Injury - Hockey Wiretap

Sharks' Logan Couture Suffers Broken Ankle, Out Six-Weeks

Jan 9, 2020 1:51 PM

If the Sharks are going to turn their season around, it won't involve Logan Couture for several weeks.

Couture is expected to miss up to six weeks with a fractured ankle that he suffered Tuesday night in the Sharks' 3-2 loss at the Blues, GM Doug Wilson confirmed Thursday. Couture was in a walking boot after Tuesday's game. He awkwardly slammed his left leg into the end boards in the second period.

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Blackhawks Lose Calvin de Haan, Brent Seabrook For The Season

Dec 27, 2019 12:52 AM

The Chicago Blackhawks are shutting down defensemen Calvin de Haan and Brent Seabrook for the season with both set to undergo surgery on Friday, the team announced Thursday.

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Jason Zucker To Miss Four To Six Weeks After Surgery

Dec 21, 2019 3:12 PM

Minnesota Wild forward Jason Zucker will miss four to six weeks after having surgery to repair a fractured right fibula, general manager Bill Guerin said.

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Alexander Steen Returns After 16-Game Injury Absence

Dec 14, 2019 5:18 PM

St. Louis Blues forward Alexander Steen will return from a 16-game absence Saturday against the Chicago Blackhawks, according to the team.

Steen has not played since suffering a high ankle sprain in a collision on Nov. 6 against the Edmonton Oilers.

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Blues Place Oskar Sundqvist On IR With Lower-Body Injury

Nov 28, 2019 7:56 PM

The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Oskar Sundqvist on injured reserve with a lower-body injury sustained during the Blues' 4-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Wednesday.

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Sabres Rule Out Rasmus Dahlin, Vladimir Sobotka Indefinitely

Nov 27, 2019 1:47 PM

The Sabres' list of injuries continues to grow, with defenseman Rasmus Dahlin out indefinitely with a concussion.

The Sabres also announced forward Vladimir Sobotka is out indefinitely after having surgery on an injured right knee.

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Sidney Crosby To Miss Six Weeks After Core Muscle Surgery

Nov 15, 2019 1:32 AM

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby underwent surgery for a core muscle injury Thursday and is out at least six weeks, the team announced.

General manager Jim Rutherford said the surgery was performed by Dr. William Meyers of the Vincera Institute in Philadelphia. The team said in a statement that Crosby has been dealing with a sports hernia since training camp.

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Sidney Crosby Won't Play Against Rangers Due To Lower-Body Injury

Nov 11, 2019 2:33 PM

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby missed practice Monday and will not play against the New York Rangers on Tuesday in New York because of a lower-body injury.

"Sid is continuing to be evaluated right now," coach Mike Sullivan said. "I don't have an update for you. He will not play against the Rangers tomorrow. When I get further information, I will let you know."

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Leafs Lose Mitch Marner For At Least Four Weeks With Ankle Injury

Nov 11, 2019 2:31 PM

Toronto Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner will be out a minimum of four weeks after sustaining an ankle injury Saturday against the Flyers.

Marner, 22, is the Leafs' second-leading scorer with 18 points (four goals, 14 assists) in 18 games this season.

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Alexander Steen Out At Least Four Weeks With Ankle Sprain

Nov 8, 2019 2:16 AM

St. Louis Blues forward Alexander Steen will miss at least four weeks after suffering a high ankle sprain during Wednesday's game, general manager Doug Armstrong announced Thursday.

Steen left the Blues' 5-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday after an awkward collision with Alex Chiasson late in the second period.

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Jets Receive Bad Health News On Dustin Byfuglien, Mark Letestu

Avs Lose Gabriel Landeskog Indefinitely With Lower-Body Injury

Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko To Have Shoulder Surgery

Blackhawks Place Connor Murphy On Long-Term IR

Leafs Lose John Tavares For At Least Two Weeks With Broken Finger

Jordan Martinook Out Six To Eight Weeks After Core Muscle Surgery

Penguins Place Alex Galchenyuk On IR

Penguins To Be Without Evgeni Malkin Indefinitely

Wild Lose Greg Pateryn For Six-Weeks After Core Surgery

Study Shows Stan Mikita Suffered from CTE

Oilers Clear Connor McDavid For Practice

Broken Foot Could Delay Corey Perry's Debut With Stars

Shea Theodore Treated For Testicular Cancer

Sabres' Matt Hunwick To Miss Season With Neck Condition

Connor McDavid Preparing For Training Camp

Flyers Re-Sign Brian Elliott To One-Year, $2M Deal
Injuries limited Brian Elliott to 26 games last season.

Zdeno Chara Confirms He Suffered Multiple Fractures
Bruins captain Zdeno Chara said his jaw was being held together by "two plates, some wires and screws" for the last three games.

Eric Lindros Supporting Anti-Concussion Efforts In Canada
Hockey Hall of Famer Eric Lindros had his career cut short by repeated blows to the head.

Matt Grzelcyk Out Of Concussion Protocol
Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk is likely to play in Game 7 on Wednesday night.

Blues Get Robert Thomas Back For Game 6
Winger Robert Thomas returns from injury to face the Bruins in Game 6 on Sunday night.