JAKE VIRTANEN OFFICIALLY CHARGED BY VANCOUVER POLICE
NHL REPORTEDLY MAKES DECISION ON EVANDER KANE
SPOTTED AT PRACTICE
18 MINUTES AGOKlingberg (upper body) was on the ice for Thursday's practice.
UNAVAILABLE FOR NEXT TWO GAMES
1 HOUR AGOAlthough Greiss cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Thursday, he won't be available for Friday's game against Pittsburgh or Saturday's matchup with the Maple Leafs due to conditioning issues, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
3 HOURS AGOTokarski (COVID-19 protocols) was labeled day-to-day by coach Don Granto and could be an option to backup against Arizona or Colorado on Saturday or Sunday, respectively, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.
EXPECTED TO PLAY THIS WEEKEND
3 HOURS AGOMontembeault (wrist) is expected to return to play this weekend, Eric Engels of Sportsnet.ca reports.
RULED OUT THURSDAY
3 HOURS AGODvorak (concussion) will not participate in Thursday's game against Anaheim.
OUT AT LEAST TWO MONTHS
3 HOURS AGOBatherson (ankle) is expected to be out at least two months, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports Thursday.
WEEKEND RETURN POSSIBLE
5 HOURS AGOGallagher (lower body) will not play Thursday against Anaheim, but head coach Dominique Ducharme said the forward could play this weekend, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports. Montreal has home games Saturday (Edmonton) and Sunday (Columbus).
LEAVES GAME AFTER HIGH HIT
16 HOURS AGOMacKinnon (upper body) will not return to Wednesday's game versus the Bruins, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.
EXITS WEDNESDAY'S CONTEST
18 HOURS AGOTexier (upper body) won't return to Wednesday's game versus the Flames.
INCHING CLOSER TO RETURN
19 HOURS AGOGreiss (COVID-19 protocols) is expected to return to practice Thursday, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
RECEIVES THREE-GAME SUSPENSION
21 HOURS AGODell was suspended three games for interference against the Senators'
JOINING TEAM ON ROAD
DEC 31Halak won't leave with the team ahead of Thursday's matchup with Winnipeg but is expected to link up with the Canucks shortly thereafter according to coach Bruce Boudreau, Farhan Lalji of TSN reports.
WILL MAKE TRIP
DEC 31Hamilton (jaw) practiced with the team Wednesday in a non-contact jersey and will join his teammates for a three-game road trip,
DEC 31Gallagher (lower body) practiced in a non-contact jersey Wednesday and should come off injured reserve soon.
RULED OUT INDEFINITELY
DEC 31Drouin (upper body) was labeled out indefinitely by the team Wednesday.
DEC 31Byron (hip) practiced in a non-contact jersey Wednesday.
DEC 31Hill was absent from Wednesday's game-day skate and will not be available versus the Capitals, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
OUT WITH COVID-19
DEC 31The Wild placed Sturm in COVID-19 protocols Wednesday.
DEC 31Couturier (upper body) cleared COVID-19 protocols and skated at Wednesday's practice, Jordan Hall of NBC Sports Philadelphia reports.
HURT IN TUESDAY'S GAME
DEC 31Batherson (lower body) won't return to Tuesday's game versus the Sabres.
MOVED TO LTIR
DEC 31Smith (thumb) was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday.
DEC 31Morrissey was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Tuesday.
DEC 31Klingberg (upper body) will not be available Tuesday against New Jersey.
RULED OUT TUESDAY
DEC 31Hornqvist (upper body) will not appear in Tuesday's tilt against Winnipeg.
ENTERS COVID-19 PROTOCOLS
DEC 31Pearson was designated for the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Tuesday.
UNDERGOES FOREARM PROCEDURE
DEC 31Karlsson had surgery on his left forearm Monday and will be out until mid-March at least.
GAME-TIME DECISION TUESDAY
DEC 31Teravainen (lower body) is considered a game-time decision Tuesday, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.
ENTERS COVID-19 PROTOCOLS
DEC 31Kucherov was designated for the NHL's COVID-19 protocols Tuesday, per Joe Smith of The Athletic.
LANDS ON INJURED RESERVE
DEC 31Blackwood was placed on injured reserve Tuesday with a heel injury.
JANUARY 26, 2022
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