Injury Ward: Batherson; Barrie; Blackwood; Flyers Potentially Done for the Year

Brennan Des

2022-01-26

Here's the latest injury news from across the NHL! If you're looking for information about a specific player and don't see their name in this article, there probably haven't been any significant updates about their progress since our last article. If you ever need injury updates for a specific player, shoot me a message on Twitter @BrennanDeSouza.

Sonny MilanoDid not travel with the team as they kicked off a five-game road trip in Boston on Monday. He's dealing with a head injury and the recovery process for such an injury tends to be unpredictable. As such, there's no concrete timetable for his return.

Adam HenriqueThe Ducks forward has been sidelined with a lower-body injury since December 3rd. Henrique practiced with the team recently and took a big step forward on Sunday. It's possible he plays at some point during the team's current road trip, which extends to January 31st and includes four more games.

Adam BoqvistThe Blue Jackets defenseman exited COVID protocol on Monday and practiced with his teammates. He also participated in Tuesday's practice, and should return to the lineup on Wednesday against Calgary.

Matt GrzelcykIs day-to-day with an upper-body injury that he sustained after taking a hit during Saturday's clash with Winnipeg. Grzelyck has been skating and feeling better recently, but his status for Wednesday's game in Colorado remains up in the air as I write this.

Jack Quinn – Will be sidelined for four to six weeks with a lower-body injury. It's a tough break for the 20-year-old rookie, who tallied two points in his first two NHL appearances before sustaining the injury.

Kyle OkposoBuffalo's winger is dealing with a few bumps and bruises to his upper-body. He's been