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

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Anaheim Ducks

March 1: Defenceman Hampus Lindholm is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

March 3: Defenceman Hampus Lindholm has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

March 4: Left winger Sonny Milano has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.

March 5: Defenceman Josh Manson is back after missing 20 games with an oblique injury. Defenceman Brendan Guhle is back after missing 23 games with a sprained MCL.

Arizona Coyotes

March 2: Right winger John Hayden is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 3: Right winger Conor Garland is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

March 5: Goaltender Darcy Kuemper is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

Boston Bruins

February 28: Centre David Krejco has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Kevan Miller has been placed on injured reserve with a knee injury. Defenceman Jarred Tinrodi has been placed on the non-roster due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 2: Defenceman Jarred Tinordi is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 3: Centre Charlie Coyle is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Matt Grzelcyk is back after missing seven games with a lower-body injury. Centre David Krejci is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury.

March 5: Centre Charlie Coyle is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 6: Defenceman Brandon Carlo is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Buffalo Sabres

February 28: Centre Jack Eichel is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

Calgary Flames

March 3: Centre Derek Ryan is back after missing 13 games with a broken finger.

March 4: Goaltender Jacob Markstrom is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury.

Carolina Hurricanes

March 3: Right winger Nino Niederreiter has been fined $5000 for goaltender interference against Nashville’s Juuse Saros.

March 4: Right winger Tuevo Teravainen is back after missing seven games with a concussion. Defenceman Brett Pesce has been fined $5000 for tripping Detroit’s Robby Fabbri.

Chicago Blackhawks

March 3: Defenceman Lucas Carlsson is back after missing four games with a strained groin.

March 6: Centre Dylan Strome has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.

Colorado Avalanche

March 1: Defenceman Bowen Byram is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 5: Defenceman Dennis Gilbert is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Nathan MacKinnon is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Cale Makar has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

March 6: Centre JT Compher is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Bowen Byram has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

Columbus Blue Jackets

No injury news for Columbus this week.

Dallas Stars

March 2: Defenceman Andrej Sekera is day-to-day with an illness.

March 4: Centre Roope Hintz is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Andrej Sekera is back after missing one game with an illness.

March 6: Centre Roope Hintz is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

Detroit Red Wings

February 28: Defenceman Patrik Nemeth is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Left winger Robby Fabbri is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Troy Stecher has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

March 2: Defenceman Patrik Nemeth is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Robby Fabbri is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

Edmonton Oilers

March 2: Right winger Alex Chiasson has been suspended one game for cross-checking Toronto’s Jimmy Vesey.

March 3: Left winger James Neal is back after missing four games with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Dominik Kahun is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

March 4: Right winger Alex Chiasson is back after missing one game with a suspension.

March 6: Right winger Josh Archibald is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Dominik Kahun is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

Florida Panthers

March 1: Right winger Anthony Duclair has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Noah Juulsen has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury. Centre Noel Acciari is back after missing eight games with an upper-body injury.

March 3: Defenceman Gustav Forsling is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury.

March 5: Defenceman Anton Stralman is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

No injury news for Los Angeles this week.

Minnesota Wild

March 2: Right winger Ryan Hartman is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 3: Centre Marcus Johansson has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury.

Montreal Canadiens

March 6: Right winger Josh Archibald is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

Nashville Predators

February 28: Defenceman Mark Borowiecki is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 1: Right winger Mathieu Olivier is back after missing eight games with an upper-body injury.

March 2: Defenceman Ryan Ellis has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Right winger Luke Kunin has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. Centre Ryan Johansen is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 3: Goaltender Juuse Saros is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 4: Centre Brad Richardson is back after missing 14 games with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Juuse Saros has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury. Centre Ryan Johansen is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Mark Borowiecki is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury.

March 5: Goaltender Connor Ingram is back after missing 17 games for personal reasons.

March 6: Centre Matt Duchene has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

February 28: Centre Nico Hischier is day-to-day with a facial injury.

March 4: Centre Nico Hischier has been placed on injured reserve with a head injury.

New York Islanders

March 2: Right winger Cal Clutterbuck is back after missing two games with an undisclosed injury.

New York Rangers

March 1: Defenceman Anthony Bitetto is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

March 2: Centre Filip Chytil is back after missing 14 games with an upper-body injury. Right winger Kaapo Kakko is back after missing four games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 5: Goaltender Igor Shesterkin is day-to-day with a strained groin. Defenceman Anthony Bitetto is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

Ottawa Senators

March 3: Left winger Ryan Dzingel is back after missing nine games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 4: Defenceman Mike Reilly is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Philadelphia Flyers

February 28: Right winger Travis Konecny is back after missing five games due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 4: Right winger Joel Farabee is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 5: Defenceman Philippe Myers is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

March 6: Right winger Joel Farabee is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions.

Pittsburgh Penguins

March 2: Centre Sidney Crosby has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 4: Centre Sidney Crosby is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Mark Jankowski is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

March 6: Defenceman Mark Friedman is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Left winger Evan Rodrigeus is back after missing 16 games with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Brian Dumoulin is back after missing 15 games with a lower-body injury. Right winger Colton Sceviour has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

San Jose Sharks

March 4: Right winger Joachim Blichfeld has been suspended two games for an illegal check to the head of Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon.

March 5: Centre Tomas Hertl has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions. Left winger Marcus Sorensen has been placed on the non-roster list due to COVID-19 precautions.

March 6: Right winger Timo Meier is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

St. Louis Blues

February 28: Centre Jacob De La Rose has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury.

March 6: Defenceman Colton Parayko has been placed on injured reserve with a back injury. Right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is back after missing 24 games with a shoulder injury. Centre Oskar Sundqvist is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

Tampa Bay Lightning

March 4: Defenceman Erik Cernak is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

March 5: Defenceman Erik Cernak is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Jan Rutta is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

March 1: Goaltender Jack Campbell is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

March 3: Goaltender Frederik Andersen is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury. Centre Auston Matthews is back after missing two games with a wrist injury.

Vancouver Canucks

March 4: Centre Elias Pettersson is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

Vegas Golden Knights

March 1: Left winger Tomas Nosek is back after missing seven games due to COVID-19 precautions.

Washington Capitals

March 3: Centre Evgeny Kuznetsov is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury.

March 4: Left winger Alex Ovechkin has been speared $5000 for spearing Boston’s Trent Frederic.

March 6: Right winger Tom Wilson has been suspended seven games for boarding Boston’s Brandon Carlo.

Winnipeg Jets

March 2: Defenceman Tucker Poolman is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.