The Vegas Golden Knights Injury Report on SinBin.vegas is brought to you by Adam S. Kutner and Associates, the best Las Vegas personal injury attorney.
Updated: 10/12/19 11:51 PM
Injury: Lower Body
Injured on: 10/10/19
10/11 – Gallant says Subban is day-to day with a lower body injury, but said he doesn’t expect him out too long. Vegas will recall a backup goalie to take his place.
10/10 – Subban left the game after the 1st period and did not return. No update was given following the contest.
Injured on: 10/2/19
10/4 – Schmidt was officially placed on IR.
10/3 – Gallant called Schmidt “week to week with a lower body injury.” He did go on to allude to the fact that he shouldn’t be out more than 20 games. “I hope he’s not out 20 games.”
10/2 – Schmidt left the game and did not return after sustaining a knee-to-knee collision with Logan Couture. No immediate update was given on his status.
Time for the first injury update from our new injury expert @vegassportsdoc
"'Valgus knee injury' can cause MCL, meniscus, and even an ACL if the entire 'triad' is involved. Let’s hope just a bone contusion and a low grade sprain. Best case is a week or two." -Dr Caleb Pinegar
— SinBin.vegas (@SinBinVegas) October 3, 2019
10/6 – Sources have indicated to SinBin.vegas that the injury Tuch sustained was to his hand and/or wrist.
10/2 – Tuch was placed on LTIR which rules him out for at least 24 days and 10 games. Thus, he is first eligible to return on October 22nd.
10/1 – Tuch was placed on IR as part of the release of the opening day roster.
9/28 – Gallant said Tuch is week-to-week and will miss the opening of the season.
9/27 – Tuch went crashing hard into the boards after drawing a penalty in the 2nd period of the preseason game against the Kings. He immediately left the game and did not return. No real update was given on him following the game.
10/1 – Whitecloud was placed on season-opening IR. He is expected to be sent to Chicago when healthy.
9/26 – Whitecloud was described as week-to-week.
9/25 – Whitecloud left the game in the 2nd period and did not return.
Previous Injuries (2019-20)
10/11 – Expected to play tomorrow vs CGY.
10/9 – Eakin returned to the ice for the first time in a “no-contact” jersey. He is not expected to play Thursday but could Saturday.
10/6 – Gallant says Eakin will miss Tuesday’s game but it is possible he returns to the team on Thursday or Saturday.
10/2 – Eakin was placed on IR which ruled him out for the opening night game and likely at least Friday’s game as well.
10/1 – Eakin did not skate in the final practice before the regular season. He is expected to miss the opener. He was not placed on IR.
9/28 – Gallant says Eakin is day-to-day but a decision has not been made on him regarding opening night.
9/27 – Eakin left the game midway through the 3rd period after a shift in which he delivered two hits. He did not return to the game and no update was given following.