NHL Injuries

Anaheim Ducks
Player   Status/Updated  
Rickard Rakell C Out indefinitely - Appendix - 9/28/16 notesRakell is recovering from a surgery to clear up complications from an appendectomy during the offseason and there is no timetable for a return.
Nate Thompson C Early March - Achilles - 6/14/16 notesThompson ruptures his achilles tendon during an offseason workout and is expected to be out until March.
Arizona Coyotes
Player   Status/Updated  
Kevin Connauton D Ques Oct 15 - Lower Body - 9/20/16 notesConnauton has a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will be ready for the regular season opener against the Flyers on October 15th.
Michael Stone D Out indefinitely - Knee - 9/22/16 notesStone continues to recover from an offseason ACL and MCL surgery and is not expected to be available opening night against the Flyers. He will miss an undetermined amount of time.
Dave Bolland C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 9/22/16 notesBolland failed his physical due to a lower-body injury and will be out for an undetermined amount of time.
Boston Bruins
Player   Status/Updated  
David Krejci C Prob Oct 13 - Hip - 9/22/16 notesKrejci is recovering from offseason left hip surgery but is likely to make his season debut against the Blue Jackets on October 13th.
Torey Krug D Prob Oct 13 - Shoulder - 9/22/16 notesKrug had offseason surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder but is expected to play in the season opener against the Blue Jackets.
Frank Vatrano C Late Dec - Foot - 9/27/16 notesVatrano underwent surgery to repair damaged ligaments in his left foot and is expected to miss up to three months.
Buffalo Sabres
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
Calgary Flames
Player   Status/Updated  
Sean Monahan C Ques Oct 12 - Back - 9/22/16 notesMonahan sustained a back injury during the offseason and it is unclear if he will be ready for the start of the regular season.
Ladislav Smid D out for season - Neck - 9/29/16 notesSmid has been placed on the season-ending injured reserve list due to a neck injury.
Carolina Hurricanes
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
Chicago Blackhawks
Player   Status/Updated  
Duncan Keith D Ques Oct 12 - Knee - 9/15/16 notesKeith is recovering from knee surgery and his status is uncertain for the regular season opener against the Blues on October 12th.
Colorado Avalanche
Player   Status/Updated  
Mikko Rantanen RW Mid Oct - Ankle - 9/20/16 notesRantanen sustained a sprained ankle and is expected to miss two-to-four weeks.
Columbus Blue Jackets
Player   Status/Updated  
Zach Werenski D Ques Oct 13 - Groin - 9/21/16 notesWerenski has a groin injury and will miss training camp. It is unclear if he will be healthy enough for the regular season opener against the Bruins on October 13th.
Dillon Heatherington D Early Nov - Wrist - 9/28/16 notesHeatherington suffered a broken wrist and is expected to miss up to six weeks.
David Clarkson RW Out indefinitely - Back - 9/21/16 notesClarkson failed his physical due to a back injury and is without a timetable for return.
Dallas Stars
Player   Status/Updated  
Jamie Benn LW Prob Oct 13 - Abdominal - 8/25/16 notesBenn is expected to play in the season opener against the Ducks as he is recovering from offseason surgery to repair a core muscle injury.
Radek Faksa C Ques Oct 13 - Concussion - 9/19/16 notesFaska is experiencing concussion-like symptoms and it is unclear if he will play October 13th against the Ducks.
Tyler Seguin C Ques Oct 13 - Heel - 9/17/16 notesSeguin suffered a hairline fracture in his heel during the World Cup and his availability is in question for the season opener against the Ducks on October 13th.
Mattias Janmark C Mid March - Knee - 9/30/16 notesJanmark will be sidelined for five-to-six months after undergoing surgery on his knee.
Devin Shore C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 9/26/16 notesShore is expected to miss a couple of weeks of action due to an ankle injury.
Detroit Red Wings
Player   Status/Updated  
Henrik Zetterberg LW Prob Oct 13 - Knee - 9/12/16 notesZetterberg is dealing with a knee injury but is expected to play Opening Night against the Lightning.
Niklas Kronwall D Ques Oct 13 - Knee - 8/25/16 notesKronwall suffered a setback during an offseason recovery of a knee injury and his status to suit up against the Lightning on opening day is unclear.
Tomas Jurco RW Ques Oct 13 - Back - 8/24/16 notesJurco is recovering from offseason back surgery and his availability for opening day against the Lightning is in question.
Edmonton Oilers
Player   Status/Updated  
Patrick Maroon LW Ques Oct 12 - Leg - 9/29/16 notesMaroon suffered a leg injury during a preseason game and it is unclear if he will be available against the Flames for the regular season opener.
Andrew Ference D Out indefinitely - Hip - 9/15/16 notesFerence is recovering from surgery to repair micro-fractures in his right hip and has no timetable for return.
Florida Panthers
Player   Status/Updated  
Aaron Ekblad D Prob Oct 13 - Neck - 9/27/16 notesEkblad suffered a neck injury during the World Cup but is expected to suit up against the Devils on Opening Night.
Roberto Luongo G Prob Oct 13 - Hip - 9/22/16 notesLuongo is recovering from offseason hip surgery and is expected to be ready for the season opener against the Devils.
Los Angeles Kings
Player   Status/Updated  
Marian Gaborik RW Mid Nov - Foot - 9/26/16 notesGaborik suffered a right foot injury during the World Cup and is expected to miss eight weeks of action.
Minnesota Wild
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
Montreal Canadiens
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
Nashville Predators
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
New Jersey Devils
Player   Status/Updated  
Reid Boucher LW Out Oct 13 - Hip - 9/26/16 notesBoucher is dealing with a hip flexor injury and will not play October 13th against the Panthers.
Marc Savard C out for season - Concussion - 6/13/16 notesSavard was placed on long-term injured reserve due to concussion-like symptoms. He has not played since the 2010-11 season.
New York Islanders
Player   Status/Updated  
Johnny Boychuk D Ques Oct 13 - Shoulder - 9/28/16 notesBoychuk has been limited by a shoulder injury and his status is unclear for the regular season opener against the Rangers.
Mikhail Grabovski C I-R - Concussion - 9/26/16 notesGrabovski is dealing with concussion-like symptoms and has been placed on the injured reserve list.
New York Rangers
Player   Status/Updated  
Oscar Lindberg C Early Nov - Hip - 9/23/16 notesLindberg had hip surgery during the offseason and is not expected to make his debut until the beginning of November.
Ottawa Senators
Player   Status/Updated  
Mark Stone RW Prob Oct 12 - Concussion - 9/26/16 notesStone is expected to play opening night against the Maple Leafs despite dealing with concussion-like symptoms.
Clarke MacArthur LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 9/26/16 notesMacArthur has been diagnosed with a concussion and there is no timetable for a return.
Curtis Lazar RW Late Oct - Illness - 9/23/16 notesLazar has mononucleosis and is expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Philadelphia Flyers
Player   Status/Updated  
Radko Gudas D Prob Oct 14 - Wrist - 9/21/16 notesGudas is recovering from a hairline fracture in his wrist but is expected to be available for the season opener against the Kings on October 14th.
Pittsburgh Penguins
Player   Status/Updated  
Phil Kessel RW Prob Oct 13 - Hand - 9/20/16 notesKessel is recovering from offseason hand surgery but is expected to make his season debut October 13th against the Capitals.
Bryan Rust RW Ques Oct 13 - Finger - 9/26/16 notesRust continues to recover from an injury to his finger and it is unclear if he will make his season debut opening night against the Capitals.
Kevin Porter C Ques Oct 13 - Ankle - 9/22/16 notesPorter is rehabbing an ankle injury and it is unclear if he will be ready for the start of the 2016-2017 regular season.
Matthew Murray G Late Oct - Hand - 9/24/16 notesMurray broke his hand during the World Cup of Hockey and will be sidelined for three-to-six weeks.
San Jose Sharks
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
St. Louis Blues
Player   Status/Updated  
Alexander Steen LW Prob Oct 12 - Shoulder - 9/15/16 notesSteen is recovering from surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder but is expected to be ready for the regular season opener against the Blackhawks on October 12th.
Jaden Schwartz LW Late Oct - Elbow - 9/30/16 notesSchwartz is expected to need four weeks to recover from an elbow injury.
Tampa Bay Lightning
Player   Status/Updated  
Ryan Callahan RW Mid Nov - Hip - 6/21/16 notesCallahan had offseason hip surgery to repair a torn labral and is expected to miss up to five months.
Toronto Maple Leafs
Player   Status/Updated  
Frederik Andersen G Ques Oct 12 - Upper Body - 9/5/16 notesAndersen sustained an upper-body injury and his availability for October 12's season opener against the Senators is undetermined.
Stephane Robidas D Out indefinitely - Knee - 9/22/16 notesRobidas continues to deal with a knee injury that sidelined him for the entire 2015-2016 campaign and is expected to start the season on the injured reserve list.
Joffrey Lupul LW Out indefinitely - Conditioning - 9/21/16 notesLupul has been deemed as unfit to play and the team is expected to place him on the injured reserve list to start the season.
Nathan Horton RW out for season - Spine - 6/13/16 notesHorton is dealing with a degenerative spine issue and it is unlikely that he will play hockey again.
Vancouver Canucks
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.
Washington Capitals
Player   Status/Updated  
Nate Schmidt D Ques Oct 13 - Lower Body - 9/26/16 notesSchmidt is dealing with a lower-body injury and it is unclear if he will play against the Penguins on opening night.
Winnipeg Jets
Player   Status/Updated  
No injuries to report.