NHL Injury Report

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NHL Injury Report | NHL Injuries 2021

PlayerTeamDate of InjuryInjury TypeInjury Note
John GibsonAnaheim DucksFri, Oct 15, 2021UndisclosedGibson is listed as OUT for Friday's (Oct. 15) game against the Minnesota Wild.
Troy TerryAnaheim DucksFri, Oct 15, 2021IllnessTerry is listed as OUT for Friday's (Oct. 15) game against the Minnesota Wild.
Kyle CapobiancoArizona CoyotesTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyCapobianco is considered week-to-week with a lower body injury, according to Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan.
Alex GalchenyukArizona CoyotesTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyGalchenyuk is considered week-to-week with an upper body injury, according to Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan.
Curtis LazarBoston BruinsTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyThe Bruins announced F Curtis Lazar is considered week-to-week with an upper body injury.
Jack EichelBuffalo SabresTue, Mar 9, 2021NeckThe Sabres announced that Eichel has a herniated disk in his neck and will miss the rest of the season.
Henri JokiharjuBuffalo SabresFri, Oct 15, 2021Lower BodyThe Sabres placed Jokiharju on injured reserve.
Casey MittelstadtBuffalo SabresThu, Oct 14, 2021Upper BodyThe Sabres announced that Mittelstadt will miss at least the next couple of weeks of action.
Mattias SamuelssonBuffalo SabresTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodySamuelsson was designated as an injured non-roster player and is considered week-to-week.
Brad RichardsonCalgary FlamesMon, Oct 11, 2021UndisclosedThe Calgary Flames placed F Brad Richardson on injured reserve.
Connor ZaryCalgary FlamesTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyThe Flames announced F Connor Zary is expected to miss approximately six weeks with a broken ankle.
Jake GardinerCarolina HurricanesSun, Sep 5, 2021Hip/backThe Carolina Hurricanes placed D Jake Gardiner on injured reserve.
Jamieson ReesCarolina HurricanesThu, Oct 14, 2021Lower bodyThe Hurricanes announced F Jamieson Rees underwent knee surgery and is expected to miss 4-6 weeks.
Caleb JonesChicago BlackhawksTue, Oct 12, 2021WristThe Chicago Blackhawks placed D Caleb Jones on Injured Reserve with a left wrist strain.
Wyatt KalynukChicago BlackhawksTue, Oct 12, 2021AnkleThe Chicago Blackhawks placed D Wyatt Kalynuk on Injured Reserve with a right ankle sprain.
Pavel FrancouzColorado AvalancheThu, Oct 7, 2021Lower bodyFrancouz will miss 3-4 weeks, according to Peter Baugh of The Athletic.
Nathan MacKinnonColorado AvalancheTue, Oct 12, 2021Health ProtocolsMacKinnon is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game.
Valeri NichushkinColorado AvalancheFri, Oct 15, 2021UndisclosedNichushkin is considered week-to-week with an undisclosed injury, according to Mike Chambers of the Denver Post.
Devon ToewsColorado AvalancheMon, Oct 11, 2021UndisclosedThe Colorado Avalanche placed D Devon Toews on injured reserve.
Emil BemstromColumbus Blue JacketsThu, Oct 14, 2021ObliqueThe Columbus Blue Jackets placed F Emil Bemstrom on injured reserve with a left oblique strain.
Ben BishopDallas StarsMon, Jan 4, 2021KneeThe Dallas Stars placed G Ben Bishop on Injured Reserve.
Braden HoltbyDallas StarsFri, Oct 15, 2021UndisclosedHoltby is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Bruins.
John KlingbergDallas StarsThu, Oct 14, 2021Lower bodyKlingberg is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Bruins.
Jason RobertsonDallas StarsTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyRobertson is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Bruins.
Seth BartonDetroit Red WingsMon, Oct 11, 2021UndisclosedThe Detroit Red Wings placed D Seth Barton on injured reserve.
Kyle CriscuoloDetroit Red WingsMon, Oct 11, 2021UndisclosedThe Detroit Red Wings placed F Kyle Criscuolo on injured reserve.
Jakub VranaDetroit Red WingsThu, Sep 30, 2021ShoulderRed Wings coach Jeff Blashill said Vrana will have surgery and will miss a minimum of four months.
Josh ArchibaldEdmonton OilersSun, Oct 3, 2021HeartArchibald is out for the foreseeable future with the heart condition myocarditis.
Dylan HollowayEdmonton OilersTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyThe Oilers announced F Dylan Holloway underwent surgery on his wrist and will miss at least three months.
Oscar KlefbomEdmonton OilersMon, Dec 21, 2020ShoulderKlefbom will have shoulder surgery this month, according to Jason Gregor of TSN Radio. Klefbom is not expected to play this season.
William LagessonEdmonton OilersTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe Edmonton Oilers placed D William Lagesson on Injured Reserve.
Devin ShoreEdmonton OilersWed, Oct 13, 2021UndisclosedThe Oilers placed Shore on injured reserve.
Alex StalockEdmonton OilersWed, Sep 22, 2021HeartOilers general manager Ken Holland announced that Stalock is unlikely to play this season.
Noel AcciariFlorida PanthersThu, Oct 7, 2021Upper bodyPanthers coach Joel Quenneville said Acciari will be out "a while."
Lias AnderssonLos Angeles KingsSat, Oct 9, 2021UndisclosedThe Los Angeles Kings placed F Lias Andersson on injured reserve.
PlayerTeamDate of InjuryInjury TypeInjury Note
Andreas AthanasiouLos Angeles KingsSun, Oct 10, 2021UndisclosedThe Los Angeles Kings placed F Andreas Athanasiou on injured reserve.
Quinton ByfieldLos Angeles KingsWed, Oct 6, 2021Lower bodyThe Kings announced F Quinton Byfield is considered week-to-week with a lower body injury.
Brendan LemieuxLos Angeles KingsSat, Oct 16, 2021COVID-19The Kings placed Lemieux on the COVID-19 list.
Matthew BoldyMinnesota WildThu, Oct 7, 2021AnkleThe Wild announced that Boldy is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a fractured left ankle.
Paul ByronMontreal CanadiensTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyByron is expected to miss the next three months as he recovers from off-season hip surgery.
Joel EdmundsonMontreal CanadiensTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe Canadiens announced D Joel Edmundson will miss the first two to three weeks of the regular season.
Mike HoffmanMontreal CanadiensTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyThe Canadiens announced F Mike Hoffman is expected to miss the next two weeks with a lower body injury.
Carey PriceMontreal CanadiensWed, Oct 6, 2021KneeCanadiens coach Dominique Ducharme said they will be without Price to open the regular season.
Shea WeberMontreal CanadiensThu, Jul 22, 2021Lower bodyGM Marc Bergevin said it's unlikely that D Shea Weber plays next season and is likely to retire.
Mathieu OlivierNashville PredatorsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe Nashville Predators placed F Mathieu Olivier on Injured Reserve.
David RittichNashville PredatorsSat, Oct 16, 2021COVID-19The Predators added Rittich to the COVID-19 protocol list.
Mackenzie BlackwoodNew Jersey DevilsFri, Oct 15, 2021Lower bodyBlackwood is listed as OUT for Friday's (Oct. 15) game against the Blackhawks.
Damon SeversonNew Jersey DevilsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe New Jersey Devils placed D Damon Severson on Injured Reserve.
Ty SmithNew Jersey DevilsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe New Jersey Devils placed D Ty Smith on Injured Reserve.
Miles WoodNew Jersey DevilsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe New Jersey Devils placed F Miles Wood on Injured Reserve.
Semyon VarlamovNew York IslandersThu, Oct 14, 2021UndisclosedVarlamov is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Panthers.
Sammy BlaisNew York RangersThu, Oct 14, 2021UndisclosedBlais is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Canadiens.
Kaapo KakkoNew York RangersSat, Oct 16, 2021Upper BodyThe Rangers announced that Kakko left Saturday's game (Oct. 16) early with a upper-body injury.
Ryan StromeNew York RangersFri, Oct 15, 2021Health ProtocolsStrome is listed as OUT for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Canadiens.
Matt MurrayOttawa SenatorsFri, Oct 15, 2021IllnessMurray has been placed on the injured reserve.
Austin WatsonOttawa SenatorsSun, Oct 10, 2021AnkleSenators coach D.J. Smith said Watson will miss about four weeks with an ankle injury.
Colin WhiteOttawa SenatorsThu, Oct 7, 2021ShoulderWhite will be out 4-6 months with a dislocated shoulder, according to Bruce Garrioch of TSN.
Wade AllisonPhiladelphia FlyersTue, Sep 21, 2021AnkleFlyers GM Chuck Fletcher said Allison is out indefinitely with a high ankle sprain.
Kevin HayesPhiladelphia FlyersTue, Sep 21, 2021Upper bodyThe Flyers announced F Kevin Hayes will miss 6-8 weeks following abdominal surgery.
Tanner LaczynskiPhiladelphia FlyersWed, Sep 29, 2021HipThe Flyers announced that Laczynski will miss the season with a hip injury.
Samuel MorinPhiladelphia FlyersTue, Sep 21, 2021Lower bodyThe Flyers announced D Samuel Morin will miss 6-8 weeks following surgery on his right knee.
Rasmus RistolainenPhiladelphia FlyersFri, Oct 15, 2021Upper bodyRistolainen is listed as OUT for Friday's (Oct. 15) game against the Canucks.
Sidney CrosbyPittsburgh PenguinsWed, Sep 8, 2021Upper bodyThe Penguins announced F Sidney Corsby will miss approximately six weeks following wrist surgery.
Evgeni MalkinPittsburgh PenguinsThu, Sep 23, 2021KneePenguins general manager Ron Hextall said Malkin will not play "for at least the first two months" of the season.
Michael MathesonPittsburgh PenguinsTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyMatheson is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game.
Bryan RustPittsburgh PenguinsThu, Oct 14, 2021UndisclosedThe Pittsburgh Penguins placed F Bryan Rust on injured reserve.
Colin BlackwellSeattle KrakenTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyBlackwell is expected to miss the first month of the regular season, according to Kraken GM Ron Francis.
Yanni GourdeSeattle KrakenWed, Jul 21, 2021Upper bodyGourde will undergo shoulder surgery and his expected recovery time is approximately four months.
Calle JarnkrokSeattle KrakenTue, Oct 12, 2021Health ProtocolsJarnkrok is listed as QUESTIONABLE for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game.
Marcus JohanssonSeattle KrakenWed, Oct 13, 2021Lower bodyF Marcus Johansson has been placed on the injured reserve with a lower body injury.
PlayerTeamDate of InjuryInjury TypeInjury Note
Oskar SundqvistSt. Louis BluesFri, Mar 19, 2021KneeThe Blues announced that Sundqvist will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL in his left knee.
Zach BogosianTampa Bay LightningThu, Oct 14, 2021Lower-bodyThe Lightning announced that Bogosian is out 4-6 weeks.
Cal FooteTampa Bay LightningTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyFoote is expected miss the first two-to-four weeks of the regular season, according to Lightning GM Julien BriseBois.
Nikita KucherovTampa Bay LightningSat, Oct 16, 2021UndisclosedKucherov left Saturday's game (Oct. 16) early and did not return.
Gemel SmithTampa Bay LightningTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodySmith is expected to miss the first two weeks of the regular season, according to Lightning GM Julien BriseBois.
Auston MatthewsToronto Maple LeafsTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyThe Maple Leafs announced F Auston Matthews will miss the first three games of the regular season with a wrist injury.
Ilya MikheyevToronto Maple LeafsMon, Oct 11, 2021ThumbMikheyev has a broken thumb and will miss at least eight weeks, according to Mark Masters of TSN.
Petr MrazekToronto Maple LeafsThu, Oct 14, 2021Lower bodyMrazek is listed as DOUBTFUL for Saturday's (Oct. 16) game against the Senators.
Brock BoeserVancouver CanucksTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe Vancouver Canucks placed F Brock Boeser on Injured Reserve.
Micheal FerlandVancouver CanucksTue, Oct 12, 2021ConcussionThe Vancouver Canucks placed F Micheal Ferland on long-term Injured Reserve.
Brady KeeperVancouver CanucksTue, Oct 12, 2021LegThe Vancouver Canucks placed D Brady Keeper on long-term injured reserve as he recovers from a fractured leg.
Brandon SutterVancouver CanucksSun, Oct 3, 2021UndisclosedCanucks GM Jim Benning said Sutter will miss the start of the 2021-22 season.
Jake BischoffVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedThe Golden Knights announced D Jake Bischoff is without a timeline to return.
William CarrierVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyCarrier did not play in Thursday's (Oct. 14) game against the Kings.
Brett HowdenVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedHowden did not play in Thursday's (Oct. 14) game against the Kings.
Mattias JanmarkVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021Health ProtocolsJanmark did not play in Thursday's (Oct. 14) game against the Kings.
Max PaciorettyVegas Golden KnightsSat, Oct 16, 2021UndisclosedPacioretty is expected to miss about six weeks, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet.
Nicolas RoyVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021UndisclosedRoy did not play in Thursday's (Oct. 14) game against the Kings.
Mark StoneVegas Golden KnightsFri, Oct 15, 2021UndisclosedStone left Thursday's game (Oct. 14) early and did not return.
Alex TuchVegas Golden KnightsTue, Oct 12, 2021Upper bodyTuch is expected to be out until January following off-season shoulder surgery, according to Golden Knights GM Kelly McCrimmon.
Nicklas BackstromWashington CapitalsThu, Sep 23, 2021HipBackstrom said he has no timetable to return from an injured left hip.
Dylan SambergWinnipeg JetsTue, Oct 12, 2021Lower bodyThe Jets announced D Dylan Samberg will miss the next 6-8 weeks with a high ankle sprain.