NHL Injuries

Arizona Coyotes
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Kyle CapobiancoD19 OctInjured ReserveCapobianco (lower body) has started skating on his own but is still considered week-to-week, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Alex GalchenyukC19 OctInjured ReserveGalchenyuk (upper body) is still considered week-to-week but has begun skating on his own, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Boston Bruins
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Curtis LazarC18 OctInjured ReserveLazar (upper body) will not need surgery but remains week-to-week according to coach Bruce Cassidy, Joe Haggerty of BostonHockeyNow.com reports.
Cooper ZechD7 OctInjured Reserve
Tuukka RaskG26 AugOutRask, who underwent surgery to repair a torn labrum in his right hip in late July, believes that he'll be ready to return to action late this year or early in 2022, NHL.com reports.
Buffalo Sabres
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mattias SamuelssonD21 OctInjured ReserveSamuelsson (lower body) will practice with the Sabres in the coming day, according to coach Don Granato, Bill Hoppe of the Olean Times Herald reports.
Henri JokiharjuD16 OctInjured ReserveJokiharju (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday.
Jack EichelC23 SepInjured ReserveEichel (neck) failed his training camp physical and has been stripped of his captaincy, The Athletic NHL reports.
Calgary Flames
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Johannes KinnvallD13 OctInjured ReserveKinnvall (lower body) was placed on non-roster injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Carolina Hurricanes
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Jamieson ReesC11 OctInjured Reserve
Chicago Blackhawks
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mike HardmanRW21 OctOutHardman (laceration) was placed in concussion protocol Thursday.
Colorado Avalanche
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Devon ToewsD17 OctInjured ReserveToews (undisclosed) will travel with the team on its three-game trip starting Monday, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
Matt CalvertLW22 JulInjured ReserveCalvert (undisclosed) will hang up his skates after 11 NHL seasons due to lingering injury concerns.
Columbus Blue Jackets
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Trey Fix-WolanskyRW11 OctInjured ReserveFix-Wolansky (knee) was designated for non-roster injured reserve Monday, Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers reports.
Nathan GerbeLW7 OctInjured Reserve
Dallas Stars
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Blake ComeauLW19 OctInjured ReserveComeau (upper body) remains unavailable ahead of Tuesday's matchup with Pittsburgh, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Detroit Red Wings
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Jakub VranaLW11 OctInjured ReserveVrana (shoulder) was shifted to injured reserve Monday.
Seth BartonD11 OctInjured ReserveBarton (undisclosed) was placed on the non-roster injured reserve Monday.
Edmonton Oilers
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Alex StalockG7 OctInjured Reserve
Florida Panthers
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
John LudvigD12 OctInjured ReserveLudvig will start the year on non-roster injured reserve with an undisclosed injury, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Los Angeles Kings
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Brendan LemieuxLW18 OctInjured Reserve
Lias AnderssonC13 OctInjured ReserveAndersson is dealing with a groin injury and won't be available Thursday versus Vegas at a minimum, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Montreal Canadiens
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Joel EdmundsonD20 OctInjured ReserveEdmundson is currently away from the team to deal with a family matter according to coach Dominque Ducharme, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Joel TeasdaleLW13 OctInjured ReserveTeasdale (knee) is on non-roster injured reserve to begin the season, per CapFriendly.
Nashville Predators
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mathieu OlivierRW12 OctInjured ReserveOlivier's injury has been clarified as a lower-body problem, per the team's announcement Tuesday.
Luca SbisaD2 AugOut
New Jersey Devils
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Ty SmithD21 OctInjured ReserveSmith (undisclosed) won't play Thursday versus Washington, but he could be ready to make his season debut Saturday against the Sabres, Mike Morreale of NHL.com reports.
Mackenzie BlackwoodG21 OctInjured ReserveBlackwood (heel) skated on his own Thursday and coach Lindy Ruff hopes he'll be able to return to practice "in a day or two," Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Miles WoodLW18 OctInjured ReserveWood (lower body) will not be in action against the Kraken on Tuesday, Mike Morreale of NHL.com reports.
New York Islanders
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Semyon VarlamovG21 OctInjured ReserveVarlamov (undisclosed) won't be in the lineup against Columbus on Thursday but could return to action versus the Coyotes or Golden Knights on Saturday or Sunday, respectively, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
New York Rangers
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Ryan StromeC20 OctInjured ReserveStrome (COVID-19 protocols) has yet to return to practice.
Kaapo KakkoRW17 OctInjured ReserveKakko (upper body) was designated for injured reserve Sunday.
Ottawa Senators
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Shane PintoC22 OctDay-To-DayPinto (upper body) won't return to Thursday's game versus the Sharks.
Austin WatsonLW10 OctOutAccording to head coach D.J. Smith, Watson (ankle) will be out for roughly four weeks, Ken Warren of The Ottawa Citizen reports.
Colin WhiteC7 OctInjured ReserveWhite will undergo shoulder surgery that will sideline him for 4-6 months, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Clark BishopC7 OctInjured Reserve
Marian GaborikRW1 AugOut
Philadelphia Flyers
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mark FriedmanD20 OctDay-To-Day
Patrick BrownC19 OctInjured ReserveBrown (COVID-19 protocols) is expected to rejoin the team ahead of Saturday's matchup with Florida, according to coach Alain Vigneault, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Ryan FitzgeraldC13 OctInjured ReserveFitzgerald (lower body) is listed on injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Wade AllisonRW7 OctInjured ReserveAllison remains out indefinitely with a high ankle sprain but will not require surgery, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Samuel MorinLW7 OctInjured Reserve
Zayde WisdomRW7 OctInjured Reserve
Tanner LaczynskiC7 OctInjured Reserve
Pittsburgh Penguins
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Sidney CrosbyC21 OctInjured ReserveCrobsy (wrist) has been officially ruled out for Saturday's clash against Toronto, Pens Inside Scoop reports.
Tristan JarryG21 OctOutJarry tested positive for COVID-19 but remains asymptomatic as of Thursday, per Pens Inside Scoop.
Jeff CarterC21 OctOutCarter tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday but is currently asymptomatic, per Pens Inside Scoop.
Bryan RustRW18 OctInjured ReserveRust is considered week-to-week with what has been clarified as a lower-body injury, Wes Crosby of NHL.com reports.
San Jose Sharks
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Nikolai KnyzhovD17 OctInjured ReserveKnyzhov (lower body) will undergo surgery Friday and will be out approximately 8-10 weeks, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Jeffrey VielLW13 OctInjured ReserveViel has opted to undergo surgery on the finger he injured during a preseason fight and will be sidelined long term, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Seattle Kraken
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Marcus JohanssonC13 OctInjured Reserve
Colin BlackwellC11 OctInjured ReserveBlackwell (lower body) will be sidelined indefinitely according to coach Dave Hakstol, Marisa Ingemi of The Seattle Times reports.
Tampa Bay Lightning
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Cal FooteD18 OctInjured ReserveFoote (finger) won't be ready to play prior to Saturday's matchup with Colorado but should be considered day-to-day at that point, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Odeen TuftoF13 OctInjured ReserveTufto (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Gemel SmithC8 OctOutSmith (lower body) is considered out indefinitely, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Toronto Maple Leafs
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Petr MrazekG17 OctOutMrazek (groin) will miss at least two weeks, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Ian ScottG14 OctOut
Alex SteevesF22 SepInjured ReserveSteeves enters training camp with a shoulder injury and will start the year on injured reserve, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Vancouver Canucks
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Travis HamonicD18 OctOutHamonic (personal) was given a temporary leave of absence by Vancouver on Monday.
Tyler MotteC7 OctInjured Reserve
Vegas Golden Knights
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mark StoneRW21 OctDay-To-Day
Connor CorcoranD12 OctInjured ReserveCorcoran (undisclosed) was designated as an injured non-roster player by Vegas on Tuesday, Vegas Hockey Now reports.
Winnipeg Jets
NAMEPOSDATESTATUSCOMMENT
Mark ScheifeleC21 OctOutScheifele (COVID-19) will not be in Thursday's lineup against Anaheim, Sportsnet's Chris Johnston reports.
Blake WheelerRW19 OctOutWheeler has tested positive for COVID-19 and is dealing with symptoms, Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site reports. As such, the winger will not play against Minnesota on Tuesday.
Dylan SambergD7 OctInjured Reserve