Injury Ward: Hart; Swayman; Kane; Nichushkin; McAvoy; Norris & More

Brennan Des


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.

Jeremy Swayman – The Bruins' netminder is officially week-to-week and hasn't been skating recently. Swayman couldn't put any weight on his leg when he left Tuesday's game against the Penguins with a lower-body injury. After the game, he was seen with ice on his knee, but fortunately wasn't using crutches.

Charlie McAvoyHas been practicing with the team and is expected to make his season debut within a week. Neither coach Jim Montgomery nor McAvoy himself would say whether he's playing against the Flames on Thursday. However, we saw something similar with Brad Marchand and he ended up playing the next day, so don't be surprised if Charlie's in the lineup against Calgary.

Jonathan HuberdeauThe Flames' forward missed Tuesday's dance with the Devils and was labelled day-to-day with an upper-body injury. Despite the 'upper-body' designation, after the game, coach Darryl Sutter said Huberdeau hadn't been able to get his