Injury Ward: Kuemper, Rantanen, Grubauer, Hronek, Couture, DeAngelo, Boeser, & Shesterkin

Brennan Des

2020-02-19

 

Here's this week's latest in the injury world. If you don't see a certain player below, there probably haven't been any major developments in their progress. Once there is a significant update, I'll be sure to have it for you on Twitter @BrennanDeSouza!

 

Ondrej Kase – He sat out of a game against the Sabres on February 9th due to an illness. He proceeded to miss the team's next four games and we haven't been given much of an update since that original 'illness' diagnosis. He was not on the ice for Wednesday morning's skate, so I don't expect he'll be in the lineup against the Panthers. 

 

Darcy Kuemper – He was on the ice for Tuesday's practice but there's still no timeline for his return. You'll recall that Kuemper was initially expected to be in the lineup on February 10th against the Canadiens, but suffered a setback the morning before the game. Fortunately, further examination revealed that the setback was not a major one. Antti Raanta has been playing very well recently, he sports a 1.85 GAA and .943 save percentage in February – a span of seven games. 

 

Linus Ullmark – He recently got back on the ice for the first time since suffering a lower-body injury. We're three weeks into the