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The Weakly Report: 3/21/21-3/27/21

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

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Anaheim Ducks

March 22: Defenceman Josh Manson is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury.

March 23: Right winger Danton Heinen is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Ben Hutton is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Jacob Larsson is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Goaltender Anthony Stolarz is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 24: Goaltender Anthony Stolarz has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Danton Heinen has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Jacob Larsson has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 25: Goaltender Anthony Stolarz is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Jacob Larsson is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Ben Hutton is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Danton Heinen is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 26: Goaltender John Gibson is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury. Right winger Alexander Volkov has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

Arizona Coyotes

March 23: Defenceman Niklas Hjalmarsson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Antti Raanta has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Right winger Tyler Pitlick has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

March 27: Centre Nick Schmaltz has been fined $5000 for boarding San Jose’s Radim Simek.

Boston Bruins

March 24: Right winger Craig Smith has been activated off the COVID-19 list. Centre David Krejci has been activated off the COVID-19 list. Right winger David Pastrnak has been activated off the non-roster list.

March 25: Defenceman Jarred Tinordi is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Tuukka Rask is back after missing six games with an undisclosed injury.

March 26: Goaltender Tuukka Rask is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Right winger Karson Kuhlman is day-to-day with a left hand injury.

March 27: Defenceman Jeremy Lauzon is back after missing 13 games with a fractured left hand. Right winger Zach Senyshyn is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury. Left winger Brad Marchand has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions. Left winger Jake DeBrusk has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

Buffalo Sabres

March 22: Centre Jack Eichel has been placed on injured reserve with a neck injury. Right winger Kyle Okposo is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Centre Dylan Cozens is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury.

March 24: Right winger Tage Thompson is day-to-day with an illness. Right winger Kyle Okposo has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

March 25: Left winger Rasmus Asplund has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Left winger Tobias Rieder has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

March 27: Right winger Kyle Okposo is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Linus Ullmark is back after missing 15 games with a lower-body injury.

Calgary Flames

March 22: Right winger Brett Ritchie is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 26: Left winger Joakim Nordstrom is back after missing nine games with a lower-body injury.

March 27: Right winger Brett Ritchie is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

Carolina Hurricanes

No injury news for Carolina this week.

Chicago Blackhawks

March 27: Centre Kirby Dach is back after missing 34 games with fractured right wrist.

Colorado Avalanche

March 23: Defenceman Connor Timmins is back after missing eight games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Bowen Byram is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Left winger Matt Calvert is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Bowen Byram is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

March 27: Defenceman Bowen Byram is day-to-day with a head injury.

Columbus Blue Jackets

March 21: Left winger Mikhail Grigorenko is back after missing two games with an illness. Left winger Alexandre Texier is back after missing two games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 27: Goaltender Joonas Korpisalo is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Dallas Stars

March 21: Left winger Andrew Cogliano is back after missing two games with an illness. Right winger Blake Comeau is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Centre Roope Hintz is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 23: Centre Roope Hintz is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury. Right winger Joel Kiviranta has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Mark Pysyk is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Defenceman Andrej Sekera is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Right winger Alexander Radulov has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

March 27: Defenceman Andrej Sekera is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury. Centre Roope Hintz is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Detroit Red Wings

No injury news for Detroit this week.

Edmonton Oilers

March 25: Centre Kyle Turris is back after missing seven games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 27: Right winger Kailer Yamamoto is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury.

Florida Panthers

March 23: Centre Aleksander Barkov is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Defenceman Noah Juulsen has been reassigned to AHL Syracuse for conditioning purposes.

March 27: Right winger Patric Hornqvist has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

Los Angeles Kings

March 22: Defenceman Olli Maatta is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 27: Defenceman Mikey Anderson is day-to-day with an illness.

Minnesota Wild

March 22: Left winger Marcus Johansson is back after missing 16 games with an upper-body injury.

March 23: Goaltender Andrew Hammond is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 24: Left winger Zach Parise has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 25: Defenceman Matt Dumba is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

Montreal Canadiens

March 22: Centre Jesperi Kotkaniemi is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Joel Armia is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

Nashville Predators

March 21: Centre Mikael Granlund is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 23: Centre Mikael Granlund is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Roman Josi is back after missing seven games with an upper-body injury.

March 27: Defenceman Matt Benning is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Left winger Filip Forsberg is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Right winger Luke Kunin is back after missing 13 games with a lower-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

March 21: Goaltender MacKenzie Blackwood is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury. Right winger Nathan Bastian has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

New York Islanders

March 22: Goaltender Cory Schneider is back after missing 13 games due to personal reasons.

March 24: Defenceman Noah Dobson is back after missing five games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 27: Left winger Michael Dal Colle has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

New York Rangers

March 22: Right winger Brett Howden is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 23: Goaltender Igor Shesterkin is back after missing 10 games with a strained groin.

March 25: Left winger Phillip Di Giuseppe is back after missing six games due to COVID-19 precautions.

Ottawa Senators

March 22: Goaltender Anton Forsberg is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 23: Right winger Austin Watson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 24: Right winger Austin Watson has been placed on injured reserve with a broken left hand. Goaltender Marcus Hogberg is back after missing 15 games with a lower-body injury.

March 26: Goaltender Marcus Hogberg has been reassigned to AHL Belleville for conditioning purposes.

Philadelphia Flyers

March 22: Centre Sean Couturier is back after missing one game with a hip injury.

March 26: Defenceman Samuel Morin has been fined $3017.24 for unsportsmanlike conduct against the Rangers’ Brendan Lemieux.

Pittsburgh Penguins

March 24: Right winger Brandon Tanev has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

March 25: Right winger Kasperi Kapanen has been sidelined indefinitely with a lower-body injury.

March 27: Centre Mark Jankowski is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Kasperi Kapanen has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

San Jose Sharks

March 22: Left winger Rudolfs Balcers is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

March 23: Right winger Kurtis Gabriel has been fined $3017.24 for cross-checking Los Angeles’ Kurtis MacDermid.

March 27: Right winger Matt Nieto has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

March 22: Left winger Zach Sanford is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Robert Thomas is back after missing 19 games with a broken thumb.

March 26: Centre Tyler Bozak is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

Tampa Bay Lightning

March 23: Defenceman Ryan McDonagh is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Defenceman Erik Cernak is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

No injury news for Toronto this week.

Vancouver Canucks

March 22: Centre Brandon Sutter is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

March 23: Centre Travis Boyd is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 24: Centre Travis Boyd has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

Vegas Golden Knights

March 21: Left winger Max Pacioretty is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 25: Left winger Max Pacioretty is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

Washington Capitals

No injury news for Washington this week.

Winnipeg Jets

No injury news for Winnipeg this week.