Nutivaara (upper-body) will not play in Game 3.
Nutivaara absorbed a big hit from Nikita Kucherov towards the end of Game 2 (Kucherov was suspended one-game for the hit) and it will cost Nutivaara at least one game as well. Nutivaara was on the ice for warmups but was a late scratch, which suggests that he won't be out long term. Adam Clendening will replace him on the blueline.
Nutivaara will be back in the Blue Jackets lineup on Saturday.
Nutivaara was a healthy scratch in Winnipeg on Thursday but will play tonight vs. the Blues. Nutivaara is expected to replace Dean Kukan and re-enters the lineup with no points in his last four games and just 15 points (4G / 11A) in 49 games this season.
Nutivaara will be a healthy scratch on Thursday.
Nutivaara is "banged up" and won't play Sunday against the Penguins.
Nutivaara will draw into the Blue Jackets on Friday.
Nutivaara is expected to make his season debut on Tuesday.
Nutivaara, 23, had seven points (2G / 5A) in 66 games with Columbus last season. He opened the season with Cleveland (AHL) before being recalled yesterday to take Gabriel Carlsson’s spot on the roster. Nutivaara is expected to replace Scott Harrington in the lineup tonight.
The Blue Jackets have recalled Markus Nutivaara from Cleveland (AHL).
Nutivaara, 23, had seven points (2G / 5A) in 66 games with Columbus last season. He started this year in the AHL, failing to record a point in three games with Cleveland. He has been brought up with Gabriel Carlsson going down with an injury and could make his season debut on Tuesday.
Nutivaara will draw into the Blue Jackets lineup on Saturday.
Source: Mark Scheig 10/7/17, 1:45 pm EST
Nutivaara (lower-body) will return to the Blue Jackets’ lineup on Tuesday.
Nutivaara missed the last three games with a lower-body injury, but he will return to the lineup tonight vs. the Devils. Nutivaara will replace Kyle Quincey and comes into play with just seven points (2G / 5A) in 53 games this season.
Source: Tom Reed 03/7/17, 6:16 am EST
Nutivaara (undisclosed) will return to the Blue Jackets' lineup on Saturday.
Source: Rob Mixer 02/4/17, 11:39 am EST
Nutivaara (undisclosed) will not play on Tuesday.
Nutivaara is dealing with an undisclosed injury that will keep him sidelined for Tuesday's game and allow Scott Harrington to get into the lineup. Nutivaara is considered day-to-day and could be ready to go on Thursday or by the weekend.
Source: Rob Mixer 01/16/17, 7:17 am EST