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William Carrier | Winger | #28

Team: Vegas Golden Knights
Age / DOB:  (23) / 12/20/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 212
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 2 (57) / STL

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William Carrier (undisclosed) is still considered day-to-day.
Coach Gerard Gallant hopes that Carrier will be ready to play soon. He has been sidelined since May 4 because of an undisclosed injury. May 22 - 5:15 PM

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William Carrier (undisclosed) isn't ready to return to the lineup on Wednesday night.

Carrier has not started skating with the team yet. He has been out of action since May 4 due to an undisclosed injury.
May 16 - 5:23 PM

William Carrier (undisclosed) did not skate Monday morning and he isn't expected to play in Game 2 against Winnipeg.

Carrier did not play in Game 1 of the Western Conference Final after he missed Vegas' series-clinching contest against San Jose in Round 2 of the playoffs. He is considered day-to-day.
May 14 - 4:10 PM

William Carrier (undisclosed) will not suit up for Saturday's series opener against the Winnipeg Jets.

Carrier travelled with his teammates to Winnipeg but apparently isn't well enough to suit up. Head coach Gerard Gallant didn't want to tip his hand about his lineup so we will have to wait till warmups to have an idea of what the Golden Knights will be throwing out there tonight. It will be the second consecutive game Carrier misses due to his injury.
May 12 - 12:33 PM

William Carrier (undisclosed) traveled with his Golden Knight teammates to Winnipeg for Game 1 of the Western Conference Final.

Carrier's status is still uncertain for Saturday night, though. He hasn't been practicing lately and hasn't played since May 4.
May 12 - 9:14 AM

William Carrier (undisclosed) didn't practice on Wednesday.

Carrier missed Game 6 of Vegas' second-round series against the Sharks because of an undisclosed injury. Game 1 of the Western Conference Final does not begin until Saturday, so there's still time for him to recover. He has no points in nine games this postseason, but he does lead all players with 52 hits.
May 9 - 9:59 PM

William Carrier (undisclosed) won't play in Game 6 on Sunday night against San Jose.

Carrier was injured on Friday and he has been ruled out for Sunday's contest. Coach Gerard Gallant would not say who will play in Carrier's place, but it could be Tomas Nosek, Tomas Tatar or Ryan Reaves.
May 6 - 6:29 PM

William Carrier (undisclosed) is not present for Saturday's practice.

Carrier was forced from Friday night's game in the third period and never returned. Consider his status day-to-day.
May 5 - 4:20 PM

William Carrier left Friday night's game in the thrid period with an undisclosed injury.

Carrier still has to be re-evaluated, but coach Gerard Gallant listed the forward as day-to-day. He logged just 4:00 of ice time in the contest.
May 5 - 11:54 AM

William Carrier piled up 25 hits in Vegas' first-round sweep of the Los Angeles Kings.

Carrier and Dustin Brown, who is now eliminated, have the most body checks in the playoffs entering Thursday night's action. Carrier amassed 10 hits back in Game 1. Coach Gerard Gallant wanted to take advantage of Carrier's speed, so he got to play instead of Ryan Reaves.
Apr 19 - 10:47 AM

William Carrier (upper body) thinks he should be able to play in Game 2 on Friday.

It's surprising to see him back so soon. Carrier was hit in the head by Drew Doughty on Wednesday and then missed Thursday's contest, but his absence might have been purely precautionary. Carrier says that he feels fine.
Apr 13 - 4:06 PM

William Carrier (upper body) took part in Friday's practice.

Carrier was injured on Wednesday when he was hit in the head by Drew Doughty. The fact that he's resumed skating so soon after the incident is encouraging, but it's still probably best to regard him as doubtful for Friday's contest.
Apr 13 - 2:09 PM

William Carrier (upper body) didn't skate on Thursday.

Coach Gerard Gallant said afterward that Carrier is day-to-day with an upper-body injury. He is being evaluated for a concussion after a high hit from Los Angeles' Drew Doughty on Wednesday.
Apr 13 - 10:58 AM

William Carrier (upper body) is day-to-day, per Golden Knights coach Gerard Gallant.

Carrier was injured when Drew Doughty hit him in the head during the third period. Doughty had a hearing for his actions, but the Department of Player Safety hasn't announced its decision yet. Carrier had a goal and three points in 37 regular season games.
Apr 12 - 4:25 PM

William Carrier (head) was forced out of Game 1 of the Western Conference Quarterfinals against the Kings on Wednesday due to a hit to the head.

Drew Doughty put a shoulder into the head of Carrier in the third period, ringing his bell. The forward skated to the end of the bench to be checked out and he then left for the quiet room for further evaluation. Head coach Gerard Gallant said he did not like the hit from Doughty and that Carrier is considered day to day.
Apr 12 - 1:14 AM

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LW1Jonathan Marchessault
2David Perron
3Tomas Tatar
4William Carrier
5Oscar Lindberg
RW1Reilly Smith
2James Neal
3Alex Tuch
4Tomas Nosek
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