Bortuzzo is eligible to return from suspension on Monday.
Bortuzzo has served his four-game suspension for cross-checking Viktor Arvidsson on November 23rd and is set to return to the lineup in Chicago. Bortuzzo has just one assist in 11 games but is averaging 1.5 hits and 0.9 blocked shots per game this season.
The NHL has suspended Robert Bortuzzo for four games for cross-checking Viktor Arvidsson.
Bortuzzo was given a minor on the first cross-check and went back for a second cross-check, which injured Arvidsson. The Predators announced that Arvidsson will miss 4-6 weeks with a lower-body injury as a result.
Bortuzzo will be in the Blues lineup on Saturday.
Source: Jim Thomas 11/16/19, 7:04 pm EST
Bortuzzo will be a healthy scratch on Saturday.
Bortuzzo played just 12:15 TOI, recording one shot, in the Blues season opener but will be scratched in favour of Carl Gunnarsson on Saturday.
Bortuzzo will draw back into the Blues lineup for Game 5.
Bortuzzo was a healthy scratch in Game 4 with Vince Dunn returning from injury but will replace Joel Edmundson in the lineup on Thursday. Bortuzzo has registered two goals in 15 playoff games.
Source: Lou Korac 06/6/19, 11:03 am EST
Bortuzzo will be a healthy scratch in Game 5.
Bortuzzo replaced Joel Edmundson in Games 3 and 4 but will come back out of the lineup in an important Game 5 in St. Louis. Carl Gunnarsson will move down to play in Bortuzzo’s spot on the third-pairing.
Bortuzzo will draw back into the Blues lineup on Thursday.
Bortuzzo has been a healthy scratch for the last three games but will replace Carl Gunnarsson (upper-body) on Thursday. Bortuzzo has seven points (1G / 6A) in 30 games this season.
Source: Jim Thomas 02/7/19, 12:37 pm EST
The Blues have signed Robert Bortuzzo to a three-year extension worth $4.125M ($1.375M AAV).
Bortuzzo has been with the Blues since 2015, collecting nine goals and 16 assists (25 points) in 175 games. Bortuzzo will continue serving as a bottom-pairing defenseman for the Blues for the next three seasons.
Source: Jim Thomas 12/15/18, 1:49 pm EST
Bortuzzo (lower-body) will return to the Blues lineup on Friday.
Bortuzzo has not played since October 20th but will be back in the lineup tonight in Colorado. Bortuzzo, who will replace Jordan Schmaltz, has just one goal in five games this season.
The Blues have placed Robert Bortuzzo (lower-body) on injured reserve.
Bortuzzo missed Tuesday’s game after suffering a lower-body injury in Toronto last Saturday. With Bortuzzo on IR, Jay Bouwmeester will remain in the Blues lineup going forward.
Bourtuzzo (lower-body) returned to St. Louis; will not play on Monday.
Bortuzzo scored a goal and played 17:46 TOI while replacing Jay Bouwmeester in the Blues lineup on Saturday, but suffered a lower-body injury in process. Bortuzzo returned to St. Louis to undergo some testing, so look for Bouwmeester to replace him in Winnipeg.
Source: Jim Thomas 10/22/18, 1:38 pm EST
Bortuzzo (knee) has been activated from IR; expected to play on Saturday afternoon.
Bortuzzo has missed the last five games with a knee injury, but he is expected to play in Dallas this afternoon. Bortuzzo has just one goal and seven assists (eight points) in 55 games this season. He will likely replace Jordan Schmaltz in the lineup.
Source: Jim Thomas 03/3/18, 10:26 am EST
Bortuzzo (lower-body) will not play Tuesday against the Sharks.
Source: Lou Korac 02/20/18, 12:08 pm EST
Bortuzzo will be back in the Blues lineup on Tuesday.
Bortuzzo was a healthy scratch in Buffalo on Saturday but will replace Tage Thompson in the lineup tonight vs. the Wild. Bortuzzo, who has just seven points (1G / 6A) in 50 games, will dress as a seventh defenseman so he might not see a lot of playing time.
Source: Lou Korac 02/6/18, 2:13 pm EST
Bortuzzo will be a healthy scratch on Thursday.
Bortuzzo was in the lineup for the last two games, but will be replaced by Vince Dunn in the lineup tonight. Bortuzzo has just five points (1G / 4A) in 27 games this season and Dunn brings more offence to the table against a talented Stars team.
Source: Lou Korac 12/7/17, 7:53 am EST
Bortuzzo will re-enter the Blues lineup on Saturday.
Bortuzzo is expected to be a healthy scratch on Friday.
Bortuzzo was a mainstay on the blueline while Jay Bouwmeester was out, but with Bouwmeester back and Carl Gunnarsson getting back in the lineup tonight, Bortuzzo will serve as a healthy scratch. The veteran defenseman has just one goal and four assists (five points) in 25 games this season.
Source: Lou Korac 12/1/17, 6:54 am EST