Devils Have 4 Injuries With Potentially 43 Minutes Up for Grabs

January 16 Injury Report

DEVILS INJURIES: 4 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 43 TOI.

MacKenzie Blackwood (G) is listed as questionable today, but is still listed as the probable starting goalie. If his status changes, the other available goalies on the roster are:

Louis Domingue

Cory SchneiderJack Hughes is questionable. Hughes averages the third most time on ice (15) among team centers. There is just one other C who averages less ice time. Ben Street is listed on the injured list as questionable. Street averages the fourth most time on ice (11) among team left wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other left wings. Kyle Palmieri averages 17 TOI, 0.71 FD points per minute and 0.6 DK points per minute at right wing. Jesper Bratt is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. Bratt's DK salary is $3.4K and his FD Salary is 4.2K. He averages 0.49 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.6 FanDuel pts per minute. Averaging 14 TOI, Nikita Gusev could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Gusev is priced at $4.3K on FanDuel and $4.2 on DraftKings. He averages 0.73 FD pts per minute and 0.58 DK pts per minute. Another RW who could be in for a big night is Wayne Simmonds (15 TOI). Simmonds is priced at $3.6K on FanDuel and $3.2 on DraftKings. He averages 0.42 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.5 FanDuel pts per minute. Another RW who could be in for a big night is John Hayden (9 TOI). Hayden is priced at $3K on FanDuel and $2.6 on DraftKings. He averages 0.34 FD pts per minute and 0.29 DK pts per minute.

FLYERS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 35 TOI.

Alex Lyon is expected to start today with starting goalie, Carter Hart, listed as out for the game. Shayne Gostisbehere averages 18 TOI, 0.49 FD points per minute and 0.42 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Gostisbehere averages the third most time on ice (18) among team Left Defensemen. Justin Braun averages 17 TOI, 0.32 FD points per minute and 0.29 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Mark Friedman is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 12 minutes. Friedman's DK salary is $2.9K and his FD Salary is 3.5K. He averages 0.15 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.21 FanDuel pts per minute.

LIGHTNING INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 32 TOI.

Patrick Maroon is questionable. Maroon averages the fourth most time on ice (12) among team right wings. We do not expect his absence to have a major impact on the other right wings' fantasy value. Ryan McDonagh is questionable. With an average of 13 TOI, LD Braydon Coburn could see a significant increase in time on ice. Coburn's DK salary is $2.7K and his FD Salary is 3.5K. He averages 0.33 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.39 FanDuel pts per minute.

MAPLE LEAFS INJURY AT RIGHT DEFENSEMAN

Morgan Rielly averages 24 TOI, 0.59 FD points per minute and 0.51 DK points per minute at right defensemen.

SHARKS INJURY AT CENTER

Logan Couture averages 18 TOI, 0.75 FD points per minute and 0.63 DK points per minute at center. With an average of 10 TOI, C Antti Suomela could see a significant increase in time on ice. Suomela is priced at $3.1K on FanDuel and $2.9 on DraftKings. He averages 0.49 FD pts per minute and 0.41 DK pts per minute. Joe Thornton averages 14 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Thornton is priced at $3.8K on FanDuel and $3.3 on DraftKings. He averages 0.38 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.51 FanDuel pts per minute.

SABRES INJURY AT LEFT WING

Victor Olofsson averages 18 TOI, 0.7 FD points per minute and 0.56 DK points per minute at left wing. Zemgus Girgensons is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 13 minutes. Girgensons is priced at $3.3K on FanDuel and $2.7 on DraftKings. He averages 0.3 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.37 FanDuel pts per minute. Conor Sheary averages 13 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Sheary is priced at $4.3K on FanDuel and $3 on DraftKings. He averages 0.56 FD pts per minute and 0.45 DK pts per minute. Another LW who could be in for a big night is Scott Wilson (11 TOI). Wilson's DK salary is $2.6K and his FD Salary is 3K. He averages 0.32 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.38 FanDuel pts per minute. Another LW who could be in for a big night is Rasmus Asplund (10 TOI). Asplund's DK salary is $2.7K and his FD Salary is 3.5K. He averages 0.33 FD pts per minute and 0.27 DK pts per minute.

DUCKS INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Jakob Silfverberg averages 17 TOI, 0.65 FD points per minute and 0.52 DK points per minute at right wing. Daniel Sprong is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 12 minutes. Sprong is priced at $3.6K on FanDuel and $3.6 on DraftKings. He averages 0.54 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.63 FanDuel pts per minute. Carter Rowney averages 12 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Rowney's DK salary is $2.6K and his FD Salary is 3.2K. He averages 0.33 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.41 FanDuel pts per minute.

CANADIENS INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Brendan Gallagher averages 16 TOI, 0.86 FD points per minute and 0.76 DK points per minute at right wing. Nick Cousins is positioned for a significant uptick in ice time. He averages 14 minutes. Cousins's DK salary is $3.5K and his FD Salary is 3.6K. He averages 0.52 FD pts per minute and 0.44 DK pts per minute. Averaging 13 TOI, Jordan Weal could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Weal's DK salary is $2.5K and his FD Salary is 3.4K. He averages 0.37 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.45 FanDuel pts per minute.

AVALANCHE INJURY AT RIGHT WING

Joonas Donskoi averages 16 TOI, 0.58 FD points per minute and 0.47 DK points per minute at right wing. With an average of 14 TOI, RW Andre Burakovsky could see a significant increase in time on ice. Burakovsky is priced at $3.8K on FanDuel and $4 on DraftKings. He averages 0.62 FD pts per minute and 0.5 DK pts per minute. Averaging 9 TOI, Vladislav Kamenev could also see a significant increase in time on ice. Kamenev's DK salary is $2.6K and his FD Salary is 3K. He averages 0.49 FD pts per minute and 0.39 DK pts per minute. Another RW who could be in for a big night is Matt Calvert (14 TOI). Calvert is priced at $4.1K on FanDuel and $3.4 on DraftKings. He averages 0.56 FD pts per minute and 0.46 DK pts per minute.

BLUE JACKETS INJURY AT RIGHT DEFENSEMAN

Dean Kukan averages 16 TOI, 0.32 FD points per minute and 0.27 DK points per minute at right defensemen. Kukan averages the fourth most time on ice (16) among team Right Defensemen. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other Right Defensemen.

STARS INJURY AT CENTER

Radek Faksa is listed on the injured list as questionable. With an average of 15 TOI, C Roope Hintz could see a significant increase in time on ice. Hintz's DK salary is $4.7K and his FD Salary is 5.4K. He averages 0.63 FD pts per minute and 0.52 DK pts per minute. Jason Dickinson averages 14 TOI and is also poised for a bigger than average night. Dickinson's DK salary is $3.3K and his FD Salary is 3.2K. He averages 0.41 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.49 FanDuel pts per minute. Another C who could be in for a big night is Justin Dowling (11 TOI). Dowling's DK salary is $2.9K and his FD Salary is 3.3K. He averages 0.29 DraftKings pts per minute and 0.35 FanDuel pts per minute.

SENATORS INJURY AT LEFT WING

Nick Paul averages 14 TOI, 0.5 FD points per minute and 0.42 DK points per minute at left wing. Paul averages the fourth most time on ice (14) among team left wings. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other left wings.

ISLANDERS INJURY AT CENTER

Casey Cizikas is listed as questionable on the injury list. Cizikas averages the third most time on ice (14) among team centers. There are 2 other centers who average less ice time.

COYOTES INJURIES: 2 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 13 TOI.

Antti Raanta (G) is listed as questionable today, but is still listed as the probable starting goalie. If he does not start, the other available goalies who might get the start are:

Adin Hill

Ivan ProsvetovBrad Richardson averages 13 TOI, 0.49 FD points per minute and 0.43 DK points per minute at center. Richardson averages the fourth most time on ice (13) among team centers. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other centers.

GOLDEN KNIGHTS INJURY AT CENTER

Cody Glass is questionable. Glass averages the fifth most time on ice (13) among team centers. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other centers.

KINGS INJURY AT CENTER

Blake Lizotte averages 13 TOI, 0.43 FD points per minute and 0.34 DK points per minute at center. Lizotte averages the third most time on ice (13) among team centers. There is just one other C who averages less ice time.

PANTHERS INJURY AT GOALIE

Chris Driedger is the probable starting goalie today with starting goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky, listed as out for the game.

BRUINS INJURY AT GOALIE

Tuukka Rask (G) is listed as questionable today, but is still listed as the probable starting goalie. If he does not start, the other available goalie who might get the start is Jaroslav Halak ($8.2K FD, $7.8K DK).

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January 17 Injury Report

JETS INJURIES: 3 PLAYERS

Skaters Combine for 50 TOI.

Carl Dahlstrom (14.3 TOI, 0.24 FD per min, 0.2 DK per min) and Dmitry Kulikov (19.3 TOI, 0.24 FD per min, 0.2 DK per min) are Jets Left Defensemen listed as questionable or out. Josh Morrissey is positioned for an uptick in ice time. He averages 22 minutes. Averaging 23 TOI, Neal Pionk could also see an increase in time on ice. Tucker Poolman averages 17 TOI, 0.35 FD points per minute and 0.3 DK points per minute at right defensemen. With an average of 14 TOI, RD Sami Niku could see a significant increase in time on ice. Averaging 15 TOI, Anthony Bitetto could also see a significant increase in time on ice.

RED WINGS INJURY AT LEFT DEFENSMAN

Trevor Daley averages 15 TOI, 0.27 FD points per minute and 0.24 DK points per minute at left defensemen. Daley averages the fourth most time on ice (15) among team Left Defensemen. Since he is not a heavily utilized player we do not see a major increase in opportunity for the other Left Defensemen.