The Maple Leafs have placed Stephane Robidas (undisclosed) on IR.
Robidas has been battling a knee and groin injury throughout the preseason so he was placed on IR to open up a roster spot for someone else. There is no timetable for his return.
Robidas will have season ending shoulder surgery.
Robidas will have surgery on his left shoulder next week and will miss the rest of the regular season. With Robidas out, Tim Erixon and Eric Brewer are expected to be permanent fixtures on the Maple Leafs blue line for the remainder of the season.
Robidas (upper-body) will return to the Maple Leafs lineup on Tuesday.
Robidas has not played in the last seven games, but will replace Petter Granberg in the lineup tonight in Nashville. Robidas has five assists and leads the Maple Leafs in plus/minus with a plus-11 rating.
Robidas in; Holzer out.
Robidas served as a healthy scratch on Sunday, but will be back in the lineup tonight vs. his former team. Robidas has five assists and a plus-12 rating in 32 games this season.
Robidas will be a healthy scratch on Sunday vs. the Blackhawks.
Robidas will be replaced by Jake Gardiner in the lineup tonight. Robidas had one assist in 22:18 TOI last night, but will take a seat in the second game of the back-to-back.
Robidas in; Percy out.
Robidas was a healthy scratch on Friday, but he will slide into the lineup tonight vs. Detroit. He has one assist with a minus-2 rating while playing 17:19 per game in four games this season. He will be paired with Jake Gardiner.
Robidas will be a healthy scratch on Friday.
Jake Gardiner will be back in the Maple Leafs lineup on Friday, so Robidas will take a seat. The Leafs needed to get Gardiner back in the lineup soon and with the speedy Red Wings in town, sitting Robidas probably make sense.
The Maple Leafs have signed Stephane Robidas to a three-year deal worth $9 million.
Robidas, 37, is a rugged, hard-working defenseman who recorded 10 points (5G / 5A) in 38 games with the Stars and Ducks last season. He broke his leg on two separate occasions, but he is expected to be fine heading into 2014-15. He should replace Tim Gleason on the Leafs blueline.
Ducks say Stephane Robidas has a fractured right leg.
This is the second time this season that same leg has been fractured. Robidas' season is over.
Robidas (leg) will make his Ducks debut tonight.
Robidas was traded to the Stars at the deadline, but has not played since November 29th because of a broken leg. He will slide onto the blueline with Cam Fowler out and is expected to be paired with Bryan Allen.
Robias (leg) will not play on Saturday.
Head coach Bruce Boudreau does not want Robidas first game back to be against a good Kings team, will likely return next week.
If Robidas’ (leg) recovery schedule goes according to plan, expect to see him in the lineup sometime next week.
Head coach Bruce Boudreau says he doesn’t want to rush the 37-year-old back into the lineup, especially with back-to-backs against the Avalanche and LA Kings on Friday and Saturday. Boudreau says playing him on Tuesday, March 18 against the Washington Capitals is more likely.
The Ducks have acquired Stephane Robidas from the Stars for Washington's fourth-round pick they got for Dustin Penner.
Robidas has been out since November 29 because of a broken leg. He had four goals and one assist in 24 games this season. He is a strong two-way defenseman who can do it at both ends of the rink. The 37-year-old addresses a need for a right-handed shot on the Ducks blueline, not to mention he is as tough as nails.
Dallas Stars' defenseman Stephane Robidas will be out 4-6 months with leg fracture.
Robidas was injured on Friday after crashing legs first into the boards. He had surgery early Saturday morning and will be out until April at the earliest. This is a tough break for Robidas who is set to be an unrestricted free agent this offseason. Jamie Oleksiak has been recalled from Texas (AHL).
Robidas underwent surgery this morning to repair a broken leg that he suffered after crashing into the boards on Friday night.
The Stars are expected to provide an update on the nature and the severity of the break later today, but for now consider him out indefinitely. Expect Kevin Connauton or Aaron Rome to fill the void on the blueline.
Stars D-pairs for Sat. vs. St. Louis: Goligoski-Larsen. Dillon-Daley. Pardy- Jo. Benn.
Robidas will not play in tonight's match. He scored five goals and 22 points in 75 games.
Source: Mike Heika 04/7/12, 9:15 am EST
Defenseman Stephane Robidas and Sheldon Souray did not practice today. Both are dealing with foot issues, but are expected to play Friday.
Robidas continues to battle bumps and bruises, missing a few games over the course of the season. He scored two goals and 12 points in 39 games. If he can't play, look for Adam Pardy or Philip Larsen to draw in.
Robidas is in.
Robidas gets back into the lineup for the first time since December 19th. The Sherbrooke, Quebec native has two goals and 11 points over 32 games.
Source: Mike Heika 01/5/12, 10:05 am EST
FRISCO, Texas -- Stars defenseman Stephane Robidas went through his toughest skating session yet as part of an optional practice at Dr Pepper StarCenter on Wednesday morning. Afterward, he looked and sounded like a guy ready to get into the lineup in Nashville on Thursday, though no decision has been made.
Robidas should be nearing his return. The Sherbrooke, Quebec native has two goals and 11 points over 32 games.
Stephane Robidas skated and looked good. He is ``possiblity'' for Nashville game. But Glen Gulutzan says they will err on caution.
Robidas definitely will not play tonight. The Sherbrooke, Quebec native has two goals and 11 points over 32 games.
Source: Mike Heika 01/3/12, 8:01 am EST