Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Savard, Streit lead NHL injury headlines

If you are preparing for a Fantasy Hockey League, your Office Pool, or paying attention to your favourite team, you should be aware of some injury woes being felt throughout the league at present.  While Andrei Markov was injured some time ago, recent additions to the list include New York Islanders' D Mark Streit, and F Kyle Okposo, as well as the ongoing saga of Marc Savard in Boston.

Here is a breakdown of some of the key injuries across the league that may have an impact on your pool / draft in the days to come.

Anaheim Ducks – Joffrey Lupul – Day to Day

Atlanta Thrashers – Patrice Cormier – out indefinitely

Boston BruinsMarco Sturm – 2 months, Marc Savard – out indefinitely.

Calgary FlamesDaymond Langkow - out indefinitely, Matt Stajan – out indefinitely.

Minnesota WildJames Sheppard – out indefinitely, Josh Harding – out for season

Montreal CanadiensAndrei Markov – out indefinitely

New York IslandersMark Streit – out indefinitely (6 months), Kyle Okposo - out indefinitely

New York RangersChris Drury – Out four (4) weeks

Philadelphia FlyersChris Pronger – day to day, Michael Leighton – out four (4) weeks

Pittsburgh PenguinsJordan Staal – Out 4-6 weeks

Tampa Bay LightningPaul Ranger – out indefnitely

Vancouver CanucksAlexandre Burrows – Out 1-2 months, Sami Salo - out indefinitely (at least December).

1 comment:

  1. You might as well hard code Salo's name on the injured list!!!