Johansen was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol Tuesday. Johansen will miss Tuesday's game versus the Hurricanes as a result. It's unclear if he's contracted the virus, but he'll remain out until he clears the necessary protocols. The 28-year-old has contributed no goals and five assists -- four on the power play -- through 15 games.
Johansen (upper body) skated 15:48, blocked two shots and added a shot on goal in Tuesday's 2-0 win over the Red Wings. Johansen wasn't able to contribute directly to the offense in his return from injury. He missed seven games while battling an upper-body injury. The 28-year-old has just four helpers, 17 shots on net and an even plus-minus rating in 11 appearances. He started Tuesday on the third line, but he'll probably work his way into the top six in the near future.
Johansen (upper body) will be activated off injured reserve and return to the lineup for Tuesday's game against Detroit, Thomas Willis of the Predators' official site reports. Johansen has missed Nashville's last seven games with an upper-body injury, but he'll return to a prominent role Tuesday, skating on the Predators' third line and second power-play unit against the Red Wings. He's tallied four assists through 10 games this campaign.
Johansen (upper body) is nearing a return to action and could be available as soon as Tuesday's matchup with Detroit, Brooks Bratten of the Predators' official site reports. Johansen has already been sidelined for the club's last seven games due to his upper-body issue but appears to be trending in the right direction. In his 10 appearances this season, Johansen is still searching for his first goal of the year while putting just 16 shots on net. In order to suit up, Johansen will need to be activated off injured reserve.
Johansen (upper body) isn't in the projected lineup for Saturday's game against Columbus. Johansen will miss a seventh straight game Saturday and remains without a definitive timetable for his return to action. He's picked up four helpers through 10 games this campaign.
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