NHL Buzz: Werenski returns for Blue Jackets against Bruins

Columbus Blue Jackets Zach Werenski returned for the Blue Jackets host the Boston Bruins on Monday. The defenseman, who missed three games with a concussion, was injured on March 26 when he took a hit from Minnesota Wild defenseman Jacob Middleton. “It was a clean hit,” Werenski said, adding that he felt good enough to … Read more

NHL Buzz: MacKinnon back for Avalanche against Sharks

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Colorado Avalanche Nathan MacKinnon played for the Avalanche against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday. MacKinnon did not play in a 2-1 win against the Calgary Flames on Tuesday because of an upper-body injury that Colorado coach … Read more

NHL Buzz: MacKinnon out for Avalanche with upper-body injury

Colorado Avalanche Nathan MacKinnon will not play for the Avalanche against the Calgary Flames on Tuesday (9 pm ET; SNW, ALT, ESPN+, NHL LIVE) because of an upper-body injury. The center had three shots on goal at 19:48 of ice time in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Minnesota Wild on Sunday. Avalanche coach Jared … Read more

NHL Buzz: Krug out week to week with upper-body injury for Blues

st. Louis Blues Torey Krug is out week to week for the Blues with an upper-body injury. The defenseman left in the second period of a 5-2 win against the Washington Capitals on Tuesday. “It’s really tough. Valuable player for us,” Blues coach Craig Berube said Thursday. “It is what it is, but it is … Read more

NHL Buzz: Sandin expected out weeks for Maple Leafs with knee injury

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Toronto Maple Leafs Rasmus Sandin is expected to be out for weeks, Maple Leafs coach Sheldon Keefe said Wednesday. The 22-year-old defenseman sustained a knee injury in a 6-3 loss to the Nashville Predators on Saturday. There … Read more

NHL Buzz: Bergeron out at least one more game for Bruins

Boston Bruins Patrice Bergeron did not play for the Bruins in a 4-2 loss to the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday and will be out at least one more game. “Yeah, ‘Bergy’s’ not here,” Boston coach Bruce Cassidy said Wednesday. “He’s out. Previous injury that’s kind of, I don’t know quite how to describe it, kind … Read more

NHL Buzz: Bergeron out at least two games for Bruins

Boston Bruins Patrice Bergeron did not play for the Bruins against the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday and could be out at least one more game. “Yeah, ‘Bergy’s’ not here,” Boston coach Bruce Cassidy said. “He’s out. Previous injury that’s kind of, I don’t know quite how to describe it, kind of remerged, so there’s a … Read more

NHL Buzz: Barrie placed on injured reserve by Oilers

Edmonton Oilers Tyson Barrie was placed on injured reserve by the Oilers with an upper-body injury. The defenseman left in the second period of a 4-3 overtime loss to the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday and did not play in a 5-2 loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday. Barrie has scored 23 points (three goals, … Read more

NHL Buzz: Nugent-Hopkins out week to week for Oilers

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Edmonton Oilers Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is out week to week for the Oilers with an upper-body injury. The forward was injured Saturday in the first period of a 4-3 win against the Florida Panthers. He did not play … Read more

NHL Buzz: Edmundson cleared for contact, near season debut with Canadiens

Welcome to the NHL Buzz. Throughout the 2021-22 season, NHL.com will have you covered with the latest news. Montreal Canadiens Joel Edmundson was cleared for contact and practiced in full for the first time this season Monday, and will join the Canadiens for their four-game road trip beginning at the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday (8 … Read more