Injury Ward: Demko; Blackwood; Letang; Krug & the Avalanche

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.

John Klingberg – A lower-body injury has kept him sidelined since November 25th. He skated with the team on Tuesday and could be an option against the Sharks on Friday.

Eric ComrieThe Sabres netminder recently took part in some very light skating, but he remains week-to-week with a lower-body injury.  

Frederik AndersenHas been skating on his own recently but didn't travel out west for the team's recent road trip. There weren't any updates on his status while the team was on the road, but hopefully we'll hear something now that they've returned home. A lower-body injury has kept Andersen sidelined since November 6th and there's no concrete timetable for his return.

Jonathan ToewsChicago's captain missed Tuesday's dance with the Devils due to an illness. Players don't usually miss too much game time when they're sick, so I'd expect Toews to suit up for Chicago's next game, scheduled on Friday against the Jets.

Petr MrazekThe Blackhawks netminder suffered a groin injury during Saturday's game against the Rangers. He was placed on