Hossa left Saturday's outdoor game against the Penguins after playing just 4:18 and did not return. There is no word on the nature of Hossa's upper-body injury, but it will cost him the next couple of weeks. The Blackhawks will likely recall a forward in the next few days.
Hossa (personal) is back at practice today and should play on Wednesday.
Hossa missed the last two games family reasons, but has rejoined his team out west and is expected to play tomorrow. The Hawks returned Jeremy Morin to the AHL which suggests that Hossa will be in the lineup. He enters Wednesday's contest with 10 goals, seven assists and a plus-15 rating. Activate him in all formats.
Hossa (personal) is expected to miss his second straight game.
Hossa missed Saturday's game after returning to Chicago to attend a family matter. With Hossa out, Bradon Saad is likely to skate on the top-line with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp. Hossa could rejoin the team on Wednesday vs. Calgary.
Hossa flew back to Chicago to address a family matter and did not play against the Canucks. It is unknown how long he will be away from the team, so monitor his status on Monday prior to their contest with the Oilers.
Hossa missed the last three games, Chicago lost two out of three in his absence. Hossa has had a strong start to the season, posting nine goals and 15 points in 19 games. His plus-12 rating also leads the Blackhawks in that category. Hossa is expected to return to the top-line with Jonathan Toews and Patrick Sharp.
Hossa will miss his third consecutive game tonight. Kris Versteeg will continue to skate on the first line in Hossa's absence, he his a goal and two assists in that spot since coming over from Florida.
Hossa (lower-body) is on the ice for the Blackhawks morning skate.
Hossa has missed the last two contests, but appears to be in line to return to the lineup tonight at Colorado. The veteran winger has had a strong start to the season potting nine goals and 15 points in 19 games. On a strong offensive Blackhawks team he has posted a plus-12 rating, which is tied for fifth in the NHL. We will wait for official word from the Blackhawks on Hossa's status.
Hossa did not play on Saturday and will miss his second consecutive game tonight. The injury is not believed to be serious and he is expected to play on Tuesday vs. Colorado. Recently acquired Kris Versteeg will skate on the top line in Hossa's absence.
Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa returned to the ice Thursday after sitting out about a week with an upper-body injury, and he could play in the season opener, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said on Thursday.
Hossa has not played in any of the Blackhawks’ five preseason games after aggravating a previous injury last week. Quenneville said Hossa will not play in the final preseason game on Saturday. The Blackhawks’ season opener is on Tuesday, October 2nd.