Point (hip) will make his season debut on Thursday.
Point (hip) will miss at least two more games.
Point missed the season opener as he recovers from offseason hip surgery and head coach Jon Cooper ruled him out for both games this weekend. Point is expected to be back soon, so monitor his status as the Lightning head into their game in Toronto next Thursday.
Source: Joe Smith 10/4/19, 1:55 pm EST
Point (hip) returned to practice on Monday.
Point was not expected to be ready for the season opener, but he was a full participant in Monday’s practice and centred the top-line with Steven Stamkos and Nikita Kucherov. This doesn’t necessarily mean Point will be ready for Thursday, but the possibility of him playing is looking more and more likely.
Point (hip) is not expected to play until late-October.
Point underwent hip surgery in the offseason and is not expected to be ready for the start of the 2019-20 season. Lightning GM Julien BriseBois said he expects his second-line centre to return in late-October.
The Lightning have re-signed Brayden Point to a three-year contract worth $20.25 million ($6.75M AAV).
Point is coming off of a breakout campaign, having scored 41 goals with 51 assists (92 points) in 79 games. Point can expect some regression in 2020, after shooting 21.5 percent last year but ranks tied for eighth in goals (73) and tied for 22nd in points (158) over the last two seasons.
Point is scratched Saturday in Boston.
Point will be a healthy scratch on Tuesday for missing a team meeting.
Point (lower-body) is on the ice for warmups; expected to play vs. the Golden Knights.
Point (lower-body) will be a game-time decision on Tuesday.
Point was scratched from the Lightning’s lineup in New York on Saturday but the Lightning said that it’s just a minor injury and it looks like he could be back in on Tuesday. Point has been outstanding this season, scoring 30 goals with 35 assists (65 points) in 51 games and is a must-start if he ends up playing.
Point (undisclosed) is not on the ice for warmups; will not play in New York.
Point left Friday’s practice but is expected to play on Saturday.
Lightining’s head coach Jon Cooper said he didn’t know why Point left practice but said he “will be fine” for Saturday’s game. Point scored the Lightning’s only goal vs. the Canucks on Thursday.
Source: Joe Smith 10/12/18, 1:50 pm EST
Point (maintenance) will be in the Lightning lineup for Game 2.
Point (illness) is on the ice for warmups; expected to play vs. the Red Wings.
Point missed the Lightning’s morning skate because of an illness, but he is on the ice for warmups and is expected to be in the lineup tonight. Point is off to a great start to the season, having recorded three goals and five assists (eight points) in five contests.
Source: Joe Smith 10/17/17, 7:30 am EST
Point (illness) will be a game-time decision on Monday.
Point missed the Lightning’s morning skate and is listed as a game-time decision because of an illness. Despite missing the skate it seems likely that Point will play. The 21-year-old will look to continue his hot start, having recorded three goals and five assists (eight points) in five games. However, don’t expect Point to continue shooting at 33.3 percent.
Point (upper-body) took part in the morning skate; expected to return on Tuesday.
Point has been out since December 28th, but could be back in the lineup tonight vs. the Bruins. Point took part in Monday’s practice and took part in line rushes this morning, both suggests that he will play tonight. Consider him a game-time decision.
Source: Joe Smith 01/31/17, 7:29 am EST
Point (upper-body) will be a game-time decision on Saturday.
Point has missed the last four games with an upper-body injury, but could return to the lineup this afternoon in Philadelphia. Point will take warmups and his decision will be made depending on how he feels.
Source: Joe Smith 01/7/17, 7:06 am EST
Point will miss 4-6 weeks with an upper-body injury.
Point suffered an upper-body injury in Wednesday’s win over the Canadiens and will miss at least one month. This is a tough break for Point, who is having a strong rookie season. With Point out, Yanni Gourde was recalled from Syracuse (AHL) and is expected to draw into the lineup on Thursday.
Point left Wednesday’s game and is questionable for Thursday’s game.
Point was reportedly hurt in Wednesday’s game vs. the Canadiens and is questionable for tonight’s game. The Lightning recalled Yanni Gourde this morning, which suggest that Point will not play tonight.
The Lightning have recalled Brayden Point to a three-year entry level contract.
Point, 19, was a third round pick of the Lightning (79th overall) in 2014. In 60 games with the Moose Jaw Warriors (WHL), Point collected 38 goals and 49 assists (87 points).
Source: Joe Smith 03/26/15, 7:10 am EST