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 week to help you plan the rest of your fantasy hockey week. Let’s take a look at which key players are dealing with injuries. 

Pavel Francouz - Colorado Avalanche - Goalie

Injury: head, day-to-day.

After losing Grubauer to injury, Pavel Francouz left Tuesday’s game against Winnipeg after Mark Scheifele bulldozed him just 30 seconds into the game. The team hasn’t confirmed if their backup goalie suffered a concussion or not, but he is expected to be out Thursday against Edmonton, and there’s a good chance that he misses Saturday’s game against Vancouver as well. Colorado has been hit by the injury bug a lot early in the season, but losing two goalies in the span of a week is just brutal. We should get an update on his condition later on in the week.

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