Hanzal (lower-body) is not on the ice for the Coyotes' morning skate.
Hanzal has missed the last two games with a lower-body injury, his absence this morning suggests that he will not be in the lineup tonight in Washington. The Coyotes are 2-0 without Hanzal, so there is no reason to rush him back if he is not 100 per cent.
Hanzal (lower-body) is doubtful for Thursday's game vs. Montreal.
Hanzal has missed multiple practices lately and it appears as if he will miss his second consecutive games tonight. Hanzal will likely be playing with fellow Czech Olympian Martin Erat when he returns from injury. If Hanzal does not play tonight, monitor his status before Saturday's game vs. the Capitals.
Hanzal suffered a lower-body injury in Sunday's loss to the St. Louis Blues. He will continue to get treatment prior to tomorrow's game, but monitor his status throughout the day. Hanzal has 15 goals and 22 assists (37 points) in 55 games this season.
Hanzal did not participate in this morning's skate, however it was optional so it was not alarming. Hanzal will sit tonight and may not play on Saturday either as he prepares to represent the Czech Republic at the Olympics.
Appears Hanzal (lower-body) will be back in the Coyotes lineup tonight.
Hanzal missed the last two games with a lower-body injury, but his participation in the morning skate suggests he will return tonight vs. the Oilers. Hanzal has 34 points (14G / 20A) in 45 games this season.
Hanzal left Saturday's game and did not return, but he is skating in warm-ups as expected and will go tonight vs. Nashville. Hanzal will skate on a line with Radim Vrbata and TIm Kennedy. He has seven goals and 19 points in 20 games.
Hanzal (lower-body) will be a game-time decision tonight.
Hanzal left Saturday's contest in the first period and did not return. He practiced this morning on his regular line and also participated on the power-play which is a good sign that he will be in the lineup tonight. Coyotes head coach Dave Tippet said that Hanzal will take part in warm-ups and they will decide then if he will play or not. Hanzal is tied for the team lead with 19 points (7G / 12A).
Hanzal (lower-body) left Saturday's game and did not return.
The extent of Hanzal's injury is not known at this time, but any time he misses will be a big loss for the Coyotes. Hanzal is tied for the team lead in points with 19 (7G / 12A) through 20 games. Monitor his status prior to tomorrow's game vs. Nashville.