NHL: Blues say D Torey Krug injured foot while training


Share post:

St. Louis Blues defenseman Torey Krug injured his right foot during early fitness preparations for the upcoming season, general manager Doug Armstrong announced Tuesday.

The nature and severity of Krug’s injury were not revealed, but the team said Krug will be reevaluated on Oct. 1. The Blues’ season begins Oct. 12.

Krug, 32, is entering his fourth season with St. Louis after nine years with the Boston Bruins. He signed a seven-year, $45.5 million contract in 2020.

Krug had 32 points (seven goals, 25 assists) over 63 games in 2022-23. In 701 career games with Boston (2011-20) and St. Louis, he has tallied 444 points (85 goals, 359 assists) and 342 penalty minutes. He also has 11 goals and 46 assists over 82 career playoff games.

Krug averaged 18:35 of ice time last season, his lowest average since 2013-14.

–Field Level Media


Related articles

NHL: Coyotes jolt Kings in Australia despite ice issues

Clayton Keller collected a goal and an assist to lift the Arizona Coyotes to a 5-3 victory over...

NHL: NHL approves sale of Senators to Michael Andlauer

In a unanimous vote, the NHL Board of Governors approved the sale of the Ottawa Senators to businessman...

NHL: Canadiens D Chris Wideman (back) out indefinitely

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Chris Wideman was ruled out indefinitely Thursday with a back injury. Wideman, 33, is preparing for...

NHL: Sharks F Logan Couture (lower body) week-to-week

San Jose Sharks captain Logan Couture is week-to-week with a lower-body injury. The Sharks began training camp Thursday and...


Get the most important breaking news and analyses for Free.

Thank you for subscribing

Something went wrong.