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Canadiens place left wing Jonathan Drouin on LTIR

If the Vegas Golden Knights’ flurry of moves wasn’t enough to satisfy those yearning for more long-term injured reserve (LTIR) machinations, the Montreal Canadiens have probably helped them out. The Canadiens have placed Jonathan Drouin on LTIR, according to PuckPedia. Drouin has been out since a late March contest against the Boston Bruins, and his season was ended by wrist surgery.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Moves to LTIR

Drouin (wrist) was placed on long-term injured reserve Tuesday, per PuckPedia. This move frees up the cap space for the Canadiens to activate Carey Price (knee) from LTIR. Drouin has already been ruled out for the year after undergoing surgery, and he's expected to be ready for training camp in September.
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Medical update regarding Jonathan Drouin

TORONTO - Following Saturday's game in Toronto, interim head coach Martin St-Louis announced that Jonathan Drouin underwent wrist surgery on Friday. The operation was performed by Dr. Robert Hotchkiss at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. Drouin, who has been sidelined since March 21, will not return this...
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Officially out for season

Drouin underwent wrist surgery Friday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports. Surgery was on the table to address Drouin's injury, and he opted to undergo the operation. The winger is expected to be ready for training camp in the fall.
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Canadiens: Chris Nilan Attacks Jonathan Drouin On Twitter

Jonathan Drouin’s tenure with the Montreal Canadiens has not been an easy one. Ever since being traded to the Canadiens in 2017 in return for Mikhail Sergachev, the former 3rd overall pick has been under the intense Montreal microscope. Having gone through several mountains of critique from fans and...
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Jonathan Drouin placed on IR

BROSSARD -- The Canadiens placed forward Jonathan Drouin on injured reserve on Friday. Drouin, 26, is sidelined indefinitely with an upper-body injury. The eight-year veteran also remains at home after coming into contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19. Drouin returned to the Habs' lineup on March 19 after...
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Montreal's Jonathan Drouin out indefinitely with upper-body injury

Drouin is also away from the team due to COVID-19 protocols, as he was recently in close contact with someone who tested positive. Drouin has missed 29 games total this season due to injury. He previously missed 22 games suffering from another upper-body injury in January. Earlier this season, he missed six games with a head injury.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Seeking second opinion

Drouin (wrist) will seek a second opinion regarding his wrist injury, Arpon Basu of The Athletic. Drouin was initially reported to be undergoing surgery, but he'll seek a further opinion before making his decision. That medical consultation will happen after Drouin clears the COVID-19 protocols, having recently been designated a close contact.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Undergoing season-ending surgery

Drouin (wrist) will undergo season-ending surgery, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports. This is the same wrist injury that kept Drouin out of action for nearly two months. He tried to play through it, but his season is now over. The 26-year-old posted 20 points and 62 shots on net in 34 games -- he has missed at least 10 games in each of the last three campaigns, though he's expected to be ready for training camp ahead of the 2022-23 season.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Ruled out indefinitely

Drouin will be sidelined indefinitely due to an upper-body injury, the team announced Friday. Drouin was already away from the team due to a COVID-19 close contact and is now facing an extended absence. With approximately five weeks left in the NHL season, it's not impossible that Drouin has played his last game this year. If that's the case, he would end the 2021-22 campaign having tallied six goals and 14 helpers in 34 games, marking his sixth 20-point season in his eight-year career.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Moves to injured reserve

Drouin (not injury related) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, per CapFriendly. Drouin was a close contact of someone who tested positive for COVID-19, though it's unclear if he has subsequently returned a positive result himself. The 26-year-old will have to clear the virus protocols before he can return to action.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Sent home due to close contact

Drouin was sent home Thursday because he was in contact with someone who texted positive for COVID-19. It's safe to assume Drouin will miss Thursday's game versus the Panthers at a minimum. With Drouin unavailable, look for Michael Pezzetta or Mathieu Perreault to draw into the lineup against Florida.
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Canadiens' Jonathan Drouin: Returns to ice

Drouin had three hits over 13:57 of ice time in Saturday's 5-1 win over Ottawa. Drouin returned to action after missing 22 games with a wrist injury, skating on the second line with Rem Pitlick and Mike Hoffman. Drouin, who had 20 points over 32 games prior to his injury, was one of the few bright spots for the Canadiens during the pre-Martin St. Louis portion of the 2021-22 season. It will be interesting to see if the new coach has the same impact on Drouin as he did with many other the Habs.
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