Peter Baugh: Colorado Avalanche forward Valeri Nichushkin and defenseman Ryan Murray stayed out the other day. Both are out with short-term injuries.
Tom Gulitti: New Jersey Devils coach Alain Nasreddine stated that defenseman Dougie Hamilton is “doing ok” after being required to the healthcare facility for assessment.
Devils defenseman Damon Severson stated that Hamilton took a puck to the jaw and wasn’t feeling well later on.
Jon Lane: New York Rangers defenseman Patrik Nemeth missed out on the other day’s video game with a non-COVID health problem.
Matt Vensel: Pittsburgh Penguins forward Bryan Rust and Jake Guentzel went back to the lineup.
Joe Smith: Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper stated that forward Nikita Kucherov won’t use Tuesday however he might be in the daily variety.
Erik Erlendsson: The Lightning triggered defenseman Erik Cernak off the IR.
David Schoen: Vegas Golden Knights defenseman Nic Hague missed his 2nd successive video game.
Capitals PR: Washington Capitals forwards Nicklas Backstrom and T.J. Oshie missed out on the other day’s video game with a non-COVID health problem.
Winnipeg Jets PR: Forward David Gustafsson left last night’s video games with a lower-body injury.
NHL injury summary through 1 January pic.twitter.com/I2mDLmaMtL
— NHLInjuryViz (@NHLInjuryViz) January 2, 2022