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The Weakly Report: 5/23/21-5/29/21

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

NHL: Edmonton Oilers at Winnipeg Jets James Carey Lauder-USA TODAY Sports

Anaheim Ducks

No injury news for Anaheim this week.

Arizona Coyotes

No injury news for Arizona this week.

Boston Bruins

May 23: Defenceman Steven Kampfer will miss the remainder of the playoffs with an arm injury.

May 24: Right winger Ondrej Kase will miss the remainder of the playoffs with an upper-body injury.

May 29: Defenceman Jeremy Lauzon is back after missing four playoff games with a hand injury.

Buffalo Sabres

No injury news for Buffalo this week.

Calgary Flames

No injury news for Calgary this week.

Carolina Hurricanes

May 25: Defenceman Jaccob Slavin is back after missing three playoff games with a lower-body injury.

May 29: Left winger Cedric Paquette is back after missing six game and six playoff games with a lower-body injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

No injury news for Chicago this week.

Colorado Avalanche

May 25: Defenceman Bowen Byram is back after missing 24 games and four playoff games with a head injury.

May 26: Centre Jayson Megna is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

Columbus Blue Jackets

No injury news for Columbus this week.

Dallas Stars

No injury news for Dallas this week.

Detroit Red Wings

No injury news for Detroit this week.

Edmonton Oilers

May 24: Right winger Josh Archibald has been suspended one game for clipping Winnipeg’s Logan Stanley. Defenceman Kris Russell is back after missing eight games and three playoff games with a lower-body injury. Right winger Josh Archibald missed the last game of the playoffs with a suspension. Defenceman Oscar Klefbom missed all 56 games of the regular season and all four games of the playoffs with a shoulder injury.

Florida Panthers

May 26: Defenceman Markus Nutivaara is back after missing one playoff game with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Aaron Ekblad missed the last 21 games of the regular season and all six games of the playoffs with a fractured left leg.

Los Angeles Kings

No injury news for Los Angeles this week.

Minnesota Wild

May 24: Defenceman Carson Soucy is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 28: Goaltender Andrew Hammond missed the last four games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury. Left winger Marcus Johansson missed the last four games of the playoffs with a fractured left arm. Defeneman Carson Soucy missed the last three games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury.

Montreal Canadiens

May 23: Defenceman Shea Weber has been fined $5000 for cross-checking Toronto’s Wayne Simmonds.

May 24: Centre Eric Staal is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 25: Centre Eric Staal is back after missing one playoff game with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Artturi Lehkonen is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 29: Defenceman Jon Merrill is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Jon Merrill is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Tomas Tatar is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

Nashville Predators

May 27: Right winger Viktor Arvidsson missed the last four games of the playoff games with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Mark Borowiecki missed the last 29 games of the regular season and all six games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Luca Sbisa missed the last 51 games of the regular season and all six games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

No injury news for New Jersey this week.

New York Islanders

May 26: Right winger Oliver Wahlstrom is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Michael Dal Colle is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

New York Rangers

No injury news for the Rangers this week.

Ottawa Senators

No injury news for Ottawa this week.

Philadelphia Flyers

No injury news for Philadelphia this week.

Pittsburgh Penguins

May 26: Goaltender Casey DeSmith missed the last three games of the regular season and all six games of the playoffs with a lower-body injury.

San Jose Sharks

No injury news for San Jose this week.

St. Louis Blues

May 23: Left winger David Perron missed all four games of the playoffs due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Robert Bortuzzo missed the last two games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Justin Faulk missed the last two games of the playoffs with a head injury. Left winger Nathan Walker missed all four games of the playoffs due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Vince Dunn missed the last 11 games of the regular season and all four games of the playoffs with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Carl Gunnarsson missed the last 37 games of the regular season and all four games of the playoffs with a right knee injury. Right winger Oskar Sundqvist missed the last 26 games of the regular season and all four games of the playoffs with torn left ACL.

Tampa Bay Lightning

May 25: Left winger Pat Maroon has been fined $3879.31 for unsportsmanlike conduct against Florida. Defenceman Ryan McDonagh has been fined $5000 for cross-checking Florida’s Mason Marchment.

May 26: Left winger Barclay Goodrow is back after missing one game and five playoff games with an upper-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

May 29: Left winger Nick Foligno is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

May 29: Left winger Nick Foligno is back after missing three games with a lower-body injury.

Vancouver Canucks

No injury news for Vancouver this week.

Vegas Golden Knights

May 24: Defenceman Brayden McNabb is back after missing one playoff game with an undisclosed injury.

May 26: Defenceman Brayden McNabb is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Ryan Reaves is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 27: Centre Peyton Krebs is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

May 28: Right winger Ryan Reaves is back after missing one playoff game due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Peyton Krebs has been activated from the COVID-19 list. Left winger Max Pacioretty is back after missing six games and six playoff games with an undisclosed injury.

Washington Capitals

May 23: Goaltender Vitek Vanacek missed the last four games of the playoffs with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Henrik Lundqvist missed all 56 games of the regular season and all five games of the playoffs with a heart condition. Defenceman Michal Kempny missed all 56 games of the regular season and all five games of the playoffs with an achilles tendon injury.

Winnipeg Jets

May 23: Left winger Nikolaj Ehlers is back after missing nine games and two playoff games with an upper-body injury.