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The Weakly Report: 12/31/17-1/6/18

The latest in NHL injury and suspension news.

Buffalo Sabres v Winnipeg Jets

Anaheim Ducks

January 2: Right winger Ondrej Kase is day-to-day with the flu.

January 6: Right winger Corey Perry is back after missing 11 games with a right leg injury.

Arizona Coyotes

January 6: Centre Brad Richardson is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury.

Boston Bruins

January 1: Left winger Peter Cehlarik is back after missing 16 games with a leg injury.

Buffalo Sabres

January 1: Defenceman Viktor Antipin is day-to-day with an illness.

January 5: Defenceman Taylor Fedun is back after missing 22 games with a lower-body injury.

Calgary Flames

December 31: Right winger Michael Frolik has been placed on injured reserve with a fractured jaw.

January 4: Right winger Jaromir Jagr is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Carolina Hurricanes

January 3: Centre Marcus Kruger has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

January 5: Centre Marcus Kruger is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

No injury news for Chicago this week.

Colorado Avalanche

December 31: Centre JT Compher has been sidelined indefinitely with an upper-body injury.

January 2: Right winger Sven Andrighetto is day-to-day with a leg injury.

January 3: Goaltender Semyon Varlamov is day-to-day with a muscle strain.

Columbus Blue Jackets

January 1: Centre Zac Dalpe has been recalled from AHL Cleveland on an emergency basis.

January 3: Centre Zac Dalpe has been reassigned to AHL Cleveland following an emergency recall.

Dallas Stars

January 2: Left winger Remi Elie is day-to-day with an illness.

January 4: Centre Martin Hanzal is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Marc Methot is back after missing 26 games with a knee injury.

January 5: Left winger Remi Elie is back after missing two games with an illness.

Detroit Red Wings

January 3: Right winger Anthony Mantha is back after missing two games with a groin injury.

January 6: Goaltender Jimmy Howard is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Edmonton Oilers

January 3: Left winger Patrick Maroon has been suspended two games for interference against Los Angeles’ Drew Doughty.

January 6: Goaltender Al Montoya is back after missing 25 games with a concussion.

Florida Panthers

January 2: Defenceman Ian McCoshen is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

January 6: Defenceman Christian Folin is back after missing six games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Jake Muzzin has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

Minnesota Wild

January 2: Left winger Zach Parise is back after missing 39 games with a back injury.

January 4: Left winger Nino Niederreiter is back after missing five games with an ankle injury.

Montreal Canadiens

No injury news for Montreal this week.

Nashville Predators

January 2: Defenceman Ryan Ellis is back after missing 38 games with a knee injury.

New Jersey Devils

No injury news for New Jersey this week.

New York Islanders

January 6: Left winger Anthony Beauvillier has been recalled from AHL Bridgeport on an emergency basis.

New York Rangers

January 1: Right winger Jesper Fast is back after missing three games with a strained quadricep.

January 3: Left winger Chris Kreider has been placed on injured reserve with blood clots.

January 6: Right winger Mats Zuccarello is day-to-day with an illness.

Ottawa Senators

December 31: Defenceman Fredrik Claesson is back after missing two games with a suspension.

January 3: Right winger Gabriel Dumont is back after missing six games with an ankle injury.

January 5: Left winger Zack Smith is back after missing five games with a shoulder injury.

January 6: Centre Nate Thompson is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Philadelphia Flyers

January 4: Left winger Tyrell Goulbourne is day-to-day for not being with the team.

January 5: Left winger Tyrell Goulbourne is back after missing one game for not being with the team.

Pittsburgh Penguins

January 2: Defenceman Justin Schultz is back after missing 11 games with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Tristan Jarry is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Kris Letang is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

January 4: Defenceman Brian Dumoulin is day-to-day with a concussion. Centre Carter Rowney has been sidelined indefinitely with an upper-body injury.

San Jose Sharks

December 31: Centre Logan Couture is back after missing four games with a concussion.

January 5: Left winger Barclay Goodrow is back after missing 11 games with a lower-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

January 5: Left winger Sammy Blais is back after missing nine games with a lower-body injury.

January 6: Defenceman Vince Dunn has been placed on injured reserve with an illness.

Tampa Bay Lightning

December 31: Defenceman Anton Stralman is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

January 4: Right winger Ryan Callahan is back after missing eight games with an upper-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

January 2: Centre Nazem Kadri is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Curtis McElhinney is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

Vancouver Canucks

January 2: Right winger Jake Virtanen is day-to-day with an illness. Defenceman Christopher Tanev is back after missing seven games with a strained groin.

January 6: Right winger Jake Virtanen is back after missing one game with an illness.

Vegas Golden Knights

January 4: Left winger William Carrier is back after missing 16 games with an upper-body injury. Centre Pierre-Edouard Bellemare is day-to-day for personal reasons.

January 5: Defenceman Jon Merrill has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Luca Sbisa is back after missing nine games with a lower-body injury.

Washington Capitals

January 2: Defenceman Matt Niskanen is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

January 6: Defenceman Matt Niskanen is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

Winnipeg Jets

January 2: Defenceman Dustin Byfuglien is back after missing 10 games with a lower-body injury.

January 6: Defenceman Toby Enstrom is back after missing 23 games with a lower-body injury.