Methot suffered a serious finger injury after being slashed by Sidney Crosby on on Thursday. It was a gruesome looking injury and will cost the veteran defenseman “weeks.” With Methot out, Fredrik Claesson is expected to draw into the lineup on Saturday.
Methot will come out of the lineup tonight in New Jersey because of an illness. The veteran defenseman will be replaced in the lineup by Chris Wideman, who returns from a lower-body injury and Frederik Claesson will skate with Erik Karlsson.
Methot (lower-body) is expected to return to the lineup on Saturday.
Methot has missed the last four games with a lower-body injury, but skated with Erik Karlsson on Friday and should play this afternoon in Los Angeles. Methot has just three assists in 23 games despite playing with Karlsson the majority of the time.
Methot left Tuesday’s game with a lower-body injury and is listed as day-to-day.
Methot played for 15:22 TOI before exiting Tuesday’s game with a lower-body injury. Senators’ head coach Guy Boucher said after the game that Methot is day-to-day, which has him questionable for Thursday’s game.
Methot (undisclosed) will return to the Senators lineup on Thursday.
Methot missed the last six games with an undisclosed injury, but will be back to the lineup tonight vs. the Oilers. Methot is a key member of the Senators’ blueline but is not fantasy relevant—Methot has just six points (2G / 4A) in 42 games this season.
Methot (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision on Tuesday.
Methot has missed the last five games, but took part in the morning skate and could be back in the lineup tonight. Methot is listed as a game-time decision, so monitor his status during pre-game warmups.
Methot (concussion) will return to the Senators lineup on Wednesday.
Methot missed the last three games, but will return to the Senators lineup on Wednesday vs. the Flames. He has just one goal in five games this season and despite playing alongside the league’s best offensive defenseman, he is not a good fantasy option right now.
Methot (concussion) will return to the Senators lineup on Saturday.
Methot has missed the last two games with a concussion but will be back in the lineup on Saturday. Methot has one goal and is not a great fantasy option despite being paired with the NHL’s best offensive defenseman, Erik Karlsson.
Methot (concussion) practiced on Wednesday; remains questionable for Thursday's game.
Methot missed Saturday’s game and Monday’s practice because of a concussion. However, he returned to practice this morning, but did not take part in line rushes, which suggests that he will miss Thursday’s game vs. New Jersey.
The Senators have signed Marc Methot to a four-year, $19.6 million contract extension.
Methot was set to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season, but is now signed through the 2018-19 season with a $4.9M annual cap-hit. Methot has missed 37 games with a lingering back issue this season. He has five assists and a plus-8 rating while average 21:37 TOI in 17 games.
Methot has only played in two games this season, but will play in his first game since December 6th tonight vs. the Avlanche. The Senators said who he would replace will be a game-time decision but it will likely be Chris Philips or Patrick Wiercioch.