National Hockey League
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Antoine Vermette C Elig March 12 - Suspension - 2/17/17 Vermette 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.
Clayton Stoner D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/11/17 Stoner 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.
Simon Despres D I-R - Concussion - 10/28/16 Despres has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list due to concussion-like symptoms.
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Mike Smith G Prob Thurs - Concussion - 2/21/17 Smith was forced from the last game with concussion-like symptoms but is expected to be available Thursday against the Blackhawks.
Louis Domingue G Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/20/17 Domingue has sat out the previous three games with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will return Thursday against the Blackhawks.
Lawson Crouse LW I-R - Lower Body - 2/19/17 Crouse has been placed on the injured reserve with a lower-body injury.
Brad Richardson RW Out indefinitely - Leg - 11/19/16 Richardson 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.
Chris Pronger D out for season - Concussion - 11/7/16 Pronger 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.
Dave Bolland C Out indefinitely - Back - 10/11/16 Bolland is sidelined due to back and ankle injuries and is on injured reserve. There is no timetable for a return to the ice.
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Austin Czarnik C Ques Wed - Lower Body - 2/19/17 Czarnik has been placed on the injured reserve list with an injury to his lower body and it is uncertain if he will be activated in time for Wednesday's game against the Ducks.
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Sam Reinhart C Ques Sat - Flu - 2/19/17 Reinhart has missed the past two games due to a flu bug and it is unknown if he will play Saturday against the Avalanche.
Derek Grant C Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/18/17 Grant is on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury and is without a clear timetable for return.
Zemgus Girgensons C Out indefinitely - Abdominal - 2/17/17 Girgensons is on injured reserve with an internal middle-body injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
William Carrier LW I-R - Knee - 2/9/17 Carrier has been designated for injured reserve with a knee injury.
Johan Larsson C out for season - Wrist - 1/11/17 Larsson 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 McCormick C out for season - Illness - 10/17/16 McCormick 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.
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Ladislav Smid D out for season - Neck - 2/16/17 Smid is on the season-ending injured reserve list due to a neck injury.
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Bryan Bickell LW Early March - Illness - 2/21/17 Bickell is on the injured reserve list as he has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis but is targeting a return for sometime during the beginning of March.
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Michal Rozsival D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Rozsival has been activated from the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and his status for Thursday's game against the Coyotes is undetermined.
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Nikita Zadorov D out for season - Ankle - 2/20/17 Zadorov sustained a fractured ankle and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Rene Bourque RW Out indefinitely - Head - 2/16/17 Bourque is sidelined with a head injury and is without a timetable for return.
Semyon Varlamov G out for season - Groin - 2/2/17 Varlamov was designated for injured reserve and is expected to miss the remainder of the season after undergoing surgery to repair a groin muscle issue.
Erik Johnson D Out indefinitely - Leg - 2/20/17 Johnson has been placed on injured reserve due to a broken fibula but has starting skating. He has returned to practice but remains without a clear timetable for return.
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Lukas Sedlak LW Ques Sat - Lower Body - 2/19/17 Sedlak sat out the previous game with a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if he will play against the Islanders on Saturday.
David Clarkson RW Out indefinitely - Back - 2/15/17 Clarkson is on the long-term injured reserve with three degenerative discs in his spine and there is no timetable for a return.
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Stephen Johns D Ques Fri - Illness - 2/18/17 Johns was held out of the previous two games with an illness and it is unclear if he will return Friday against the Coyotes.
Adam Cracknell RW I-R - Lower Body - 2/20/17 Cracknell is out of action due to a lower-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.
Johnny Oduya D Out indefinitely - Ankle - 2/11/17 Oduya is on injured reserve with an ankle injury and is expected to miss an extended period of time.
Ales Hemsky RW out for season - Hip - 10/31/16 Hemsky had surgery to repair a hip injury and is expected to miss five-to-six months of action, ending his season.
Mattias Janmark C out for season - Knee - 11/21/16 Janmark will be sidelined for five-to-six months after undergoing surgery on his knee and is on injured reserve.
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Gustav Nyquist RW Elig March 4 - Suspension - 2/15/17 Nyquist 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.
Jonathan Ericsson D out for season - Wrist - 2/10/17 Ericsson is on injured reserve with a broken wrist and is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Jimmy Howard G Out indefinitely - Knee - 2/15/17 Howard 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.
Johan Franzen RW out for season - Concussion - 10/26/16 Franzen is on the long-term injured reserve with a concussion and is expected to miss the entire 2016-2017 season.
Joe Vitale C I-R - Concussion - 10/11/16 Vitale has been placed on injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms.
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Adam Larsson D Doub Wed - Leg - 2/22/17 Larsson is not expected to play against the Panthers on Wednesday after suffering a leg injury in the last game.
Benoit Pouliot LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 2/18/17 Pouliot is on injured reserve with an unspecified injury and it is unknown when he will be ready to rejoin the lineup.
Tyler Pitlick RW out for season - Knee - 2/1/17 Pitlick 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.
Darnell Nurse D Early March - Ankle - 2/20/17 Nurse has been placed on injured reserve as he is recovering from surgery to ligament and bone damage in his ankle.
Andrew Ference D out for season - Hip - 2/1/17 Ference is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and is expected to miss the entire 2016-17 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Paul Ladue D Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Ladue missed the last game due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will play against the Bruins on Thursday.
Jordan Nolan C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/7/17 Nolan 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.
Matt Greene D Out indefinitely - Back - 2/9/17 Greene has been placed on the injured reserve list with back and groin injuries and remains without a definite timetable for a return.
Jonathan Quick G Mid March - Groin - 2/18/17 Quick is on injured reserve with a strained groin and is expected to be sidelined until at least the middle of March.
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Victor Bartley D I-R - Tricep - 10/29/16 Bartley is on injured reserve after tearing his triceps during the preseason.
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No injuries to report.
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Cody McLeod LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/21/17 McLeod 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 Salomaki RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 12/14/16 Salomaki 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.
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Pavel Zacha C Ques Sat - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Zacha left the last game due to an upper-body injury and his availability against the Rangers on Saturday is unknown.
Marc Savard C out for season - Concussion - 6/13/16 Savard was placed on long-term injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms. He has not played since the 2010-11 season.
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Cal Clutterbuck RW Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Clutterbuck exited the last game due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will be a participant in Thursday's matchup against the Canadiens.
Casey Cizikas C Ques Thurs - Hand - 2/22/17 Cizikas was forced from the previous game with an injury to his hand and it is uncertain if he will play against the Canadiens on Thursday.
Shane Prince C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/16/17 Prince is coping with an injury to his upper body and there is no timetable for a recovery.
Travis Hamonic D Early March - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Hamonic is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to remain sidelined until the beginning of March.
Mikhail Grabovski C I-R - Concussion - 9/26/16 Grabovski is dealing with concussion-like symptoms and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Mike Hoffman LW Doub Fri - Groin - 2/22/17 Hoffman was held out of his second-consecutive game due to a groin injury and is not likely to be a participant in Friday's contest against the Hurricanes.
Mark Stone RW Out indefinitely - Neck - 2/21/17 Stone will miss an undetermined amount of time after suffering a neck injury.
Bobby Ryan RW Early April - Finger - 2/21/17 Ryan 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.
Clarke MacArthur LW out for season - Concussion - 1/20/17 MacArthur is suffering from post-concussion syndrome and has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
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Jordan Weal C Out Wed - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Weal sat out the last game with an upper-body injury and will not play Wednesday against the Capitals.
Travis Konecny C Late March - Knee - 2/10/17 Konecny 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.
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Nick Bonino C Ques Sat - Illness - 2/21/17 Bonino missed the previous game with an illness and it is undecided if he will play Saturday against the Flyers.
Trevor Daley D Ques Sat - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Daley sustained an injury to his lower body and his status for Saturday's tilt against the Flyers is yet to be determined.
Justin Schultz D Out indefinitely - Concussion - 2/18/17 Schultz has been diagnosed with a concussion and is without a timetable for return.
Olli Maatta D Late March - Hand - 2/17/17 Maatta has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to fix a left hand injury and is expected to miss six weeks.
Bryan Rust RW Out indefinitely - Arm - 2/14/17 Rust is on injured reserve after sustaining an injury to his arm and will miss an extended amount of game action.
Conor Sheary LW Mid March - Upper Body - 2/3/17 Sheary has been placed on the injured reserve and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks of action due to an upper-body injury.
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Dylan Demelo D Ques Sat - Wrist - 2/20/17 Demelo has been activated from the injured reserve with a broken wrist and his return is uncertain for Saturday's game against the Canucks.
Joonas Donskoi RW Early March - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Donskoi suffered an upper-body injury and it will likely prevent him from playing until the first week of March.
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Robby Fabbri C out for season - Knee - 2/5/17 Fabbri 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.
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Ryan Callahan RW Out indefinitely - Hip - 2/11/17 Callahan is on injured reserve with a hip injury and it is unknown exactly when he will be able to rejoin the lineup.
Steven Stamkos C Mid March - Knee - 1/3/17 Stamkos 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.
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Connor Carrick D Doub Thurs - Upper Body - 2/22/17 Carrick is unlikely to suit up against the Rangers on Thursday after sustaining an upper-body injury in the last game.
Mitchell Marner C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Marner has been designated for injured reserve after suffering an upper-body injury but could be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Rangers.
Stephane Robidas D out for season - Knee - 2/16/17 Robidas 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.
Joffrey Lupul LW I-R - Conditioning - 2/16/17 Lupul has been deemed as unfit to play and the team has placed him on the long-term injured reserve list.
Nathan Horton RW out for season - Spine - 10/13/16 Horton 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.
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Jack Skille RW Ques Sat - Groin - 2/19/17 Skille 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.
Sven Baertschi LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 2/11/17 Baertschi has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion and is without a clear timetable for return.
Anton Rodin RW Out indefinitely - Knee - 1/17/17 Rodin aggravated an injury to his surgically-repaired left knee and is on the injured reserve list without an official timetable for a return.
Erik Gudbranson D Out indefinitely - Wrist - 12/19/16 Gudbranson will require surgery to repair a torn ligament in his wrist and will miss an extended amount of time.
Derek Dorsett RW I-R - Neck - 12/5/16 Dorsett will require cervical fusion surgery to repair a neck injury and is on the injured reserve list without a definitive timetable for a return.
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Andre Burakovsky LW Mid March - Hand - 2/10/17 Burakovsky suffered a hand injury while blocking a shot and is expected to be out of action for a minimum of four weeks.
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Drew Stafford RW Ques Tues - Illness - 2/22/17 Stafford missed his third-straight game due to an illness and it is unclear if he will play Tuesday against the Wild.
Jacob Trouba D Elig March 3 - Suspension - 2/20/17 Trouba 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.
Andrew Copp C Early March - Upper Body - 2/21/17 Copp has an upper-body injury and will require additional time to recover.
Toby Enstrom D Early March - Lower Body - 2/17/17 Enstrom has been placed on the injured reserve following surgery to repair a lower-body injury and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Ondrej Pavelec G Early March - Lower Body - 2/21/17 Pavelec has been designated for injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to be sidelined until sometime during the beginning of March.
Marko Dano C Early March - Leg - 12/31/16 Dano has been placed on injured reserve with a left leg injury and is expected to need eight weeks to recover.
Tyler Myers D Early April - Lower Body - 2/7/17 Myers 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.