Injury - Hockey Wiretap

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

Nov 1, 2019 3:54 PM

Winnipeg Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff said absent defenseman Dustin Byfuglien has had ankle surgery and the team was not "directly involved" in the decision.

The Jets also announced that forward Mark Letestu will be out at least six months because of myocarditis, an inflammation of the heart muscle.

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Avs Lose Gabriel Landeskog Indefinitely With Lower-Body Injury

Oct 29, 2019 3:07 PM

Nathan MacKinnon has now lost all his linemates. The Colorado Avalanche announced Tuesday that forward Gabriel Landeskog is out indefinitely with a lower-body injury.

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Blues' Vladimir Tarasenko To Have Shoulder Surgery

Oct 28, 2019 12:55 PM

St. Louis Blues star forward Vladimir Tarasenko will undergo shoulder surgery on Tuesday, the team announced.

Tarasenko will be placed on long-term injury reserve and will be reevaluated in five months, meaning he will miss the majority of the 2019-20 season.

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Blackhawks Place Connor Murphy On Long-Term IR

Oct 24, 2019 2:22 AM

The Blackhawks have placed defenseman Connor Murphy on long-term injured reserve.

Murphy hurt his groin Tuesday night in a 2-1 shootout loss to the Vegas Golden Knights.

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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.

Erik Karlsson Undergoes Groin Surgery
Erik Karlsson had the operation last week and has already started rehab.

Reports: Zdeno Chara's Jaw Broken
The Bruins are preparing in case Zdeno Chara can't go in Game 5.

Injured Zdeno Chara To Be Evaluated
The Bruins are preparing in case the injured Zdeno Chara can't play in Game 5.

Zdeno Chara On Track To Play In Finals
Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara returned to practice on Monday and felt good after the workout.