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Cody McCormick | Winger

Team: Buffalo Sabres
Age / DOB:  (32) / 4/18/1983
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 228
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Cody McCormick, who has been dealing with blood clots since January, is expected to start the year on injured reserve.
He is already listed on the IR on the team's website. McCormick wasn't able to pass his physical when training camp opened and there haven't been many updates on his status ever since. It's unclear when he'll be able to return. Oct 6 - 10:08 AM

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Cody McCormick wasn't able to pass his physical.

McCormick is out indefinitely as a result. Although the Sabres didn't provide any additional details, this might be related to his previous issue with blood clots. He hasn't played since Jan. 9 because of them.
Sep 18 - 12:18 PM

Cody McCormick (blood clots) is targeting next season for his return.

The medication he is taking to dissipate the clots in his leg and lungs will keep him out of the lineup. McCormick was diagnosed with blood clots on Jan. 10 and he hasn't played since.
Feb 9 - 3:31 PM

Cody McCormick (blood clot) has been moved to the injured reserve list.

McCormick was hospitalized because of a blood clot in his calf muscle. He was released from the hospital on Monday, but there's no timetable for his return.
Jan 13 - 5:28 PM

Cody McCormick (blood clot) has been released from the hospital.

McCormick was hospitalized after a blood clot was discovered in his calf muscle. There's no timetable for his return. He has four points and 40 penalty minutes in 33 contests in 2014-15.
Jan 12 - 3:13 PM

Sabres' forward Cody McCormick has been hospitalized with a blood clot in his calf muscle.

The Sabres are expecting McCormick to be out for a while. "I'm quite sure it's somewhat serious if he's still in the hospital," said coach Ted Nolan. "I know he took a puck in the foot, he was limping around for a couple days, maybe it happened from there. I'm not 100 percent sure."
Jan 11 - 1:18 PM

Cody McCormick scored Buffalo's only goal in their 2-1 loss to Tampa Bay.

McCormick's goal was scored early in the second period, while the Sabres were shorthanded (Tyler Myers was serving a two minute roughing penalty). The 31-year-old isn't known for his offensive prowess, as he is considered to be more of an energy player. The goal was mcCormick's first of the season. He has just four points in 33 games this season.
Jan 9 - 11:18 PM

Cody McCormick will indeed play Tuesday night against the New Jersey Devils.

McCormick was a "game time" decision this afternoon according to Coach Nolan, but he took line rushes on the fourth unit to the left of Tim Schaller and Patrick Kaleta. If you got him, start him.
Jan 6 - 6:44 PM

Cody McCormick will be a "game time" decision against the New Jersey Devils Tuesday night.

Coach Nolan didn't specify a reason why, and he did hint at possibly playing seven defenders tonight. But with Drew Stafford missing the game for "family reasons", it wouldn't be a surprise to see McCormick tough out an injury if that's the concern.
Jan 6 - 5:58 PM

Forward Cody McCormick will return to the Sabres lineup Saturday night versus the Islanders.

McCormick will return to the Sabres lineup after being sidelined since December 11th with an undisclosed injury. He should be lining up on third line with Johan Larsson and Patrick Kaleta. He has just three assists and no goals in 27 games played in the 2014-2015 season.
Sat, Dec 27, 2014 05:07:00 PM

Cody McCormick is out on a week-to-week basis with an undisclosed injury.

He has missed the past three games with the unknown ailment. The Sabres will need to recall a forward from the minors for Saturday's game against Colorado and it will be probably be Mikhail Grigorenko.
Fri, Dec 19, 2014 08:28:00 AM

Cody McCormick will not play Saturday night against the Panthers due to an undisclosed injury sustained Thursday night against the Flames.

Unless you need second-tier penalty minutes, McCormick's absence is inconsequential from a fantasy pespective.
Sat, Dec 13, 2014 09:08:00 AM

Cody McCormick is dealing with an undisclosed injury.

McCormick isn't expected to play on Saturday, but the Sabres don't think his injury is serious. His absence will be counterbalanced by the projected return of Cody Hodgson, who was a healthy scratch on Thursday.
Fri, Dec 12, 2014 01:58:00 PM

Cody McCormick has been given the green light to return from a concussion.

Coach Ted Nolan said that McCormick should play Thursday night at Tampa Bay. He has sat out the last four games due to the injury.
Thu, Dec 4, 2014 10:08:00 AM

Cody McCormick (concussion) has been placed on the injured reserve list.

This move is presumably retroactive to Nov. 22, which means McCormick can be activated at any time. McCormick said on Tuesday he's feeling good and it sounds like he'll be able to return soon.
Tue, Dec 2, 2014 03:42:00 PM

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