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Torey Krug | Defenseman | #47

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/12/1991
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 186
College: Michigan State University
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Torey Krug won't need surgery on his fractured ankle.
Krug sustained the injury when he crashed into the boards during Game 4 of the second round. He will spend the next two months wearing a boot, but that would still give him plenty of time to get ready for the 2018-19 campaign. May 9 - 12:20 PM

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Torey Krug (ankle) has been ruled out for the remainder of Boston's second-round series against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Krug was injured after he went into the boards feet-first during Game 4 on Friday night. Bruins team physician Dr. Peter Asnis said the defenseman will undergo additional testing to determine the full extent of his injury. This is a pretty significant loss for a Boston team that's already trailing 3-1 in the series.
May 5 - 6:41 PM

Torey Krug's lower-body injury does not appear to be a short-term issue.

Speaking to the media, head coach Bruce Cassidy said his star blueliner is still being evaluated but it is looking like more of a long-term issue. Joe Haggerty of NBC Sports Boston added he'd be shocked to see Krug play again in this series against the Lightning. Already on the brink of elimination, the Bruins will have to overturn a 3-1 series deficit without their top scoring blueliner.
May 5 - 4:43 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) has been ruled out of Sunday's Game 5 matchup versus the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Krug was spotted in a walking boot and using crutches after he was injured Friday night and him being ruled out so quickly is not good news for the Bruins. The severity of the injury and a timetable are unclear at this time. The 27-year-old blueliner leads all Bruins defensemen with 12 points in 11 playoff games.
May 5 - 4:00 PM

Torey Krug was seen leaving TD Garden in a walking boot and on crutches.

Krug suffered a lower-body injury in Game 5 after Alex Killorn hit him into the boards awkwardly. The Bruins defenseman actually fell into the boards feet-first. He's considered day-to-day for now, but the injury appeared to be pretty serious. Before exiting the game, Krug managed to pick up a pair of power-play assists.
May 4 - 11:03 PM

Torey Krug suffered a lower-body injury in Game 4 against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday night.

The Bruins have already announced that he won't be returning to tonight's game. Krug went into the boards feet first after being hit by Lightning forward Alex Killorn. The injury looked pretty ugly. He's considered day-to-day for now, but the Bruins have to be concerned about the prospect of losing him long-term.
May 4 - 10:09 PM

Torey Krug scored a goal in Monday's 4-2 loss to Tampa Bay in Game 2.

The Lightning appeared to have the game in hand before Krug scored with a little over four minutes remaining in the third period. He got the Bruins within a goal of tying the game, but Tampa Bay added a empty-netter to even the best-of-seven series at 1-1. Krug has three goals and 10 points in nine matches this postseason.
May 1 - 8:39 AM

Torey Krug found the back of the net in Game 7 against Toronto.

Krug started Boston's third-period comeback with his second goal of the postseason. His shot from the point tied the game at 4-4 just 1:10 into the final frame. Krug posted five shots on goal and had a minus-1 rating in 15 minutes of ice time. That includes 3:56 of action on the power play. Krug picked up nine points in seven games in Round 1.
Apr 26 - 9:12 AM

Torey Krug has been one of the league's top defensemen offensively so far in the 2017-18 playoffs.

Krug has stood out in Boston's first round series against Toronto with a goal and eight points in five games. That puts him in a tie with Washington's John Carlson for first place among defensemen in the scoring race. No other blueliner is close to Krug and Carlson as there's currently a five-way tie for third place at five points.
Apr 22 - 10:03 AM

Torey Krug registered a pair of assists during Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Krug picked up the secondary assist on goals by David Backes (power play) and Noel Acciari. The Bruins blue liner finished the night with an even rating, six shots on goal and five hits in 23:54 of ice time. The 27-year-old is up to one goal and seven assists in five games during this series. He's proven to be a valuable commodity in all standard fantasy playoff leagues. The Bruins will now head to Toronto with a 3-2 lead in this best-of-seven series. Game 6 will be played on Monday night.
Apr 22 - 12:00 AM

Torey Krug found the back of the net in Thursday's 4-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Krug's innocent-looking wrist shot beat Frederik Andersen just 28 seconds into the game. The Leafs ended up tying it up just over seven minutes later, but Brad Marchand added the game-winner in the middle frame. Krug finished the night with an even rating, two shots on goal and four blocked shots in 18:21 of ice time. The 27-year-old now has one goal and five assists in four games during this series. The Bruins now have a 3-1 lead in this best-of-seven series. Game 5 will be played in Boston on Saturday night.
Apr 19 - 11:39 PM

Torey Krug contributed three assists in a 7-3 win over Toronto in Game 2 on Saturday night.

Krug picked up helpers on power-play goals by Rick Nash and Jake DeBrusk in the contest. The Bruins went 2-for-4 on the man advantage in Game 2 after going 3-for-6 in Game 1. Four of Krug's five assists in the series have come on the power play.
Apr 15 - 9:51 AM

Torey Krug posted two assists in Game 1's 5-1 victory versus Toronto.

Krug picked up both helpers on Boston power plays. The Bruins went 3-for-6 with the man advantage in the contest. Krug also finished the playoff opener with five shots on goal.
Apr 13 - 9:14 AM

Torey Krug contributed a pair of assists in a 4-2 win over Tampa Bay on Thursday night.

Krug also registered three shots, one hit, two blocks and a plus-3 rating in 23:11 of ice time. With the Bruins still missing Zdeno Chara and Charlie McAvoy, Krug and Brandon Carlo have formed the team's shutdown pairing.
Mar 30 - 9:57 AM

Torey Krug scored a goal and an assist in Tuesday's 5-4 shootout loss to the Winnipeg Jets.

Krug picked up both of his points in the third frame, as he registered the primary assist on David Pastrnak's game-winning goal. His power-play goal later on the period tied the game at four. Krug finished the game with a minus-1 rating, three shots on goal and one blocked shot in 26:28 of ice time. The 26-year-old has 14 goals and 55 points in 69 games this season. He's picked up at least point in each of his last four contests.
Mar 27 - 11:28 PM

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PosRoleName
C1Patrice Bergeron
2David Krejci
3Riley Nash
4Jordan Szwarz
5Tommy Wingels
6Sean Kuraly
7Colby Cave
8Ryan Donato
LW1Brad Marchand
2Rick Nash
3Jake DeBrusk
4Tim Schaller
RW1David Pastrnak
2Danton Heinen
3David Backes
4Brian Gionta
5Noel Acciari
6Anders Bjork
D1Torey Krug
2Charlie McAvoy
3Brandon Carlo
4Zdeno Chara
5Adam McQuaid
6Nick Holden
7Matthew Grzelcyk
8Tommy Cross
9Kevan Miller
G1Tuukka Rask
2Anton Khudobin
3Zane McIntyre