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Jiri Tlusty | Winger | #91

Team: Colorado Avalanche
Age / DOB:  (28) / 3/16/1988
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 205
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 1 (13) / TOR
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Jiri Tlusty will be at Colorado's training camp on a professional tryout.
He appeared in 30 games with New Jersey last year, where he contributed two goals and two assists. Tlusty has picked up 177 career points in 446 matches. Sep 20 - 3:40 PM

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Jiri Tlusty will miss the rest of the season after undergoing wrist surgery.

"On Friday, Devils' forward Jiri Tlusty underwent successful surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right wrist," said Devils GM Ray Shero. "The procedure was performed by Dr. Robert Hotchkiss at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City." The Devils forward is expected to be out for three-to-four months. The 27-year-old had two goals and four points in 30 games.
Source: NJ.com
Jan 23 - 2:58 PM

Jiri Tlusty (upper body) is regarded as week-to-week by the Devils rather than day-to-day.

It seems New Jersey doesn't expect to get Tlusty back before the All-Star break. He has already missed five straight games.
Jan 20 - 2:32 PM

The New Jersey Devils have placed Jiri Tlusty on injured reserve.

Tlusty is dealing with an upper-body injury, but the Devils said that he didn't re-injure his shoulder. He has two goals and four points in 30 games this season.
Jan 9 - 1:59 PM

Jiri Tlusty (shoulder) has been taken off of the injured reserve list.

Tlusty is likely to play on the second line with Joseph Blandisi and Kyle Palmieri. The Devils moved Bobby Farnham (upper body) to the IR to make room on their roster for Tlusty's return.
Fri, Dec 11, 2015 12:10:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty (shoulder) should be good to return on Friday.

Tlusty is still on the injured reserve list though and the Devils would need to make a corresponding move to activate him, so we'll see what happens. Tlusty last played on Nov. 20.
Fri, Dec 11, 2015 11:07:00 AM

It sounds like Jiri Tlusty (shoulder) is available to return on Friday.

Despite that, nothing is set in stone yet. Tlusty hasn't played since Nov. 20.
Thu, Dec 10, 2015 12:35:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty (shoulder) won't play this week.

"We're going to go through this week and then kind of see where he's at and how he's doing and then reevaluate probably on the weekend," coach John Hynes said. Tlusty initially suffered a shoulder injury back on Oct. 29.
Tue, Dec 1, 2015 03:29:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty has been placed on the injured reserve list with a shoulder injury.

This move is retroactive to Nov. 20, so Tlusty can be activated at any time. For now though, placing him on the IR frees up a roster spot for the newly signed Tyler Kennedy.
Fri, Nov 27, 2015 11:34:00 AM

Jiri Tlusty will be scratched in favor of Stefan Matteau in Sunday's match with Vancouver.

Tlusty hasn't quite had the season expected of him through 16 games. He's recorded just three points, a far cry from the scoring depth that was hoped from him. We'd let him sit on the waiver wire.
Sun, Nov 22, 2015 06:10:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

The 27-year-old has just one goal and three points in 13 games this season. Eric Gelinas will also watch Thursday's game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Nov 12, 2015 08:44:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty (shoulder) will return to the Devils' lineup on Friday.

Tlusty is projected to play alongside Travis Zajac and Kyle Palmieri. He missed two games due to the injury.
Fri, Nov 6, 2015 11:27:00 AM

Jiri Tlusty (upper body) took part in Friday's morning skate.

Tlusty skated alongside Travis Zajac and Kyle Palmieri. Though it isn't confirmed yet, it wouldn't be shocking to see him play on Friday.
Fri, Nov 6, 2015 10:49:00 AM

Jiri Tlusty (upper body) isn't ready to return Tuesday.

He will miss a second straight game with what is believed to be a shoulder injury. Tlusty hopes to be available to play on Friday against Chicago.
Tue, Nov 3, 2015 01:29:00 PM

Jiri Tlusty (upper body) might be back in the lineup on Tuesday.

His status will be determined after the morning skate, but coach John Hynes said it looks like Tlusty will play. Tlusty isn't quite 100 percent, but he felt better Monday.
Mon, Nov 2, 2015 12:46:00 PM

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