The Pittsburgh Penguins announced Friday that forward Steve Downie and goaltender Thomas Greiss are the latest players to test positive for the mumps.
San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended four games by the National Hockey League for his actions during a game against the Anaheim Ducks on Monday.
The New Jersey Devils activated forward Mike Cammalleri from injured reserve prior to Tuesday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Another day, another bit of bad luck on the health front for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
A few weeks ago it seemed like the New York Rangers were more likely to have a "Mumpy" Christmas than a merry one.
The Penguins announced Monday that forwards Brandon Sutter and Steve Downie and goaltender Thomas Greiss were sent back to Pittsburgh to be tested for mumps.
Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar, Philadelphia Flyers forward Jakub Voracek and Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury were named Monday as the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Dec. 21.
Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen collapsed on the bench during the second period of Saturday's game against the Calgary Flames and had to be helped to the locker room.
The Carolina Hurricanes activated forward Alexander Semin off injured reserve on Saturday.
The New Jersey Devils have placed forward Mike Cammalleri on injured reserve because of a lower body injury.