Player Notes

  • Not expected to play Saturday
    Barkov (illness) isn't expected to play Saturday versus St. Louis, according to David Dwork of Local 10 Miami.

    Advice: Barkov was considered a game-time decision after missing Friday's practice with a non-COVID illness. His absence might result in Eric Staal getting significantly more ice time Saturday. Barkov has five goals and 18 points in 19 games this season. Rotowire.com 34 minutes ago
  • Tending twine Saturday
    Sandstrom will start Saturday's road game versus the Islanders, Olivia Reiner of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

    Advice: Sandstrom made a relief appearance against Pittsburgh on Friday after Carter Hart was pulled. He has a 1-4-1 record this season with a 3.14 GAA and a .901 save percentage through seven games played. Philadelphia will try to end a nine-game (0-6-3) winless skid. Rotowire.com 45 minutes ago
  • Starting Saturday
    DeSmith will start Saturday's home game against Toronto, Penguins team reporter Michelle Crechiolo reports.

    Advice: DeSmith made 29 saves in a 5-3 win over Chicago on Nov. 20 during his last outing. He has a 3-4-1 record this season with a 2.88 GAA and a .909 save percentage. DeSmith has posted a mark of 1-1-0 versus the Maple Leafs this year, stopping 56 of 62 shots. Rotowire.com Today, 2:31 pm
  • Will not play Sunday
    Reimer (lower body) will not play Sunday in Vancouver, according to Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now.

    Advice: Reimer is not 100 percent according to coach David Quinn. Reimer has still not recovered from the injury suffered Nov. 20 and while he played Friday against the Kings, he gave up four goals on 28 shots. Reimer is 5-8-2 with a 3.00 GAA and a .903 save percentage. The Sharks recalled Aaron Dell from the AHL to back up likely starter Kaapo Kahkonen. Rotowire.com Today, 2:20 pm
  • Guarding goal Saturday
    Greiss will patrol the road crease Saturday against Florida, Jim Thomas of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

    Advice: Greiss will get the second half of St. Louis' back-to-back after Jordan Binnington played in Friday's loss to the Lightning. The former has a 1-3-0 record this season with a 3.76 GAA and a .906 save percentage. Greiss last played Nov. 17, stopping 47 shots in a 5-4 shootout win over Washington. Rotowire.com Today, 2:18 pm

NHL Roster Changes

Date
Player
Change
Nov 26
Deactivated
Nov 26
Deactivated
Nov 26
Activated
Nov 26
Activated
Nov 25
Deactivated
Nov 25
Deactivated
Nov 25
Activated
Nov 25
Activated
Nov 25
Activated
Nov 25
Activated

Injury Reports

PlayerInjuryStatusEffective
Craig Smith Bos - RWUpper-body injury - left gameDTDNov 25, 2022
Jonah Gadjovich SJ - LW,RWIllnessONov 25, 2022
Rudolfs Balcers TB - LW,RWUpper-body injury - left gameONov 25, 2022
Anton Forsberg Ott - GLower-body injuryONov 25, 2022
Jacob Bryson Buf - DUndisclosed injuryIRNov 25, 2022
John Klingberg Anh - DLower-body injuryONov 25, 2022
Linus Ullmark Bos - GUpper-body injury - left gameDTDNov 25, 2022
Yakov Trenin Nsh - LWLower-body injuryDTDNov 23, 2022
Kyle Palmieri NYI - RWUpper-body injuryONov 23, 2022