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The Weakly Report: 12/3/17-12/9/17

The latest in NHL injury and suspension news.

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Anaheim Ducks

December 5: Forward Rickard Rakell is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Hampus Lindholm has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Centre Joseph Blandisi is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Arizona Coyotes

December 5: Goaltender Antti Raanta is back after missing six games with an upper-body injury.

Boston Bruins

December 7: Centre Ryan Spooner has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Left winger Jake DeBrusk is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

December 9: Right winger Noel Acciari is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Buffalo Sabres

December 5: Defenceman Nathan Beaulieu is day-to-day with an illness.

Calgary Flames

December 6: Right winger Jaromir Jagr is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Left winger Matthew Tkachuk has been suspended for unsportsmanlike conduct against Toronto.

December 8: Left winger Matthew Tkachuk is back after missing one game with a suspension.

Carolina Hurricanes

No injury news for Carolina this week.

Chicago Blackhawks

December 8: Goaltender Corey Crawford is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury.

December 9: Defenceman Cody Franson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Colorado Avalanche

December 5: Forward Colin Wilson is back after missing three games with a hip/groin injury.

December 6: Left winger Gabriel Landeskog is back after missing four games.

December 7: Defenceman Patrik Nemeth is back after missing 12 games with a lower body injury.

Columbus Blue Jackets

December 8: Defenceman Markus Nutivaara is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury.

Dallas Stars

December 6: Goaltender Ben Bishop is day-to-day with a sore back.

December 8: Goaltender Ben Bishop is back after missing one game with a sore back.

December 9: Left winger Antoine Roussel is back after missing four games with the flu.

Detroit Red Wings

December 9: Left winger David Booth is day-to-day with a groin injury.

Edmonton Oilers

No injury news for Edmonton this week.

Florida Panthers

December 5: Goaltender Roberto Luongo has been sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Centre Aleskander Barkov is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

December 3: Centre Torrey Mitchell is back after missing five games with visa issues.

December 7: Left winger Andy Andreoff is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury.

Minnesota Wild

No injury news for Minnesota this week.

Montreal Canadiens

December 7: Centre Jonathan Drouin is day-to-day with the flu.

December 9: Centre Jonathan Drouin is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

Nashville Predators

December 4: Centre Ryan Johansen is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Yannick Weber is back after missing 10 games with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Centre Ryan Johansen has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

No injury news for New Jersey this week.

New York Islanders

December 3: Centre Casey Cizikas has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Centre Casey Cizikas is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury. Centre Alan Quine is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Johnny Boychuk is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

December 9: Centre Alan Quine is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

New York Rangers

December 5: Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist is day-to-day with the flu. Centre Mika Zibanejad has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.

December 7: Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist is back after missing one game with the flu.

Ottawa Senators

No injury news for Ottawa this week.

Philadelphia Flyers

December 6: Defenceman Brandon Manning has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Goaltender Michal Neuvirth has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

December 8: Defenceman Radko Gudas is back after missing ten games with a suspension.

Pittsburgh Penguins

December 7: Defenceman Justin Schultz has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Left winger Tom Kuhnhackl is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

San Jose Sharks

December 3: Centre Joe Thornton has been fined $5000 for slashing Tampa Bay’s Tyler Johnson.

December 5: Defenceman Brenden Dillon has been suspended one game for slashing Washington’s Madison Bowey.

December 7: Defenceman Paul Martin is back after missing 24 games with an ankle injury.

December 8: Defenceman Brenden Dillon is back after missing one game with a suspension.

December 9: Defenceman Paul Martin has been reassigned to AHL San Jose for conditioning purposes. Defenceman Tim Heed is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury. Left winger Barclay Goodrow is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

December 7: Goaltender Carter Hutton is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Goaltender Cartet Hutton has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Tampa Bay Lightning

December 3: Centre Cedric Paquette is back after missing one game with a suspension.

December 9: Defenceman Jake Dotchin is back after missing eight games with an undisclosed injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

December 6: Centre Tyler Bozak is back after missing one game with an illness.

Vancouver Canucks

December 7: Centre Bo Horvat has been placed on injured reserve with a fractured ankle.

Vegas Golden Knights

December 3: Defenceman Deryk Engelland is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

December 8: Left winger David Perron is back after missing six games with an upper-body injury.

Washington Capitals

December 4: Left winger Chandler Stephenson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 5: Left winger Chandler Stephenson is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Right winger TJ Oshie is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 7: Left winger Andre Burakovsky is back after missing 20 games with a thumb injury.

Winnipeg Jets

December 3: Left winger Kyle Connor is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 5: Left winger Kyle Connor is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.