The Tampa Bay Lightning will be without their best defenseman for at least the next few weeks. Victor Hedman will be out three-to-six weeks with the injury he sustained Thursday night against the Calgary Flames. The veteran rearguard left the game after appearing to hurt his left leg in a collision with Flames forward Garnet […]
The injury-riddled Columbus Blue Jackets received some more lousy news Monday, as forward Cam Atkinson will require surgery on his fractured right foot and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks, according to Aaron Portzline of The Athletic. Atkinson, who will undergo surgery either Tuesday or Wednesday, was felled by a slap shot from Seth Jones […]
Bad news for Vladislav Kamenev in his first game with the Colorado Avalanche after coming over as part of the Matt Duchene trade. After taking a big hit from Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik in the second period of Thursday night's game, the young Russian is going to miss “significant time” after
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Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews will miss the first game of his young NHL career on Wednesday against the Minnesota Wild as he deals with an upper-body injury, head coach Mike Babcock announced, according to TSN’s Mark Masters. Matthews had been dealing with soreness earlier in the week and after dressing in Monday night’s […]
DENVER — The NHL season is a six-month grind, and teams sometimes have tired legs when they are playing their third game in four nights.
David Krejci will miss his fourth straight game Monday night when the Bruins play the Blue Jackets in Columbus Blue Jackets, and it appears the back issue that's sidelined him is becoming a problem. Krejci was among a number of Bruins players who never got on the ice Sunday morning for an optional practice, and it remains to be […]
The Edmonton Oilers will be without one of their big guns when they host the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. After Friday's practice, coach Todd McLellan confirmed that center Leon Draisaitl, who finished eighth in the NHL scoring race last season with 77 points, will not play Saturday. "
The Minnesota Wild open the season against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday and Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday, and are expected to do so without Zach Parise in the lineup. Parise was held out at the beginning of training camp due to a back injury, and he’s still recovering from that as Minnesota opens its […]
St. Louis Blues forward Robby Fabbri will miss the entire 2017-18 season after re-injuring his surgically repaired knee, the team announced Wednesday. Fabbri originally suffered the injury last February and missed the remainder of the regular season and playoffs as he rehabbed from knee surgery. He was limited to 51 games last year, in which […]
On Wednesday morning, the team announced that veteran forward Alex Steen will miss the rest of training camp because of a left hand injury. The 33-year-old suffered the injury during last night’s 5-3 preseason loss to the Dallas Stars. Steen will be re-evaluated in three weeks time, according to the release sent out by the team. […]
Ryan Spooner didn’t know what to expect this offseason, and the speedy center certainly had his doubts about whether he’d be back with the Bruins this season. The 26-year-old really struggled down the stretch last season following a concussion and was a healthy scratch for the last couple of playoffs in the first round against […]