National Hockey League
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Chad Johnson G Late Feb - Head - 2/13/19 Johnson has been placed on injured reserve after being struck in the head with a puck at practice. He is not expected to return to action until the end of February.
John Gibson G Out indefinitely - Back - 2/17/19 Gibson is on injured reserve with injuries to his back, neck and head. There is no timetable for return.
Ondrej Kase RW out for season - Shoulder - 2/2/19 Kase is on the long-term injured reserve list due to a torn labrum in his right shoulder. The timeline for his recovery is five-to-six months, effectively ending his season.
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Richard Panik RW Ques Thurs - Illness - 2/19/19 Panik has been held out of the previous two games with an illness and it is unknown if the symptoms will subside in time for Thursday's contest against the Canucks.
Kyle Capobianco D out for season - Lower Body - 2/9/19 Capobianco is on injured reserve due to a lower-body injury and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Nick Schmaltz C out for season - Lower Body - 1/8/19 Schmaltz is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
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 indefinitely - Knee - 2/11/19 Demers has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a knee injury. Although it was initially diagnosed as season-ending, he has returned to practice quicker than expected and is eyeing a return sometime before the end of the season.
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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Peter Cehlarik LW Ques Wed - Lower Body - 2/18/19 Cehlarik was held out of the last game with a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will play Wednesday against the Golden Knights.
David Pastrnak RW Early March - Thumb - 2/13/19 Pastrnak is on injured reserve recovering from a procedure on his left thumb and will and is expected to need at least two weeks to heal.
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Matt Hunwick D Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Hunwick was held out of the last game with an upper-body ailment and it is uncertain if he will take part in Thursday's tilt versus the Lightning.
Kyle Okposo RW Out Thurs - Concussion - 2/19/19 Okposo has sat out the past two games with a concussion and will not play against the Lightning on Thursday.
Marco Scandella D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Scandella is on the injured reserve list due to an upper-body ailment and his status going forward is on a week-to-week basis.
Casey Nelson D Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Nelson has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Lightning.
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TJ Brodie D Ques Wed - Lower Body - 2/18/19 Brodie was held out of the previous game due to a lower-body injury and his status for Wednesday's matchup with the Islanders is up in the air.
James Neal LW Ques Wed - Upper Body - 2/18/19 Neal missed his second-straight game due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Islanders on Wednesday.
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.
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Jordan Staal C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 1/17/19 Staal has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
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Brendan Perlini LW Ques Wed - Illness - 2/20/19 Perlini is battling an illness and his availability for Wednesday's matchup versus the Red Wings is in question.
Brent Seabrook D Out Wed - Abdominal - 2/19/19 Seabrook was held out of the previous game with an abdominal strain. He will not suit up Wednesday against the Red Wings.
David Kampf C Early March - Foot - 2/13/19 Kampf is on injured reserve with a right foot injury and will likely require three-to-four weeks to properly heal.
Corey Crawford G Out indefinitely - Concussion - 12/17/18 Crawford has been designated for the injured reserve list with a concussion and it is undetermined how much time he will need to recover.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mark Barberio D Ques Wed - Head - 2/18/19 Barberio has been activated from the injured reserve and it is uncertain if he will return from a head injury Wednesday against the Jets.
Colin Wilson C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/13/19 Wilson has been designated for the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury and it is undetermined how long it will keep him out of the lineup.
Ian Cole D Out indefinitely - Face - 2/15/19 Cole has been placed on injured reserve due to a fractured orbital bone and there is no timetable for recovery.
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.
Conor Timmins D Late Feb - Concussion - 2/10/19 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 February.
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Artemi Panarin LW Ques Fri - Illness - 2/19/19 Panarin was held out of the previous game with an illness and it has yet to be determined if he will suit up against the Senators on Friday.
Ryan Murray D Ques Fri - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Murray sat out the last game due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will be a participant in Friday's contest with the Senators.
Markus Hannikainen LW Ques Fri - Illness - 2/19/19 Hannikainen has landed on injured reserve due to an illness and it is uncertain if he will return Friday against the Senators.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Blake Comeau LW Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Comeau has missed the last three games due to an upper-body injury and it has yet to be established if he will face the Blues on Thursday.
Ben Bishop G Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Bishop has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Blues.
Tyler Pitlick C Early April - Wrist - 2/5/19 Pitlick is on injured reserve after having surgery to repair ligament damage in his wrist. He is expected to need at least eight weeks to recover.
Martin Hanzal C Out indefinitely - Back - 12/28/18 Hanzal has landed on injured reserve with a back injury and it is unclear how long he will remain out of the lineup.
Marc Methot D out for season - Knee - 1/28/19 Method has been designated for the injured reserve list as he had season-ending surgery to fix a cartilage defect in his left knee.
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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Gustav Nyquist RW Prob Wed - Illness - 2/17/19 Nyquist was absent from the lineup during the previous game with an illness but is expected to suit up against the Blackhawks on Wednesday.
Jonathan Bernier G Ques Wed - Upper Body - 2/18/19 Bernier left the last game due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be available for Wednesday's contest against the Blackhawks.
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Connor McDavid C Ques Thurs - Illness - 2/19/19 McDavid was held out of the previous game with an illness and it has yet to be established if he will suit up Thursday against the Islanders.
Jujhar Khaira LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 2/18/19 Khaira has landed on injured reserve with an injury to his lower body and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Jesse Puljujarvi RW Out Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Puljujarvi has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if he will return Saturday against the Ducks.
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Mike Matheson D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Matheson departed the previous game due to a lower-body injury and it has yet to be determined if he will face the Hurricanes on Thursday.
MacKenzie Weegar D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/14/19 Weegar has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Colton Sceviour C Out indefinitely - Wrist - 2/13/19 Sceviour has landed on injured reserve with a wrist injury and is expected to miss multiple weeks.
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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Sean Walker D Ques Thurs - Face - 2/18/19 Walker missed his second-consecutive game with a facial contusion and it is undetermined if he will draw back into the lineup against the Predators on Thursday.
Alec Martinez D Early March - Upper Body - 2/16/19 Martinez is saddled by an upper-body injury and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks.
Jonny Brodzinski LW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 2/14/19 Brodzinski has landed on injured reserve due to a shoulder injury. He has been sent on a conditioning assignment and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Matt Hendricks C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Hendricks has missed the past three games due to an upper-body injury and it is undetermined if he will return against the Rangers on Thursday.
Victor Rask C Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Rask has landed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Rangers.
Mikko Koivu C out for season - Knee - 2/12/19 Koivu has been placed on injured reserve due to a torn ACL and meniscus in his right knee. He has been shut down for the remainder of the season.
Matt Dumba D Out indefinitely - Pectoral - 1/20/19 Dumba is on the injured reserve list and is in danger of missing the remainder of the season after having surgery to repair a torn pectoral muscle.
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Phillip Danault C Ques Thurs - Personal - 2/19/19 Danault missed the previous game due to the birth of his child and it is unknown if he will play against the Flyers on Thursday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Craig Smith RW Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Smith sat out the last game due to a lower-body injury and his availability against the Kings on Thursday is clouded.
Austin Watson LW Out indefinitely - Suspension - 1/29/19 Watson has been issued a suspension for an undetermined length of time as he has entered Stage Two of the Substance Abuse and Behavioral Program of the NHL. He will not be allowed to return until he has received clearance from the program's officials.
Zac Rinaldo LW out for season - Shoulder - 2/6/19 Rinaldo is on the injured reserve list recovering from shoulder surgery and will miss the remainder of the 2018-19 season.
Miikka Salomaki RW Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Salomaki is on the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game against the Kings.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Pavel Zacha C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Zacha has been held out of the previous two games with an upper-body injury and it is unknown if he will face the Senators on Thursday.
Sami Vatanen D Out indefinitely - Concussion - 1/31/19 Vatanen has been designated for the injured reserve list with a concussion and team officials have yet to provide a set date for his return to the lineup.
Stefan Noesen RW Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Noesen is on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Thursday's game with the Senators.
Taylor Hall LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 1/30/19 Hall has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Linus Soderstrom G Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/27/18 Soderstrom has a shoulder injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Thomas Hickey D Ques Wed - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Hickey has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list with an upper-body injury. He has returned from a conditioning assignment but it is unknown if he will play against the Flames on Wednesday.
Andrew Ladd LW Ques Wed - Leg - 2/19/19 Ladd has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list due to a right leg injury. It is unclear if he will make his return against the Flames on Wednesday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Neal Pionk D Ques Thurs - Eye - 2/19/19 Pionk sat out the last game due to an eye injury, leaving his status up in the air for Thursday's matchup versus the Wild.
Brett Howden C Late Feb - Knee - 1/31/19 Howden is likely to miss three-to-four weeks due to an MCL sprain in his knee.
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Matt Duchene C Doub Thurs - Rest - 2/19/19 Duchene is not expected to play Thursday against the Devils as he is to be rested.
Mark Borowiecki D Late Feb - Foot - 2/20/19 Borowiecki has been placed on the injured reserve with a foot injury and is expected to miss at least one week of action.
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.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Radko Gudas D Ques Thurs - Poss. Suspension - 2/20/19 Gudas is facing potential league discipline due to high-sticking an opponent. His status against the Canadiens on Thursday is up in the air.
Cam Talbot G Out indefinitely - Personal - 2/18/19 Talbot has been designated for the injured reserve list while he waits to get his visa issues in order. He will not be permitted to play until that has taken place.
Michal Neuvirth G Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 1/14/19 Neuvirth has landed on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to the crease.
Samuel Morin D Late Feb - Knee - 2/14/19 Morin has been placed on injured reserve while he recovers from a torn ACL. He has been sent on a conditioning assignment and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in February.
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Olli Maatta D Mid March - Upper Body - 2/12/19 Maata is on injured reserve with a separated shoulder and is expected to need at least one month to recuperate.
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No injuries to report.
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Erik Foley LW out for season - Concussion - 2/1/19 Foley is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and will sit out the rest of the season.
Carl Gunnarsson D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/16/19 Gunnarsson is on the injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
David Perron LW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/12/19 Perron has landed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Brayden Point C Prob Thurs - Disciplinary - 2/19/19 Point missed the last game due to a disciplinary matter but is projected to suit up against the Sabres on Thursday.
Victor Hedman D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Hedman was held out of the previous game due to a lower-body injury and it is uncertain if it will impede his status for Thursday's matchup against the Sabres.
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Nazem Kadri C Ques Thurs - Concussion - 2/20/19 Kadri left the last game due to a concussion and it is undetermined if he will be cleared in time for Thursday's contest against the Capitals.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Christopher Tanev D Out indefinitely - Ankle - 2/14/19 Tanev is on the injured reserve list with a left ankle injury and will miss an undetermined length of game action.
Jake Virtanen RW Mid March - Ribs - 2/19/19 Virtanen has been placed on the injured reserve due to a fractured rib and is likely to miss one month of action.
Brandon Sutter C Early March - Groin - 2/14/19 Sutter has been placed on injured reserve due to a groin injury and is likely to sit out at least two weeks.
Thatcher Demko G Late Feb - Knee - 2/10/19 Demko has landed on injured reserve due to a knee sprain but is expected to recover before the later part of February.
Sven Baertschi LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 2/14/19 Baertschi has been designated for the injured reserve due to post-concussion syndrome and there is no timetable for return.
Alexander Edler D Late Feb - Concussion - 2/10/19 Edler has been placed on the injured reserve with a concussion and will be out until at least the end of February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
William Carrier LW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/19/19 Carrier sustained an upper-body ailment and is likely to miss multiple weeks.
Ryan Carpenter C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 2/9/19 Carpenter has been designated for the injured reserve with an upper-body injury and it is unclear when he will return to action.
Nick Holden D Ques Wed - Lower Body - 2/18/19 Holden is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Wednesday's game against the Bruins.
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.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Dmitry Kulikov D Ques Wed - Upper Body - 2/18/19 Kulikov has an unclear status Wednesday against the Avalanche due to an upper-body injury.
Dustin Byfuglien D Late Feb - Lower Body - 2/19/19 Byfuglien is sidelined due to a lower-body injury and is not expected to return until the latter part of February.
Joe Morrow D Early March - Lower Body - 2/16/19 Morrow is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and is expected to miss two-to-three weeks.
Nikolaj Ehlers LW Early March - Shoulder - 2/14/19 Ehlers is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks of action.