, then plays at the Ottawa Senators on Feb. 4 and the Montreal Canadiens on Feb. 6.
McDavid said though the injury has been difficult he credits the Oilers for helping him through it.
"When you get hurt it's sometimes tough to feel part of the team and all that. But the guys in Edmonton have done such a great job of including me and making me feel just as if I was playing," the 19-year-old said. "I'm very...
Jason Garrison - Braydon Coburn
Nikita Nesterov - Andrej Sustr
Injured: Joel Vermin (hand)
Scratched: Matthew Carle, Erik Condra
Status report: Babcock said Corrado would be in the lineup Wednesday for Marincin. ... Grabner took a puck to the mouth Tuesday and is questionable. ... Spaling may not play back-to-back games after returning from his upper-body injury...
that was dropped. Roy said Varlamov also will miss Colorado's game Wednesday against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center.
"He's not going to come on the trip," Roy said. "The plan is to have him do his thing. We'll focus on our two games."
Goaltender Reto Berra is on injured reserve because of an ankle injury. The Avalanche (26-21-3) called up goaltender Roman Will from San Antonio of the American Hockey...
, the usual top-line center, will miss a fourth straight game because of an upper-body injury. Jared McCann, a 19-year-old rookie, had centered the top line the past three games but will sit out Tuesday as part of an ongoing plan to space out his games and give him time to work on his strength and conditioning.
No matter who is playing center for the Canucks (20-18-11), Hansen said being on the top line...
said. "As the plan is right now, unless something changes he is going to take warmup. And if he feels good he is going to play."
If Little does not play, he would join Mathieu Perreault as another Winnipeg forward out of the lineup. Perreault will not play because of a lower-body injury; forward Patrice Cormier will dress in his place. Forward Adam Lowry (upper body) will miss his fifth consecutive...
will be present in Pittsburgh, a few Penguins will be absent.
Forward Beau Bennett will not play Tuesday after aggravating an upper-body injury in his first game back against the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday. Forward Chris Kunitz also will be sidelined after missing the game Saturday because of an undisclosed injury, Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said.
Pittsburgh placed Bennett on injured reserve and recalled...
MONTREAL -- Montreal Canadiens forward Daniel Carr won't play against Columbus Blue Jackets at Bell Centre on Tuesday (7:30 p.m.; FS-O, RDS, SNE).
Carr sustained a lower-body injury after he was hit by Blue Jackets defenseman Fedor Tyutin during the first period of Montreal's 5-2 loss in Columbus on Monday.
He left after the first period and Canadiens (24-21-4) coach Michel Therrien said after...
(three goals) and is averaging 26:03 of ice time in 48 games, has never missed a game because of injury or illness during his NHL career; the last time he missed a game was because of a contract impasse that kept him out of the first six games of the 2012-13 season. He was a healthy scratch the six other times he has missed a game since his first NHL game during the 2009-10 season.
"He's a guy first...
-body bone bruise)
Scratched: Dan Boyle
Status report: Nash will miss his second straight game with an injury sustained in the third period of New York's game Friday against the Carolina Hurricanes. "He had an MRI done this morning and it showed what we thought, it's a bone bruise," Vigneault said. "It's painful, but he should be fine when we come back from the break." McIlrath will play in place...
but was removed from the lineup just before the puck dropped because of a lower-body injury. Rask was the backup while Jonas Gustavsson started and made 31 saves in the Bruins' 3-2 shootout victory.
At the Bruins' morning skate, Rask was a full participant and the first goaltender off the ice.
The goaltending situation wasn't the only unsettled issue for the Bruins, who switched their forward lines...
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