NHL Injuries: Bruins, Sabres, Blackhawks, Stars, Wild, Canadiens, Devils, Rangers, Sens, Leafs and Capitals
Craig Morgan: Arizona Coyotes forward Zack Kassian has a lower-body injury and is listed as day-to-day,
Fluto Shinzawa: Boston Bruins forward Craig Smith is out day-to-day.
Joe Haggerty: Bruins goaltender Jeremy Swayman left last night’s game after Patrice Bergeron crashed into him. He wasn’t able to put any pressure on the left leg, which hit the post and bent inwards.
- Fluto Shinzawa: Swayman was seen in the hallway with tape on his left knee.
Matthew Fairburn: Buffalo Sabres coach Don Granato said they should have more on injured defenseman Mattias Samuelsson in a week or so. Defenseman Rasmus Dahlin was given a maintenance day.
Ben Pope: Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Seth Jones was placed on the IR.
Charlie Roumeliotis: Blackhawks goaltender Alex Stalock left after Islanders Casey Cizikas collided with him hard. Cizikas was given a game misconduct.
Alex Stalock is leaving the game after a violent collision and Casey Cizikas is given a 5-minute penalty and game misconduct for goaltender interference. #Blackhawks pic.twitter.com/I3QJloDoaw
— Charlie Roumeliotis (@CRoumeliotis) November 2, 2022
Matthew DeFranks: Dallas Stars defenseman Miro Heiskanen returned to the lineup last night.
Joe Smith: The injury to Minnesota Wild forward Ryan Hartman is considered long-term according to a source. They aren’t sure about forward Marcus Foligno.
Joe Smith: Wild forward Jordan Greenway has skated the past two days but isn’t ready to return.
Eric Engels: Montreal Canadiens forward Evgenii Dadonov was given another maintenance day.
Amanda Stein: New Jersey Devils forward Ondrej Palat had groin surgery after meeting with doctors on Monday. Palat only played in six games.
- Amanda Stein: Devils coach Lindy Ruff said there isn’t a timeline for when Palat could return. Palat will meet with doctors again in a few days.
Vince Z. Mercogliano: New York Rangers forward Vitali Kravtsov will be out at least a week with an upper-body injury.
Coach Gerard Gallant on Kravtsov: “Every time he gets on the ice, he gets hurt. It’s a shame… He’s done nothing to hurt his chances, but in the same hand, he hasn’t caught a break yet.”
Larry Brooks: Rangers forward Filip Chytil has been skating on his own and is considered day-to-day.
Bruce Garrioch: Ottawa Senators goaltender Cam Talbot could return as early as Saturday.
Chris Krenn: Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman missed last night’s game.
David Alter: Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Timothy Liljegren joined the last today for practice. He’s eligible to return this weekend.
David Alter: Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe said that Matt Murray was on the ice before the Leafs practice but he’s “still a ways away.”
Vancouver Canucks: The Canucks activated defensemen Quinn Hughes and Riley Stillman from the IR.
Samantha Pell: Washington Capitals forward Connor Brown will be out six to eight months after having surgery on his right knee to reconstruct a torn ACL.
Tarik El-Bashir: Capitals defenseman John Carlson missed his second consecutive game last night with a lower-body injury. He is listed as day-to-day.