Craig Morgan: Arizona Coyotes defensemen Josh Brown and Juuso Valimaki are daily with upper-body injuries. Forward Zack Kassian went back to the lineup.
Adrian Dater: Colorado Avalanche coach Jared Bednar didn’t have an upgrade on defenseman Bowen Byram.
Peter Baugh: Colorado Avalanche forward Evan Rodrigues left last night’s video game with a lower-body injury.
Ryan Boulding: Avs coach Jared Bednar stated that forward Darren Helm is skating, and he doesn’t anticipate Valeri Nichushkin to skate today however possibly next week. Bednar includes: “Him and Val are both doing better.”
Jeff Svoboda: Columbus Blue Jackets forward Yegor Chinakhov missed their early morning skate the other day and wasn’t at practice on Tuesday either.
- CBJ Public Relations: Blue Jackets Chinakhov is daily with an upper-body injury.
Walt Ruff: Carolina Hurricanes forwards Max Pacioretty and Teuvo Teravainen were on the ice prior to the group’s early morning skate. There hasn’t been any upgrade on their schedule recently.
Bruce LeVine: Dallas Stars forward Denis Gurianov went back to the lineup last night.
Carley Johnston: Detroit Red Wings coach Derek Lalonde stated that forward Elmer Soderblom wasn’t on the yesterday and stays daily.
Michael Russo: Minnesota Wild goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury practiced once again the other day and it might not be a surprise if he gets clearance to return on Friday.
Michael Russo: Wild defenseman Jonas Brodin missed out on last night’s video game. Believe that he is ill.
Mike Morreale: New Jersey Devils coach Lindy Ruff on hurt forward Ondrej Palat (lower-body) and goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood (knee): “Both progressing. I think they’re both doing well, they’re both seeing the ice to a limited extent … so improving.”
New York Islanders: Forward Kyle Palmieri is daily with an upper-body injury.
Curtis Pashelka: The San Jose Sharks triggered defenseman Radim Simek off the IR and positioned forward Nico Sturm on the IR.
Lou Korac: The St. Louis Blues have actually triggered defenseman Robert Bortuzzo from the IR.
David Alter: Toronto Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe stated that defenseman Jordie Benn has an upper-body injury. There will likely be an upgrade today. Keefe didn’t understand the degree of it after the video game.
Samantha Pell: Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov was on the ice for practice. He’s on the IR with a lower-body injury.
Samantha Pell: Capitals forward T.J. Oshie was on the ice for practice. He’s on the IR with a lower-body injury.
- Samantha Pell: Oshie has actually been out for the previous 11 video games and is returning.