NHL Injuries

Anaheim Ducks
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Max ComtoisLW19 NovInjured ReserveComtois had surgery on his hand Thursday and is expected to miss the next six weeks, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.
Max JonesLW22 OctInjured ReserveJones will be sidelined for 4-6 months after undergoing surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle Wednesday.
Arizona Coyotes
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Nick SchmaltzC28 NovInjured ReserveSchmaltz (upper body) has skated and done light puck-handling drills, but he remains without a timeline to return, Arizona Coyotes Insider Craig Morgan reports.
Carter HuttonG24 NovInjured ReserveHutton (lower body) entered the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Wednesday.
Christian FischerRW21 NovInjured ReserveFischer (upper body) remains on injured reserve and won't play Saturday versus the Red Wings.
Conor TimminsD18 NovInjured ReserveTimmins underwent successful knee surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2021-22 campaign.
Dmitrij JaskinRW15 NovInjured Reserve
Boston Bruins
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Tuukka RaskG7 NovOutRask (hip) has received NHL permission to use the Bruins' training facility as he rehabilitates from surgery, according to a report by Elliotte Friedman during Saturday's Hockey Night in Canada broadcast.
Buffalo Sabres
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Casey MittelstadtC24 NovInjured ReserveMittelstadt (upper body) was on the ice for Wednesday's game-day skate in a non-contact sweater, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
Calgary Flames
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Johannes KinnvallD13 OctInjured ReserveKinnvall (lower body) was placed on non-roster injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Carolina Hurricanes
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Ethan BearD22 NovOutBear has tested positive for COVID-19 and will enter the league's protocols, the team announced Monday.
Colorado Avalanche
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Nathan MacKinnonC28 NovInjured ReserveMacKinnon (lower body) is on track to return to the lineup Wednesday versus the Maple Leafs, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Martin KautRW12 NovInjured ReserveKaut (shoulder) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, per CapFriendly.
Matt CalvertLW22 JulInjured ReserveCalvert (undisclosed) will hang up his skates after 11 NHL seasons due to lingering injury concerns.
Columbus Blue Jackets
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Emil BemstromC10 NovInjured ReserveBemstrom (oblique) returned to practice Monday, Bailey Johnson and Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch report.
Nathan GerbeLW7 OctInjured Reserve
Detroit Red Wings
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Danny DeKeyserD27 NovInjured ReserveDeKeyser (COVID-19 protocols) missed practice Friday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Troy StecherD24 NovInjured Reserve
Mitchell StephensC23 NovInjured ReserveStephens (lower body) will be out at least until Feb. 23, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
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
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Duncan KeithD28 NovOutKeith (upper body) remains out Saturday versus the Golden Knights.
Slater KoekkoekD19 NovInjured ReserveKoekkoek's lower-body injury will keep him out approximately 3-4 weeks.
Darnell NurseD19 NovInjured ReserveNurse will miss 2-3 weeks after sustaining a broken finger against Winnipeg on Thursday.
Alex StalockG7 OctInjured Reserve
Florida Panthers
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Olli JuoleviD24 NovInjured ReserveJuolevi (undisclosed) will likely join AHL Charlotte for another conditioning assignment after suffering a setback in his recovery, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.
Mason MarchmentLW10 NovInjured Reserve
Los Angeles Kings
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Andreas AthanasiouC25 NovInjured Reserve
Minnesota Wild
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Mats ZuccarelloRW28 NovDay-To-DayZuccarello (undisclosed) is not in the lineup Sunday against Tampa Bay, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Jared SpurgeonD25 NovDay-To-Day
Montreal Canadiens
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Joel EdmundsonD26 NovInjured ReserveEdmundson (undisclosed) may make his season debut this weekend, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Brett KulakD25 NovDay-To-Day
Mike HoffmanLW22 NovInjured ReserveHoffman (upper body) is still at least a week away from playing, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
Mathieu PerreaultLW17 NovInjured ReservePerreault has undergone another surgical procedure on his eye, which has extended his recovery timetable by several weeks.
Joel TeasdaleLW13 OctInjured ReserveTeasdale (knee) is on non-roster injured reserve to begin the season, per CapFriendly.
Nashville Predators
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Luca SbisaD2 AugOut
New Jersey Devils
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Jack HughesC27 NovInjured ReserveHughes (shoulder) was a full participant at Saturday's practice, NHL.com's Catherine Bogart reports.
Tyce ThompsonRW19 NovInjured ReserveThompson (upper body) will likely undergo shoulder surgery and miss several months, Corey Masisak of The Athletic reports.
Miles WoodLW8 NovInjured ReserveWood will undergo hip surgery Monday that will sideline him indefinitely.
New York Islanders
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Casey CizikasC27 NovOutCizikas has tested positive for COVID-19, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.
Kieffer BellowsLW25 NovInjured Reserve
Adam PelechD23 NovInjured Reserve
Brock NelsonC23 NovInjured Reserve
Andy GreeneD20 NovInjured Reserve
Ross JohnstonLW19 NovInjured ReserveJohnston was placed in COVID-19 protocol Friday.
Ottawa Senators
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Josh BrownD25 NovInjured ReserveBrown is expected to be sidelined for 4-6 weeks with an upper-body injury, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Drake BathersonRW21 NovInjured ReserveHead coach D.J. Smith said Batherson (COVID-19) will likely return to the lineup Dec. 1, Ian Mendes of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Shane PintoC14 NovInjured ReserveHead coach D.J. Smith said Pinto (upper body) will be out "for the next little bit," Ian Mendes of TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Colin WhiteC7 OctInjured ReserveWhite will undergo shoulder surgery that will sideline him for 4-6 months, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Philadelphia Flyers
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Derick BrassardC26 NovOutBrassard (lower body) will be out least 7-10 days, Taryn Hatcher of NBC Sports Phildelphia reports.
Kevin HayesC22 NovOutHayes is considered week-to-week after a reoccurrence of the same injury that required surgery in the postseason.
Ryan EllisD18 NovInjured ReserveEllis (lower body) will be sidelined for 4-6 weeks but won't require surgery, Adam Kimelman of NHL.com reports.
Wade AllisonRW4 NovInjured ReserveAllison (ankle) skated on his own Wednesday, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
Ryan FitzgeraldC13 OctInjured ReserveFitzgerald (lower body) is listed on injured reserve Tuesday, per CapFriendly.
Samuel MorinLW7 OctInjured Reserve
Tanner LaczynskiC7 OctInjured Reserve
San Jose Sharks
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Jonathan DahlenC27 NovDay-To-Day
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.
Seattle Kraken
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Mark GiordanoD28 NovInjured Reserve
Calle JarnkrokC27 NovOutJarnkrok (undisclosed) won't be available for Saturday's game versus Florida, Marisa Ingemi of The Seattle Times reports.
St. Louis Blues
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Klim KostinC27 NovOutKostin (upper body) won't return to the lineup Saturday versus the Blue Jackets, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.
Tampa Bay Lightning
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Erik CernakD26 NovDay-To-DayCernak (lower body) took part in Friday's morning skate, but coach Jon Cooper said the defenseman won't be in the lineup against the Kraken in the evening, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Brayden PointC23 NovOutPoint (upper body) is expected to miss the next four-to-six weeks.
Gemel SmithC23 NovInjured ReserveSmith (lower body) is progressing in his recovery and is expected to return around the middle of December, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Toronto Maple Leafs
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Ondrej KaseRW27 NovOutKase (upper body) wont play Sunday against Anaheim, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Petr MrazekG20 NovInjured ReserveMrazek skated for the first time since suffering his groin injury Saturday, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.
Ian ScottG30 OctInjured Reserve
Vegas Golden Knights
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Nolan PatrickC24 NovInjured ReservePatrick (undisclosed) didn't make the trip for Wednesday night's game in Nashville and isn't close to returning, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Michael AmadioC19 NovInjured Reserve
Washington Capitals
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Lars EllerC27 NovDay-To-DayHead coach Peter Laviolette is hopeful that Eller (not injury related) could return for Sunday's matinee against the Hurricanes, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.
Conor ShearyLW27 NovDay-To-DaySheary (lower body) skated in a non-contact jersey during Saturday's practice, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.
Justin SchultzD27 NovDay-To-Day