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Flyers’ Training Camp Injuries Should Raise Concerns

Early into training camp, the Philadelphia Flyers have already run into injury trouble, an issue that has plagued the team historically. Even if everything turns out, and the players are…


Flames forward Jakob Pelletier out indefinitely with shoulder injury

Calgary Flames forward Jakob Pelletier will have surgery on his left shoulder and will be out indefinitely, the team announced Wednesday.


Would Canucks depth be able to withstand an injury to a key player right now?

Halford and Brough discussion on the Canucks’ depth concerns, and what might happen to their roster if they lose one more key player to injury.

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Flames' Chris Snow, who publicly battled ALS, suffers 'catastrophic' brain injury

The wife of Chris Snow says the Calgary Flames assistant general manager has suffered a "catastrophic" brain injury after going into cardiac arrest and is not expected to recover.


‘Very high frustration level’ for Bowness and Jets with Ehlers’ latest injury

Jets head coach Rick Bowness gives the latest update on the Nikolaj Ehlers off-ice injury that’s keeping him out of games, says the frustration level is very high for he, Ehlers and the team about it.

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Flames’ Pelletier Injury Situation Could Lead to Kessel Signing

Calgary Flames fans were left holding their breath after Jakob Pelletier went down on the ice in pain after taking a crushing hit from Seattle Kraken forward Marian Studenic on…

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Rangers News & Rumors: Panarin, Chytil & Kakko

In this latest edition of New York Rangers News & Rumors, star forward Artemi Panarin is currently dealing with a lower-body injury, and an update on his recovery timeline has…


‘Well deserved’: Flames’ Conroy thrilled to see what veteran Backlund can bring as captain

Calgary Flames GM Craig Conroy joins Ryan Leslie to discuss the tough news regarding Chris Snow, before delving into why he believes Mikael Backlund deserved to be captain and also touches on the injury status of Jakob Pelletier.


Flames’ Pelletier exits game vs. Kraken with apparent injury

Calgary Flames forward Jakob Pelletier exited Monday’s game against the Seattle Kraken with an apparent injury after being hit by Marian Studenic.


‘Never want to see that’: Injury mars Pelletier’s pre-season debut for Flames

Jakob Pelletier couldn’t have felt much better about himself heading into his pre-season debut Monday. Fast forward nine hours and his evening was over, seconds before the end of the first period in which he already had an assist.


PTO Update: Mark Pysyk out “longer term”, rise of Colin White

Photo by Jason Mowry/ Some pro tryouts are rising, but another receives a very unfortunate injury update The Penguins opened camp with a high number of professional tryouts (PTOs) of five, though one was a minor league candidate in Peter Abbandonato that has already been released. The others, Mark Pysyk, Colin White, Austin Wagner and Libor Hajek all had various levels of realistic chances of making the roster, though after just one week some fortunes have changed. Pysyk, who missed all of last season with a ruptured Achilles tendon last year, is now out again. The...

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Blue Jackets News & Rumors: Penguins Recap, Injuries & More

Welcome to the last Blue Jackets News & Rumors for the month of September. Training camp is well underway. More importantly, we have actual hockey games to discuss and recap.…

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Devils’ Jack Hughes Ready for 100-Point Season

Jack Hughes had an impressive 2021-22 season, finishing with 56 points in 49 games, a 94-point pace over 82 games. But it was cut short by injuries, a dislocated shoulder early in…


Penguins cut 10 players, reduce roster to 47

Photo by Jason Mowry/ The Pens make a first round of cuts from their training camp roster The Penguins announced their first round of roster cuts on Monday. The team moved 10 players along their way, plus added PTO Mark Pysyk to the injury list to reduce their current group to 47 players. The Penguins have reduced their training camp roster to 47 players. Details: https://t.co/PPqxOWdLrb pic.twitter.com/S6DTeuqAwD— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) September 25, 2023 The Pittsburgh Penguins have reduced their training camp roster to 47 players, it was announced...


Reilly Smith adding latest chapter to the book of Evgeni Malkin’s linemates

Photo by Jason Mowry/ The Pens’ most important new forward addition has been clicking with one of their franchise centers early in training camp Going into his 18th season, Evgeni Malkin has seen all kinds of linemates over the years. Some have been better than others, some worked and some weren’t with Malkin or in Pittsburgh all that long altogether. Sometimes he’s found fits by accident via injury, and another time famously with the “HBK line”, he found his wingers poached away due to an injury of his own. The next chapter for Malkin’s linemates will have...

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Montreal Canadiens: Chris Wideman Injury Clears Up Murky Defense Picture

The Montreal Canadiens played a lot of rookies on the blue line last season. Some of that was fully deserved, and a little bit of it was due to circumstance. With veterans like Joel Edmundson missing significant time with injury and Mike Matheson also seeing an injury linger for a long period of time, there […] Montreal Canadiens: Chris Wideman Injury Clears Up Murky Defense Picture - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Logan Couture week to week with lower-body injury

San Jose Sharks Captain Logan Couture will not play with the team to start training camp. He is dealing with a lower-body injury and is week to week.

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Sights and Sounds: Training Camp Day One

Strong start with a loss of a star for a day. Day one of Colorado Avalanche training camp marked the start of the hockey season for the main NHL guys and several AHL players as well. However, it already came with some consequences and mid-season form of injuries coming into camp with the absences of stars like Cale Makar. Avs injuries, per Bednar.Cogliano will participate in camp, likely won't play preseason.Manson will skate tomorrow, not 100% though.Francouz lower body, won't skateMakar won't start camp, he's considered day to dayWagner ruptured achillesFoudy not cleared...


Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog on mend from knee surgery

Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog sees a much clearer path back to the ice even if he’s not expected to play this season.


Report: Sharks captain Logan Couture week-to-week with lower-body injury

The San Jose Sharks will be without forward Logan Couture for the start of training camp as he is dealing with a lower-body injury and is considered week-to-week, he told Marisa Ingemi of the San Francisco Chronicle on Thursday.


Canadiens defenceman Chris Wideman out indefinitely with back injury

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Chris Wideman will be out indefinitely with a back injury, the team announced Thursday.


Maple Leafs GM Treliving provides injury update on Muzzin and Murray

Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Brad Treliving gives an injury update on defenceman Jake Muzzin and goaltender Matt Murray, saying the former will be out the entire 2023-24 season while the ladder will require “significant” surgery and rehab.


Maple Leafs’ Matt Murray to have ‘major surgery,’ Muzzin won’t play this season

Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Matt Murray will have “major surgery” in the next week, general manager Brad Treliving said Wednesday at the start of training camp.


Canadiens’ Dvorak expected to miss opening month of season

Montreal Canadiens forward Christian Dvorak is expected to be out until November as he continues to recover from knee surgery, general manager Kent Hughes said Wednesday.


Hughes provides update on Dvorak, says Canadiens aren’t ‘looking to rush people back’

Montreal Canadiens general manager Kent Hughes addresses Christian Dvorak’s recovery from season-ending year surgery and how the team won’t be rushing him back to start the season.


Is Pettersson not signing an extension this off-season a concern for the Canucks?

Sportsnet’s Iain MacIntyre and Dan Murphy recap the first day of availabilities at Vancouver Canucks training camp, including the status of Elias Pettersson’s contract situation and the latest on Ilya Mikheyev’s injury.


Senators centre Norris ‘tweaked something,’ will open camp in yellow jersey

Ottawa Senators star centre Josh Norris, who has missed 90 games over the last two seasons with a shoulder injury, “tweaked something” at the team’s captains’ skate last week and will start training camp in a yellow non-contact jersey.

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St. Louis Blues Marco Scandella Looks to Rebound in 2023-24 Season

Marco Scandella is looking to have his next healthy regular season campaign after playing in only a fraction of the St. Louis Blues 2022-23 season. The 33-year-old D-man looks to finally exorcise his demons in the form of a lower-back injury. That kept him out for the final month of 2022-23, the latest in a […] St. Louis Blues Marco Scandella Looks to Rebound in 2023-24 Season - Bleedin Blue - Bleedin Blue - A St. Louis Blues Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

NISSAN Morning Drive: Don Sweeney And Bruce Cassidy On Pastrnak Injury

NESN.com's Courtney Cox recaps Bruins GM Don Sweeney and Head Coach Bruce Cassidy adjusting to David Pastrnak's thumb injury that will leave him out for at least two weeks in the Nissan Morning Drive. For More: http://nesn.com/?p=917652

Ford F-150 Final Five Facts: Bruins Drop To Rangers At Home

NESN.com's Michaela Vernava breaks down the Bruins 3-2 loss to the New York Rangers on Saturday Night where Tuukka Rask left the game early with a concussion.  Here are the Ford F-150 Final Five Facts from the game: http://nesn.com/?p=910526.

Rick Nash announces retirement from Hockey

NHL winger Rick Nash who played from the Blue Jackets, Rangers and Bruins announced Friday morning that he will be retiring due to unresolved issues with a concussion. NESN.com's Michaela Vernava has more.