Injuries to Big Name Players Around the NHL


There has been an unusually high number of injuries to star players this season, and it’s wreaking havoc on NHL teams and fantasy rosters alike. Below is a listing of teams and their significant injuries, if any, as of 10/28.

Anaheim Ducks

Jean-Sebastien Giguere – Strained Groin

Atlanta Thrashers

Ilya Kovalchuk – Broken Bone, Right Foot

Boston Bruins

Marc Savard – Broken Left Foot

Milan Lucic – Broken Right Index Finger

Carolina Hurricanes

Erik Cole – Fractured Lower Left Leg

Chicago Blackhawks

Jonathan Toews – Concussion-like Symptoms

Brent Seabrook – Concussion-like Symptoms

Marian Hossa – Right Shoulder Surgery

Colorado Avalanche

John-Michael Liles – Shoulder

Ruslan Salei – Back

Fredrik Modin – Sprained Right MCL

Dallas Stars

Matt Niskanen – Head

Jere Lehtinen – Groin

Mike Modano – Bruised Ribs

Detroit Red Wings

Johan Franzen – Torn Left ACL

Edmonton Oilers

Ladislav Smid – Flu

Steve Staios – Concussion-like Symptoms

Sheldon Souray – Concussion

Lubomir Visnovsky – Undisclosed

Florida Panthers

David Booth – Concussion

Minnesota Wild

Kim Johnsson – Upper-body Injury

Montreal Canadiens

Andrei Markov – Lacerated Tendon, Ankle

Nashville Predators

Jason Arnott – Left Arm

New Jersey Devils

Jay Pandolfo – Separated Right Shoulder

Paul Martin – Broken Left Arm

Patrik Elias – Groin Surgery

New York Islanders

Trent Hunter – Partially Torn Pectoral Muscle

Rick DiPietro – Knee Surgery

New York Rangers

Marian Gaborik – Right Leg

Philadelphia Flyers

Simon Gagne – Right Groin/hip

Pittsburgh Penguins

Sergei Gonchar – Broken Left Wrist

Evgeni Malkin - Shoulder Strain

Toronto Maple Leafs

Vesa Toskala – Knee

Phil Kessel - Shoulder Surgery

Vancouver Canucks

Daniel Sedin – Broken Left Foot

Pavol Demitra -  Torn Left Rotator Cuff

Roberto Luongo – Rib Fracture

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