Detroit Free Press
National Hockey League
INJURIES  | PLAYERS
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Antti Raanta G Ques Wed - Head - 8/9/20 Raanta is dealing with a head injury, and it is unknown if it will impede his status for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round versus the Avalanche.
Nick Schmaltz C Ques Wed - Neck - 8/9/20 Schmaltz is bothered by a stiffness in his neck, and it has yet to be determined if he will be available for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round against the Avalanche.
Marian Hossa RW out for season - Illness - 6/14/20 Hossa has been placed on the injured reserve list with a career-ending skin disorder.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
David Pastrnak RW Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Pastrnak is nursing an unspecified ailment, but he is expected to be ready for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round versus the Hurricanes.
Tuukka Rask G Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Rask is expected to be in the cage against the Hurricanes in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round despite an undefined ailment.
Kevan Miller D out for season - Knee - 5/15/20 Miller is recovering from a fractured kneecap and has wound up on injured reserve. He had a third surgery to correct a series of setbacks and will not suit up during the 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Travis Hamonic D out for season - Personal - 7/11/20 Hamonic has decided to sit out the league's resumption due to a personal reason and will miss the remainder of the season.
Juuso Valimaki D Out indefinitely - Knee - 7/12/20 Valimaki is recovering from a torn ACL in his right knee, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Dougie Hamilton D Ques Tues - Undisclosed - 8/9/20 Hamilton is sidelined with an unspecified injury, and it is uncertain if he will return for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round versus the Bruins.
Brett Pesce D Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/1/20 Pesce has landed on the injured reserve list due to right shoulder surgery. He is expected to be sidelined for two to three weeks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Zack Smith LW Out indefinitely - Back - 7/13/20 Smith is working his way back after undergoing back surgery, but there is no timetable for recovery.
Brent Seabrook D out for season - Shoulder - 7/24/20 Seabrook has been sent to the long-term injured reserve after having surgeries on his right shoulder and right hip. He will miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Andrew Shaw RW out for season - Concussion - 2/29/20 Shaw is on the long-term injured reserve due to a concussion. He will miss the remainder of the 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Colin Wilson C out for season - Lower Body - 7/13/20 Wilson has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Elvis Merzlikins G Out indefinitely - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Merzlikins will miss an extended period due to an unspecified injury.
Josh Anderson RW Late Aug - Shoulder - 8/10/20 Anderson has been sent to the injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to repair a labral tear in his left shoulder. He is expected to be on the IR until at least the latter part of August.
Brandon Dubinsky C out for season - Wrist - 5/27/20 Dubinsky is on the injured reserve list due to a chronic wrist condition. He is expected to miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Tyler Seguin C Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Seguin is dealing with an undisclosed issue, but he is likely to line up for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round against the Flames.
Taylor Fedun D Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Fedun is tending to a wrist injury, but he is projected to lace up for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round versus the Flames.
Ben Bishop G Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Bishop is battling an unspecified ailment, but he is likely to be available versus the Flames in Game 1 of the Western Conference first round.
Roman Polak D out for season - Personal - 7/11/20 Polak has opted to sit out the league's resumption due to a personal reason and will miss the remainder of the season.
Martin Hanzal C out for season - Back - 10/2/19 Hanzal has been placed on injured reserve with a back injury, and he is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jake Evans C Ques Wed - Upper Body - 8/9/20 Evans is saddled with an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will face the Flyers in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round.
Karl Alzner D out for season - Personal - 7/12/20 Alzner has informed the team that he will sit out the remainder of the season due to a personal reason.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Johnny Boychuk D Prob Wed - Head - 8/10/20 Boychuk is being evaluated for a concussion but is likely to return to face the Capitals in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jakub Voracek RW Ques Wed - Undisclosed - 8/9/20 Voracek is tending to an unspecified ailment, and it is unknown if he will lace up for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round versus the Canadiens.
Michael Raffl LW Ques Wed - Leg - 8/9/20 Raffl has a left lower-leg injury, and it is unknown if he will be available for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round against the Canadiens.
Oskar Lindblom LW Out indefinitely - Illness - 7/26/20 Lindblom has been diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma and will be held out of action for an undetermined length of time while on the injured reserve list.
Samuel Morin D out for season - Knee - 7/27/20 Morin will spend the remainder of the season on the injured reserve list due to a torn ACL in his right knee.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Sammy Blais LW Ques Wed - Leg - 8/10/20 Blais has a right lower-leg injury, and his status for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round against the Canucks is uncertain.
Ivan Barbashev C Out indefinitely - Personal - 8/4/20 Barbashev is away from the team due to the birth of his child, and it is unknown when he will rejoin the lineup.
Jay Bouwmeester D out for season - Heart - 2/26/20 Bouwmeester is likely to spend the remainder of the season on the long-term injured reserve list after undergoing surgery to have a defibrillator implanted.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Victor Hedman D Ques Tues - Lower Body - 8/10/20 Hedman has a lower-body injury, and his status for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round versus the Blue Jackets is unknown.
Jan Rutta D Out Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Rutta is dealing with an unspecified injury, and he will not be available against the Blue Jackets in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round.
Steven Stamkos C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 8/7/20 Stamkos is sidelined with a lower-body injury and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jay Beagle C Ques Wed - Hand - 8/10/20 Beagle has a hand injury, and it is up in the air if he will take on the Blues in Game 1 of the Western Conference first round.
Adam Gaudette C Ques Wed - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Gaudette is battling an undefined ailment, and it is undetermined if he will face the Blues in Game 1 of the Western Conference first round.
Tyler Toffoli RW Doub Wed - Foot - 8/10/20 Toffoli is dealing with a foot injury, and he is not expected to play against the Blues in Game 1 of the Western Conference first round.
Jordie Benn D Doub Wed - Personal - 8/10/20 Benn has been away from the team attending the birth of his child. It unlikely that he will suit up in Game 1 of the Western Conference first round against the Blues.
Micheal Ferland LW Out indefinitely - Concussion - 8/5/20 Ferland is experiencing concussion-like symptoms, and there is no timetable for return.
Josh Leivo LW out for season - Knee - 7/26/20 Leivo has been transferred to the long-term injured reserve list due to a fractured kneecap, and he is likely to miss the remainder of the season.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Max Pacioretty LW Prob Tues - Undisclosed - 8/10/20 Pacioretty is recovering from an unspecified injury. He is nearing a return and is likely to be available for Game 1 of the Western Conference first round against the Blackhawks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Lars Eller C Ques Wed - Personal - 8/10/20 Eller was away from the team due to the birth of his child. He has returned, but it is unclear if he will play against the Islanders in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round.
John Carlson D Ques Wed - Undisclosed - 8/9/20 Carlson is nursing an unspecified injury, and it is unclear if he will play in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference first round against the Islanders.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.