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Canucks' Filip Hronek: Starts training camp healthy
Hronek (shoulder) skated on a pairing with Ian Cole to begin training camp Thursday, Thomas Drance of The Athletic reports.
While it's too soon to say where Hronek will slot in for the season, it's a safe bet he'll be a top-four option. He should also see time on the second power-play unit. Hronek is likely the best right-shot defenseman on the Canucks' roster, and if they opt to balance their defensive pairing by handedness, he could see himself alongside Quinn Hughes on Opening Night.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Gone for season
Hronek will miss the rest of the season, including playoffs, to strengthen his ailing shoulder, Thomas Drance of The Athletic reports.
Coach Rick Tocchet said that the organization wants Hronek to be ready for the start of next season, and he needs to focus on strengthening his shoulder. The defenseman played only four games after his trade from Detroit, picking up one assist. Hronek was outstanding with the Red Wings, tallying nine times with 29 assists in 60 games. Hronek was a force on the power play with the Red Wings, finding the back of the net four times while setting up 12 others.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Returns to action Thursday
Hronek (upper body) will make his Vancouver debut Thursday versus San Jose, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
Hronek was dealt from Detroit on March 1 and has missed the last 10 games. Hronek had nine goals and 29 assists in 60 games with the Red Wings before the trade, with four goals and 16 points coming via the power play.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Could play Thursday
Hronek (upper body) could make his Vancouver debut Thursday against San Jose, Farhan Lalji of TSN reports.
Hronek, who is considered day-to-day, was on the ice as an extra during Tuesday's morning skate. He has recorded nine goals, 38 points, 122 shots on net and 97 hits in 60 games this season. The 25-year-old defenseman was acquired from Detroit on March 1.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Still no update to return timeline
Hronek (upper body) remains out of action for Saturday's game versus the Kings, Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650 reports.
The Canucks haven't offered a firm update on Hronek's status since they acquired him from the Red Wings ahead of the trade deadline. He can be considered out indefinitely until he's spotted at practice.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Might return in couple weeks
Hronek (upper body) is likely to make his return in a couple weeks, according to Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650.
The Canucks will know more once Hronek arrives early next week though, so his timetable might get updated. He was acquired by Vancouver from Detroit on Wednesday. Hronek has nine goals and 38 points in 60 contests this season.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Not playing Thursday
Hronek (upper body) isn't expected to play Thursday versus Minnesota, per Brendan Batchelor of Sportsnet 650.
Hronek was acquired by Vancouver from Detroit on Wednesday, but he's dealing with an injury that predates the trade, so it appears he'll have to wait to make his Canucks debut. He has nine goals and 38 points in 60 contests while averaging 21:32 of ice time this season. Hronek is likely to serve as a top-four defenseman with Vancouver once he's healthy.... See More ... See Less
Canucks' Filip Hronek: Traded to Vancouver
Hronek (upper body) was traded along with a 2023 fourth-round pick to the Canucks in exchange for a 2023 first-round pick and a 2023 second-round pick Wednesday.
Hronek has had the best season of his career this year -- he's already set a new career high in goals with nine and has also already tied his previous career high with 38 points through just 60 games. Quinn Hughes is locked in as the quarterback for Vancouver's No. 1 power-play unit, but Hronek should see top-four usage and skate with his new team's secondary man-advantage unit. Hronek has one season remaining on his three-year, $13.2 million contract. He's set to become a restricted free agent next summer.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Sustains upper-body injury
Hronek (upper body) won't return to Tuesday's game versus the Senators.
Hronek was injured in the second period and ruled out just before puck drop for the third. If he misses additional time, Gustav Lindstrom would likely enter the lineup.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Nets power-play marker in win
Hronek scored a goal on two shots in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Rangers.
Hronek capped the scoring in the third period, ripping a shot from the point on the power play to extend Detroit's lead to 4-1. The 25-year-old blueliner is up 37 points (nine goals, 28 assists), with 15 coming on the man advantage. Hronek is just one point shy of matching his career high, set in 78 games last season.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Puts up assist in win
Hronek logged an assist, two hits, two blocked shots and two PIM in Monday's 6-1 win over the Canucks.
Hronek helped out on a Jonatan Berggren tally in the third period. The 25-year-old Hronek has picked up a goal and an assist over the last two games after going four contests without a point. The blueliner is up to eight goals, 27 helpers, 114 shots on net, 90 hits, 43 blocked shots, 30 PIM and a plus-13 rating through 52 outings while playing a solid all-around style in a top-four role.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Gets back in scoring column
Hronek ripped his eighth goal of the season in Saturday's 5-2 win over the Canucks.
Hronek had gone 20 straight games and 43 shots without a goal before snapping the drought Saturday, when he squared up from the point and weaved the puck through heavy traffic. Despite the recent slump, this has been a terrific season for Czech defenseman, as he's also tacked on 26 assists to complement a career-high 13 points on the man advantage. Teammate Moritz Seider winning the Calder Trophy took a lot of attention off Hronek leading up to fantasy drafts, but it's the latter with a six-point advantage through 51 games.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Good to go Tuesday
Hronek (upper body) will play Tuesday versus the Oilers, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Hronek sustained an injury in practice Sunday, but it won't cost him any playing time. The 25-year-old will work alongside Ben Chiarot on the second pairing as usual, and Hronek should also see time on the second power-play unit. He had seven assists and a minus-1 rating through 13 games in January.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Dealing with upper-body injury
Hronek sustained an upper-body injury during Sunday's practice, Max Bultman of The Athletic reports.
There was no update on Hronek's status following the session, so it's unclear at this time if he will be able to play Tuesday versus Edmonton. If the 25-year-old blueliner is unavailable, Robert Hagg or Gustav Lindstrom will get a chance to draw in for Detroit. Hronek has racked up seven goals, 33 points, 110 shots on net, 40 blocks and 80 hits in 48 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Earns power-play helper
Hronek logged a power-play assist and three hits in Thursday's 3-2 win over the Golden Knights.
Hronek's offense appeared to fade late in December, but he's been good lately with six helpers over his last eight games. This was his first power-play point since Dec. 28. The 25-year-old defenseman is up to seven goals, 25 assists, 99 shots on net, 76 hits, 36 blocked shots and a plus-12 rating through 44 contests. He's six back of matching his career high of 38 points from last year.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Expected to play Saturday
Hronek (upper body) took line rushes in warmups and is expected to play Saturday versus the Blue Jackets, Ansar Khan of MLive.com reports.
Hronek was deemed a game-time decision, but his presence skating in his usual top-four role suggests he's good to go. The 25-year-old defenseman has three assists through five games in January.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Game-time decision Saturday
Hronek (upper body) will be a game-time decision versus Columbus on Saturday, Sean Shapiro of The Athletic reports.
Hronek will participate in warmups and a decision will be made at that time, although coach Derek Lalonde expects him to play. Hronek has seven goals and 29 points in 40 games this season.... See More ... See Less
Red Wings' Filip Hronek: Questionable Saturday
Hronek (upper body) is questionable for Saturday's tilt versus Columbus, Ted Kulfan of The Detroit News reports.
Hronek likely was injured Thursday against the Maple Leafs. He played 18:57 and had one shot on goal, but was absent from practice Friday. Hronek is having a good season with seven goals and 29 points in 40 games and is on pace to smash his career high of 38 points set last year.... See More ... See Less
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