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The Weakly Report: 12/1/19-12/7/19

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

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Anaheim Ducks

December 2: Goaltender John Gibson is day-to-day with an illness.

December 7: Left winger Nick Ritchie is day-to-day with a knee injury.

Arizona Coyotes

No injury news for Arizona this week.

Boston Bruins

December 1: Right winger David Backes is back after missing 13 games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman John Moore has been reassigned to AHL Providence for conditioning purposes.

December 2: Defenceman John Moore has been recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Providence.

December 5: Defenceman John Moore is back after missing 28 games with a shoulder injury.

December 7: Right winger Brett Ritchie is back after missing six games with an infection. Centre Patric Bergeron has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Buffalo Sabres

December 7: Right winger Kyle Okposo is back after missing 10 games with a concussion.

Calgary Flames

December 4: Centre Austin Czarnik has been reassigned to AHL Stockton for conditioning purposes.

December 5: Defenceman Travis Hamonic is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Centre Mark Jankowski is day-to-day with an illness.

Carolina Hurricanes

No injury news for Carolina this week.

Chicago Blackhawks

December 2: Right winger Andrew Shaw has been sidelined indefinitely with a concussion. Goaltender Kevin Lankinen has been recalled from AHL Rockford on an emergency basis. Goaltender Robin Lehner is day-to-day with the flu.

December 5: Defenceman Olli Maatta is day-to-day with the flu. Centre Dylan Strome is back after missing four games with a concussion. Goaltender Robin Lehner is back after missing one game with the flu.

December 6: Right winger Andrew Shaw has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion. Defenceman Duncan Keith has been placed on injured reserve with a groin injury.

Colorado Avalanche

December 4: Centre Vladislav Kamenev is day-to-day with an illness. Left winger Matt Calvert is back after missing six games with a head injury.

December 5: Centre Nazem Kadri is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Right winger Andre Burakovsky is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury. Left winger Gabriel Landeskog is back after missing 16 games with a lower-body injury.

December 7: Right winger Matt Calvert is day-to-day for personal reasons. Centre Vladislav Kamenev is back after missing two games with an illness.

Columbus Blue Jackets

December 1: Defenceman Zach Werenski has been sidelined indefinitely with a shoulder injury.

December 6: Defenceman Zach Werenski has been placed on injured reserve with a shoulder injury.

Dallas Stars

No injury news for Dallas this week.

Detroit Red Wings

No injury news for Detroit this week.

Edmonton Oilers

December 1: Goaltender Stuart Skinner has been recalled from AHL Bakersfield on an emergency basis. Goaltender Mike Smith is day-to-day with a leg injury. Right winger Zack Kassian is day-to-day with a back injury. Defenceman Kris Russell has been placed on injured reserve for personal reasons.

December 3: Goaltender Mike Smith is back after missing one game with a leg injury. Goaltender Stuart Skinner has been reassigned to AHL Bakersfield following his emergency recall. Defenceman Matt Benning has been placed on injured reserve with a head injury.

December 4: Defenceman Kris Russell is back after missing one game for personal reasons.

Florida Panthers

No injury news for Florida this week.

Los Angeles Kings

December 6: Left winger Kyle Clifford is day-to-day with an illness.

December 7: Left winger Kyle Clifford is back after missing one game with an illness. Defenceman Derek Forbort has been recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Ontario.

Minnesota Wild

December 1: Left winger Marcus Foligno is back after missing 10 games with a lower-body injury.

December 2: Defenceman Greg Pateryn has been reassigned to AHL Iowa for conditioning purposes.

December 4: Centre Mikko Koivu is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jared Spurgeon has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

December 6: Defenceman Greg Pateryn has been recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Iowa. Defenceman Greg Pateryn has been placed on injured reserve with a core muscle injury. Centre Mikko Koivu has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

Montreal Canadiens

December 1: Defenceman Victor Mete is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 2: Defenceman Victor Mete has been placed on injured reserve with an ankle injury.

December 6: Centre Jesperi Kotkaniemi has been sidelined indefinitely with a concussion.

Nashville Predators

December 3: Centre Mikael Granlund is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

December 4: Centre Ryan Johansen has been fined $5000 for elbowing Tampa Bay’s Brayden Point.

New Jersey Devils

December 5: Defenceman Matt Tennyson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

December 6: Defenceman Connor Carrick has been reassigned to AHL Binghamton for conditioning purposes. Centre Nico Hischier is day-to-day with an illness. Centre Jack Hughes is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

New York Islanders

December 5: Left winger Tom Kuhnhackl has been reassigned to AHL Bridgeport for conditioning purposes.

New York Rangers

December 4: Defenceman Yegor Rykev is back after missing 26 games with an ankle injury.

December 6: Defenceman Libor Hajek has been sidelined indefinitely with a sprained knee. Defenceman Marc Staal is back after missing 13 games with an ankle injury. Centre Greg McKegg is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury.

Ottawa Senators

December 4: Goaltender Craig Anderson is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

December 5: Left winger Nick Paul is day-to-day with a strained neck.

December 7: Defenceman Cody Goloubef is back after missing seven games with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Brady Tkachuk has been fined $2486.56 for cross-checking Philadelphia’s Scott Laughton.

Philadelphia Flyers

December 4: Left winger Michael Raffl has been placed on injured reserve with a broken finger.

Pittsburgh Penguins

December 1: Defenceman Brian Dumoulin has been sidelined indefinitely for left ankle surgery.

December 3: Right winger Patric Hornqvist has been sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury.

December 4: Defenceman Jack Johnson is day-to-day with an illness.

December 6: Defenceman Justin Schultz is back after missing seven games with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jack Johnson is back after missing one game with an illness. Right winger Bryan Rust is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury. Right winger Patric Hornqvist has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

San Jose Sharks

December 4: Centre Antti Suomela has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Left winger Evander Kane has been fined $5000 for elbowing Washington’s Radko Gudas.

St. Louis Blues

December 1: Defenceman Robert Bortuzzo is back after missing four games with a suspension.

December 4: Defenceman Carl Gunnarsson is back after missing two games with an illness.

Tampa Bay Lightning

December 5: Left winger Alex Killorn is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

December 4: Left winger Mason Marchment is back after missing 28 games with an undisclosed injury. Right winger Mitchell Marner is back after missing 11 games with an ankle injury.

December 6: Left winger Andreas Johnsson has been placed on injured reserve with a leg injury.

Vancouver Canucks

December 1: Left winger Antoine Roussel has been recalled from his conditioning stint with AHL Utica. Defenceman Alexander Edler is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

December 2: Centre Tyler Graovac has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Jacob Markstrom has been placed on the injured non-roster list for personal reasons.

December 3: Left winger Antoine Roussel is back after missing 28 games with a knee injury. Defenceman Alexander Edler has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

Vegas Golden Knights

December 1: Goaltender Garret Sparks has been recalled from AHL Chicago on an emergency basis. Centre Cody Eakin has been sidelined indefinitely with an upper-body injury.

December 2: Centre Nicolas Roy has been reassigned to AHL Chicago following his emergency recall.

December 4: Goaltender Garret Sparks has been reassigned to AHL Chicago following his emergency recall.

December 5: Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury is back after missing four games for personal reasons.

Washington Capitals

December 3: Left winger Carl Hagelin is back after missing 11 games with an upper-body injury.

December 7: Centre Jay Beagle is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury. Left winger Micheal Ferland is back after missing 17 games with a concussion. Goaltender Jacob Markstrom is back after missing one game for personal reasons.

Winnipeg Jets

December 4: Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

December 5: Defenceman Nathan Beaulieu is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury.