The clot was identified during testing Monday after Dupuis had
complained of discomfort in his chest.
Chicago Blackhawks rookie defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk is expected
to miss three to four months after he suffered a left patellar
Van Riemsdyk was hit during the first period against a game against
the Dallas Stars. He limped off the ice and did not return. He was
placed on injured reserve Monday.
The Boston Bruins announced Wednesday that defenseman Adam McQuaid
will miss six to eight weeks with a broken thumb.
McQuaid sustained the injury during Tuesday night's 2-0 win over the
St. Louis Blues.
The Columbus Blue Jackets assigned center Michael Chaput to
Springfield of the American Hockey League on Wednesday.
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Chaput, 22, has two assists with eight penalty minutes and averaged
10:51 of ice time while playing in all 18 games this season with the
The Detroit Red Wings recalled defenseman Xavier Ouellet from Grand
Rapids of the American Hockey League and placed defenseman Brendan
Smith on seven-day injured reserve Tuesday.
Ouellet was leading Grand Rapids in points with five in 13 games.
(Editing by Frank Pingue)
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