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04/13/2018 12:38pm
Nazem Kadri (Tor) rotowire.com
Kadri will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday for boarding/charging Boston's Tommy Wingels during Thursday's 5-1 loss to the Bruins.
04/13/2018 12:38pm
Travis Boyd (Wsh) rotowire.com
Boyd (illness) was spotted skating on his own Friday, Tarik El-Bashir of NBC Sports Washington reports.
04/13/2018 12:38pm
Riley Nash (Bos) rotowire.com
Nash (ear laceration) is making progress, but is not likely to return to action Saturday night against the Maple Leafs.
04/13/2018 12:34pm
Michal Kempny (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kempny (upper body) will be re-evaluated by team physicians Friday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post.
04/13/2018 12:19pm
Ryan Donato (Bos) rotowire.com
Donato skated on a line with Noel Acciari and David Backes at Friday's practice.
04/13/2018 12:09pm
Dennis Gilbert (Chi) rotowire.com
Gilbert signed a three-year, entry-level contract with the Blackhawks on Friday. The deal will start with the 2018-19 campaign.
04/13/2018 12:01pm
Lukas Sedlak (CBJ) rotowire.com
Sedlak (head) is making strides, but remains out indefinitely, Tom Reed of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
04/13/2018 11:53am
Devan Dubnyk (Min) rotowire.com
Dubnyk will be back in goal for Game 2 against the Jets on Friday, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
04/13/2018 11:49am
Tommy Wingels (Bos) rotowire.com
Wingels (undisclosed) was not present for practice Friday.
04/13/2018 11:45am
Jonathan Bernier (Col) rotowire.com
Bernier will tend the twine for Saturday's clash with Nashville.
04/13/2018 11:33am
Jakob Forsbacka Karlsson (Bos) rotowire.com
Forsbacka-Karlsson is slated to return to AHL action Friday night against Charlotte after missing time with a concussion, Mark Divver of The Providence Journal reports.
04/13/2018 11:31am
Carter Rowney (Pit) rotowire.com
Rowney (upper body) hit the ice Friday for the team's optional skate, Michelle Crechiolo of Pens Inside Scoop reports.
04/13/2018 11:19am
Marc-Andre Fleury rotowire.com
Fleury will get the starting nod against the Kings on Friday.
04/13/2018 11:12am
Alexander Wennberg (CBJ) rotowire.com
Wennberg (upper body) is considered doubtful for Sunday's matchup with the Capitals, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
04/13/2018 11:06am
Matt Hendricks (Wpg) rotowire.com
Hendricks (lower body) practiced in a regular sweater on Friday, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
04/13/2018 3:00am
Colton Sissons (Nas) rotowire.com
Sissons scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 5-2 win over the Avalanche in Game 1.
04/12/2018 11:38pm
Kris Russell (Edm) rotowire.com
Russell ended his 2017-18 campaign on a 20-game point drought.
04/12/2018 10:35pm
Kevin Bieksa (Ana) rotowire.com
Bieksa (hand) isn't in the lineup for Thursday's Game 1 against San Jose.
04/12/2018 10:28pm
Tommy Wingels (Bos) rotowire.com
Wingels exited Thursday's 5-1 win over the Maple Leafs due to an undisclosed injury.
04/12/2018 10:05pm
Alexander Wennberg (CBJ) rotowire.com
Wennberg (upper body) was injured in Game 1 against Washington on Thursday and will not return.
04/12/2018 7:52pm
Evgenii Dadonov (Fla) rotowire.com
In his first NHL season since 2011-12, Dadonov scored 28 goals and 65 points this season, including 13 power-play points.
04/12/2018 7:43pm
Nick Bjugstad (Fla) rotowire.com
Bjugstad scored 19 goals and a career-high 48 points during the 2017-18 campaign while playing in all 82 contests for the first time.
04/12/2018 7:37pm
Keith Yandle (Fla) rotowire.com
Yandle finished the 2017-18 campaign with eight goals and 56 points, the second-highest point total in his career.
04/12/2018 7:29pm
Drew Doughty (LA) rotowire.com
Doughty (suspension) will be out of the lineup for Game 2 against Vegas after being suspended one game for an illegal check to Golden Knights' forward William Carrier.
04/12/2018 5:38pm
John Gibson (Ana) rotowire.com
Gibson will start in goal at home Thursday for Game 1 of the first-round playoff series against the Sharks, NHL.com reports.
04/12/2018 5:36pm
Pekka Rinne (Nas) rotowire.com
Rinne will start between the pipes in Thursday's Game 1 against Colorado in Nashville.
04/12/2018 4:36pm
Adam Pelech (NYI) rotowire.com
Pelech had three goals, 16 assists, and a plus-seven rating in his first full NHL season.
04/12/2018 3:40pm
Martin Jones (SJ) rotowire.com
Jones will defend the net during Thursday's Game 1 against the Ducks, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic Bay Area reports.
04/12/2018 2:15pm
Jake Muzzin (LA) rotowire.com
Muzzin (upper body) still sported a non-contact jersey during Thursday's practice session, Jon Rosen of Fox Sports West reports.
04/12/2018 2:08pm
Mathieu Perreault (Wpg) rotowire.com
Perreault (upper body) will be a game-time decision for Friday's Game 2 matchup versus the Wild, Sara Orlesky of TSN.ca reports.
04/12/2018 2:02pm
Korbinian Holzer (Ana) rotowire.com
Holzer was placed on waivers Thursday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
04/12/2018 12:56pm
Dustin Brown (LA) rotowire.com
Brown registered six hits Thursday in a tough Game 1 road loss to the Golden Knights.
04/12/2018 12:41pm
Calle Jarnkrok (Nas) rotowire.com
Jarnkrok (upper body) is projected to sit out against the Avalanche for Game 1 of the conference quarterfinals Thursday, NHL.com reports.
04/12/2018 12:18pm
Keith Kinkaid (NJ) rotowire.com
Kinkaid will defend the net for Thursday's Game 1 against the Lightning, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
04/12/2018 11:55am
Jonathan Bernier (Col) rotowire.com
Bernier is expected to tend the twine for the team's entire opening-round series against Nashville, the Denver Post reports.
04/12/2018 11:55am
Jay Beagle (Wsh) rotowire.com
Beagle (upper body) practiced Thursday, but the center remains day-to-day ahead of Game 1 against the Blue Jackets for the first round of playoffs, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
04/12/2018 11:47am
Sergei Bobrovsky (CBJ) rotowire.com
Bobrovsky will be countered by Philipp Grubauer and the Capitals in D.C. for Game 1 of the conference quarterfinals Thursday, NHL.com reports.
04/12/2018 11:42am
Riley Nash (Bos) rotowire.com
Nash (ear laceration) skated Thursday morning.
04/12/2018 11:32am
Paul Stastny (Wpg) rotowire.com
Stastny recorded his first playoff assist as a Jet in Wednesday's 3-2 home win over the Wild for Game 1 of the conference quarterfinals.
04/12/2018 11:23am
Steven Stamkos (TB) rotowire.com
As expected, Stamkos (lower body) will dress for Thursday's Game 1 against the Devils, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
04/12/2018 11:20am
Drew Doughty (LA) rotowire.com
Doughty will face a league hearing for delivering an illegal check to the head of William Carrier on Wednesday in an eventual Game 1 loss to the Golden Knights.
04/12/2018 11:07am
Andrei Vasilevskiy (TB) rotowire.com
Vasilevskiy was first off the ice at morning skate Thursday as he prepares for the evening's first-round playoff matchup against host New Jersey, Bryan Burns of NHL.com reports.
04/12/2018 10:49am
Evgeni Malkin (Pit) rotowire.com
Malkin roofed a backhand shot past Flyers goalie Brian Elliott in Wednesday's 7-0 rout for Game 1 of the conference quarterfinals.
04/12/2018 10:19am
Dustin Byfuglien (Wpg) rotowire.com
Byfuglien amassed a power-play assist, four hits and five shots in Wednesday's 3-2 home win over the Wild for Game 1 of the conference quarterfinals.
04/11/2018 11:48pm
Jake Guentzel (Pit) rotowire.com
Guentzel scored a power-play goal and set up three other goals in a 7-0 whitewash of the Flyers in Game 1 on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 11:43pm
Carl Hagelin (Pit) rotowire.com
Hagelin found the net in the first period and set up Evgeni Malkin's goal in a 7-0 rout of Philadelphia in Game 1 on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 11:36pm
Brian Dumoulin (Pit) rotowire.com
Dumoulin provided the primary assist on two of Sidney Crosby's three goals, helping earn a 7-0 win over the Flyers in Game 1 on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 10:39pm
Vinnie Hinostroza (Chi) rotowire.com
Hinostroza underwent sports hernia surgery Wednesday, Scott Powers of The Athletic reports.
04/11/2018 10:29pm
Petr Mrazek (Phi) rotowire.com
Mrazek stopped 12 of 14 shots after coming in for Brian Elliott in the second period of a 7-0 loss to the Penguins in Game 1 on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 10:14pm
Matt Murray (Pit) rotowire.com
Murray stopped all 22 shots he saw, as his team coasted to a 7-0 rout of Philadelphia in Game 1 on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 9:57pm
Alex Iafallo (LA) rotowire.com
Iafallo (upper body) is on the ice for warmups ahead of Game 1, indicating he will play, Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
04/11/2018 9:53pm
Jake Muzzin (LA) rotowire.com
Muzzin (upper body) will not play in Game 1 against the Golden Knights, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
04/11/2018 6:50pm
Jared Spurgeon (Min) rotowire.com
Spurgeon (hamstring) participated in line rushes during pregame warmups, indicating he'll be in the lineup for Wednesday's Game 1 against the Jets, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
04/11/2018 5:59pm
Brock Boeser (Van) rotowire.com
Boeser (back) will receive an injection in his injured wrist which will allow him to avoid surgery, Jeff Paterson of TSN 1040 Vancouver reports.
04/11/2018 3:49pm
Frederik Andersen (Tor) rotowire.com
Andersen will start Thursday's Game 1 in Boston, TSN reports.
04/11/2018 3:39pm
Anthony Mantha (Det) rotowire.com
Mantha will attend boxes classes this summer to "toughen his general approach to the game," The Detroit News reports.
04/11/2018 3:22pm
Robin Lehner (Buf) rotowire.com
Lehner won't require surgery to correct his lower-body injury, Mike Harrington of The Buffalo News reports.
04/11/2018 2:58pm
Luca Sbisa rotowire.com
Sbisa (undisclosed) will be a spectator for Wednesday's Game 1 against the Kings.
04/11/2018 2:48pm
Gustav Olofsson (Min) rotowire.com
Olofsson (concussion) is expected to be a healthy scratch for Wednesday's Game 1 against the Jets.
04/11/2018 2:25pm
Reto Berra (Ana) rotowire.com
Berra was reassigned to AHL San Diego on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 2:19pm
Connor Hellebuyck (Wpg) rotowire.com
Hellebuyck will be the home starter for Game 1 against the Wild on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 2:09pm
Jamie Phillips (Wpg) rotowire.com
Phillips was recalled from AHL Manitoba on Wednesday, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
04/11/2018 1:59pm
Filip Chlapik (Ott) rotowire.com
Chlapik was reassigned to AHL Belleville on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 1:29pm
Steven Stamkos (TB) rotowire.com
Stamkos (lower body) is expected to play in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals versus the Devils on Thursday, theScore reports.
04/11/2018 12:52pm
Colin White (Ott) rotowire.com
White was reassigned to AHL Belleville on Wednesday.
04/11/2018 12:48pm
Matt Grzelcyk (Bos) rotowire.com
Grzelcyk will be in the Bruins' lineup for Thursday's playoff opener against the Maple Leafs, Eric Russo of the team's official site reports.
04/11/2018 12:44pm
Jared Spurgeon (Min) rotowire.com
Spurgeon (hamstring) will be a game-time decision for the playoff opener against the Jets on Wednesday, Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.
04/11/2018 12:34pm
Riley Nash (Bos) rotowire.com
Nash (ear laceration) has been ruled out for Thursday's playoff opener against the Maple Leafs.
04/11/2018 12:33pm
Vladimir Tarasenko (StL) rotowire.com
Tarasenko required reconstructive surgery to repair his left shoulder, and he'll be reevaluated in training camp come September.
04/11/2018 11:59am
Ryan Donato (Bos) rotowire.com
Donato was a spare forward along with Brian Gionta during Wednesday's practice.
04/11/2018 11:57am
Travis Boyd (Wsh) rotowire.com
Boyd (illness) is doubtful for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals Thursday, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
04/11/2018 11:49am
Riley Nash (Bos) rotowire.com
Nash (ear laceration) did not practice Wednesday.
04/11/2018 11:01am
Matt Murray (Pit) rotowire.com
Murray was first off the ice at morning skate as he prepares for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals versus the Flyers on Wednesday, Sam Werner of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
04/11/2018 10:44am
Erik Karlsson (Ott) rotowire.com
Karlsson will be retained by the Senators -- at least through the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, the Ottawa Citizen reports.
04/11/2018 12:00am
Jonathan Huberdeau (Fla) rotowire.com
Huberdeau posted 27 goals and 69 points -- both career highs -- in 82 games this season.
04/10/2018 10:44pm
Dylan Ferguson rotowire.com
Ferguson was recalled from the WHL's Kamloops Blazers to serve as the third-string goalie for the Golden Knights, Steve Carp of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
04/10/2018 10:28pm
Oskar Sundqvist (StL) rotowire.com
Sundqvist potted one goal and added four helpers in 42 games this season.
04/10/2018 7:44pm
Colton Parayko (StL) rotowire.com
Parayko compiled six goals and 35 points in 82 games during the 2017-18 season.
04/10/2018 7:35pm
Ivan Barbashev (StL) rotowire.com
Barbashev finished the 2017-18 season with seven goals and six assists in 53 games.
04/10/2018 7:32pm
Brock Nelson (NYI) rotowire.com
Nelson finished the 2017-18 season by getting at least one point in four of his last six games.
04/10/2018 5:40pm
Dylan Larkin (Det) rotowire.com
Larkin will play for Team USA in the 2018 World Championship in Denmark next month, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
04/10/2018 5:01pm
Frans Nielsen (Det) rotowire.com
Nielsen will represent his native Denmark at the 2018 World Championship, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
04/10/2018 4:39pm
Keegan Lowe (Edm) rotowire.com
Lowe was sent down to AHL Bakersfield on Tuesday.
04/10/2018 4:33pm
Ethan Bear (Edm) rotowire.com
Bear was returned to AHL Bakersfield on Tuesday.
04/10/2018 3:23pm
Sami Niku (Wpg) rotowire.com
Niku was announced as the Eddie Shore Award winner as the AHL's top defenseman.
04/10/2018 3:07pm
Ryan Donato (Bos) rotowire.com
Based on Tuesday's practice lines, Donato could end up being scratched for Thursday's playoff opener against the Maple Leafs, Matt Kalman of NHL.com reports.
04/10/2018 2:47pm
Aleksander Barkov (Fla) rotowire.com
General manager Dale Tallon indicated Tuesday that Barkov (shoulder) wasn't suffering from a serious issue and could have returned to the lineup in Game 1 or 2 of the playoffs, freelance sports writer Harvey Fialkov reports.
04/10/2018 1:49pm
Jordan Schmaltz (StL) rotowire.com
Schmaltz dealt with a concussion at the end of the 2017-18 campaign, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.
04/10/2018 1:42pm
News rotowire.com
Bereglazov was placed on unconditional waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract, according to agent Dan Milstein.
04/10/2018 1:30pm
Jonny Brodzinski (LA) rotowire.com
Brodzinski was in attendance at Tuesday's practice session, Curtis Zupke of the Los Angeles Times reports.
04/10/2018 12:50pm
Brandon Carlo (Bos) rotowire.com
Carlo's ankle surgery went well and the blueliner's recovery timetable remains in the three-to-four month range, Eric Russo of the Bruins' official site reports.
04/10/2018 12:41pm
Travis Boyd (Wsh) rotowire.com
Boyd (illness) wasn't on the ice for practice Tuesday, Isabelle Khurshudyan of The Washington Post reports.
04/10/2018 12:02pm
John Gibson (Ana) rotowire.com
Gibson (upper body) practiced Monday and will be available a "viable option" for the Ducks in Game 1 of the Western Conference quarterfinals against the Sharks on Thursday, the Orange County Register reports.
04/10/2018 11:59am
Vladimir Tarasenko (StL) rotowire.com
Tarasenko will require surgery to repair a dislocated shoulder suffered in Saturday's season finale, Jeremy Rutherford of The Athletic St. Louis reports.
04/10/2018 11:59am
Riley Nash (Bos) rotowire.com
Nash (ear laceration) was not on the ice for Tuesday's practice.
04/10/2018 11:54am
Sean Kuraly (Bos) rotowire.com
Kuraly (upper body) centered Tim Schaller and Tommy Wingels at Tuesday's practice.
04/10/2018 11:40am
Remi Elie (Dal) rotowire.com
Elie was reassigned to AHL Texas on Tuesday.
04/10/2018 11:06am
Nick Jensen (Det) rotowire.com
Jensen finished with 15 assists as his entire point total through 81 games this season.
04/10/2018 10:12am
Zach Whitecloud rotowire.com
Whitecloud is ineligible for the playoffs since he wasn't on the reserve list ahead of the Feb. 26 trade deadline, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
04/09/2018 10:56pm
Jordie Benn (Mtl) rotowire.com
Benn was able to log four goals and 11 assists during 77 games in 2017-18, and blocked 153 shots.