Injuries are a part of fantasy hockey and no one wants to spend time surfing the web for the latest on their injured player. Here is a rapid-fire injury update.
Carl Soderberg (ankle) skated today at optional skate and will practice tomorrow with the team, not quite ready. Bruins are considering an AHL conditioning assignment.
Ville Leino (rib) has a cracked rib and is out indefinitely.
Tim Gleason (concussion) remains out indefinitely with a concussion.
Tuomo Ruutu (lower body) is traveling with the team and getting close to return, but still needs some more practice time. He skated in a regular practice jersey on Tuesday.
Fedor Tyutin (lower body) traveled with the team to Buffalo but won't play tonight. If he is travelling he is getting close, Blue Jackets are hoping for a return Saturday.
Jordin Tootoo (shoulder) has received medical clearance. Wings coach indicated that Tootoo would now be considered a healthy scratch.
Sean Bergenheim (hip) is getting close to returning, he has been working with the Panthers top 6 forwards. He is definitely out for the weekend.
Tim Thomas (groin) was on the ice today, but Panthers coach says he's highly doubtful for home opener on Friday.
George Parros (concussion) is