This thread will be updated all day, so keep refreshing it as the day goes along. Just a quick note, if I omitted a source it is due to a previous report with no recent updates. Here are your injury updates for tonight:
- Daniel Alfredsson out a few weeks.
- Jason Spezza and Nick Foligno remain out.
- Thomas Vanek back. Chris Butler and Patrick Kaleta still out of the lineup. [Sabres Edge]
- Nathan Gerbe not on any lines. [Sabres Edge]
Columbus Blue Jackets
- Marc Methot out one to two weeks. [Tom Reed]
- Rostislav Klesla and Derek Dorsett remain out.
- Anton Stralman and Kristian Huselius amongst others seem to have recovered from the flu.
Detroit Red Wings
- Valtteri Filppula and Brian Rafalski return tonight. [Mlive.com]
- Dan Cleary and Henrik Zetterberg skated, expected back at some point next week. [Mlive.com]
- Johan Franzen, Andreas Lilja, Jason Williams, Niklas Kronwall and Jonathan Ericsson remain out.
- Ray Emery and Brian Boucher both remain out.
- Eric Cole, Chad LaRose and Joe Corvo still out.
New York Islanders
- Tim Jackman back tonight. [Katie Strang]
- Sean Bergenheim, Radek Martinek, Doug Weight and Rick DiPietro still out.
New York Rangers
- Clean bill of health.
New Jersey Devils
- Dainius Zubrus, David Clarkson and Paul Martin expected out.
- Semyon Varlamov and Brian Pothier injured while Tyler Sloan a healthy scratch. [Corey Masisak]
- Tom Poti out. [Tarik El-Bashir]
- Brian Gionta and Roman Hamrlik to return during the current road trip. [Corus Sports]
- No word on Paul Mara.
Toronto Maple Leafs
- Viktor Stalberg remains out with Garnett Exelby a healthy scratch. [Jonas Siegel]
- John Mitchell, Carl Gunnarson and Mike Van Ryn still out.
- Kari Lehtonen and Mark Popovic.
Tampa Bay Lightning
- Jeff Halpern, Todd Fedoruk and Matt Walker placed on IR. [Erik Erlendsson]
- Ben Eager still out. [ESPN Chicago]
- Adam Burish and Dave Bolland remain out.
- No word on Cam Barker yet.
- Barker and Eager in, Kris Versteeg and Niklas Hjalmarsson out. [Tribune Icing]
- Jerred Smithson out a month. [Predators Insider]
- Jordan Tootoo remains out.
St. Louis Blues
- DJ King should be back soon, but not this game.
- Pierre-Marc Bouchard, Brent Burns and Petr Sykora out with concussions.
- James Sheppard and John Scott scratched.
Los Angeles Kings
- Ryan Smyth, Jack Johnson, Brandon Segal and Wayne Simmonds all returning to the lineup. [LA Kings Insider]
- Andrei Loktionov, Jared Stoll and Randy Jones still out.
- Kurt Sauer still out, no timetable for his return.
- Marty Turco sick, will not play. Jere Lehtinen returns. Mark Fistric and Trevor Daley unavailable. Brendan Morrow a game-time decision. [Dallas Stars Blog]
- Craig Anderson out, the only update. [All Things Avs]
- Marek Svatos, David Jones, Kyle Cumiskey and Ruslan Salei out.
- Mike Comrie, Marc Pouliot, Nikolai Khabibulin, Ales Hemsky and Fernando Pisani out.
- Ryan Johnson out with a sore foot.
- Pavol Demitra still recovering.
- Teemu Selanne, Ryan Carter and Joffrey Lupul likely out.
San Jose Sharks
- Brad Staubitz and Jody Shelley still out.
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