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The Weakly Report: 1/1/17-1/7/17

The latest in NHL injury and suspension news.

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Anaheim Ducks

January 1: Defenceman Sami Vatanen is back after missing three games with an illness.

January 3: Centre Ryan Getzlaf is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Arizona Coyotes

January 1: Defenceman Anthony DeAngelo has been suspended three games for physical abuse of an official.

January 2: Defenceman Kevin Connauton was recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Tuscon.

January 3: Winger Ryan White has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

January 7: Winger Jordan Martinook is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Centre Martin Hanzal is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Centre Alexander Burmistrov has been placed on injured reserve with visa issues.

Boston Bruins

January 7: Defenceman John-Michael Liles is back after missing 19 games with a concussion. Winger David Backes is back after missing three games with a concussion.

Buffalo Sabres

January 3: Winger William Carrier is back after missing one game with a hand injury. Defenceman Josh Gorges is day-to-day with a hip injury. Centre Ryan O’Reilly has been placed on injured reserve for an appendectomy.

January 5: Centre Ryan O’Reilly is back after missing four games with an appendectomy. Winger William Carrier is day-to-day with an illness. Defenceman Josh Gorges is back after missing one game with a hip injury. Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Calgary Flames

No injury news for Calgary this week.

Carolina Hurricanes

January 4: Goaltender Eddie Lack has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.

January 5: Centre Elias Lindholm has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Justin Faulk is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

January 1: Centre Marcus Kruger has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

January 4: Winger Marian Hossa is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury.

Colorado Avalanche

January 5: Goaltender Semyon Varlamov is back after missing six games with a groin injury.

January 6: Defenceman Francois Beauchemin is day-to-day with an illness.

Columbus Blue Jackets

No injury news for Columbus this week.

Dallas Stars

January 3: Winger Jamie Benn is day-to-day with a foot injury.

January 4: Winger Antoine Roussel is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury. Winger Jamie Benn has been placed on injured reserve with a foot injury.

January 6: Defenceman Patrik Nemeth has been reassigned to AHL Texas for conditioning purposes.

Detroit Red Wings

January 1: Centre Riley Sheahan is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

January 5: Defenceman Alexey Marchenko is back after missing four games with a shoulder injury. Defenceman Brendan Smith has been placed on injured reserve with a right knee injury. Defenceman Niklas Kronwall has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Edmonton Oilers

January 3: Defenceman Andrej Sekera is back after missing two games with an illness.

January 5: Defenceman Brandon Davidson is day-to-day with an illness.

Florida Panthers

January 4: Defenceman Dylan McIlrath has been reassigned to AHL Springfield for conditioning purposes.

January 5: Centre Seth Griffith has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.

January 6: Winger Colton Sceviour is back after missing two games with a shoulder injury.

January 7: Centre Nick Bjugstad has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Roberto Luongo is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

No injury news for Los Angeles this week.

Minnesota Wild

No injury news for Minnesota this week.

Montreal Canadiens

January 5: Winger Brendan Gallagher has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Winger Paul Byron is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Nashville Predators

January 1: Defenceman PK Subban has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

January 3: Defenceman Anthony Bitetto is back after missing 14 games with a broken hand. Defenceman Anthony Bitetto has been reassigned to AHL Milwaukee for conditioning purposes.

January 4: Defenceman Anthony Bitetto has been recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Milwaukee.

January 5: Winger James Neal is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

January 6: Winger Viktor Arvidsson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

January 7: Winger James Neal has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

January 2: Winger Taylor Hall is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury. Centre Travis Zajac is day-to-day with an illness. Centre Jacob Josefson is day-to-day with an illness.

January 3: Centre Travis Zajac is back after missing one game with an illness.

January 5: Defenceman Andy Greene is day-to-day with a wrist injury.

January 7: Centre Jacob Josefson has been placed on injured reserve with an illness.

New York Islanders

No injury news for the Islanders this week.

New York Rangers

January 3: Winger Matt Puempel has been sidelined indefinitely with a concussion.

January 4: Defenceman Marc Staal is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

January 6: Winger Pavel Buchnevich is back after missing 26 games with back spasms.

January 7: Winger Matt Puempel has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.

Ottawa Senators

January 7: Winger Zack Smith is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury.

Philadelphia Flyers

January 1: Winger Matt Read is back after missing 11 games with an oblique injury. Defenceman Radko Gudas is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

January 3: Goaltender Michal Neuvirth is back after missing 23 games with a left knee injury.

Pittsburgh Penguins

January 7: Winger Daniel Sprong is back after missing 29 games for shoulder surgery.

San Jose Sharks

January 3: Defenceman Marc-Edouard Vlasic has been placed on injured reserve with a facial injury. Defenceman David Schlemko is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

January 2: Winger Nail Yakupov is day-to-day with an illness.

January 4: Defenceman Carl Gunnarsson is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

January 7: Winger Nail Yakupov is back after missing two games with an illness.

Tampa Bay Lightning

January 3: Winger Ryan Callahan is back after missing 15 games with a lower-body injury. Centre Brian Boyle is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

January 5: Centre Cedric Paquette is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury.

January 7: Centre Brian Boyle has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Braydon Coburn is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

January 2: Defenceman Frank Corrado has been reassigned to AHL Toronto for conditioning purposes.

January 7: Winger Nikita Soshnikov is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Vancouver Canucks

January 2: Winger Alexandre Burrows is day-to-day with an eye injury.

January 4: Winger Alexandre Burrows is back after missing one game with an eye injury.

January 6: Winger Alexandre Burrows is day-to-day with an illness.

January 7: Defenceman Christopher Tanev is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Winger Alexandre Burrows is back after missing one game with an illness. Defenceman Ben Hutton is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Washington Capitals

January 5: Centre Evgeny Kuznetsov has been fined $2000 for diving.

Winnipeg Jets

No injury news for Winnipeg this week.