Kris Versteeg RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kings label Kris Versteeg day-to-day

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Los Angeles Kings became the first Western Conference team to clinch a playoff spot after beating the Boston Bruins 2-1, but Kris Versteeg got injured during that win. While Kings head coach Darryl Sutter didn’t go deep on details to LA Kings Insider’s Jon Rosen, he did say that the team..." March 20

  • Hurricanes send Versteeg to Kings

    TSN "The Carolina Hurricanes have traded forward Kris Versteeg to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for prospect Valentin Zykov and a conditional fifth round pick. The 29-year-old has 11 goals and 22 assists for 33 points in 63 games this season - the final year of a four-year, $17.6 million deal he..." February 29

  • Blackhawks trade Kris Versteeg, Joakim Nordstrom to Hurricanes

    CSN Chicago "The Blackhawks still had salary to shed and Marcus Kruger to sign heading into this season. On Friday, they worked on the former. Kris Versteeg and Joakim Nordstrom were traded to the Carolina Hurricanes for defensemen Jake Massie and Dennis Robertson, as well as a fifth-round selection in the..." September 12

  • Blackhawks’ Versteeg to miss more than four weeks

    Pro Hockey Talk "It looks like the Chicago Blackhawks will be without the services of forward Kris Versteeg for longer than initially expected. Versteeg was originally expected to miss four weeks with a left hand injury suffered during the Winter Classic. “It’s probably going to be a little bit more than..." January 23

  • Coach: Versteeg's return could be delayed

    ESPN Chicago "Chicago Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg could miss more time than the original timetable of four weeks due to a hand fracture, Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville said on Wednesday. Versteeg suffered a metacarpal fracture in his left hand when he was struck by a puck during the Winter Classic on..." January 22

  • Blackhawks: Kris Versteeg undergoes procedure on hand

    CSN Chicago "Kris Versteeg underwent a procedure on his left hand but he will still likely miss a month, the Blackhawks announced on Tuesday night. Dr. Michael Terry, the Blackhawks’ head physician, said Versteeg, “underwent a procedure today to further stabilize a metacarpal fracture in his left hand. " January 07

  • Blackhawks' Kris Versteeg could be out 'a bit' with hand injury

    CSN Chicago "Kris Versteeg immediately grabbed his left hand, moments after an Eric Fehr shot caromed off it. And the postgame diagnosis for the Blackhawks forward didn’t sound too good. “He could be out for a bit but we’ll know more [on Friday],” coach Joel Quenneville said of Versteeg. Now to anyone..." January 02

  • With Versteeg out, Blackhawks still won't call up Teravainen

    CSN Chicago "Kris Versteeg had high hopes for the 2014-15 season. The forward was coming off a forgettable 2013-14, especially the end which he considered “brutal.” He had a summer to fully train and wanted to show he was back up to speed. Unfortunately, he’ll have to wait longer to see what the season..." October 09

  • Blackhawks' Versteeg sidelined three weeks

    Chicago Tribune "Chicago Blackhawks forward Kris Versteeg will miss about three weeks with a lower-body injury, coach Joel Quenneville said Wednesday. Versteeg hobbled off the ice during Tuesday's practice with an injury that Quenneville said would not require surgery. It is a difficult blow to the Hawks'..." October 08

  • Versteeg thrilled to get back to work with Blackhawks

    CSN Chicago "Kris Versteeg walked into the scrum at Johnny’s Ice House with a smile on his face. He was back in a Chicago Blackhawks sweatshirt, back in a familiar locker room, back with the franchise he never wanted to be traded from in the first place. “When (Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman) called..." November 16

  • Hawks acquire Kris Versteeg from Panthers

    Chicago Tribune "The Blackhawks acquired forward Kris Versteeg and forward Phillippe Lefebrve from the Panthers in exchange for forward Jimmy Hayes and defenseman Dylan Olsen. “We are excited to bring Kris back to Chicago and are pleased to add a player with his experience and versatility to our lineup” said..." November 15

  • Panthers’ Kris Versteeg receives medical clearance

    Miami Herald "For the first time in more than six months Kris Versteeg will play in a regulated NHL game Thursday night. The opponent will be a familiar one. Versteeg was sidelined after injuring his knee in a game against Tampa Bay on March 12. The Panthers’ front-line right winger Versteeg has worked his..." September 26

  • Panthers' Kris Versteeg to have season-ending knee surgery

    CBS Sports "Another week, another season-ending injury for the Florida Panthers to contend with. Panthers coach Kevin Dineen informed the media in Boston on Thursday that Kris Versteeg is going to undergo season-ending surgery on his knee. This comes a week after it was announced that Stephen Weiss was..." March 14

  • Panthers' Kris Vertseeg injures knee Tuesday night

    Miami Herald "The worst news out of Tuesday could come in the following days when Kris Vertseeg's right knee is evaluated. Versteeg -- who scored Florida's first goal 13 ticks into the second -- went sprawling after making contact with Radko Gudas and stayed on the ice in pain for a few minutes before being..." March 13