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The Weakly Report: 5/2/21-5/8/21

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

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Anaheim Ducks

May 3: Defenceman Jamie Drysdale is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Centre Adam Henrique is back after missing four games due to COVID-19 precautions.

May 5: Defenceman Jamie Drysdale is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

May 7: Centre Ryan Getzlaf is day-to-day with a back injury. Defenceman Josh Manson is back after missing seven games with a head injury.

May 8: Centre Ryan Getzlaf is back after missing one game with a back injury. Defenceman Haydn Fleury is day-to-day with an illness. Defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Hampus Lindholm missed the last 35 games of the regular season with a fractured left wrist. Left winger Sonny Milano missed the last 33 games of the regular season with a concussion. Right winger Carter Rowney missed the last 37 games of the regular season for right knee surgery. Defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk missed the last game of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Right winger Jakob Silfverberg missed the last nine games of the regular season for right hip surgery. Defenceman Andy Welinski missed the last seven games of the regular season with a lower-body injury.

Arizona Coyotes

May 3: Left winger Conor Garland is back after missing six games with a knee injury. Right winger John Hayden is back after missing one game due to COVID-19 precautions. Centre Nick Schmaltz is day-to-day with a head injury.

May 7: Left winger Lawson Crouse is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Centre Johan Larsson is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 8: Left winger Lawson Crouse missed the last two games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jordan Cross missed the last 14 games of the regular season with a knee injury. Centre Johan Larsson missed the last two games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Right winger Tyler Pitlick missed the last 11 games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Antti Raanta missed the last nine games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Centre Nick Schmaltz missed the last four games of the regular season with a head injury.

Boston Bruins

May 2: Chris Wagner is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

May 3: Defenceman Mike Reilly is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 4: Defenceman Brandon Carlo is back after missing 18 games with an oblique injury. Defenceman Mike Reilly is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

May 6: Right winger Charlie Coyle is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Buffalo Sabres

May 3: Centre Cody Eakin is back after missing two games for personal reasons. Goaltender Ukka-Pekka Luukkonen is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Dustin Tokarski is day-to-day for personal reasons.

May 4: Defenceman William Borgen is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 6: Centre Cody Eakin is day-to-day with soreness.

May 8: Defenceman William Borgen missed the last three games of the regular season with an undisclosed injury.
Centre Cody Eakin missed the last two games of the regular season with soreness.
Centre Jack Eichel missed the last 33 games of the regular season with a herniated disc.
Right winger Zemgus Girgensons missed all 56 games of the regular season with a hamstring injury.
Goaltender Carter Hutton missed the last 26 games of the regular season with an upper-body injury.
Goaltender Ukka-Pekka Luukkonen missed the last four games of the regular season with a lower-body injury.
Defenceman Jake McCabe missed the last 42 games of the regular season with a right knee injury.
Goaltender Linus Ullmark missed the last 14 games of the regular season with a lower-body injury.
Right winger Kyle Okposo missed the last 13 games of the regular season with a broken cheekbone.

Calgary Flames

May 7: Right winger Josh Leivo is back after missing six games due to COVID-19 precautions.

Carolina Hurricanes

May 3: Right winger Jesper Fast is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Petr Mrazek is back after missing six games with a lower-body injury.

Chicago Blackhawks

May 4: Centre Kirby Dach is day-to-day with a right wrist injury.

May 8: Right winger Brett Connolly will miss the remainder of the regular season with a concussion. Defenceman Duncan Keith will miss the remainder of the regular season with a concussion.

Colorado Avalanche

May 3: Defenceman Ryan Graves is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Devan Dubnyk is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

May 5: Defenceman Jacob MacDonald is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury.

May 6: Right winger Mikko Rantanen has been fined $5000 for embellishment against San Jose.

May 7: Centre Nathan MacKinnon is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Columbus Blue Jackets

May 3: Right winger Patrik Laine is back after missing one game with an illness. Centre Zac Dalpe is back after missing four games for personal reasons.

May 5: Centre Alexandre Texier is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Centre Zac Dalpe will miss the remainder of the regular season with a lower-body injury.

May 8: Centre Zac Dalpe missed the last three games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Centre Brandon Dubinsky missed all 56 games of the regular season with a wrist injury. Left winger Boone Jenner missed the last 15 games of the regular season with a broken finger. Goaltender Joonas Korpisalo missed the last six games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Left winger Gustav Nyquist missed all 56 games of the regular season with a shoulder injury. Centre Alexandre Texier missed the three last games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Zach Werenski missed the last 14 games of the regular season with a sports hernia.

Dallas Stars

May 3: Centre Tyler Seguin is back after missing 51 games with a hip injury. Right winger Denis Gurianov is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Left winger Jason Dickinson is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

May 5: Centre Jason Dickinson is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

Detroit Red Wings

May 3: Left winger Evgeny Svechnikov is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

May 5: Left winger Evgeny Svechnikov has been activated from the COVID-19 list.

May 7: Left winger Adam Erne is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 8: Left winger Tyler Bertuzzi missed the last 47 games of the regular season for back surgery. Left winger Adam Erne missed the last two games of the regular season with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Robby Fabbri missed the last 17 games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Centre Dylan Larkin missed the last eight games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Centre Frans Nielsen missed the last ten games of the regular season with an undisclosed injury. Right winger Bobby Ryan missed the last 20 games of the regular season with an upper-body injury.

Edmonton Oilers

May 3: Centre Jujhar Khaira is back after missing five games with an upper-body injury. Centre Gaetan Haas is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Centre Devin Shore is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 8: Centre Devin Shore is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Dmitry Kulikov is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Florida Panthers

May 3: Centre Sam Bennett is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Left winger Mason Marchment is back after missing six games with an upper-body injury.

May 8: Goaltender Chris Driedger is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury. Centre Sam Bennett is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

Los Angeles Kings

May 4: Goaltender Jonathan Quick is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 7: Right winger Dustin Brown will miss the remainder of the regular season with an upper-body injury.

Minnesota Wild

May 5: Right winger Marcus Johansson is back after missing two games with an upper-body injury. Left winger Kevin Fiala is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

May 7: Left winger Kevin Fiala is back after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

Montreal Canadiens

May 6: Left winger Tomas Tatar is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury.

May 7: Centre Phillip Danault is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 8: Centre Phillip Danault will miss the remainder of the regular season with a concussion.

Nashville Predators

May 3: Left winger Colton Sissons is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Left winger Nick Cousins is back after missing one game with an illness.

May 5: Defenceman Dante Fabbro is back after missing 13 games with a lower-body injury. Centre Colton Sissons is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Left winger Nick Cousins is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Defenceman Erik Gudbranson is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

New Jersey Devils

May 3: Centre Mikhail Maltsev is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

May 4: Defenceman Jonas Siegenthaler is back after missing six games due to COVID-19 precautions. Defenceman Ty Smith is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 6: Left winger Miles Wood is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 8: Left winger Miles Wood is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury. Left winger Andreas Johnsson is back after missing six games with an undisclosed injury.

New York Islanders

May 3: Centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 4: Centre Jean-Gabriel Pageau is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Leo Komarov is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Matt Martin is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Centre Mathew Barzal is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 6: Centre Mathew Barzal is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Matt Martin is back after missing one game with an undisclosed injury.

May 8: Left winger Leo Komarov is back after missing two games with an undisclosed injury.

New York Rangers

May 4: Left winger Artemi Panarin will miss the remainder of the regular season with a lower-body injury.

May 6: Right winger Pavel Buchnevich has been suspended one game for high-sticking Washington’s Anthony Mantha. Right winger Julian Gauthier will miss the remainder of the regular season with a lower-body injury.

May 7: Right winger Pavel Buchnevich is back after missing one game with a suspension.

May 8: Defenceman Brendan Smith is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Right winger Kaapo Kakko is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury. Right winger Julian Gauthier missed the last two games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Right winger Brett Howden missed the last five games of the regular season with a fractured foot. Left winger Chris Kreider missed the last six games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Ryan Lindgren missed the last five games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Left winger Artemi Panarin missed the last three games of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jacob Trouba missed the last ten games of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Right winger Kaapo Kakko missed the last game of the regular season with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Brendan Smith missed the last game of the regular season with a lower-body injury.

Ottawa Senators

May 3: Left winger Alex Formenton is back after missing one game with an illness.

May 4: Defenceman Thomas Chabot will miss the remainder of the regular season with an upper-body injury. Defenceman Josh Brown will miss the remainder of the regular season with a broken foot.

May 5: Goaltender Anton Forsberg is back after missing five games with a lower-body injury. Right winger Evgenii Dadonov is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 8: Right winger Evgenii Dadonov is back after missing one game with an upper-body injury.

Philadelphia Flyers

May 5: Defenceman Shayne Gostisbehere has been suspended two games for boarding Pittsburgh’s Mark Friedman.

Pittsburgh Penguins

May 3: Centre Evgeni Malkin is back after missing 23 games with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Mike Matheson has been sidelined indefinitely with a facial injury.

May 4: Goaltender Casey DeSmith is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Goaltender Maxime Lagace has been recalled from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on an emergency basis.

May 7: Goaltender Tristan Jarry is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Alex D’Orio has been recalled from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on an emergency basis.

San Jose Sharks

May 3: Centre Dylan Gambrell is back after missing three games with a foot injury.

May 7: Centre Logan Couture is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

May 8: Left winger John Leonard is day-to-day with a head injury.

St. Louis Blues

May 3: Right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

May 5: Left winger Sammy Blais is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Right winger Vladimir Tarasenko is day-to-day with a lower-body injury.

Tampa Bay Lightning

May 7: Defenceman Jan Rutta is back after missing 18 games with a lower-body injury.

May 8: Defenceman Victor Hedman is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Jan Rutta is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Ryan McDonagh is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Toronto Maple Leafs

May 2: Defenceman Justin Holl is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

May 5: Left winger Nick Foligno is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Goaltender Frederik Andersen has been reassigned to AHL Toronto for conditioning purposes.

May 6: Defenceman Justin Holl is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

Vancouver Canucks

May 3: Centre Brandon Sutter is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Left winger Marc Michaelis is day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

May 7: Right winger Zack MacEwen has been suspended one game for kneeing Edmonton’s Darnell Nurse.

May 8: Left winger Marc Michaelis is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

Vegas Golden Knights

May 3: Centre Nicolas Roy is back after missing three games with an undisclosed injury. Left winger Max Pacioretty is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.

Washington Capitals

May 3: Right winger TJ Oshie is day-to-day for personal reasons. Centre Evgeny Kuznetsov is day-to-day for disciplinary reasons. Defenceman Justin Schultz is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Left winger Alex Ovechkin is back after missing four games with a lower-body injury. Defenceman John Carlson is back after missing two games with a lower-body injury.

May 4: Centre Evgeny Kuznetsov is back after missing one game for disciplinary reasons. Centre Evgen Kuznetsov is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions. Right winger Tom Wilson has been fined $5000 for roughing the Rangers’ Pavel Buchnevich.

May 5: Left winger Alex Ovechkin is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Right winger Daniel Sprong is day-to-day with an illness. Right winger TJ Oshie is back after missing one game for personal reasons.

May 7: Right winger Daniel Sprong is back after missing one game with an illness. Goaltender Ilya Samsonov is day-to-day due to COVID-19 precautions.

May 8: Defenceman John Carlson is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Centre Nicklas Backstrom is day-to-day with a lower-body injury. Defenceman Justin Schultz is back after missing three games with an upper-body injury.

Winnipeg Jets

May 2: Centre Adam Lowry is back after missing four games with an upper-body injury.

May 8: Defenceman Neal Pionk is day-to-day with an undisclosed injury.