NHL Recent Player News
|11/1/2014||Mark Fistric, D|
|Fistric is dealing with a lower-back injury.
Analysis: The Ducks say Fistric is day to day.
|11/1/2014||Sean Bergenheim, LW|
|Bergenheim is suffering from a lower-body injury.
Analysis: It's not clear if Bergenheim will be sidelined for Saturday's contest against Philadelphia or even longer.
|11/1/2014||Aleksander Barkov, C|
|Barkov is dealing with a lower-body injury.
Analysis: Florida has not specified how serious the ailment is or when he might be back.
|11/1/2014||Brandon Pirri, C|
|Pirri suffered a mild concussion Thursday against Arizona.
Analysis: It's a tough break for Pirri, who had scored in three consecutive games, but the Panthers hope he'll be back soon.
|11/1/2014||Jared Spurgeon, D|
|Spurgeon left Wednesday's game against San Jose in the third period after taking a check into the boards.
Analysis: Coach Mike Yeo did not have an update on Spurgeon's condition, so it's not clear how seriously hurt Spurgeon is.
|11/1/2014||Stephen Weiss, C|
|The Red Wings have placed Weiss on short-term injured reserve after he injured his groin while playing for Grand Rapids in the first game of his scheduled two-game conditioning slate.
Analysis: It's not clear when Weiss will be back but it's obviously a frustrating setback for a player who has only appeared in 43 games over the last two seasons.
|10/31/2014||Alexandre Burrows, RW|
|Burrows has been suspended for three games without pay by the NHL for his late, illegal check to the head of Montreal Canadiens defenseman Alexei Emelin. Burrows slammed into Emelin at 8:23 of the second period of the Canucks' 3-2 overtime victory over the Canadiens on Thursday night. Emelin left after the hit, but returned later in the game.
Analysis: Under the terms of the NHL's collective bargaining agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Burrows will forfeit $72,580.65. The money goes to the Players' Emergency Assistance Fund.
|10/31/2014||Joffrey Lupul, LW|
|Lupul is out indefinitely with a broken bone in his right hand, according to the Maple Leafs' official Twitter account.
Analysis: Lupul, who suffered the injury in Thursday's practice, has two goals and an assist through nine games.
|10/31/2014||Nathan MacKinnon, C|
|MacKinnon scored twice in Thursday's win over the New York Islanders.
Analysis: They were his first two goals of the season. Dating to last season, he's only scored in three of his last 35 regular-season games.
|10/31/2014||Semyon Varlamov, G|
|Varlamov made 40 saves in a 5-0 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday.
Analysis: Since allowing five goals in his first game of the season, Varlamov has a 1.96 goals-against average and .946 save percentage.
|10/31/2014||Trevor Lewis, C|
|The Los Angeles Kings have activated forward Trevor Lewis from injured reserve.
Analysis: Lewis has been out with an upper-body injury since playing in the Kings' season opener Oct. 8, missing nine games.
|10/31/2014||Kyle Brodziak, C|
|Brodziak scored twice in Thursday's win over San Jose.
Analysis: The goals were his first points in four games this season.
|10/31/2014||Jonathan Toews, C|
|Toews finished with two goals to help Chicago earn a 4-all tie at Ottawa on Thursday.
Analysis: Toews recorded his first multi-goal effort of the season. He has four goals and four assists in 10 games.
|10/31/2014||Marc-Andre Fleury, G|
|Fleury finished with 36 saves en route to his second shutout in Thursday's 3-0 home win over the Los Angeles Kings.
Analysis: Fleury has gone 6-2-0 with a 2.13 goals-against average in eight starts.
|10/31/2014||Chris Kunitz, LW|
|Kunitz finished with two goals and an assist in a 3-0 win over the visiting Los Angeles Kings on Thursday.
Analysis: Kunitz is having a productive start with five goals and five assists in his nine games.
|10/31/2014||Brad Marchand, LW|
|Marchand finished with two goals and an assist to lead Boston to a 3-2 overtime win at Buffalo on Thursday.
Analysis: Marchand provided the winner just more than a minute into the first overtime. He has three goals and six points on the season.
|10/31/2014||Curtis Glencross, LW|
|Glencross missed Thursday's practice with an illness.
Analysis: It's a good bet that Glencross will suit up Friday night against Nashville.
|10/31/2014||Anthony Peluso, RW|
|Peluso is on injured reserve.
Analysis: The Winnipeg forward has an upper-body injury.
|10/31/2014||Robin Lehner, G|
|Lehner missed Thursday's 5-4 shootout loss to Chicago for personal reasons.
Analysis: The Ottawa goaltender spent the evening with wife Donya and son Lennox, who was born earlier Thursday
|10/31/2014||Mark Borowiecki, D|
|Borowiecki is out with an undisclosed injury.
Analysis: The Ottawa defenseman is considered day to day.
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