NHL News: Waivers, Injury Updates and Lines From Practice

NHL News: Waivers, Injury Updates and Lines From Practice

Tuukka Rask could return to practice tomorrow
On Waivers …

Renaud Lavoie: Players put on waivers today: Antti Niemi (Penguins), Eric Fehr (Maple Leafs), Jordan Schroeder (Blue Jackets) and Colin McDonald (Flyers)

NHL Injury Updates …

Pens Inside Scoop: Penguins defenseman Matt Hunwick (concussion) skated this morning and is “making progress” according to Mike Sullivan.

Dane Mizutani: Wild’s Jason Zucker, Mikko Koivu, and Mikael Granlund were back together at practice today. Zach Parise wasn’t at practice.

Capital PR: Capitals forward Andre Burakovsky didn’t practice today because of an upper-body injury.

Isabelle Khurshudyan: Burakovsky was hooked late in Saturday’s game around his left hand – took off his glove and clenched his hand in pain.

Elliotte Friedman: The Flames put Jaromir Jagr on the IR and recalled Mark Jankowski.

Steve Conroy: Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller was practicing with a no-contact jersey. David Krejci skated before practice but didn’t come back to with the main group. Tuukka Rask didn’t practice.

Joe Haggerty: Tuukka Rask, David Krejci, and Noel Acciari all skated before practice. Patrice Bergeron wasn’t on the ice at all.

Joe Haggerty: Rask is progressing well in his ‘concussion protocol, ‘ and it sounds like he could join their main practice group tomorrow.

Bruce Garrioch: Senators forward Colin White practiced this morning in a full contact jersey.

Bruce Garrioch: Senators Mark Borowiecki practiced in a no-contact jersey.

Eric Engels: Canadiens forward Ales Hemsky isn’t practicing due to concussion-like symptoms from a Corey Perry hit on Friday.

Forward Lines At Practice …

John Vogl: Buffalo Sabres lines at practice: Kane-Eichel-Okposo, Pouliot-O’Reilly-Pominville, Nolan-Reinhart-Bailey, Moulson-Larsson-Griffith

Fluto Shinzawa: Boston Bruins lines at practice: Marchand-Schaller-Bjork, DeBrusk-Backes-Pastrnak, Beleskey-Kuraly-Vatrano, Agostino-Nash-White.

John Lu: Montreal Canadiens lines at practice: Byron-Drouin-Lehkonen, Pacioretty-Danault-Shaw, Hudon/Da La Rose-Plekanec-Gallagher, Scherbak-McCarron-Galchenyuk

Brent Wallace: Ottawa Senators lines at practice: Burrows-Brassard-Stone. Thompson-Turris-Dzingel, Hoffman-Pageau-Pyatt, Didomenico-Brown-White

New York Islanders: Islanders lines at practice: Lee-Tavares-Eberle, Beauvillier-Barzal/Quine-Bailey, Ladd-Nelson-Chimera/Ho-Sang, Kulemin-Cizikas-Clutterbuck

Dave Isaac: Philadelphia Flyers lines at practice: Giroux-Couturier-Voracek, Weal/Read-Filppula-Simmonds, Lehtera-Patrick-Konecny, Leier-Laughton-Weise/Raffl

Isabelle Khurshudyan: Washington Capitals lines at practice: Wilson-Backstrom-Oshie, Ovechkin-Kuznetsov-Chiasson, Connolly-Eller-Vrana, Walker-Beagle-DSP