The Avalanche have activated Tyson Barrie (lower-body) from IR.
Barrie missed the last four games with a lower-body injury, but will return to the lineup tonight in Anaheim. Barrie has three goals and 20 assists (23 points) in 42 games this season and is expected to take his spot back on the top-pair and top power-play.
Barrie (lower-body) was a full participant in Monday’s practice; could return on Tuesday.
Barrie missed the final four games before the All-Star break with a lower-body injury, but is expected to play Tuesday vs. the Ducks. Barrie should return on the top-pair with Fedor Tyutin and comes into play with 23 points (3G / 20A) in 42 games this season.
Barrie was listed as a game-time decision on Saturday, but was held out of the lineup and will miss his third consecutive game with a lower-body injury. Monitor Barrie’s status prior to Wednesday’s game vs. the Canucks.
Barrie (lower-body) will be a game-time decision on Saturday.
Barrie was a late scratch prior to Thursday’s game in Anaheim and was listed as day-to-day, but they’ve now upgraded him to game-time decision. Barrie’s status likely won’t be known until pregame warmups at 10:00 pm ET.
The Avalanche inked Tyson Barrie to a four-year $22 million extension ($5.5M AAV).
Coming off of a career-high 53 points in 2014-15, Barrie approached 50 points again in 2015-16, registering 49 points (13G / 36A) in 78 games. His 49 points were good for 11th among defensemen. Barrie will be among the top-15 fantasy defensemen again in 2016-17.
Barrie returns to the Avalanche lineup after serving his three-game suspension.
Barrie missed the last three games because of a suspension, but he will be back in the lineup tonight in Florida. Barrie had two assists in four games before his suspension and should be reinserted into your fantasy lineup tonight.
The NHL has suspended Tyson Barrie for three games for his hit on Simon Despres on Friday.
The NHL suspended Barrie for charging and interference on Despres, who was injured on the play. Barrie is a first time offender so it was surprising to see him get three games. With Barrie out, look for Brad Stuart to get back into the lineup on Sunday.