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Jeff Petry | Defenseman | #26

Team: Montreal Canadiens
Age / DOB:  (28) / 12/9/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 204
College: Michigan State University
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 2 (45) / EDM
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There is good news and bad news concerning Jeff Petry.
The bad news is that there is no timetable for Petry's return to action from a lower-body injury. The good news is that he does not need surgery. Well, relatively good news any way. Keep Petry on reserve until further notice. Feb 13 - 10:41 AM

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Jeff Petry (lower body) will miss at least a few more games.

Petry wasn't available on Tuesday due to the ailment. He has five goals and 16 points in 51 contests in 2015-16.
Feb 11 - 12:37 PM

Jeff Petry will not be in the lineup on Tuesday because of a lower-body injury.

Consider him day-to-day for now. Petry has five goals and 16 points in 51 games this year.
Feb 9 - 10:48 AM

Jeff Petry scored his fifth goal of the season on Tuesday in a 4-2 loss to Philadelphia.

He tied the game at 2-2 early in the second period when the Flyers gave him plenty of room to pick his spot and beat Steve Mason. Petry has 16 points in 48 games in 2015-16.
Feb 3 - 8:54 AM

Jeff Petry had a tough night defensively in Monday's 5-2 loss to Columbus.

He was on the ice for the first three goals by the Blue Jackets. "We made too many mistakes and I was a big part of that," said Petry. "We were pressing, gripping our sticks too hard." He finished the game with a power-play assist and a minus-3 rating.
Jan 26 - 10:23 AM

Jeff Petry will be back in the lineup Thursday after missing one game with a lower-body injury.

He wasn't able to play Saturday due to the ailment. Petry will be with Nathan Beaulieu against Chicago.
Jan 14 - 8:02 AM

Jeff Petry (lower body) will miss Saturday's game.

Petry has four goals and 13 points in 40 contests in 2015-16. Consider him day-to-day beyond Saturday's contest.
Jan 8 - 4:44 PM

Jeff Petry is dealing with a lower-body injury.

Petry didn't take part in Friday's practice as a result. The Canadiens are listing him as day-to-day.
Jan 8 - 11:55 AM

Jeff Petry (upper body) returned to action on Saturday.

Petry missed two games with the injury. It was not a good night for Petry as he was minus-two against the Capitals. Petry has four goals and 12 points in 34 games with Montreal this season and deserves to be on someone's roster in deeper leagues.
Sun, Dec 27, 2015 02:43:00 AM

Jeff Petry was practicing with his Montreal teammates Saturday morning.

Petry has missed the Canadiens' last two games with an upper-body injury but looks to be close to a return to action. In fact, he could play Saturday night against Washington. Stay tuned for further updates.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 10:16:00 AM

Jeff Petry sat for a second straight game Tuesday because of an upper-body injury.

He is expected to be back for Saturday's game in Washington.
Wed, Dec 23, 2015 08:26:00 AM

Jeff Petry (upper body) will not participate in Monday's game.

Petry has been listed as day-to-day. In the meantime, Jarred Tinordi will help fill the void on Monday.
Mon, Dec 21, 2015 03:11:00 PM

Jeff Petry was at practice on Sunday morning.

On the mend from an upper body injury, this is a very good sign that Petry has a good chance to play in at least one of Monday's match with Nashville or Tuesday's with Minnesota. We'll keep you posted on his status.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 03:46:00 PM

Jeff Petry (upper body) is unlikely to play in Monday's game against Nashville or Tuesday's game against Minnesota.

The Canadiens are already without Carey Price, Brendan Gallagher and Devante Smith-Pelly, so losing Petry is another significant blow. Montreal still hasn't announced how long Petry will be out, but the injury doesn't appear to be good. He was hurt after taking a body-check from Stars captain Jamie Benn.
Sun, Dec 20, 2015 11:00:00 AM

Jeff Petry will not return to Saturday's match with Dallas.

Unfortunately Petry wasn't much of a contributor tonight with just a shot and a block over his 12:36 of work. We'll keep you posted on his status.
Sat, Dec 19, 2015 09:36:00 PM

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