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Player   Status/Updated Notes
Brendan Guhle D Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/16/19 Guhle has been designated for the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury, and there is no timetable for recovery.
Ryan Kesler C out for season - Hip - 9/29/19 Kesler has been placed on injured reserve due to offseason hip surgery.
Patrick Eaves RW out for season - Illness - 9/29/19 Eaves is expected to miss the entire 2019 season while on the injured reserve list with an illness.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jordan Oesterle D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/16/19 Oesterle exited the last game due to a lower-body injury, and it is unknown if he will be available for Thursday's contest versus the Predators.
Niklas Hjalmarsson D Mid Jan - Shin - 10/14/19 Hjalmarsson has landed on injured reserve with a fractured fibula and is expected to miss up to three months.
Marian Hossa RW out for season - Illness - 10/8/19 Hossa has been placed on the injured reserve list with a career-ending skin disorder.
Eric Comrie G Out indefinitely - Personal - 10/6/19 Comrie is on injured reserve due to visa issues, and it is unclear when he will return to the lineup.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
David Krejci C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 10/14/19 Krejci left the previous game with an upper-body injury, and it is unclear if he will suit up against the Lightning on Thursday.
Kevan Miller D Out indefinitely - Knee - 10/9/19 Miller is recovering from a fractured kneecap and will miss an undetermined length of time while on injured reserve.
John Moore D Mid Nov - Shoulder - 10/9/19 Moore has been placed on the injured reserve list with a broken humerus, and he is expected to be out until the middle of November.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Conor Sheary LW Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/9/19 Sheary is dealing with an upper-body injury and will miss an unknown period.
Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen G Early Nov - Hip - 10/1/19 Luukkonen has landed on injured reserve while recuperating from offseason hip surgery. He is likely to be sidelined until at least the start of November.
Brandon Montour D Early Nov - Hand - 10/9/19 Montour is on injured reserve due to a hand injury and is projected to be out of the lineup until at least the beginning of November.
Matt Hunwick D out for season - Neck - 10/1/19 Hunwick is expected to miss the entire 2019-20 season while on the injured reserve list due to a neck injury.
Zach Bogosian D Out indefinitely - Hip - 10/1/19 Bogosian has been sent to the injured reserve list due to offseason hip surgery and is without a timetable for return.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mikael Backlund C Prob Thurs - Undisclosed - 10/16/19 Backlund suffered an unspecified injury in the previous game but is expected to lace up Thursday against the Red Wings.
Juuso Valimaki D Mid Feb - Knee - 10/1/19 Valimaki is recovering from a torn ACL in his right knee and is expected to miss at least six months while on the injured reserve list.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jordan Martinook LW Mid Dec - Abdominal - 10/14/19 Martinook underwent surgery to repair a core muscle injury and is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks while on the injured reserve list.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Josh Anderson RW Ques Fri - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Anderson has been placed on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury, and it is unknown if he will return Friday against the Blackhawks.
Brandon Dubinsky C Out indefinitely - Wrist - 10/1/19 Dubinsky is on the injured reserve list due to a wrist injury. A timetable for return has yet to be established.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Blake Comeau LW Mid Nov - Lower Body - 10/12/19 Comeau has landed on the injured reserve list with a lower-body strain and is expected to miss two to four weeks.
Roman Polak D Mid Nov - Sternum - 10/12/19 Polak has a fractured sternum and will spend two to four weeks on the injured reserve list.
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.
Stephen Johns D Out indefinitely - Head - 10/1/19 Johns is recovering from post traumatic headaches that kept him out of the 2018-2019 season, and he has wound up on injured reserve for an undetermined length of time.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Patrik Nemeth D Ques Thurs - Illness - 10/16/19 Nemeth is ailing from an illness, and the symptoms and not expected to subside in time for Thursday's contest versus the Flames.
Adam Erne LW Doub Thurs - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Erne has an upper-body injury and is unlikely to be in Thursday's lineup versus the Flames.
Danny DeKeyser D Doub Thurs - Abdominal - 10/16/19 Dekeyser sat out the previous game with an mid-body injury and is not expected to play against the Flames on Thursday.
Johan Franzen C out for season - Concussion - 10/8/19 Frazen has hit the injured reserve list due to a concussion, and he will miss the entire 2019-20 season.
Henrik Zetterberg C out for season - Back - 10/8/19 Zetterberg has been added to the injured reserve list with a degenerative back condition that has effectively ended his career.
Jonathan Ericsson D Ques Thurs - Back - 10/15/19 Ericsson has been placed on the injured reserve list with injuries to his back, hips and groin. It is unclear if he will make his season debut Thursday against the Flames.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Joakim Nygard LW Mid Nov - Ribs - 10/16/19 Nygard is expected to miss two to four weeks due to a rib injury.
Joel Persson D Late Oct - Concussion - 10/17/19 Persson is expected to miss seven to 10 days while going through the league-mandated concussion protocol.
Adam Larsson D Late Nov - Foot - 10/3/19 Larsson suffered a fractured right fibula and has been placed on injured reserve. He is likely to miss six to eight weeks as a result.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
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Drew Doughty D Ques Thurs - Head - 10/16/19 Doughty was forced from the previous game due to a head injury, and it is undetermined if he will lace up for Thursday's battle against the Sabres.
Kurtis MacDermid D Ques Thurs - Undisclosed - 10/16/19 MacDermid has sat out the previous three games due to an unspecified injury, and it is unknown if he will return Thursday against the Sabres.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mats Zuccarello RW Out Thurs - Lower Body - 10/15/19 Zuccarello has sat out the past two game with a lower-body injury and will not play Thursday against the Canadiens.
Greg Pateryn D Mid Nov - Lower Body - 10/2/19 Pateryn is on injured reserve while recovering from surgery to repair a bilateral core muscle. He is expected to be sidelined for six weeks.
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Nick Cousins C Ques Thurs - Back - 10/15/19 Cousins has missed the previous four games with a back injury, and it is unclear if he will be available Thursday against the Wild.
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Filip Forsberg LW Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/16/19 Forsberg has a lower-body injury, and it is unknown if he will suit up against the Coyotes on Thursday.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nico Hischier C Out Thurs - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Hischier exited the last game with an upper-body injury, and he will not play Thursday against the Rangers.
Andy Greene D Out indefinitely - Upper Body - 10/13/19 Greene has been placed on injured reserve with an upper body injury. It is unknown how much time he will miss.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jordan Eberle RW Out Thurs - Leg - 10/16/19 Eberle missed the previous game due to a leg injury, and he will not dress against the Jets on Thursday.
Casey Cizikas C Out Thurs - Ankle - 10/16/19 Cizikas is on the injured reserve list due to an ankle injury and will not return to the lineup for Thursday's matchup against the Jets.
Andrew Ladd LW Late Nov - Knee - 9/30/19 Ladd has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a torn ACL that ended his 2018-19 season, but he is likely to be activated toward the end of November.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Marc Staal D Prob Thurs - Undisclosed - 10/15/19 Staal is dealing with an unspecified injury, but he is expected to play Thursday against the Devils.
Brendan Lemieux LW Prob Thurs - Flu - 10/15/19 Lemieux is ailing from a flu bug, but the symptoms are likely to subside in time for Thursday's clash with the Devils.
Mika Zibanejad C Prob Thurs - Flu - 10/15/19 Zibanejad is sick with the flu, but he is projected to be healthy for Thursday's matchup against the Devils.
Chris Kreider LW Prob Thurs - Lower Body - 10/15/19 Kreider has a lower-body injury, but he is projected to face the Devils on Thursday.
Henrik Lundqvist G Doub Thurs - Rest - 10/16/19 Lundqvist is not expected to participate in Thursday's matchup with the Devils as he is to be rested.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Artem Anisimov C Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/16/19 Anisimov missed the previous game due to a lower-body injury,and it is undetermined if he will play against the Golden Knights on Thursday.
Rudolfs Balcers LW Late Oct - Lower Body - 9/29/19 Balcers has been placed on the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury, and he is expected to miss four weeks.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
No injuries to report.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jared McCann LW Ques Fri - Lower Body - 10/16/19 McCann missed the last game due to a lower-body injury, and it is unknown if he will play against the Stars on Friday.
Alex Galchenyuk C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/9/19 Galchenyuk will spend an undetermined length of time on the injured reserve list due to a lower-body injury.
Evgeni Malkin C Mid Dec - Leg - 10/8/19 Malkin has landed on injured reserve with a soft tissue injury to his leg. He is expected to miss six to 10 weeks of action.
Nick Bjugstad C Out indefinitely - Lower Body - 10/7/19 Bjugstad has hit the injured reserve list with a lower-body injury and will miss an undetermined length of time.
Bryan Rust RW Out indefinitely - Hand - 10/1/19 Rust is on injured reserve with a right hand injury, and the severity of the ailment is unknown.
Zach Trotman D Out indefinitely - Hernia - 10/1/19 Trotman has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a sports hernia, and a timetable for return has yet to be established.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jacob Middleton D Late Nov - Upper Body - 10/13/19 Middleton has been placed on the injured reserve list due to an upper-body injury. He is expected to miss four to six weeks.
Dalton Prout D Mid Nov - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Prout is on injured reserve due to an upper-body injury and is not expected to return until at least the middle of November.
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Robert Thomas C Ques Thurs - Upper Body - 10/14/19 Thomas has missed the past five games due to an upper-body injury, and it is unclear if he will suit up Thursday against the Canucks.
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Cedric Paquette C Late Oct - Arm - 10/4/19 Paquette is on injured reserve with a right arm injury and is expected to miss at least two weeks of action.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
David Clarkson RW out for season - Back - 10/1/19 Clarkson is on the long-term injured reserve with a back injury and will not play in the 2019-20 season.
Nathan Horton RW out for season - Back - 10/1/19 Horton is on the long-term injured reserve due to a degenerative back condition. He will not suit up during the 2019-20 season.
Zach Hyman LW Early Nov - Knee - 9/30/19 Hyman has been placed on the injured reserve list due to a torn ACL and is expected to be out of action until at least the beginning of November.
Travis Dermott D Early Nov - Shoulder - 9/30/19 Dermott has been sent to the injured reserve list due to offseason shoulder surgery and is likely to be idle until at least the start of November.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Jacob Markstrom G Out Thurs - Personal - 10/15/19 Markstrom has been granted a leave of absence to tend to a family matter, but he is expected to rejoin the lineup in time for Saturday's matchup with the Devils.
Oscar Fantenberg D Out indefinitely - Illness - 10/15/19 Fantenberg is ailing from an illness and has landed on the injured reserve list. It is unknown when he will make his season debut.
Antoine Roussel LW Late Nov - Knee - 10/3/19 Roussel is on injured reserve due while recovering from ALC surgery. He is projected to remain out of the lineup until the end of November.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Malcolm Subban G Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/15/19 Subban has missed the previous three games with a lower-body injury, and it is uncertain if he will return to the ice against the Senators on Thursday.
Nate Schmidt D Late Oct - Knee - 10/16/19 Schmidt has landed on injured reserve due to a left knee injury and is likely to remain on the IR until at least the end of October.
Alex Tuch RW Late Oct - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Tuch has landed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. He is aiming to return by the end of October.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Richard Panik RW Ques Fri - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Panik exited the last game due to an upper-body injury, and it is unclear if he will draw back into the lineup against the Rangers on Friday.
Jonas Siegenthaler D Ques Fri - Upper Body - 10/16/19 Siegenthaler left the previous game with an upper-body injury, and it is uncertain if he will be available Friday against the Rangers.
Michal Kempny D Out indefinitely - Hamstring - 10/15/19 Kempny is recovering from offseason surgery on his left hamstring. It is unknown when he will make his season debut.
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Mark Letestu C Ques Thurs - Undisclosed - 10/15/19 Letestu missed the last game due to an unspecified injury, and it is unclear if he will face the Islanders on Thursday.
Anthony Bitetto D Ques Thurs - Lower Body - 10/16/19 Bitetto left the last game with a lower-body injury, and his status for Thursday's matchup versus the Islanders is up in the air.
Dustin Byfuglien D Out indefinitely - Suspension - 9/23/19 Byfuglien has been suspended for an undetermined length of time for failing to report to camp.
Nathan Beaulieu D Early Nov - Upper Body - 10/1/19 Beaulieu is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and is expected to miss at least four weeks as a result.
Bryan Little C Ques Thurs - Concussion - 10/16/19 Little is going through the league's concussion protocol, and it unclear if he will be activated from the injured reserve list prior to Thursday's contest against the Islanders.