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The Weakly Report: 12/2/18-12/8/18

The latest in NHL injury and suspension news. All information from SportsForecaster.com.

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Anaheim Ducks

December 6: Left winger Rickard Rakell is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Arizona Coyotes

December 2: Left winger Michael Grabner has been sidelined indefinitely with a left eye injury.

December 3: Left winger Michael Grabner has been placed on injured reserve with a left eye injury.

December 6: Goaltender Antti Raanta has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Right winger Vinnie Hinostroza has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Boston Bruins

December 6: Defenceman Charlie McAvoy is back after missing 20 games with a concussion. Defenceman Kevan Miller has been placed on injured reserve with a larynx injury.

December 8: Left winger Jake DeBrusk is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Buffalo Sabres

December 2: Right winger Jason Pominville is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

December 4: Left winger Conor Sheary is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Jake McCabe has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

December 7: Defenceman Casey Nelson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Carter Hutton is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 8: Right winger Jason Pominville is back after missing two games with an undisclosed injury.

Calgary Flames

December 7: Left winger Ryan Lomberg has been suspended one game for leaving the bench to start an altercation with Minnesota’s Matt Dumba. Defenceman Mark Giordano has been suspended two games for kneeing Minnesota’s Mikko Koivu.

December 8: Defenceman Juuso Valimaki has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Centre Mikael Backlund has been placed on injured reserve with a head injury.

Carolina Hurricanes

December 5: Defenceman Brett Pesce is back after missing nine games with a lower-body injury.

December 6: Centre Jordan Staal is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 7: Left winger Micheal Ferland has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion. Goaltender Curtis McElhinney is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

December 6: Defenceman Gustav Forsling is day-to-day with a shoulder injury.

December 8: Defenceman Gustav Forsling has been placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury. Defenceman Connor Murphy is back after missing 30 games with a back injury.

Colorado Avalanche

December 4: Defenceman Tyson Barrie is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

Columbus Blue Jackets

December 5: Defenceman Dean Kukan has been reassigned to AHL Cleveland for conditioning purposes.

Dallas Stars

December 3: Right winger Blake Comeau is day-to-day for personal reasons.

December 7: Centre Martin Hanzal is back after missing 29 games with a back injury. Right winger Blake Comeau is back after missing one game for personal reasons.

Detroit Red Wings

December 3: Right winger Tyler Bertuzzi has been suspended two games for roughing and unsportsmanlike conduct against Colorado’s Matt Calvert.

December 4: Right winger Anthony Mantha has been placed on injured reserve with a hand injury.

December 6: Defenceman Danny DeKeyser has been placed on injured reserve with a left hand injury.

December 7: Right winger Tyler Bertuzzi is back after missing two games with a suspension.

December 8: Defenceman Trevor Daley has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Edmonton Oilers

December 2: Right winger Valentin Zykov has been placed on the injured/non-roster list with visa issues.

December 3: Centre Connor McDavid is day-to-day with an illness. Centre Ryan Spooner is day-to-day with an illness.

December 5: Centre Ryan Spooner is back after missing one game with an illness. Centre Connor McDavid is back after missing one game with an illness. Left winger Drake Caggiula is day-to-day with a hand injury.

December 6: Left winger Valentin Zykov is back after missing three games with visa issues. Left winger Drake Caggiula has been placed on injured reserve with a hand injury.

Florida Panthers

December 4: Goaltender Roberto Luongo is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Right winger Nick Bjugstad is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Centre Denis Malgin is back after missing six games with an upper-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

December 2: Left winger Ilya Kovalchuk has been sidelined indefinitely with an ankle injury. Centre Adrian Kempe is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 3: Left winger Ilya Kovalchuk has been placed on injured reserve with an ankle injury.

December 4: Centre Adrian Kempe is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Right winger Nikita Scherbak is back after missing nine games with a lower-body injury.

December 6: Right winger Nikita Scherbak is day-to-day with visa issues.

December 7: Right winger Nikita Scherbak is back after missing one game with visa issues.

Minnesota Wild

December 7: Centre Mikko Koivu is day-to-day with a knee injury.

Montreal Canadiens

No injury news for Montreal this week.

Nashville Predators

December 3: Centre Nick Bonino is back after missing one game with an illness.

New Jersey Devils

December 3: Left winger Jesper Bratt is day-to-day with an illness.

December 6: Left winger Jesper Bratt is back after missing one game with an illness.

New York Islanders

December 4: Goaltender Robin Lehner is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

December 8: Goaltender Robin Lehner is back after missing two games with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Tom Kuhnhackl is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

New York Rangers

December 8: Left winger Vladislav Namestnikov is back after missing three games with a concussion. Defenceman Brendan Smith is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Ottawa Senators

December 7: Centre Matt Duchene has been placed on injured reserve with a groin injury.

December 8: Defenceman Maxime Lajoie is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury. Right winger Bobby Ryan has been sidelined indefinitely with a concussion. Defenceman Christian Jaros is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Philadelphia Flyers

December 8: Centre Sean Couturier is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Pittsburgh Penguins

December 5: Right winger Dominik Simon is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Right winger Dominik Simon has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

December 8: Right winger Patric Hornqvist is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

San Jose Sharks

December 5: Right winger Timo Meier is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

December 3: Defenceman Alex Pietrangelo has been placed on injured reserve with a hand injury. Defenceman Carl Gunnarsson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Left winger Robby Fabbri has been placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

December 7: Left winger Alexander Steen is back after missing two games with a concussion.

Tampa Bay Lightning

No injury news for Tampa Bay this week.

Toronto Maple Leafs

No injury news for Toronto this week.

Vancouver Canucks

December 4: Centre Jay Beagle is back after missing 24 games with a broken forearm. Defenceman Erik Gudbranson is back after missing three games with a neck injury.

Vegas Golden Knights

December 4: Left winger Max Pacioretty is day-to-day with an illness.

December 6: Left winger Max Pacioretty is back after missing one game with an illness.

Washington Capitals

December 6: Right winger Tom Wilson has been sidelined indefinitely with a concussion.

December 8: Right winger TJ Oshie has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

Winnipeg Jets

December 4: Left winger Andrew Copp is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Josh Morrissey is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Left winger Andrew Copp has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Dustin Byfuglien is back after missing four games with a concussion. Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov is back after missing 12 games with an upper-body injury.