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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Troy Terry RW Ques Mon - Illness - 10/15/21 Terry was held out of the last contest due to an illness, and it remains to be seen if he will be active against the Flames on Monday.
John Gibson G Ques Mon - Lower Body - 10/15/21 Gibson missed the previous game with a lower-body injury, and it is undetermined if he will lace up for Monday's matchup with the Flames.
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Alex Galchenyuk C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/12/21 Galchenyuk has been shifted to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Kyle Capobianco D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/12/21 Capobianco has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear how long he will be debilitated.
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Curtis Lazar C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/11/21 Lazar has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Casey Mittelstadt C Early Nov - Upper Body - 10/15/21 Mittelstadt is sidelined with an upper-body injury, and he is expected to miss at least two weeks of action.
Henri Jokiharju D Early Nov - Lower Body - 10/16/21 Jokiharju has been assigned to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and he is projected to miss two to three weeks.
Mattias Samuelsson D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/13/21 Samuelsson has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a date for his return is unclear.
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Tyler Pitlick C Ques Mon - Knee - 10/16/21 Pitlick missed the last game due to a knee injury, and it is up in the air if he will lace up against the Ducks on Monday.
Blake Coleman C Elig Mon - Suspension - 10/15/21 Coleman is serving a two-game suspension for boarding, and he is eligible to return against the Ducks on Monday.
Connor Zary C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 9/24/21 Zary is idle with a fractured ankle, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Michael Stone D Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/16/21 Stone is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Brad Richardson RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/11/21 Richardson has been placed in the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established when he will suit up.
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No injuries to report.
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Alec Regula D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/11/21 Regula has been added to the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a date for return has yet to be decided.
Caleb Jones D Out indefinitely - Wrist - 10/11/21 Jones has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a left wrist strain, and he is projected to miss six weeks of action.
Wyatt Kalynuk D Out indefinitely - Ankle - 10/8/21 Kalynuk has been posted to the injured reserve list with a right ankle sprain, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
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Stefan Matteau C Ques Tues - Leg - 10/16/21 Matteau was removed from the last game with a right leg injury, and it is uncertain if he will take on the Capitals on Tuesday.
Gabriel Landeskog LW Elig Thurs - Suspension - 10/15/21 Landeskog has been handed a two game suspension for boarding, and he is eligible to return Thursday versus the Panthers.
Jack Johnson D Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/16/21 Johnson is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for recovery.
Valeri Nichushkin RW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/16/21 Nichushkin has hit the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear how long he will be idle.
Kurtis MacDermid D Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/12/21 MacDermid is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Nathan MacKinnon C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/15/21 MacKinnon is going through the COVID-19 protocols after testing positive for the virus, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Pavel Francouz G Early Nov - Ankle - 10/12/21 Francouz has been assigned to the injured reserve list with a sprained ankle, and he is expected to miss three to four weeks.
Devon Toews D Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/11/21 Toews has been placed on the injured reserve list recovering from offseason shoulder surgery, and it is unknown when he will return to action.
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Max Domi C Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Domi was forced from the last game with an unknown ailment, and it is unclear if he will return for Tuesday's showdown with the Red Wings.
Emil Bemstrom RW Late Nov - Oblique - 10/14/21 Bemstrom has been added to the injured reserve list due to a left oblique strain, and he is projected to be inactive for four to six weeks.
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John Klingberg D Ques Sun - Leg - 10/16/21 Klingberg missed the last game with a leg injury, and it is unknown if he will be available Sunday versus the Senators.
Jason Robertson LW Ques Sun - Upper Body - 10/16/21 Robertson has sat out the last two games due to an upper-body injury, and it is undetermined if he will face the Senators on Sunday.
Blake Comeau LW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/13/21 Comeaun has been shifted to the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear when he will return to action.
Ben Bishop G Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/11/21 Bishop has been shuttled to the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a torn meniscus, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
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Dylan Larkin C Elig Tues - Suspension - 10/15/21 Larkin is serving a one-game suspension for roughing and is dealing with an undefined issue. He will be eligible to return against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday.
Jakub Vrana LW Out indefinitely - Shoulder - 10/11/21 Vrana has been placed on the injured reserve list due to undergoing shoulder surgery, and a date for his return has yet to be established.
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Alex Stalock G out for season - Heart - 9/23/21 Stalock is likely to sit out the entire 2021-22 season due to a heart condition brought on by a bout with COVID-19.
Dmitri Samorukov D Early Nov - Jaw - 9/20/21 Samorukov has a broken jaw and is expected to miss at least six weeks of action.
Dylan Holloway LW Mid Dec - Wrist - 9/15/21 Holloway is recovering from offseason wrist surgery, and he is expected to miss at least three months of action.
Devin Shore C Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Shore has been ticketed for the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and there is no timetable for recovery.
Josh Archibald RW Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/13/21 Archibald has been shuttled to the injured reserve list due to myocarditis, and it remains to be seen when he will return to the lineup.
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Eetu Luostarinen C Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Luostarinen has sat out the last two games due to an undisclosed injury, and it is unclear if he will face the Lightning on Tuesday.
Mason Marchment LW Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Marchment has been absent during the previous two contests with an undisclosed injury, and it is unclear if he will battle the Lightning on Tuesday.
Olli Juolevi D Out indefinitely - I-R - 10/15/21 Juolevi has wound up on the injured reserve list due to visa issues, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Markus Nutivaara D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/13/21 Nutivaara has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and a timetable for his return has yet to be established.
Kevin Connauton D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/12/21 Connautonhas been added to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body issue, and he is expected to miss one to two weeks.
Noel Acciari C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/15/21 Acciari is on the injured reserve list due an upper-body injury, and he will miss an extended period.
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Brendan Lemieux LW Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/16/21 Lemieux is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Andreas Athanasiou LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/12/21 Athanasiou has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an unknown injury, and a date for return has yet to be established.
Lias Andersson C Out indefinitely - Groin - 10/13/21 Andersson has been shifted to the injured reserve list due to a groin injury, and it is unclear when he will be available to return.
Quinton Byfield C Out indefinitely - Ankle - 10/7/21 Byfield suffered a fractured ankle and has landed on the injured reserve list. A timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
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Matt Boldy LW Late Nov - Ankle - 10/9/21 Boldy is sidelined with a fractured left ankle, and he is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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David Rittich G Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/16/21 Rittich is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Mathieu Olivier RW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/12/21 Oliver has been added to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to action.
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Mackenzie Blackwood G Ques Tues - Heel - 10/15/21 Blackwood missed the last game due to a heel injury, and it is uncertain if he will be available for Tuesday's battle against the Kraken.
Miles Wood LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/11/21 Wood has been placed in the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established when he will suit up.
Damon Severson D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/11/21 Severson has been designated to the injured reserve list while nursing a muscle strain, and it is unknown how long he will be unavailable.
Ty Smith D Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/11/21 Smith has been added to the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed issue, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to the lineup.
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Matt Martin LW Ques Tues - Ankle - 10/16/21 Martin sat out the last game with an ankle injury, and it is undetermined if he will be available for Tuesday's matchup with the Blackhawks.
Johnny Boychuk D Out indefinitely - Eye - 10/7/21 Boychuk will miss an undetermined amount of time due to an eye injury.
Semyon Varlamov G Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/15/21 Varlamov has hit the injured reserve list with an unspecified issue, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Kaapo Kakko RW Ques Mon - Upper Body - 10/16/21 Kakko was lifted from the previous contest with an upper-body injury, and it is undetermined if he will return for Monday's game versus the Maple Leafs.
Ryan Strome C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/15/21 Strome is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and he is without a definitive timetable for recovery.
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Brady Tkachuk LW Out Sun - Conditioning - 10/16/21 Tkachuk missed the last game while working on his conditioning, and he will not dress for Sunday's matchup with the Stars.
Matt Murray G Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/15/21 Murray has been assigned to the injured reserve list with an illness, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Colin White C Early April - Shoulder - 10/7/21 White has hit the injured reserve list due to surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder, and he is expected to miss four to six months.
Austin Watson LW Mid Nov - Ankle - 10/15/21 Watson is expected to miss four weeks due to an ankle injury and has wound up on the injured reserve list.
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Rasmus Ristolainen D Ques Mon - Upper Body - 10/15/21 Ristolainen sat out the last contest with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will be in Monday's lineup versus the Kraken.
Patrick Brown C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/14/21 Brown is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Tanner Laczynski C out for season - Hip - 10/15/21 Laczynski is expected to miss the entire 2021-22 season due to a left hip injury and has been designated for the injured reserve list.
Kevin Hayes C Mid Dec - Abdominal - 10/13/21 Hayes has been placed on the injured reserve list after undergoing abdominal surgery, and it is expected to miss six to eight weeks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mike Matheson D Ques Tues - Lower Body - 10/16/21 Matheson has missed the last two contests due to a lower-body injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be in Tuesday's lineup versus the Stars.
Sidney Crosby C Late Oct - Wrist - 9/8/21 Crosby is recovering from wrist surgery, and he will remain sidelined until at least the end of October.
Bryan Rust RW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Rust has been designated for the injured reserve list with a undisclosed injury, and he will miss an undetermined length of time.
Evgeni Malkin C Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/12/21 Malkin has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a knee injury, and a date for his return has yet to be determined.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Alexander Barabanov LW Ques Tues - Lower Body - 10/16/21 Barabanov sat out the last contest with a lower-body injury, and it has yet to be established if he will partake in Tuesday's clash versus the Canadiens.
Nikolai Knyzhov D Out indefinitely - Abdominal - 10/13/21 Knyzhov is managing an abdominal issue, and a timetable for his return has yet to be established.
Evander Kane LW Out indefinitely - Poss. Suspension - 10/7/21 Kane is facing potential discipline from the NHL after allegedly using a fake COVID-19 vaccination card.
Jeffrey Viel LW Mid Nov - Finger - 10/14/21 Viel is on the injured reserve list after having surgery to repair a finger injury, and he is likely to be out of the lineup until at least the middle of November.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Vince Dunn D Ques Mon - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Dunn sat out the last game with an unknown injury, and it is unclear if he will face the Flyers on Monday.
Colin Blackwell C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/11/21 Blackwell is nursing a lower-body injury, and team officials have yet to provide a date for return.
Yanni Gourde C Mid Nov - Shoulder - 10/9/21 Gourde is recuperating from offseason shoulder surgery, and he will remain out of commission until sometime in November.
Marcus Johansson LW Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/13/21 Johansson has been added to the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and it is unclear when he will be able to return to action.
Calle Jarnkrok C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/8/21 Jarnkrok is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and a timetable for recovery has yet to be established.
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Oskar Sundqvist C Ques Mon - Knee - 10/16/21 Sundqvist missed the last contest with a knee injury, and it remains to be seen if he will be active for Monday's battle versus the Coyotes.
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Gemel Smith C Ques Tues - Lower Body - 10/16/21 Smith missed the last game with a lower-body injury, and it is up in the air if he will play against the Panthers on Tuesday.
Jan Rutta D Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Rutta exited the previous contest due to an undefined injury, leaving his availability for Tuesday's tilt with the Panthers in question.
Nikita Kucherov RW Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Kucherov departed the last contest with an unlisted injury, and it is undetermined if he will lace up for Tuesday's battle with the Panthers.
Cal Foote D Mid Nov - Finger - 9/22/21 Foote is recovering from surgery to repair a tendon in his pinkie finger, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the middle of November.
Zach Bogosian D Early Dec - Lower Body - 10/15/21 Bogosian has hit the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he will inactive until the early part of December.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Justin Holl D Ques Mon - Undisclosed - 10/16/21 Holl sat out the previous game with an unspecified injury, and it is undetermined if he will take on the Rangers on Monday.
Auston Matthews C Ques Mon - Wrist - 10/16/21 Matthews has sat out the last two games while recovering from offseason wrist surgery, and it is unknown if he will be active Monday versus the Rangers.
Petr Mrazek G Late Oct - Groin - 10/16/21 Mrazek is idle due to a groin injury, and he is not expected to return to the lineup for at least two weeks.
Ilya Mikheyev RW Mid Dec - Thumb - 10/15/21 Mikheyev is on the injured reserve list with a broken thumb, and he is not expected to be available until the middle part of December.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Motte C Ques Tues - Upper Body - 10/16/21 Motte has sat out the last three contests with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will play against the Sabres on Tuesday.
Micheal Ferland LW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/12/21 Ferland has been added to the injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to the lineup
Brandon Sutter C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/12/21 Sutter has been added to the injured reserve list while ailing from a non-COVID-19 illness, and it is uncertain when he will be available to join the team.
Brock Boeser RW Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/11/21 Boeser has been added to the injured reserve list due to an unspecified injury, and it is unclear if when he will be available to return to the lineup.
Brady Keeper D Out indefinitely - Leg - 10/12/21 Keeper has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a broken leg, and he will be unavailable for an unknown amount of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mark Stone RW Ques Wed - Lower Body - 10/15/21 Stone exited the previous game with a lower-body injury, and there is no indication if he will play Wednesday against the Blues.
William Carrier LW Ques Wed - Concussion - 10/14/21 Carrier missed the last contest due to being in the concussion protocol, and it is unknown if he will play on Wednesday versus the Blues.
Max Pacioretty LW Late Nov - Lower Body - 10/16/21 Pacioretty is sidelined with a lower-body fracture, and he is projected to miss at least six weeks.
Alex Tuch RW Late Jan - Shoulder - 8/16/21 Tuch is idle after undergoing shoulder surgery, and he is not expected to make his season debut until the latter part of January.
Mattias Janmark C Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/11/21 Janmark is going through the COVID-19 protocol, and there is no timetable for return.
Nicolas Roy C Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/15/21 Roy has landed on the injured reserve list with an upper-body injury, and it is undetermined when he will return to the lineup.
Brett Howden C Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 10/15/21 Howden has been posted to the injured reserve list due to an undisclosed injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
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Nicklas Backstrom C Out indefinitely - Hip - 10/12/21 Backstrom has been shuttled to the injured reserve list with a hip injury, and team officials have yet to provide an exact return date.
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Dylan Samberg D Late Nov - Ankle - 9/24/21 Samberg is out of commission with a high-ankle sprain, and he is expected to miss six to eight weeks.