Nov 1, 2013; Dallas, TX, USA; Colorado Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson (6) prepares to face the Dallas Stars during the game at the American Airlines Center. The Avalanche defeated the Stars 3-2 in overtime. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports

NHL Injury Update: Johnson, Weiss, Fisher, Pyatt, Anderson

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Here is your NHL injury update for November 9:

Erik Johnson Is unlikely to play in the Avalanche’s game against the Washington Capitals on Sunday, as he is out with a lower-body injury. He is not on the Injured reserve

Stephen Weiss Will miss tonight’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, as he is out with a groin injury.He is listed as day-to-day, but is expected to miss a week to ten days.

Mike Fisher  is questionable for Sunday’s game against New Jersey, as he is out with a lower-body injury. He has missed the last five games after a collision with Dustin Brown that caused him to leave Sunday night’s game against the Kings.

Taylor Pyatt  left Thursday’s game against Columbus, and is now out indefinitely with a concussion. This is terrible news for the Rangers as they lose yet another source of offense, and they are still struggling to score goals.

Craig Anderson  was injured after a collision with Valeri Nichusskin on Sunday night against the Dallas stars, and was taken off the ice in a stretcher. Anderson’s injury is listed as head/neck trauma, but he is expected to get the start tonight against the Florida Panthers.

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