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Patrick Eaves | Winger | #18

Team: Anaheim Ducks
Age / DOB:  (33) / 5/1/1984
Ht / Wt:  5'10' / 202
Drafted: 2003 / Rd. 1 (29) / OTT
Contract: view contract details

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The Anaheim Ducks have announced that Patrick Eaves (lower-body) will not travel with the team for their upcoming four-game road trip.
Eaves hasn't played since he re-aggravated his lower-body injury that cost him the start of the season. He's coming off a career year but his lower-body issues should keep him on the waiver wire for the foreseeable future. Oct 21 - 4:30 PM

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Patrick Eaves (lower body) went to see a specialist.

Eaves' status might be longer than day-to-day, but that's unclear at this time. He has only appeared in two games this season and he hasn't played since Oct. 13.
Oct 21 - 9:13 AM

Patrick Eaves (lower body) isn't expected to return on Friday.

Not too surprising given that Eaves hasn't started practicing with the Ducks yet. Friday's contest would be his second straight on the sidelines.
Oct 19 - 5:10 PM

Patrick Eaves (lower body) hasn't resumed practicing yet.

Eaves isn't likely to be able to skate with his teammates Thursday morning either. That would seem to all-but rule him out for Friday's contest.
Oct 19 - 4:16 AM

Patrick Eaves missed Sunday's game with a lower body injury.

Eaves returned to action on Wednesday after missing the start of the season with the lower body injury but he re-aggravated the injury in Thursday's game and was unable to go Sunday. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Oct 16 - 7:32 AM

Patrick Eaves (lower body) was activated from the Injured List on Wednesday and he notched his first goal of the season against the Islanders.

Eaves worked on a scoring line with Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry, so that will certainly get him off on the right foot. The Ducks are starting to get healthy after being dinged up during the preseason. That's bad news for the rest of the Western Conference.
Oct 12 - 2:11 AM

Patrick Eaves (lower body) took part in Wednesday's practice.

Eaves skated alongside Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry. Consider Eaves a game-time decision for Wednesday's contest.
Oct 11 - 3:15 PM

Patrick Eaves was at practice for the first time this season as he has been recovering from a lower body injury.

The forward had 32 goals last season in a career year. He lined up in practice alongside Ryan Getzlaf and Nick Ritchie and could be ready to go in the next week or two although he stated there is no timetable for his return. "It was really frustrating," Eaves said. "I had a great summer. Came back ready for camp and I was in probably the best shape I’ve been. Been very frustrating and mentally tough. The body stuff will come and you just got to focus on baby steps. Little improvements and take them for what they are. But it’s been tough." Look for 20-25 goals from Eaves this season.
Oct 9 - 5:54 AM

Patrick Eaves has opened the season on the injured reserve list.

Eaves didn't participate in any preseason games because of a lower-body injury. It's not clear how much longer he'll be sidelined for.
Oct 5 - 9:52 AM

Patrick Eaves will likely begin the season on injured reserve.

The Ducks forward has been dealing with a lower-body injury. The 33-year-old had 32 goals and 51 points in 79 games last season. Don't be surprised if Eaves' numbers come way down this year.
Oct 4 - 6:37 PM

There is no guarantee that Patrick Eaves (lower body) will be ready for the opener on Thursday.

Eaves has not played in a preseason game as his injury has not responded well to treatment. He had 32 goals last season and while he is slated to start on the top line with Corey Perry and Ryan Getzlaf, the longer he is out with injury, the more probable someone else can run with the job, possibly Ondrel Kase. Stay tuned.
Oct 1 - 5:49 AM

Patrick Eaves, who has been dealing with a lower-body injury, hasn't resumed skating.

Eaves also hasn't played in a preseason game yet and at this point he might not be able to before the exhibition schedule ends. Ducks coach Randy Carlyle didn't want to rule out the possibility of Eaves getting into a preseason game, but unsurprising he'd like to see Eaves participate in a practice first.
Sep 26 - 9:13 AM

Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Eaves is dealing with a lower-body injury not related to the ankle issue that plagued him during the playoffs.

Coming off a career-high 32 goals, Eaves inked a three-year extension with the Ducks during the off-season. It's unclear at this moment if the injury will cost him any regular season games.
Sep 23 - 4:12 PM

Patrick Eaves has signed a three-year contract extension with the Anaheim Ducks.

His new deal has an annual average value of $3.15 million. Eaves would have been eligible for unrestricted free agency. He had 32 goals and 51 points in 79 games between Dallas and Anaheim this past season.
Jun 23 - 7:49 PM

The injury that Patrick Eaves was dealing with during the playoffs was revealed to be a high-ankle sprain.

At one point Eaves tested the injury and suffered a setback as a result. It's not clear if Eaves would have been able to play in the Stanley Cup Final had the Ducks gotten that far. He had 32 goals and 51 points in 79 regular season games and another four points in seven postseason contests.
May 25 - 5:21 PM

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