Jan 14, 2011, 3:03 PM EST
Chris Pronger’s first practice since breaking his foot seemed positive, but there’s no timetable for his return.
Jan 13, 2011, 10:16 PM EST
Eric Brewer will tough out some injuries to help the Blues avoid dressing only five defensemen, but there’s no getting around the fact that St. Louis is banged up on the blueline.
Jan 12, 2011, 6:00 PM EST
The Islanders still say that he’s far away from appearing in his first game of the season, but forward Kyle Okposo played in a full team practice for the first time this season this morning.
Jan 12, 2011, 5:26 PM EST
Good news for the Flyers and bad news for every other team in the NHL: Chris Pronger could be back on the ice as soon as next week. Reports indicate that Matt Walker is getting healthier, too, so the team could get much bigger and meaner in a matter of weeks.
Jan 10, 2011, 3:43 PM EST
The Red Wings placed Pavel Datsyuk on the IR to make room for minor league goalie Joey MacDonald.
Jan 10, 2011, 1:21 PM EST
Capitals coach Bruce Boudreau announced that Alexander Semin won’t make the team’s trip to Florida this week, meaning he’s expected to miss games against the Panthers on Tuesday and a big one against the Lightning on Wednesday.
Jan 8, 2011, 1:04 PM EST
Tough news for the Detroit Red Wings: Brad Stuart’s broken jaw will force him to miss 6-8 weeks, even though surgery won’t be required. Should the league suspend Tom Kostopoulos for the hit?
Jan 8, 2011, 12:28 PM EST
Dan Bylsma addressed the speculation that the Penguins mishandled Sidney Crosby’s concussion issues today.
Jan 7, 2011, 9:40 PM EST
The disappointing Los Angeles Kings will bolster their struggling lineup with the return of Willie Mitchell and Alexei Ponikarovsky tomorrow night.
Jan 7, 2011, 9:21 PM EST
A bruised chest/abdomen will keep Gilbert Brule out of tonight’s Oilers-Canucks game. Kurtis Foster will be back in Edmonton’s lineup, though.
Dec 30, 2010, 5:47 PM EST
Tough news for the Anaheim Ducks: Ryan Getzlaf was placed on the injured reserve with multiple sinus fractures after a puck hit him in the face. Yes, that sounds very painful.
Dec 30, 2010, 4:31 PM EST
The Thrashers placed big center Nik Antropov on the injured reserve and recalled Tim Stapleton to take his place.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:55 PM EST
Joe Pavelski is almost definitely out while Dany Heatley might not play in the Sharks’ game tonight against the Wild.
Dec 28, 2010, 8:51 PM EST
After a 10-game absence, the Oilers expect to have Ales Hemsky back in the lineup tonight against the Sabres.
Dec 26, 2010, 2:34 PM EST
It might not be much more than dreaming big, but after returning to practice today, Jordan Staal isn’t ruling out the possibility that he might be able to play in the Winter Classic on Saturday.
Dec 26, 2010, 1:56 PM EST
While Corey Crawford won’t be able to go for Chicago, the team will finally re-gain the services of Marian Hossa and Viktor Stalberg tonight. Patrick Kane won’t make the game, though.
Dec 23, 2010, 11:15 PM EST
It’s not clear how long Derek Roy will be injured, but the underrated center left the Sabres’ game against the Panthers tonight and coach Lindy Ruff said it looked serious.
Dec 23, 2010, 7:45 PM EST
Marian Gaborik is dealing with a groin injury that has him sidelined for tonight’s game, but Rangers coach John Tortorella thinks he’ll be back by Monday.
Dec 23, 2010, 7:00 AM EST
Here are some injury updates regarding Cam Ward, Patrick Kaleta and Matt Bradley.
Dec 22, 2010, 11:01 PM EST
Out goes Marian Gaborik, in comes “The Norwegian Hobbit Wizard” Mats Zuccarello. Read all about that plus updates on Matt Gilroy, Mike del Zotto and Vinny Prospal in this post.
Dec 22, 2010, 9:00 PM EST
The Canucks won’t have to make any tough decisions until around February as the team moved Sami Salo’s return date back about a month or so.
Dec 21, 2010, 9:07 PM EST
The Kings plan on easing him to the lineup with a “fourth line role” but the news is good all the same: Marco Sturm is expected to make his debut with L.A. tonight.
Dec 21, 2010, 6:00 PM EST
Capitals forwards Alexander Semin and Matt Hendricks might miss tonight’s game against the Devils, as they are game-time decisions.
Dec 21, 2010, 12:45 AM EST
The Lightning claim that Mike Smith’s left knee injury is a minor one that will keep him out about two weeks.
Dec 20, 2010, 6:45 PM EST
The good news: Kyle Okposo practiced in full gear today. The bad news: Matthew Martin was suspended for two games. The worst news: the Islanders are still the Islanders.
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