NEWS
Sat, Dec 4, 2021

11:05pm - Filip Zadina (Det) recorded an assist in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.

11:02pm - Sam Gagner (Det) netted a goal on three shots, went plus-2 and added two PIM.

11:00pm - Filip Hronek (Det) scored a goal on two shots in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.

10:57pm - Moritz Seider (Det) scored the game-winning goal, fired three shots on net and went plus-2 in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.

10:54pm - Derick Brassard (Phi) (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, per CapFriendly.

10:43pm - Frederik Andersen (Car) was not feeling well, which is why he didn't start Saturday versus the Sabres, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.

10:41pm - Steven Stamkos (TB) scored Saturday in a 3-2 victory over Boston.

10:41pm - Andrei Svechnikov (Car) was dealing with a finger injury that prevented him from playing Saturday versus the Sabres, Cory Lavalette of the North State Journal reports.

10:38pm - Grant Hutton (NYI) was reassigned to AHL Bridgeport on Saturday, per CapFriendly.

10:35pm - Seth Barton (Det) (undisclosed) was activated from season-opening injured reserve and sent to AHL Grand Rapids on Saturday, per CapFriendly.

10:34pm - Andrei Vasilevskiy (TB) made 37 saves in a 3-2 overtime win over the Bruins on Saturday.

10:33pm - Jakub Zboril (Bos) (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, per CapFriendly.

10:31pm - Anton Blidh (Bos) (upper body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, per CapFriendly.

10:29pm - Givani Smith (Det) scored a goal on three shots, dished an assist, blocked three shots, went plus-3 and added two PIM in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.

10:25pm - Alex Nedeljkovic (Det) stopped 20 of 23 shots in Saturday's 4-3 overtime win over the Islanders.

10:24pm - Taylor Raddysh (TB) scored his first NHL goal Saturday in a 3-2 overtime win over Boston.

10:18pm - Mikhail Sergachev (TB) delivered two assists in Saturday's 3-2 overtime win over the Bruins.

10:16pm - Erik Cernak (TB) (undisclosed) did not finish Saturday's game versus the Bruins, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.

10:06pm - Daniil Tarasov (CBJ) made 29 saves in a 3-1 loss to the Capitals on Saturday.

10:01pm - Ilya Samsonov (Wsh) made 17 saves in a 3-1 win over the Blue Jackets on Saturday.

10:00pm - Malcolm Subban (Buf) (lower body) left Saturday's game versus the Hurricanes. He was injured in the third period.

9:51pm - Alex Ovechkin (Wsh) scored his 750th career goal Saturday in a 3-1 win over Columbus. It stood as the game winner.

9:17pm - Vincent Trocheck (Car) was ejected from Saturday's game versus the Sabres after delivering a high hit on Tage Thompson, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.

8:58pm - Mitchell Marner (Tor) (undisclosed) won't play Sunday versus the Jets, Lance Hornby of The Toronto Sun and Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman report.

8:40pm - Gustav Lindstrom (Det) (lower body) will not return to Saturday's game versus the Islanders.

7:12pm - Ethan Bear (Car) (not injury related) is expected to be in the lineup Saturday versus the Sabres, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

7:08pm - Antti Raanta (Car) will protect the home goal Saturday versus the Sabres, Sara Civian of The Athletic reports.

7:04pm - Cale Makar (Col) (upper body) is a late scratch for Saturday's game versus the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

7:02pm - Jordan Martinook (Car) (ankle) won't play Saturday versus the Sabres, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

7:01pm - Andrei Svechnikov (Car) (upper body) won't play Saturday versus the Sabres,

6:59pm - Danny DeKeyser (Det) will be a healthy scratch Saturday versus the Islanders.

6:56pm - Anton Forsberg (Ott) will protect the home goal versus the Avalanche on Saturday, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.

6:54pm - Kyle Clifford (Tor) was reassigned to AHL Toronto on Saturday, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.

6:53pm - Juuse Saros (Nas) will protect the home goal Saturday versus the Canadiens, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports.

6:47pm - Bowen Byram (Col) (head) is not in the lineup Saturday versus the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

6:45pm - Jonas Johansson (Col) will protect the road goal Saturday versus the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

6:43pm - Nazem Kadri (Col) (undisclosed) didn't take the ice for warmups and won't play Saturday versus the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

6:40pm - Morgan Rielly (Tor) (undisclosed) took part in warmups and is expected to play Saturday versus the Wild, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.

6:38pm - Mitchell Marner (Tor) (undisclosed) didn't skate in warmups, indicating he'll miss Saturday's game versus the Wild, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.

6:37pm - Joseph Woll (Tor) (undisclosed) will not dress for Saturday's game versus the Wild, Kevin McGran of The Toronto Star reports.

6:34pm - Ondrej Kase (Tor) (upper body) was activated from injured reserve Saturday, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.

6:31pm - Charlie McAvoy (Bos) (illness) is not on the ice for warmups and won't play Saturday versus the Lightning.

6:15pm - Robert Hagg (Buf) (undisclosed) won't play Saturday versus the Hurricanes, Lance Lysowski of The Buffalo News reports.

6:12pm - Anton Lundell (Fla) picked up two assists in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win over the Blues.

6:10pm - Malcolm Subban (Buf) will protect the road goal Saturday versus the Hurricanes.

6:07pm - Maxim Mamin (Fla) scored two goals in Saturday's 4-3 shootout win over the Blues.

6:03pm - Cam Talbot (Min) will protect the home goal Saturday versus the Maple Leafs, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.

5:58pm - Matt Kiersted (Fla) was reassigned to AHL Charlotte on Saturday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

5:53pm - Aleksi Heponiemi (Fla) was reassigned to AHL Charlotte on Saturday, David Dwork of Local 10 Miami reports.

5:51pm - Sergei Bobrovsky (Fla) stopped 22 shots in regulation and overtime and two of three shootout attempts in Saturday's 4-3 win over the Blues.

5:51pm - Laurent Dauphin (Mtl) was sent down to AHL Laval on Saturday.

5:51pm - Corey Schueneman (Mtl) was reassigned to AHL Laval on Saturday.

5:46pm - Riley Stillman (Chi) (knee) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Rangers, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.

5:45pm - Jujhar Khaira (Chi) (illness) won't play Saturday versus the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.

5:43pm - Ryan O'Reilly (StL) notched two assists in Saturday's 4-3 shootout loss to the Panthers.

5:43pm - Calvin de Haan (Chi) Haan (back) will draw into the lineup for Saturday's game versus the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.

5:42pm - Jake McCabe (Chi) (personal) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Rangers, Charlie Roumeliotis of NBC Sports Chicago reports.

5:40pm - Kevin Lankinen (Chi) will patrol the crease during Saturday's road matchup with the Rangers, Eric Lear of the Blackhawks' official site reports.

5:34pm - Ville Husso (StL) turned aside 48 shots in regulation and overtime and one of three shootout attempts in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Panthers.

5:30pm - Tristan Jarry (Pit) will guard the road goal during Saturday's matchup with the Canucks.

5:13pm - Conor Sheary (Wsh) (lower body) is no longer on injured reserve and is expected to play Saturday against Columbus, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.

4:51pm - T.J. Oshie (Wsh) (lower body) has been activated off injured reserve and will return to the lineup for Saturday's matchup with Columbus, Samantha Pell of The Washington Post reports.

3:02pm - Blake Lizotte (LA) entered the league's COVID-19 protocols Saturday.

2:41pm - TJ Tynan (LA) was recalled from AHL Ontario on Saturday.

2:35pm - Jaret Anderson-Dolan (LA) was recalled from AHL Ontario on Saturday.

2:23pm - Thatcher Demko (Van) will start Saturday against visiting Pittsburgh, Harman Dayal of The Athletic reports.

2:15pm - Kale Clague (Mtl) was claimed off waivers by the Canadiens from Los Angeles on Saturday, John Hoven of SiriusXM NHL Network Radio reports.

2:12pm - Igor Shesterkin (NYR) (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.

2:09pm - Adam Huska (NYR) was recalled from AHL Hartford on Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.

2:08pm - Nazem Kadri (Col) (undisclosed) is considered questionable for Saturday's matchup with the Senators, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

2:06pm - Darcy Kuemper (Col) (upper body) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's game versus Ottawa, but he could return Monday against Philadelphia or Wednesday versus the Rangers, Mike Chambers of The Denver Post reports.

2:05pm - Colton White (NJ) was reassigned to AHL Utica on Saturday.

2:00pm - Carter Hart (Phi) will guard the home goal during Sunday's matchup with the Lightning, Bill Meltzer of NHL.com reports.

1:56pm - Anton Blidh (Bos) Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald, Blidh (upper body) is progressing in his recovery, but he won't play Saturday against the Lightning.

1:55pm - Mike Hoffman (Mtl) (upper body) will be activated off injured reserve and return to the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Predators.

1:43pm - Charlie McAvoy (Bos) will be a game-time decision for Saturday's matchup with Tampa Bay due to a non-COVID illness, Steve Conroy of the Boston Herald reports.

1:40pm - Jakub Zboril (Bos) (lower body) will be reevaluated "in the days to come," Fluto Shinzawa of The Athletic reports.

1:38pm - Morgan Rielly (Tor) (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Saturday's matchup with Minnesota, David Alter of The Hockey News reports.

1:30pm - Nikita Kucherov (TB) (lower body) participated in Saturday's morning skate, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official sitee reports.

1:28pm - Zdeno Chara (NYI) has cleared the NHL's COVID-19 protocols ahead of Saturday's matchup with the Red Wings, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.

1:26pm - Dillon Heatherington (Ott) was recalled by the Senators on Saturday.

1:22pm - Ian Mitchell (Chi) was recalled by the Blackhawks on Saturday, Mark Lazerus of The Athletic reports.

1:20pm - Jack Ahcan (Bos) was recalled by the Bruins on Saturday.

1:18pm - Oskar Steen (Bos) was recalled by the Bruins on Saturday.

1:16pm - Andy Andreoff (NYI) was reassigned to AHL Bridgeport on Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.

1:15pm - Austin Czarnik (NYI) was recalled by the Islanders on Saturday, Arthur Staple of The Athletic reports.

1:11pm - Ilya Sorokin (NYI) Andrew Gross of Newsday, Sorokin was the first goalie off the ice at morning skate, indicating he'll get the start in goal in Saturday's road matchup with the Red Wings.

1:10pm - Trevor van Riemsdyk (Wsh) Riemsdyk (COVID-19 protocols) has entered the COVID-19 protocols and will be unavailable for Saturday's road match against the Blue Jackets, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports.

1:09pm - Jake Allen (Mtl) will guard the road goal during Saturday's matchup with the Predators.

1:06pm - Jack Campbell (Tor) will patrol the crease during Saturday's road matchup with Minnesota, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.

12:57pm - Jeremy Swayman (Bos) will start between the pipes in Saturday's home game versus the Lightning, source reports.

12:54pm - Daniil Tarasov (CBJ) will guard the road cage during Saturday's matchup with the Capitals, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic reports.

12:50pm - Andrei Vasilevskiy (TB) is on track to start between the pipes in Saturday's road matchup with the Bruins, Eduardo A. Encina of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

12:46pm - Alex Nedeljkovic (Det) will defend the blue paint during Saturday's home game versus the Islanders, Andrew Gross of Newsday reports.

12:38pm - Ville Husso (StL) will defend the blue paint during Saturday's road game versus the Panthers, Tom Timmermann of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

12:01pm - Sergei Bobrovsky (Fla) will guard the home goal during Saturday's matchup with St. Louis, Jameson Olive of the Panthers' official site reports.

11:53am - Ilya Samsonov (Wsh) will patrol the crease during Saturday's home game versus the Blue Jackets.

10:31am - Xavier Ouellet (Mtl) suffered an undisclosed injury last Saturday during AHL Laval's loss to Belleville, Jard Book of Habs Eye On The Prize reports.

10:21am - Carey Price (Mtl) (knee) was on ice Friday but does not appear ready to rejoin the Canadiens, Pat Hickey of the Montreal Gazette reports.

10:20am - Janne Kuokkanen (NJ) registered an assist Friday in an 8-4 loss to the Jets.

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