Welcome to another edition of the Fantasy Hockey Injury Report. The season is now in full swing, and so are the injuries. You can’t avoid them, but we can get a head start and plan around them. The injury report will be out every week to help you plan the rest of your fantasy hockey week. Let’s take a look at which key players are dealing with injuries


Matthew Tkachuk - Calgary Flames - Winger

Injury: upper-body, day-to-day.

Calgary forward Matthew Tkachuk is considered day-to-day as he deals with an upper-body injury. The injury came as a surprise, as he was declared out for Calgary’s game against the Coyotes on Tuesday. It’s presumed that he suffered the injury in Monday’s game against Colorado, but initial reports are that he shouldn’t miss too much time. If anything, Tkachuk returns to the lineup on Thursday against the Leafs.

Cale Makar - Colorado Avalanche - Defence

Injury: upper-body, day-to-day

Rookie sensation Cale Makar is day-to-day as he deals...