|October 2, 2014: Canes Place Jordan Staal (Broken Leg) On IR|
Staal (broken leg) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.Staal is still expected to miss three to four months after fracturing his right fibula in a preseason game Sept. 23. An early return around late December would be the best-case scenario here, however a more realistic expectation would be sometime in mid- to late-January.
|September 25, 2014: Jordan Staal needs surgery on fractured fibula, out 3-4 months|
Jordan Staal is out three to four months after needing surgery to repair a fractured fibula in his right leg. The team's No. 2 center will not be easily replaced.
|September 23, 2014: Canes' Staal Seen With Crutches After Exhibition|
Staal (leg) was spotted using crutches while moving around in the locker room after Tuesday's preseason contest, Mike Harrington of the Buffalo News reports.
|September 23, 2014: Canes' J. Staal Suffers Apparent Leg Injury|
Staal suffered an apparent right leg injury late in Tuesday's exhibition loss against the Sabres and required assistance off the ice, Chip Alexander of the Raleigh News & Observer reports.
|September 20, 2014: New Linemates For Canes' Staal Early In Camp|
Staal has been skating with Alexander Semin and Jiri Tlusty so far in training camp, reports the Raleigh News & Observer.