Joffrey Lupul Injury: Updates on Maple Leafs Star’s Status and Return

December 31st, 2014 by Mike Chiari Leave a reply »

The Toronto Maple Leafs entered Wednesday night clinging to a playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, but keeping it may prove to be difficult with forward Joffrey Lupul ailing. He left the team's game against Boston with a lower-body injury and has been placed on injured reserve.

Continue for updates.

Lupul Out Four Weeks Friday, Jan. 2 Lance Hornby of the Toronto Sun provides an update on Lupul's status:



Lupul Placed on IR Thursday, Jan. 1 The Maple Leafs placed Lupul on injured reserve and made a corresponding move, according to Stephen Whyno of The Canadian Press:

Lupul Exits vs. Bruins with Lower-Body Injury Wednesday, Dec. 31 According to Leafs PR on Twitter, the 31-year-old winger was forced to leave Toronto's contest against the Boston Bruins with a lower-body injury:

TSN's Jonas Siegel had more detail after the game:

Lupul has had a decent season to this point with 17 points in 25 games, but injuries continue to hold him back.

Per Arash Madani of Sportsnet, Lupul has been unable to ...

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