Injury - Hockey Wiretap

Senators' Thomas Chabot Out At Least Four Weeks With Leg Injury

Dec 8, 2023 1:13 AM

In his second game after returning from long-term injured reserve, Ottawa Senators defenseman Thomas Chabot suffered a leg injury and will miss a minimum of four weeks, per a TSN report Thursday.

The oft-injured Chabot missed Tuesday's 6-2 win over the visiting New York Rangers after injuring his leg Saturday in a 2-0 home victory over the Seattle Kraken.

Chabot, 26, is expected to land on long-term injured reserve, per a Postmedia report. He won't need surgery, but he will be required to miss 10 games and 24 days.

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Leafs' John Klingberg To Have Hip Surgery

Dec 7, 2023 2:26 PM

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman John Klingberg will have hip surgery at the end of month and miss the remainder of the season, general manager Brad Treliving announced Wednesday.

"I'll have a better idea as we finalize what is going to get done and ultimately once they do the procedure of how long rehab is going to be, but it's safe to say a five- to six-month range," Treliving said.

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Alex Newhook Expected To Miss 10-12 Weeks With Ankle Sprain

Dec 2, 2023 3:22 PM

Alex Newhook is expected to miss approximately 10 to 12 weeks with a high ankle sprain, the Montreal Canadiens announced Saturday.

Newhook was driving toward the net in the third period of the Canadiens' 5-1 loss Thursday to the Florida Panthers when his angle toward the goal was taken away, leading to a collision where Newhook lost his footing and went leg-first into the net. Newhook went to the Canadiens' bench to receive treatment and did not return.

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Dougie Hamilton Out Indefinitely After Pectoral Surgery

Dec 2, 2023 12:59 AM

Dougie Hamilton, the New Jersey Devils' top defenseman, is out indefinitely after having surgery to repair a torn left pectoral muscle Friday.

Hamilton, 30, has 16 points in 20 games for the Devils, skating a team-high 20:59 per game. He had been running the second unit of New Jersey's power play, which ranks first in the NHL (35.6%).

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Islanders Place Adam Pelech On Long-Term IR, Matt Martin On IR

Nov 25, 2023 4:34 PM

New York Islanders defenseman Adam Pelech has been placed on long-term injured reserve Saturday, one day after he sustained an upper-body injury in a game against the Ottawa Senators.

Pelech was injured on his second shift of the first period and did not return to the contest.

He will be required to miss at least 10 games and 24 calendar days after being placed on long-term injured reserve.

Also on Saturday, the Islanders placed rugged forward Matt Martin on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. The move is retroactive to Nov. 15.

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Lightning' Andrei Vasilevsky To Make Season Debut

Nov 24, 2023 2:48 PM

Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy was activated off injured reserve Friday and will make his season debut against the host Carolina Hurricanes later in the night, coach Jon Cooper announced.

Vasilevskiy underwent surgery to repair a lumbar disc herniation in his back in September. Jonas Johansson (8-4-5, 3.41 goals-against average, .894 save percentage) made the bulk of the starts in his absence, with Matt Tomkins adding three appearances before being placed on waivers.

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Blackhawks' Taylor Hall To Have Season-Ending Knee Surgery

Nov 23, 2023 1:40 PM

Former Hart Trophy winner and five-time NHL All-Star Taylor Hall is expected to miss the rest of the season to undergo surgery on his right knee, the Chicago Blackhawks announced Thursday.

Hall, who had two goals and four points in 10 games, last played Sunday in the Blackhawks' 3-2 loss to the Buffalo Sabres. He logged more than 17 minutes.

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'A Really Good Chance' Andrei Vasilevskiy Returns On Road Trip

Nov 22, 2023 5:47 PM

Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper says there is "a really good chance" that star goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy will return from back surgery during a three-game road trip that starts Friday night.

Cooper made the announcement after Wednesday's morning skate, hours before a game against the Winnipeg Jets.

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Canadiens' Rafael Harvey-Pinard, Jordan Harris Out With Injuries

Nov 21, 2023 4:21 PM

Montreal Canadiens forward Rafael Harvey-Pinard will be sidelined eight weeks and defenseman Jordan Harris is out indefinitely due to their respective lower-body injuries, the team announced Tuesday.

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Blue Jackets' Damon Severson Out Six Weeks With Oblique Injury

Nov 21, 2023 12:51 PM

Blue Jackets defenseman Damon Severson is expected to be out six weeks after suffering an oblique injury in the struggling team's latest loss.

General manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced Severson's prognosis Tuesday that will likely keep the 29-year-old out until after the New Year.

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Aleksander Barkov Escapes Major Knee Injury, Listed Day-To-Day

Carson Soucy Out Six-To-Eight Weeks With Lower Body Injury

Tage Thompson To Miss Some Time With Wrist Injury

Blue Jackets Activate Patrik Laine

Andrei Vasilesvskiy Eyeing Early Return To Lineup

Nicklas Backstrom Likely Done For Season

Jack Hughes Is 'Week-To-Week' With Injury

Maple Leafs Place Timothy Liljegren On Long-Term IR

Sam Bennett Out Again With Another Injury

Nicklas Backstrom Stepping Away For Health Reasons

Bruins Place Milan Lucic On Long-Term IR

Senators Place Thomas Chabot On Long-Term IR

Hurricanes Activate Andrei Svechnikov From IR

Panthers' Sam Bennett Practices, Could Play Saturday

Canadiens' David Savard Out Six-To-Eight Weeks

Oilers Not Ruling Out Connor McDavid For Heritage Classic

Andre Burakovsky Expected To Miss Six To Eight Weeks

Connor McDavid Expected To Miss One To Two Weeks With Injury

Connor McDavid Injured In Oilers' OT Loss

Capitals Place Charlie Lindgren On IR, Recall Hardy Haman Aktell