2019 Fantasy Hockey Injury Report: March 13
Christopher Morais takes a look around the NHL and gives his take on the top injuries around the league.
Welcome to the Fantasy Hockey Injury Report. Once a week, we’ll take a look at some injuries around the league that may affect your fantasy hockey team. Injuries will always happen and you can’t predict when, but it’s important to be ready for the aftermath and to have a plan ready. Let’s take a look and some players who are on the shelf for the upcoming week and beyond.
Oscar Klefbom - Edmonton Oilers - Defence
Injury: groin, day-to-day.
It’s been a season to forget for defenceman Oscar Klefbom. The 25-year-old suffered a groin injury in his last game and his status for Wednesday’s game against New Jersey is still up in the air. Klefbom has only played 48 games this season, and if this latest injury is a serious one, the Oilers may just elect to shut him down for the rest of the season. Edmonton is a better team with him in the lineup, and they still have an outside shot at making the playoffs, but the reality is-- there’s no reason to risk playing Klefbom at less than...