sat out the last game due to an illness and it is uncertain if he will be available against the Coyotes on Thursday.
Matt Hunwick D Out indefinitely - Neck - 12/11/18 Hunwick is dealing with a neck injury and is expected to complete a conditioning stint before returning to game action.
Casey Nelson D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 12/7/18 Nelson has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury.
Jake McCabe D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 12/4/18 McCabe has been designated for the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Marco Scandella D Out Thurs - Head - 12/12/18 Scandella has landed on injured reserve dealing with vertigo symptoms and he will not be activated prior to Thursday's matchup against the Coyotes.
Scott Wilson LW Late Dec - Lower Body - 12/10/18 Wilson has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a fractured ankle and is expected to be held out of action until at least the end of December.
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Mike Smith G Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 12/13/18 Smith left the previous game due to an unspecified injury and it is unknown if he will be available against the Wild on Saturday.
Ryan Lomberg LW Elig Sat - Suspension - 12/10/18 Lomberg is serving a two-game suspension but is expected to be reinstated in time for Saturday's matchup against the Wild.
Mikael Backlund C Late Dec - Concussion - 12/12/18 Backlund has been placed on the injured reserve due to a concussion and is not expected to return until the latter part of December.
Juuso Valimaki D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/8/18 Valimaki is expected to miss multiple weeks due to a lower-body injury.
Michael Stone D Out indefinitely - Arm - 11/22/18 Stone has been placed on injured reserve with a blood clot in his arm. There is no definitive timetable for his return.
Michael Frolik RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/5/18 Frolik has landed on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury and is without a timetable for return.
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Micheal Ferland LW Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Ferland left the last game due to an upper-body injury and his status for Thursday's tilt against the Canadiens is unknown.
Curtis McElhinney G Out Thurs - Lower Body - 12/12/18 McElhinney has been activated from the injured reserve list after healing from a lower-body injury but will not be available against the Canadiens on Thursday or the Capitals on Friday.
Jordan Staal C Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/12/18 Staal has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a concussion and there is no timetable for return.
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Erik Gustafsson D Ques Fri - Illness - 12/12/18 Gustafsson has been held out of the previous two games due to an illness and it is unknown if he will play against the Jets on Friday.
Artem Anisimov C Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/12/18 Anisimov was placed on injured reserve due to a concussion and there is no definitive timetable for his return.
Gustav Forsling D Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 12/9/18 Forsling is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Brandon Davidson D Late Jan - Knee - 11/27/18 Davidson has landed on injured reserve after having right knee surgery and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks.
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Alexander Kerfoot C Ques Fri - Undisclosed - 12/11/18 Kerfoot is hampered by an unspecified ailment and his status for Friday's game against the Oilers is in question.
Vladislav Kamenev C Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 12/11/18 Kamenev has been placed on injured reserve and is expected to miss an extended period of time after having shoulder surgery.
Mark Barberio D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 11/30/18 Barberio is on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for return.
Conor Timmins D Late Dec - Concussion - 12/10/18 Timmins has been designated for the non-roster injured reserve list due to concussion-like symptoms and will be held out of the lineup until at least the end of December.
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Josh Anderson RW Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Anderson left the last game due to an upper-body injury and his status for Thursday's matchup against the Kings is clouded.
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John Klingberg D Late Dec - Hand - 11/16/18 Klingberg is on injured reserve while recovering from hand surgery and is expected to miss five weeks.
Marc Methot D Late Dec - Lower Body - 12/10/18 Method has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and is likely to remain sidelined until the latter part of December.
Connor Carrick D Late Dec - Lower Body - 11/26/18 Carrick has landed on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and is expected to sit out at another four weeks.
Stephen Johns D Out indefinitely - Head - 11/8/18 Johns has been placed on injured reserve due to post traumatic headaches and it is unclear when he will make his season debut.
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Anthony Mantha RW Mid Jan - Hand - 12/4/18 Mantha will be held out of action for four-to-six weeks with a broken hand while on the injured reserve list.
Danny DeKeyser D Mid Jan - Hand - 12/5/18 DeKeyser is on the injured reserve list with a hand injury and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Darren Helm LW Mid Jan - Shoulder - 11/20/18 Helm has been designated for the injured reserve list with a substantial shoulder injury and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks of action.
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Drake Caggiula LW Prob Thurs - Hand - 12/12/18 Caggiula has been activated from the injured reserve list after healing from a hand injury and is likely to return against the Jets on Thursday.
Oscar Klefbom D Out indefinitely - Hand - 12/12/18 Klefbom has been designated for the injured reserve list with a hand injury and is expected to miss several weeks.
Tobias Rieder RW Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Rieder has been designated for the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and it is uncertain if he will be activated prior to Thursday's matchup against the Jets.
Andrej Sekera D Late Jan - Achilles - 10/2/18 Sekera is on the long-term injured reserve list while recovering from offseason surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon and is expected to miss at least the first 50 games of the season.
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Nick Bjugstad C Out Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Bjustad has missed the last two games with an upper body injury and will not suit up Thursday against the Wild.
Jamie McGinn LW Out indefinitely - Back - 11/7/18 McGinn had back surgery and there is no timetable for return.
Vincent Trocheck C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 11/23/18 Trocheck is recovering from surgery to repair a fractured right ankle and is on injured reserve. A timeline for his recovery has yet to be established.
Derek MacKenzie C Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/26/18 MacKenzie has been placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. It is undetermined when he will return to action.
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Drew Doughty D Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Doughty exited the previous game with an upper-body injury and his status for Thursday's clash against the Blue Jackets is in question.
Dion Phaneuf D Out Thurs - Upper Body - 12/12/18 Phaneuf departed the last game due to an upper-body injury and it will hinder his availability against the Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Kyle Clifford LW Late Dec - Upper Body - 12/10/18 Clifford is sidelined with an upper-body injury is likely to be absent from the lineup until the latter part of December.
Alec Martinez D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 12/12/18 Martinez has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will draw back into the lineup.
Ilya Kovalchuk LW Late Dec - Ankle - 12/3/18 Kovalchuk has landed on the injured reserve list after having an ankle bursectomy procedure conducted and is expected to miss four weeks.
Carl Hagelin LW Early Jan - Knee - 11/26/18 Hagelin has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an MCL sprain in his knee and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Trevor Lewis C Early Jan - Foot - 12/4/18 Lewis has been designated for the injured reserve list with a fractured foot and is likely to miss four-to-five weeks.
Jack Campbell G Late Dec - Knee - 11/13/18 Campbell has landed on injured reserve due to a knee injury that will keep him out four-to-six weeks.
Jonny Brodzinski RW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/2/18 Brodzinski has landed on injured reserve due to a shoulder injury and has no timetable for return.
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Mikko Koivu C Ques Thurs - Knee - 12/11/18 Koivu sustained a sprained MCL in his knee and is also dealing with a hamstring injury. It is undetermined if he will be available for Thursday's game against the Panthers.
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Joel Armia RW Early Jan - Knee - 11/11/18 Armia is on injured reserve with a right knee injury and is expected to miss six-to-eight weeks.
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Austin Watson LW Ques Thurs - Foot - 12/12/18 Watson is nursing a foot injury and it is unknown if he will lace up Thursday against the Canucks.
Filip Forsberg LW Mid Jan - Hand - 12/2/18 Forsberg is dealing with a hand injury and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Kyle Turris C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Turris has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and will not return to action against the Canucks on Thursday.
P.K. Subban D Out Thurs - Upper Body - 12/12/18 Subban has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and will not return to action against the Canucks on Thursday or the Devils on Saturday.
Viktor Arvidsson RW Mid Jan - Thumb - 11/15/18 Arvidsson has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a broken thumb and is expected to need six-to-eight weeks to recover.
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Steven Santini D Out indefinitely - Jaw - 12/2/18 Santini has been activated from injured reserve after healing from a broken jaw. He has completed a conditioning stint but it is unclear when he will return to game action.
Joey Anderson RW Out indefinitely - Ankle - 11/29/18 Anderson has landed on the injured reserve list due to a broken ankle and will miss an extended period of time.
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Tom Kuhnhackl RW Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 12/12/18 Kuhnhackl missed his third-straight game due to an unspecified injury and it is uncertain if he will return Saturday against the Red Wings.
John Stevens C Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/4/18 Stevens is sidelined with an unspecified ailment and it is not known when he will return to the lineup.
Matt Lorito RW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/4/18 Lorito has an undefined injury and it is unclear how much time he will miss.
Linus Soderstrom G Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/27/18 Soderstrom has a shoulder injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Andrew Ladd LW Out indefinitely - Leg - 11/15/18 Ladd has been placed on injured reserve due to a right leg injury and will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Brendan Smith D Ques Fri - Upper Body - 12/10/18 Smith missed his second-straight game with an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Coyotes on Friday.
Kevin Shattenkirk D Mid Jan - Shoulder - 12/12/18 Shattenkirk suffered a separated shoulder in the previous game and is expected to be sidelined for two-to-four weeks.
Mats Zuccarello RW Out indefinitely - Groin - 12/9/18 Zuccarello is sidelined with a groin injury and it is unclear when he will return to action.
Cody McLeod LW Late Dec - Hand - 11/28/18 McLeod has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from a fractured hand and is expected to be sidelined until the end of December.
Pavel Buchnevich RW Ques Fri - Thumb - 12/10/18 Buchnevich has been designated for the injured reserve list with a broken thumb and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Coyotes.
Adam McQuaid D Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/10/18 McQuaid is on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury but is eyeing a return for Friday's contest against the Coyotes.
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Thomas Chabot D Prob Fri - Hand - 12/12/18 Chabot is expected to play Friday against the Red Wings despite a hand injury.
Christian Jaros D Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/11/18 Jaros has missed the last two games due to a lower-body injury and it is undetermined if he will suit up against the Red Wings on Friday.
Dylan Demelo D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 12/10/18 Demelo has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for a return.
Bobby Ryan RW Ques Thurs - Concussion - 12/12/18 Ryan has been placed on the injured reserve with a concussion and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Red Wings.
Matt Duchene C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/8/18 Duchene is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. There is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Mark Borowiecki D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 12/3/18 Borowiecki has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body ailment has no timetable for a return.
Marian Gaborik RW Out indefinitely - Back - 10/4/18 Gaborik is dealing with a back injury and has been placed on injured reserve. There is no definitive timetable for his return.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau C Mid March - Achilles - 10/2/18 Pageau has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a severe Achilles injury and is expected to miss four-to-six months.
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Brian Elliott G Ques Fri - Groin - 12/12/18 Elliott is on injured reserve with a groin injury. It is unclear if he will return Friday against the Oilers.
Corban Knight C Early March - Collarbone - 10/31/18 Knight is on injured reserve while recuperating from surgery to repair a broken collarbone and is expected to miss four months.
Samuel Morin D Mid Feb - Knee - 10/2/18 Morin has been placed on injured reserve while he recovers from a torn ACL and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in February.
Pascal Laberge C Out indefinitely - Hip - 10/2/18 Laberge is recovering from hip surgery while on injured reserve and there is no definitive timetable for his return.
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Patric Hornqvist RW Ques Fri - Upper Body - 12/12/18 Hornqvist has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Friday's clash against the Bruins.
Dominik Simon LW Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/12/18 Simon has landed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury it is uncertain if he will be available for Friday's tilt against the Bruins.
Justin Schultz D Late Feb - Leg - 10/15/18 Schultz has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a left lower-leg fracture and is expected to miss at least four months.
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Joe Thornton C Ques Thurs - Undisclosed - 12/12/18 Thornton has an unspecified injury and it is unknown if he will play Thursday against the Stars.
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Joel Edmundson D Ques Fri - Upper Body - 12/11/18 Edmundson was held out of the previous game with an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will be a participant in Friday's tilt against the Avalanche.
Erik Foley LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/4/18 Foley is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and it is undetermined when he will return to the lineup.
Robby Fabbri C Late Dec - Shoulder - 12/3/18 Fabbri is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and is likely to miss at least three weeks of action.
Alex Pietrangelo D Late Dec - Hand - 12/3/18 Pietrangelo has been placed on the injured reserve list with a hand injury and is expected to be held out of action until after the Christmas break.
Carl Gunnarsson D Late Dec - Upper Body - 12/10/18 Gunnarsson has been designated for injured reserve with an upper-body injury and is likely to sit out until the end of December.
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Andrei Vasilevskiy G Prob Thurs - Foot - 12/11/18 Vasilevskiy has been activated from the injured reserve list after recovering from a left foot fracture and is likely to return Thursday against the Maple Leafs.
Adam Erne LW Out indefinitely - Illness - 12/8/18 Erne has been sidelined due to illness and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Anton Stralman D Early Jan - Upper Body - 12/6/18 Stralman has been placed on the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury and is not expected to return until the beginning of January.
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Zach Hyman LW Elig Sat - Suspension - 12/10/18 Hyman has been suspended for two games by the NHL for an interference penalty but is likely to be reinstated in time for Saturday's contest against the Panthers.
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Adam Gaudette C Ques Thurs - Illness - 12/11/18 Gaudette sat out his second-straight game due to an illness and it is undetermined if he will play Thursday against the Predators.
Brandon Sutter C Late Dec - Shoulder - 12/3/18 Sutter is on injured reserve with a separated shoulder and is expected to be sidelined until after the Christmas break.
Sven Baertschi LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/25/18 Baertschi is on injured reserve with a concussion and it is unclear how much time he will need to heal.
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Erik Haula LW Out indefinitely - Knee - 11/14/18 Haula has landed on injured reserve due to a right knee injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
Paul Stastny C Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/12/18 Stastny has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Devils.
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Tom Wilson RW Prob Fri - Concussion - 12/12/18 Wilson is sidelined due to a concussion but is slated to return Friday against the Hurricanes.
Christian Djoos D Ques Fri - Lower Body - 12/12/18 Djoos is dealing with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will be available for Friday's game against the Hurricanes.
Brooks Orpik D Early Jan - Knee - 11/20/18 Orpik has landed on the injured reserve list and is recovering from arthroscopic surgical procedure on his right knee. He is expected to be sidelined for four-to-six weeks.
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Andrew Copp C Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/7/18 Copp is on injured reserve with concussion-like symptoms and has no timetable for a return.
Joe Morrow D Late Dec - Lower Body - 12/10/18 Morrow is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to remain sidelined until the latter part of December.