National Hockey League
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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nick Ritchie LW Ques Sun - Holdout - 10/20/18 Ritchie recently signed a contract extension and it has yet to be established if he will make his season debut against the Sabres on Sunday.
Patrick Eaves RW Doub Sun - Shoulder - 10/20/18 Eaves has been designated for injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and it is unlikely he will make his season debut Sunday against the Sabres.
Jakob Silfverberg RW Out indefinitely - Finger - 10/17/18 Silfverberg is sidelined due to a non-displaced broken finger and it is unknown how much time he will be forced to miss.
Carter Rowney RW Ques Sun - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Rowney has been designated for the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Sunday's game against the Sabres.
Ondrej Kase RW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/2/18 Kase will miss an undetermined length of time while on injured reserve due to a concussion.
Corey Perry RW Late Feb - Knee - 10/10/18 Perry has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list after tearing his MCL and suffering a meniscus injury. He is expected to need five months to recover.
Korbinian Holzer D Mid Feb - Wrist - 10/10/18 Holzer has been designated for the long-term injured reserve list due to a wrist injury. He is expected to be sidelined until the middle of February.
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Jakob Chychrun D Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/2/18 Chychrun is recovering from ACL surgery after suffering a tear last year and there is no timetable for recovery.
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.
Alex Galchenyuk C Ques Tues - Groin - 10/20/18 Galchenyuk is on injured reserve as he is sidelined with a groin injury and it is unclear if he will be activated in time for Tuesday's game against the Blue Jackets.
Christian Dvorak C Out indefinitely - Pectoral - 10/20/18 Dvorak has landed on injured reserve recovering from pectoral surgery and there is no timetable for recovery.
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Charlie McAvoy D Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/20/18 McAvoy is dealing with an unspecified ailment and his status for Tuesday against the Senators is uncertain.
David Backes RW Ques Tues - Illness - 10/20/18 Backes sat out Saturday's game due to illness and his status for Tuesday against the Senators is unclear.
Kevan Miller D Ques Tues - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Miller has a hand injury and may remain out Tuesday against the Senators.
Torey Krug D Late Oct - Ankle - 10/16/18 Krug is on the injured reserve list with a left ankle injury. He is progressing in his recovery but is unlikely to join the team until at least October 25 against the Flyers.
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Nathan Beaulieu D Ques Sun - Undisclosed - 10/20/18 Beaulieu sat out the previous game battling an unspecified injury and it is unknown if he will lace up for Sunday's contest versus the Ducks.
Sean Malone C Early Nov - Knee - 10/9/18 Malone is on the injured reserve list with a knee injury and will be held out of action until the beginning of November.
Scott Wilson C Early Dec - Lower Body - 10/16/18 Wilson has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a fractured ankle and is expected to miss eight to 10 weeks.
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Travis Hamonic D Out indefinitely - Face - 10/5/18 Hamonic is dealing with facial fracture and has been placed on injured reserve. It is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
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Victor Rask C Out indefinitely - Hand - 10/4/18 Rask is on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair cut tendons in two fingers. There is no timetable set for his return.
Scott Darling G Late Oct - Lower Body - 10/11/18 Darling has been designated for the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury and will be held out of action until at least the latter part of October.
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Connor Murphy D Out indefinitely - Back - 10/4/18 Murphy is sidelined with an injured back and it is undetermined when he will return to the lineup.
Gustav Forsling D Early Nov - Wrist - 10/3/18 Forsling is on injured reserve due to a wrist ailment and will likely be out until the beginning of November.
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J.T. Compher LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/17/18 Compher has been placed on the injured reserve list with a concussion and there is no timetable for return.
Conor Timmins D Late Oct - Concussion - 10/14/18 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 latter part of October.
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Brandon Dubinsky C Mid Nov - Oblique - 10/8/18 Dubinsky is on the injured reserve list with an oblique strain and is expected to require four-to-six weeks to heal.
Seth Jones D Early Nov - Lower Body - 10/1/18 Jones has been placed on injured reserve due to an MCL sprain and will likely need four-to-six weeks to recover.
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Alexander Radulov RW Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/19/18 Radulove missed the last game dealing with an unspecified injury and it is unknown if he will lace up Tuesday against the Kings.
Valeri Nichushkin RW Ques Tues - Lower Body - 10/19/18 Nichushkin sat out the previous two games due to a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Kings.
Stephen Johns D Out indefinitely - Head - 10/5/18 Johns has been placed on injured reserve due to post traumatic headaches and it is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Martin Hanzal C Early Dec - Spine - 10/2/18 Hanzal is on the injured reserve list while recuperating from spinal fusion back surgery that ended his 2017-18 season and is expected to be held out of action until the beginning of December.
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Danny DeKeyser D Late Oct - Hand - 10/17/18 DeKeyser is suffering from a hand injury and is expected to be out of the lineup for 10-to-14 days.
Jacob De La Rose LW Out indefinitely - Heart - 10/17/18 De La Rose has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a heart condition and there is no timetable for return.
Mike Green D Early Nov - Virus - 10/2/18 Green has been designated for the injured reserve list with a virus that is attacking his liver and causing fatigue. He is expected to miss at least one month.
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Drake Caggiula LW Ques Tues - Lower Body - 10/20/18 Caggiula has been out due to a lower-body injury and has an uncertain status for Tuesday against Pittsburgh.
Ty Rattie RW Early Nov - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Rattie exited the last game due to an upper-body injury and is not expected to return until the early part of November.
Matt Benning D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/19/18 Benning has been placed on the injured reserve with an undisclosed injury and there is currently no timetable for his return.
Andrej Sekera D Late Jan - Achilles - 10/2/18 Sekera is on the long-term injured reserve list while recovering from offseason surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon and is expected to miss at least the first 50 games of the season.
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Mark Pysyk D Ques Tues - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Pysyk is out with an upper-body injury and his return for Tuesday's game against the Rangers is in doubt.
Derek MacKenzie C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/20/18 MacKenzie has missed the last five games with an upper-body injury and it is unknown when he will return to action.
Jamie McGinn LW Out indefinitely - Back - 9/14/18 McGinn had back surgery and there in no timetable set for his return.
Roberto Luongo G Early Nov - Knee - 10/8/18 Luongo has been placed on injured reserve and will likely miss two-to-four weeks due to a Grade 1 MCL sprain.
Josh Brown D out for season - Upper Body - 10/9/18 Brown has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and is expected to miss the remainder of the 2018 season.
Micheal Haley C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/14/18 Haley has been placed on injured reserve as he is enrolled in a league treatment program and will miss an extended period of time.
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Dustin Brown RW Late Oct - Finger - 10/11/18 Brown has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a broken finger and it is uncertain if he will be activated in time for October 23 against the Stars.
Jonny Brodzinski RW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/2/18 Brodzinski has landed on injured reserve due to a shoulder injury and has no timetable for return.
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Matt Hendricks C Late Nov - Leg - 10/20/18 Hendricks is dealing with a leg injury and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks.
Joel Eriksson Ek C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Eriksson Ek is dealing with an upper-body injury and has landed on the injured reserve list. It is unknown if he will suit up Thursday against the Kings.
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Victor Mete D Ques Tues - Hand - 10/20/18 Mete sat out the last two games due to a hand injury and it is unknown if he will play Tuesday against the Flames.
Tomas Plekanec C Out indefinitely - Back - 10/19/18 Plekanec has been placed on the injured reserve with a back injury and is expected to be out long term.
David Schlemko D Mid Nov - Knee - 10/2/18 Schlemko has been placed on injured reserve due to a knee injury and will be held out of the lineup for six weeks.
Shea Weber D Late Dec - Foot - 10/11/18 Weber is on injured reserve while recuperating from multiple surgeries to repair a torn meniscus in his right knee and a torn tendon in his left foot. He has resumed skating but is not expected to return until the latter part of December.
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Pekka Rinne G Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/20/18 Rinne has been placed on injured reserve with an unspecified injury. It is unknown when he will return to the lineup.
Austin Watson LW Elig Nov 15 - Suspension - 10/11/18 Watson has been issued an 18-game suspension for an incident that occurred during the offseason but is likely to be reinstated in time for November 15 against the Coyotes.
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Steven Santini D Ques Thurs - Face - 10/20/18 Santini took a puck to the face in his last game and has an uncertain status for Thursday against the Predators.
Ben Lovejoy D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/20/18 Lovejoy missed the previous game dealing with a lower-body injury and it is unknown if he will be available Thursday versus the Predators.
Travis Zajac C Ques Thurs - Leg - 10/20/18 Zajac sat out the last game due to a right leg injury and it is unclear if he will play against the Predators on Thursday.
Jesper Bratt LW Late Oct - Jaw - 10/5/18 Bratt has been placed on the injured reserve list with a broken jaw and is not expected to return until the end of October.
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Anthony Beauvillier C Ques Wed - Illness - 10/20/18 Beauvillier missed the last game due to illness and his status for Wednesday against the Panthers is unclear.
John Stevens C Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/4/18 Stevens is sidelined with an unspecified ailment and it is not known when he will return to the lineup.
Matt Lorito RW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/4/18 Lorito has an undefined injury and it is unclear how much time he will miss.
Linus Soderstrom G Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/27/18 Soderstrom has a shoulder injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
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Fredrik Claesson D Ques Sun - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Claesson is nursing an upper-body injury and it is unclear if he will be available for Sunday's clash versus the Flames.
Boo Nieves C Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/4/18 Nieves has been designated for the non-roster injured reserve list due to a concussion and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Matt Beleskey LW Late Oct - Shoulder - 10/11/18 Beleskey has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a separated shoulder but is expected to make his return against the Blackhawks on October 25.
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Brady Tkachuk LW Mid Nov - Leg - 10/18/18 Tkachuck has been designated for the injured reserve list due to a torn ligament in his leg and is expected to miss at least one month of action.
Cody Ceci D Ques Tues - Upper Body - 10/20/18 Ceci is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and his status is unclear for Tuesday's game against the Bruins.
Alex Formenton LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/12/18 Formenton left the last game due to a concussion and has been placed on injured reserve. It is undetermined how long he will be held out of the lineup.
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.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau C Mid March - Achilles - 10/2/18 Pageau has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a severe Achilles injury and is expected to miss four-to-six months.
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James van Riemsdyk LW Mid Nov - Lower Body - 10/11/18 Van Riemsdyk is on injured reserve due to a lower-body injury and will likely be out for five-to-six weeks.
Samuel Morin D Mid Feb - Knee - 10/2/18 Morin has been placed on injured reserve while he recovers from a torn ACL and is expected to be sidelined until sometime in February.
Pascal Laberge C Out indefinitely - Hip - 10/2/18 Laberge is recovering from hip surgery while on injured reserve and there is no definitive timetable for his return.
Michal Neuvirth G Ques Mon - Groin - 10/20/18 Neuvirth has landed on injured reserve due to a groin injury and it is uncertain if he will make his season debut against the Avalanche on Monday.
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Justin Schultz D Late Feb - Leg - 10/15/18 Schultz has been placed on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a left lower-leg fracture and is expected to miss at least four months.
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Joe Thornton C Ques Tues - Knee - 10/20/18 Thornton is on injured reserve due to an infection in his surgically repaired right knee. His status for Tuesday's game against the Predators is uncertain.
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Nikita Soshnikov RW Ques Mon - Concussion - 10/20/18 Soshnikov is recovering from a concussion and his status for Monday against the Jets is unclear.
Erik Foley LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/4/18 Foley is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and it is undetermined when he will return to the lineup.
Luke Opilka G Out indefinitely - Hip - 10/4/18 Opilka is sidelined with a hip injury. There is no definitive timetable set for his return.
Oskar Sundqvist C Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/7/18 Sundqvist has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list while battling a concussion and shoulder injury. He will miss an undetermined length of time.
Robby Fabbri C Out indefinitely - Groin - 10/3/18 Fabbri has been designated for the non-roster injured reserve list due to a Grade 1 groin strain and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Carl Gunnarsson D Early Nov - Hip - 10/3/18 Gunnarsson has been placed on the long-term injured reserve list while recovering from off-season hip surgery and has been ruled out until at least the beginning of November.
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No injuries to report.
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William Nylander C Out indefinitely - Holdout - 9/27/18 Nylander is currently away from the team as he is unsatisfied with the status of his contract and it is uncertain as to when he will return.
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Elias Pettersson C Late Oct - Concussion - 10/18/18 Pettersson has been placed on the injured reserve list with a concussion and is expected to miss seven to 10 days.
Jay Beagle C Late Nov - Forearm - 10/15/18 Beagle has landed on the injured reserve list due to a fractured forearm and is expected to miss up to six weeks of action.
Thatcher Demko G Out indefinitely - Concussion - 10/2/18 Demko is on injured reserve due to a concussion and will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Deryk Engelland D Ques Wed - Arm - 10/20/18 Engelland is dealing with an arm injury and may not be active for Wednesday's game against the Canucks.
Nate Schmidt D Elig Nov 18 - Suspension - 9/2/18 Schmidt has been issued a 20-game suspension for violating the terms of the performance enhancing substances program. He will be allowed to play November 18 against the Oilers.
Paul Stastny C Mid Dec - Lower Body - 10/15/18 Stastny has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and could miss up to two months of action.
Alex Tuch RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/3/18 Tuch is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury and there is no timetable for recovery.
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Tom Wilson RW Elig Nov 21 - Suspension - 10/3/18 Wilson has been suspended for 20 games due to an illegal hit during the preseason but is expected to be reinstated in time for November 21 against the Blackhawks.
Travis Boyd C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/2/18 Boyd suffered a lower-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve. There is no definitive timetable for his return.
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Nic Petan C Ques Mon - Personal - 10/20/18 Petan is away from the team for personal reasons and it is unclear if he will rejoin the lineup against the Blues on Monday.