Comeau (upper-body) will have X-rays this week; exact timeline will be determined after.
Comeau has been out since December 22nd and the only update that has been available is that he would miss “several weeks”. He has been sidelined for nearly one month already, so the X-rays should provide a more detailed timeline for his return.
The original expectation was that Comeau’s injury was relatively serious and coach Johnston’s comments confirmed that. He will likely miss at least two weeks with an upper-body injury. The injury woes continue for the Penguins.
The Penguins have placed Blake Comeau (undisclosed) on injured reserve.
Comeau suffered an undisclosed injury in Monday’s game and he will not play on Tuesday. There is no word on the nature or severity of Comeau’s injury, but the early belief is that it is something that will keep him sidelined for an extended period of time. His immediate placement on IR is also a bad sign.
Comeau suffered an undisclosed injury in the Penguins shootout loss to the Panthers last night. Original reports are that Comeau’s injury is fairly serious and he could miss an extended period of time. The Penguins are expected to recall a forward from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Comeau has been suspended for two-games for his hit from behind on Brendan Smith on Tuesday.
Comeau crunched Smith into the corner boards from behind when Smith went to retrieve the puck. Comeau was given a double-minor on the play, but stayed in the game. He is eligible to return on Tuesday vs. the Hurricanes.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have placed forward Blake Comeau on Injured Reserve.
Comeau suffered a sprained knee during practice on Thursday and is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks. Comeau urrently leads the Blue Jackets in hits with 131. He has also scored three goals and dished out eight assists for 11 points with 21 penalty minutes in 43 games this season
Comeau had to be helped off of the ice at the Blue Jackets' morning skate with an apparent leg injury.
Blue Jackets' head coach Todd Richards did not no the nature or severity of Comeau's injury after practice. The injury occurred when he missed check and went hard into boards. He had been pencilled into tonight's lineup, but it appears that he will not play now.
Blake Comeau traded to #CBJ for 5th round pick #TradeCentre
Comeau is a hard-working 27-year-old checking-line forward. With the Blue Jackets trading away multiple players to get Marian Gaborik, they needed to add some NHL capable bodies. He scored 24 goals in 2010-11 so he has the ability to score but as of right now he is not fantasy relevant.