Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin will miss 4-5 months after undergoing successful surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, the team announced Tuesday.
Rangers sniper Marian Gaborik will undergo surgery to repair a torn labrum in his shoulder and could be sidelined up to six months, the team confirmed Friday.
New York Islanders captain Doug Weight will have season-ending shoulder surgery that could also mark the conclusion of the center's 18-year NHL career.
Bruins high scorers Phil Kessel and David Krejci face surgeries that could keep them from playing early next season.
Michael Nylander will undergo surgery to repair a torn left rotator cuff and will be sidelined for three to six months, robbing the Capitals of their second-leading scorer for the rest of the season.
Despite losing two players for at least a month in a span of less than 12 hours, Detroit beat Calgary 2-1 Wednesday night behind Manny Legace's 28 saves. D Mathieu Dandenault broke his foot, and C Kris Draper earlier partially tore his rotator cuff.
Detroit Red Wings center Kris Draper, who is in the midst of a career season, will be sidelined a month with a partially torn rotator cuff, the team announced Wednesday.
Florida Panthers center Nathan Horton will probably miss the remainder of the season after tearing the rotator cuff in his left shoulder.
Florida Panthers rookie center Nathan Horton has a torn rotator cuff in his left shoulder, an MRI revealed Tuesday. He's out indefinitely.