Matthews (shoulder) will return to the Maple Leafs lineup on Thursday.
Matthews has been out since February 22nd but will return Thursday in Nashville. Matthews has had a strong season and the Maple Leafs did well without him. The 20-year-old has registered 28 goals and 22 assists (50 points) in 53 games this season.
Matthews ditched his no-contact jersey on Saturday; still not ready to play.
Matthews (shoulder) will not play on Wednesday.
Matthews was once again on the ice on Monday, but he has already been ruled out for Wednesday’s game vs. Dallas. However, head coach Mike Babcock said that he could “become an option to get back in at some point after that.” If he isn’t playing Wednesday vs. the Stars it seems unlikely that he will play in Buffalo on Thursday, but Saturday’s game vs. Montreal seems like a possibility.
Matthews (upper-body) will not play Saturday vs. the Penguins.
Matthews will miss his sixth straight game with an upper-body injury despite practicing throughout the week. His next chance to return is Wednesday vs. the Stars or Thursday in Buffalo.
The Maple Leafs have placed Auston Matthews (shoulder) on IR.
The Maple Leafs already announced that Matthews would miss 7-to-10 days and his move to the IR simply opens up a roster spot for Tomas Plekanec, who they traded for on Sunday afternoon. Monitor Matthews’ status as we head into next weekend.
Matthews (shoulder) is expected to miss at least ten days at which time he will be re-evaluated.
Matthews left Thursday's game in the final minute of the third and did not return. He is listed as day-to-day with a shoulder injury.
Matthews (concussion) will be back in the Maple Leafs lineup on Saturday.
Matthews has missed the last six games with a concussion but will be back on the Maple Leafs top-line tonight. He will skate with Zach Hyman and William Nylander in New York and comes in with 26 points (13G / 13A) in 26 games this season.
Matthews (concussion) returned to practice on Friday; will be a game-time decision on Saturday.
Matthews has missed the last six games but was back skating on the top line between William Nylander and Zach Hyman at Friday’s practice and is hopeful that he will play tomorrow vs. the Rangers. The Maple Leafs went 2-4-0 without Matthews in the lineup. If he plays, he brings 13 goals and 13 assists (26 points) in 26 games this season.
Matthews (upper-body) is not expected to play Wednesday in Columbus.
Matthews (upper-body) traveled with the team to Columbus; questionable to play Tuesday.
Matthews has missed the last five games with an upper-body injury but he will travel on the Maple Leafs brief two-game road trip before the Christmas break, suggesting that he may play either Wednesday in Columbus or Saturday in New York.
Matthews (upper-body) will not play Tuesday afternoon vs. Carolina.
Matthews skated again on Tuesday but will not be in the lineup this afternoon. Matthews will miss his fifth straight game and there is no firm timetable for his return. This likely means he will miss Tuesday’s game in Columbus as well.
Matthews (upper-body) did not skate on Wednesday and will not play on Thursday.
Matthews (upper-body) will miss his second straight game on Tuesday.
Matthews (upper-body) is not on the ice for warmups; will not play vs. Edmonton.
Source: @LeafsPR 12/10/17, 1:32 pm EST
Matthews (upper-body) returns to the Leafs lineup.
Matthews (upper-body) will be a game-time decision on Saturday.
Matthews took part in the Maple Leafs optional morning skate and was off of the ice ahead of the scratches, which suggests that he will return to the lineup tonight. Monitor his status when the Leafs hit the ice for warmups at 6:30 p.m. ET.
Matthews (upper-body) practiced on Friday but remains a question mark for Saturday’s game in Ottawa.
Matthews has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury but skated on the top line in Friday’s practice and his status for Saturday’s game will be determined after their morning skate.
Matthews (upper-body) will miss his fourth straight game on Thursday.
Matthews practiced on Wednesday and took part in the optional morning skate today, but he will not play tonight vs. New Jersey. Despite missing his fourth consecutive game, Matthews appears to be on track to play Saturday in Montreal.
Matthews (upper-body) will not play on Friday; remains day-to-day.
Matthews will miss his second straight game with an upper-body injury and it sounds like there is a good chance he won’t play tomorrow in Boston either. After Saturday the Maple Leafs are off until next Thursday, so it would be smart for them to get their franchise player back to 100 percent instead of rushing him.