Injury Notes: RNH, Callahan, Landeskog, Stajan, Josi, Salo, Fraser, Neal, Peverley and Video of Downie Hit on Josi
- Updated: October 5, 2013
- NHL on TSN: Oilers Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will play on Monday against the Devils. Joanne Ireland: Eakins hasn’t ruled out having Taylor Hall stay at center.
- Larry Brooks: Rangers Ryan Callahan is expected to play on Monday against the Kings.
- Adrian Dater: Avs Gabriel Landeskog is day-to-day with a leg injury. Will skate on Sunday.
- Wes Gilbertson: Flames Matt Stajan is week-to-week with a deep leg contusion.
- Josh Cooper: Predators Roman Josi left last nights game with an upper-body injury after being hit by Steve Downie. (video at bottom)
- Damian Cristodero of the Tampa Bay Times: Lightning Sami Salo is out with an upper-body injury. Lightning GM Steve Yzerman said that Salo is “hour to hour” with his upper-body injury.
- David Alter: Maple Leafs put Mark Fraser on the LTIR, out for 10 games/24 days. CapGeek: The Leafs recalled Jamie Devane. While Frazer McLaren and Fraser on the LTIR, the Leafs have $800,000 in cap space.
- Rob Rossi: James Neal (upper-body), Matt D’Agostini (lower-body) and Kris Letang (lower-body) did not practice yesterday.
- Mark Stepneski: Stars Rich Peverley is expected to play today against the Capitals.
What do you think of Downie’s hit on Josi?