Marc Staal News Archive
Staal (neck) will return to the lineup Thursday evening versus the Canadiens, Brian Heyman of Newsday reports.
Staal (neck), who was cleared for contact Friday, is targeting a return next Thursday on the road against the Canadiens, Larry Brooks of the New York Post reports.
Staal (neck) has been placed on injured reserve, according to the NHL media site.
Staal was still dealing with neck issues as of Wednesday morning, ahead of a home game against the Bruins.
Staal will not be available against the Stars on Monday due to a cervical strain.
Staal left Saturday's game against the Predators with an upper-body injury and did not return.