Welcome back to the Fantasy Hockey Injury Report. Hockey is back, which means injuries are back too. You can’t avoid them, but we can get a head start and plan around them. The injury report will be out every Tuesday to help you plan the rest of your fantasy hockey week. Let’s take a look at which key players are dealing with injuries. 

Nico Hischier - New Jersey Devils - Center

Injury: unspecified, day-to-day.

Things are going from bad to even worse in New Jersey. Former first overall pick Nico Hischier exited last game due to injury and did not return. The team hasn’t given an update on his status, so for now, he’s being considered day-to-day. Fantasy owners shouldn’t start to panic, but it would be nice to know what injury the youngster is dealing with.

Mika Zibanejad - New York Rangers - Center

Injury: flu, day-to-day.

The good news here is that Mika Zibanejad is expected to play Thursday night against the New Jersey Devils. Flu season is right around the...