National Hockey League
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Urho Vaakanainen D Ques Oct 12 - Upper Body - 10/1/22 Vaakanainen is dealing with an upper-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be ready for the season opener against the Kings.
Sam Carrick C Late Nov - Hip - 9/26/22 Carrick is on the injured reserve list after undergoing hip surgery, and he is not expected to make his season debut until at least the end of November.
John Moore D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 9/26/22 Moore has ended up on the injured reserve list due to an unspecified issue, and it remains to be seen when he make his season debut.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Clayton Keller RW Ques Oct 13 - Leg - 9/17/22 Keller is recovering from surgery to repair a fractured leg, and it is unknown if he will suit up for the season opener against the Penguins.
Jakob Chychrun D Out indefinitely - Wrist - 10/5/22 Chychrun is sidelined after undergoing wrist surgery, and there is no timetable for his return.
Bryan Little C Out indefinitely - Ear - 9/26/22 Little has been assigned to the injured reserve list with a perforated eardrum and vertigo symptoms. It is unclear when he will make his season debut.
Andrew Ladd LW Out indefinitely - Knee - 9/26/22 Ladd has been placed on the injured reserve list with a knee injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Taylor Hall LW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/2/22 Hall is out of the lineup due to an upper-body issue, and he is considered week-to-week moving forward.
Brad Marchand LW Early Dec - Hip - 9/26/22 Marchand has been designated for the injured reserve list after undergoing arthroscopy and labral repair surgery in both hips. It is anticipated that he will not be active until at least the beginning of December.
Matt Grzelcyk D Late Oct - Shoulder - 10/3/22 Grzelcyk has hit the injured reserve list after undergoing right shoulder open stabilization surgery, and it is likely that he will not suit up until the latter part of October.
Charlie McAvoy D Early Dec - Shoulder - 9/26/22 McAvoy is sidelined until the early part of December due to an arthroscopic stabilization procedure on his left shoulder, and he has landed on the injured reserve list.
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Kyle Okposo RW Doub Oct 13 - Upper Body - 10/4/22 Okposo is dealing with an upper-body injury, and it is unlikely that he will play against the Senators on October 13.
Ben Bishop G out for season - Knee - 9/26/22 Bishop has been moved to the injured reserve list with a degenerative right knee injury, and he will miss the entire 2022-23 season.
Olivier Nadeau RW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Nadeau has landed on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury, and he is without a timetable for recovery.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Oliver Kylington D Out indefinitely - Personal - 9/21/22 Kylington is dealing with a personal issue, and it is unclear when he will return.
Andrew Mangiapane LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 9/21/22 Mangiapane is dealing with an undisclosed injury, and there is no timetable for his return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ryan Suzuki C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/5/22 Suzuki has been moved to the injured reserve list with an upper-body issue, and he will miss an extended period.
Cavan Fitzgerald D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 9/26/22 Fitzgerald has been added to the injured reserve list with an undetermined ailment, and it remains to be seen when he will be activated.
Jake Gardiner D Out indefinitely - Hip - 9/26/22 Gardiner has been shifted to the injured reserve list with a hip injury, and it has yet to be announced when he will make his season debut.
Max Pacioretty LW Early Feb - Achilles - 9/26/22 Pacioretty is on the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair an Achilles injury, and he is expected to miss at least six months of action.
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Colton Dach C Ques Oct 12 - Concussion - 9/17/22 Dach is going through the league-mandated concussion protocol, and it is unclear if he will be ready for the season opener against the Avalanche.
Boris Katchouk LW Mid Nov - Ankle - 10/2/22 Katchouk is idle with a left ankle sprain, and he is likely to miss four to six weeks of action.
Ian Mitchell D Early Nov - Wrist - 9/26/22 Mitchell is on the injured reserve list with a wrist injury, and he is expected to miss six weeks of action.
Jake McCabe D Late Oct - Spine - 9/26/22 McCabe has been shuttled to the injured reserve list after having cervical spine surgery, and he is expected to be out until at lest the end of October.
Jalen Luypen C Mid Jan - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Luypen has been designated for the injured reserve list with a left rotator cuff injury, and he is expected to miss 14 to 18 weeks of action.
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J.T. Compher LW Ques Oct 12 - Undisclosed - 10/3/22 Compher is nursing an unknown ailment, leaving his status for the season opener against the Blackhawks clouded.
Darren Helm LW Doub Oct 12 - Undisclosed - 10/5/22 Helm is bothered by an undefined issue, and it is unlikely that he will lace up against the Blackhawks on October 12.
Gabriel Landeskog LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/26/22 Landeskog has hit the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and it is unknown how long he will be debilitated.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Gustav Nyquist RW Ques Oct 12 - Lower Body - 10/2/22 Nyquist is bothered by a lower-body ailment, and it is unknown if he will face the Hurricanes on October 12.
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Ty Dellandrea C Ques Oct 13 - Finger - 9/30/22 Dellandrea sustained a broken finger, and there is no indication if he will be ready for the season opener against the Predators.
Nick Caamano RW Late Dec - Back - 9/26/22 Caamano has been shifted to the injured reserve list after undergoing back surgery, and he is expected to miss at least three months of action.
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Robert Hagg D Out indefinitely - Head - 9/29/22 Hagg is dealing with a head injury, and it is unclear when he will suit up for his season debut.
Andrew Copp C Late Oct - Abdominal - 9/22/22 Copp is recovering from abdominal surgery, and he is not likely to make his season debut until the end of October.
Mark Pysyk D Mid Jan - Achilles - 9/26/22 Pysyk has been moved to the injured reserve list with an Achilles injury, and it is not expected that he will return until sometime in January.
Jake Walman D Mid Nov - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Walman has wound up on the injured reserve list after having shoulder surgery, and he will remain sidelined until at least the middle of November.
Robby Fabbri C Early Jan - Knee - 9/26/22 Fabbri has been shuttled to the injured reserve list after undergoing ACL surgery, and it is anticipated that he will not be active until at least the beginning of January.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Vincent Desharnais D Late Oct - Wrist - 9/28/22 Desharnais is expected to be idle until at least the end of October after undergoing wrist surgery.
Carter Savoie LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/23/22 Savoie will miss an extended period due to a lower-body injury.
Cody Ceci D Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 9/21/22 Ceci is dealing with a hamstring injury, and it is uncertain when he will return.
Slater Koekkoek D Out indefinitely - Personal - 9/26/22 Koekkoek is on the injured reserve list due to a personal matter, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Oscar Klefbom D Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Klefboom has been placed on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury, and he will miss an extended period.
Mike Smith G out for season - Undisclosed - 9/26/22 Smith has wound up on the injured reserve list due to multiple unspecified injuries, and it is anticipated that he will not be available for the 2022-23 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Anthony Duclair LW Mid March - Achilles - 9/26/22 Duclair has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to a torn Achilles tendon, and he will be sidelined until at least the middle of March.
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Sean Durzi D Ques Tues - Shoulder - 10/5/22 Durzi is on the mend after undergoing shoulder surgery, and it is up in the air if he will be available for the season opener against the Golden Knights.
Jacob Doty C Elig Oct 15 - Suspension - 9/30/22 Doty has been suspended two games by the NHL for interference, but he is likely to make his season debut Oct. 15 versus the Wild.
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Kirill Kaprizov LW Ques Oct 13 - Personal - 7/6/22 Kaprizov is tending to an off-ice matter, and it has yet to be determined if he will be available for the season opener versus the Rangers.
Pavel Novak RW Out indefinitely - Illness - 9/26/22 Novak has wound up on the injured reserve list due to an illness, and he will miss an extended period.
Jordan Greenway LW Late Oct - Upper Body - 9/26/22 Greenway has landed on the injured reserve list an upper-body injury, and he is expected to be out of the lineup until at least the end of October.
Jon Merrill D Late Oct - Upper Body - 9/26/22 Merrill has hit the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and he is likely to miss the first five to 10 games of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Josh Anderson RW Ques Oct 12 - Upper Body - 9/22/22 Anderson is dealing with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Maple Leafs in the season opener.
Jake Evans C Ques Oct 12 - Upper Body - 9/22/22 Evans is nursing an upper-body issue, leaving his status for the season opener versus the Maple Leafs in question.
Paul Byron LW Late Oct - Lower Body - 9/7/22 Byron is recuperating from an offseason procedure to repair a lower-body injury, and he is projected to miss the first two weeks of the season.
Joel Edmundson D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/26/22 Edmundson is on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Sean Monahan C Out indefinitely - Hip - 9/26/22 Monahan has hit the injured reserve list with a hip injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Jonathan Drouin LW Out indefinitely - Wrist - 9/26/22 Drouin has been designated for the injured reserve list a wrist injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
Carey Price G Out indefinitely - Knee - 9/7/22 Price has been added to the long-term injured reserve after receiving a PRP injection in his knee, and he is in danger of missing the entire 2022-23 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Nico Hischier C Ques Oct 13 - Hamstring - 9/29/22 Hischier is battling a hamstring strain, and it is uncertain if he will lace up against the Flyers on October 13.
Jonathan Bernier G Out indefinitely - Hip - 9/26/22 Bernier has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with hip injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Cal Clutterbuck RW Prob Oct 13 - Shoulder - 7/6/22 Clutterbuck is recovering from shoulder surgery, but it is anticipated that he will be available for the season opener versus the Panthers.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Cam Talbot G Late Nov - Ribs - 10/3/22 Talbot is expected to miss five to seven weeks due to a fractured rib.
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Patrick Brown C Ques Oct 13 - Back - 9/22/22 Brown is recovering from back surgery, and it is unknown if he will be available October 13 versus the Devils.
Joel Farabee LW Ques Oct 13 - Back - 9/22/22 Farabee is recovering from a disc replacement surgery, and it has yet to be determined if he will suit up against the Devils on October 13.
Ryan Fitzgerald C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/26/22 Fitzgerald has been assigned to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Sean Couturier C Out indefinitely - Back - 9/26/22 Couturier is expected to be sidelined for an undetermined length of time due to a herniated disc, and he has ended up on the injured reserve list.
Bobby Brink RW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Brink is on the injured reserve list after having surgery for a torn labrum, and it is unclear when he will suit up for his season debut.
Ryan Ellis D out for season - Pelvis - 9/26/22 Ellis has wound up on the injured reserve list with a pelvic and back injury, and he is not expected to take part in the 2022-23 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jeff Carter C Ques Oct 13 - Upper Body - 10/3/22 Carter is managing an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will be available for the season opener against the Coyotes.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nikolai Knyzhov D Mid Feb - Achilles - 9/26/22 Knyzhov has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to a torn Achilles, and he is not expected to make his season debut until at least the middle of February.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ryan Winterton C Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Winterton has ended up on the injured reserve list with a shoulder issue, and he will miss an extended period.
Chris Driedger G Mid Jan - Knee - 9/26/22 Driedger has been moved to the injured reserve list after having ACL surgery, and he will not be available until the middle of January.
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Scott Perunovich D out for season - Shoulder - 10/5/22 Perunovich is on the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a fractured left shoulder, and he is expected to miss the entire 2022-23 season.
Alexei Toropchenko RW Early Dec - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Toropchenko has been designated for the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury, and he is not likely to make his season debut until the early part of December.
Marco Scandella D Mid March - Hip - 9/26/22 Scandella has wound up on the injured reserve list after undergoing hip surgery, and he is expected to miss at least six months.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Brent Seabrook D out for season - Shoulder - 10/5/22 Seabrook is on the long-term injured reserve list while recovering from shoulder and hip surgeries. He is also bothered by back issue, and he will not play during the 2022-23 season.
Anthony Cirelli C Late Nov - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Cirelli has landed on the injured reserve list after having shoulder surgery, and it is anticipated that he will not be available until the latter part of November.
Zach Bogosian D Early Jan - Shoulder - 9/26/22 Bogosian has been assigned to the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair his shoulder injury, and it is likely that he will not make his season debut until early January.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
John Tavares C Ques Oct 12 - Oblique - 10/5/22 Tavares is hobbled by an oblique strain, and it has yet to be determined if he will take part in the season opener versus the Canadiens.
Jordie Benn D Late Oct - Groin - 10/1/22 Benn is likely to miss three weeks of action due to a groin injury.
Carl Dahlstrom D Early May - Shoulder - 10/1/22 Dahlstrom is expected to miss six months due to shoulder surgery.
Mikhail Abramov C Out indefinitely - Back - 9/26/22 Abramov has hit the injured reserve list with a back issue, and he will miss an extended period.
Timothy Liljegren D Late Oct - Hernia - 9/26/22 Liljegren has moved to the injured reserve list after undergoing hernia surgery, and he is expected to miss at least six weeks of action.
Pierre Engvall LW Out indefinitely - Ankle - 9/26/22 Engvall has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with an ankle injury, and it is unclear when he will be available.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Ilya Mikheyev RW Ques Oct 12 - Lower Body - 9/27/22 Mikheyev is battling a lower-body injury, and it is unclear if he will face the Oilers on October 12.
Tucker Poolman D Ques Oct 12 - Head - 7/28/22 Poolman is managing a head injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be available for the season opener against the Oilers.
Brock Boeser RW Late Oct - Hand - 9/26/22 Boeser is recovering from hand surgery, and he is projected to miss three to four weeks.
Micheal Ferland LW out for season - Concussion - 9/26/22 Ferland has been assigned to the injured reserve list due to concussion-like symptoms, and he will sit out the entire 2022-23 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mark Stone RW Prob Tues - Back - 10/5/22 Stone is recuperating from offseason back surgery, but it is projected that he will be available against the Kings on Tuesday.
Daniil Miromanov D Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/5/22 Miromanov is recovering from an unspecified surgery, and it has yet to be established if he will suit up against the Kings in the season opener.
William Carrier LW Out indefinitely - Abdominal - 10/3/22 Carrier is sidelined with an abdominal issue, and there is no timetable for return.
Nicolas Hague D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/26/22 Hague has been designated for the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and it is unknown how long he will be debilitated.
Shea Weber D out for season - Ankle - 9/26/22 Weber has wound up on the injured reserve list with an ankle injury, and he will sit out the entire 2022-23 season.
Laurent Brossoit G Out indefinitely - Hip - 9/26/22 Brossoit is on the injured reserve list following offseason hip surgery, and he will miss an extended period.
Robin Lehner G out for season - Hip - 9/26/22 Lehner has ended up on the injured reserve list after having shoulder surgery and requires hip surgery, and it is anticipated that he will miss the entire 2022-23 season.
Nolan Patrick C out for season - Upper Body - 9/26/22 Patrick is expected to miss the entire 2022-23 season due to an upper-body issue and has hit the injured reserve list.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Carl Hagelin LW Out indefinitely - Eye - 10/5/22 Hagelin has been moved to the long-term injured reserve list after undergoing a second surgery to repair an eye injury, and it is unlikely that he will play this season.
Tom Wilson RW Mid Dec - Knee - 9/26/22 Wilson has been designated for the injured reserve list after having left knee ACL surgery, and he will not be available until the middle of December.
Nicklas Backstrom C Mid Jan - Hip - 9/26/22 Backstrom is on the injured reserve list due to left hip surgery, and he is not expected to make his season debut until sometime in January.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.