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The Weakly Report: Beginning of 16/17 Season

The latest in NHL injury and suspension news. Next week, I will write my Weakly Report as I usually do, with each bit of each team's injury news sorted by day. All information comes from TheSportsForecaster.com.

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Anaheim Ducks

Defenceman Simon Despres is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Winger Nic Kerdiles is on injured reserve with a concussion. Centre Nate Thompson is on injured reserve for Achilles surgery.

Arizona Coyotes

Centre Dave Bolland is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Kevin Connauton is on injured reserve a lower-body injury. Winger Jamie McGinn is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Chris Pronger is on injured reserve with a concussion. Defenceman Michael Stone is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Jarred Tinordi is currently suspended by the NHL for PED use.

Boston Bruins

Centre Patrice Bergeron is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Winger Brian Ferlin is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Adam McQuaid is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Kevan Miller is on injured reserve with a left hand injury. Winger Frank Vatrano is on injured reserve with a foot injury.

Buffalo Sabres

Centre Jack Eichel is sidelined indefinitely with an ankle injury. Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Winger Kyle Okposo is day-to-day with a knee injury.

Calgary Flames

Defenceman Ladislav Smid is on injured reserve with a neck injury.

Carolina Hurricanes

Defenceman Tyler Ganly is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Centre Andrew Miller is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Ryan Murphy is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jakub Nakladal is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

Centre Andrew Desjardins is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Winger Ryan Hartman is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Colorado Avalanche

No injury news for Colorado this week.

Columbus Blue Jackets

Winger David Clarkson is on injured reserve with a back injury. Defenceman Cody Goloubef is on injured reserve with an oblique injury. Defenceman Jacob Graves is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Dillon Heatherington is on injured reserve with a wrist injury. Winger Keegan Kolesar is on injured reserve with a hernia. Goaltender Joonas Korpisalo is on injured reserve with a groin injury. Defenceman Ryan Murray is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman John Ramage is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

Dallas Stars

Centre Jason Dickinson is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Centre Cody Eakin is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Winger Ales Hemsky is on injured reserve with a groin injury. Winger Mattias Janmark is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Jamie Oleksiak is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Detroit Red Wings

Winger Johan Franzen is on injured reserve with a concussion. Winger Tomas Jurco is on injured reserve with a back injury. Defenceman Niklas Kronwall is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Winger Tomas Nosek is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Dan Renouf is on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Vili Saarijarvi is on injured reserve with a wrist injury. Centre Joe Vitale is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

Edmonton Oilers

Defenceman Brandon Davidson is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Andrew Ference is on injured reserve with a hip injury. Winger Matt Hendricks is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Winger Iiro Pakarinen is on injured reserve with a leg injury.

Florida Panthers

Centre Nick Bjugstad is on injured reserve with a broken hand. Winger Jonathan Huberdeau is on injured reserve with a leg injury.

Los Angeles Kings

Winger Marian Gaborik is on injured reserve with a broken right foot. Goaltender Jonathan Quick is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Slava Voynov is currently suspended by the team for his criminal activity.

Minnesota Wild

Defenceman Victor Bartley is on injured reserve with a triceps injury. Winger Chase Lang is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

Montreal Canadiens

Winger Brian Flynn is day-to-day with a neck injury. Goaltender Carey Price is day-to-day with the flu.

Nashville Predators

Defenceman Anthony Bitetto is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

Winger Luke Gazdic is on injured reserve with a foot injury. Winger Sergey Kalinin is on injured reserve with an illness. Defenceman Jon Merrill is on injured reserve with a broken finger. Centre Marc Savard is on injured reserve with a concussion.

New York Islanders

Winger Eric Boulton is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Centre Mikhail Grabovski is on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

New York Rangers

Centre Josh Jooris is day-to-day with a groin injury. Defenceman Kevin Klein is day-to-day with back spasms. Centre Oscar Lindberg is on injured reserve with a hip injury.

Ottawa Senators

Winger Clarke MacArthur is on injured reserve with a concussion.

Philadelphia Flyers

Defenceman Michael Del Zotto is sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Radko Gudas is currently suspended by the NHL for an illegal check to the head of Boston's Austin Czarnik. Centre Scott Laughton is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Winger Brayden Schenn is currently suspended by the NHL for charging Washington's TJ Oshie.

Pittsburgh Penguins

Defenceman Lukas Bengtsson is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Winger Teddy Blueger is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Centre Sidney Crosby is sidelined indefinitely with a concussion. Winger Thomas Di Pauli is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Winger Pascal Dupuis is on injured reserve with blood clots. Goaltender Matt Murray is day-to-day with a hand injury. Winger Bryan Rust is on injured reserve with a finger injury. Winger Daniel Sprong is on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

San Jose Sharks

No injury news for San Jose this week.

St. Louis Blues

Winger Jaden Schwartz is on injured reserve with a left elbow injury.

Tampa Bay Lightning

Winger Ryan Callahan is on injured reserve with a hip injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Defenceman Jared Cowen is currently suspended by the team pending an arbitration hearing to determine whether he can be bought out. Winger Nathan Horton is on injured reserve with a back injury. Winger Josh Leivo is on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Winger Joffrey Lupul is on injured reserve with a sports hernia. Defenceman Stephane Robidas is on injured reserve with a knee injury.

Vancouver Canucks

Defenceman Tom Nilsson is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Winger Anton Rodin is on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

Washington Capitals

No injury news for Washington this week.

Winnipeg Jets

Centre Bryan Little is sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury.