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Torey Krug | Defenseman | #47

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 4/12/1991
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 186
College: Michigan State University
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Torey Krug had an MCL injury to his right knee.
He was hoping to be ready for Game 7 against Ottawa, but the Bruins were eliminated in Game 6. Krug won't require surgery, which is good news. All of this makes it sound like he should be ready for training camp. Apr 25 - 4:09 PM

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Just to confirm, Torey Krug (lower body) won't return for Game 6 on Sunday.

Krug playing on Sunday was a long shot, but be did show signs of progress by skating on Saturday. In order for Krug to have a chance to return in the 2017 playoffs, Boston will have to win Game 6.
Apr 23 - 2:21 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) was able to hit the ice on Saturday.

Krug hasn't played a game in his team's best-of-seven series, but the fact that he's skating is encouraging. It's unclear if he'll be available for play in Game 6 on Sunday afternoon though. He remains day-to-day for now. Boston is down 3-2 to Ottawa in the series. One more loss and the Bruins' season is over.
Apr 22 - 6:14 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) isn't expected to play Friday in Game 5 versus Ottawa.

He hasn't played in the postseason yet because of a lower-body injury. The Bruins can be eliminated on Friday night if the Senators get a win and Krug's absence has been a significant loss for the team.
Apr 20 - 3:52 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) is listed as day-to-day and he won't play Wednesday in Game 4 versus Ottawa.

He didn't skate Tuesday, but he appears to be on the mend. Krug has been spotted the last couple of days with no crutches and no discernible limp, which are good signs. Still, he may not be available in Round 1 of the postseason.
Apr 18 - 4:32 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) will probably miss the entire first round, according to Bruins GM Don Sweeney.

Krug had eight goals and 51 points in 81 games this season. Naturally missing out on Krug is a significant blow, but the Bruins still have a good shot at defeating the Ottawa Senators. If they do then Krug might be able to join them for the rest of the playoffs.
Apr 10 - 12:03 PM

Torey Krug (lower body) will miss Saturday's game.

Krug is regarded as day-to-day so it's not clear if his availability for the playoffs is in any sort of serious jeopardy. He sustained the injury during Thursday's contest and was seen leaving the building using crutches and wearing a knee brace.
Apr 7 - 1:36 PM

Torey Krug exited Thursday's game versus Ottawa after sustaining a lower-body injury.

He had one shot and one hit in just 2:32 of ice time. According to's Joe Haggerty, Krug left the building on crutches wearing a brace on his right knee. That's not a very good sign with the playoffs just around the corner. Interim coach Bruce Cassidy didn't provide an update on the defenseman's status after the contest.
Apr 7 - 8:34 AM

Torey Krug netted his eighth goal of the year in Thursday's 2-0 win over Dallas.

He produced a power-play marker in the contest. Krug has scored six of his eight goals on the man advantage this year. He also hit the 50-point plateau for the first time in his career.
Mar 31 - 8:20 AM

Torey Krug picked up a goal and an assist on the power play in a 3-2 loss to the Ottawa Senators on Tuesday.

Krug went on an end-to-end rush for a beautiful goal just 17 seconds into the third period. The goal was his 7th of the year, and the two points have him at 48 points in 73 games this season. He has really taken the next step in his career, contributing at both ends of the rink, and producing his best offensive season. He is one power play marker shy of his career high of six set during the 2013-14 season. His assist came on a goal scored by David Krejci midway through the first period.
Mar 21 - 10:02 PM

Less is more for Torey Krug.

The Boston rearguard is shooting less than he has in the past but has seemingly been more productive as a result. He has made a concerted attempt to shoot less to score but more to set up tip ins and deflections. We're not sure how you do that over the course of a season but it seems to be working for Krug who is up to 44 points after a very slow start to the season.
Mar 12 - 9:11 AM

Defenseman Torey Krug assisted on both Boston goals during the Bruins' 4-2 loss to the Senators in Ottawa Monday night.

Krug now has 38 assists on the season. He set up Patrice Bergeron's 17th goal in the first period and Brad Marchand's 30th on a power play in the third.
Mar 6 - 10:38 PM

Torey Krug continued his torrid pace by collecting another trio of helpers during Sunday's 6-3 win over the Stars.

He now has points in four of his last five games, with six overall in that span. He's now up to 36 assists and 41 points in 62 games this season. He needs just four assists and three points to match the respective career highs as well.
Feb 26 - 5:58 PM

Torey Krug extended his point streak to five games on Sunday.

Krug registered an assist in a 2-1 overtime win against San Jose. He's up to five goals and 37 points in 59 contests. That gives him a good shot of surpassing his previous career-high of 44 points.
Feb 20 - 8:11 AM

Torey Krug lifted his latest point streak to three games during Saturday's 4-3 win over the Canucks.

The talented defender picked up his 30th assist of the year, giving him 35 points on the year and his second straight season with at least as many helpers. In each of his four career seasons thus far, Krug has managed to post at least 35 points including last season's career high of 44.
Feb 11 - 5:30 PM

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C1Patrice Bergeron
2David Krejci
3Jakob Forsbacka-Karlsson
4Ryan Spooner
5Austin Czarnik
LW1Brad Marchand
2Anders Bjork
3Sean Kuraly
4Frank Vatrano
5Matt Beleskey
6Tim Schaller
RW1David Pastrnak
2David Backes
3Riley Nash
4Noel Acciari
5Kenny Agostino
D1Torey Krug
2Charlie McAvoy
3Brandon Carlo
4Zdeno Chara
5Adam McQuaid
6Kevan Miller
7Paul Postma
G1Tuukka Rask
2Anton Khudobin