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Michal Rozsival | Defenseman | #32

Team: Chicago Blackhawks
Age / DOB:  (39) / 9/3/1978
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 210
Drafted: 1996 / Rd. 4 (105) / PIT
Contract: view contract details

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Michal Rozsival (upper body) has been put on long-term injured reserve.
Rozsival was not cleared to take part in training camp because of an upper-body injury. Oct 2 - 5:26 PM

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Michal Rozsival (upper body) didn't pass his training camp physical and his status has not changed.

At this point it wouldn't be a surprise if he started the regular season on the sidelines, but that hasn't been confirmed yet.
Source: CSN Chicago
Sep 27 - 9:51 AM

Michal Rozsival didn't pass his physical, so he can't take part in training camp.

Rozsival missed the last game of the regular season and all four of Chicago's playoff games because of facial fractures. It's unclear if those issues are lingering, but consider him day-to-day for the time being.
Sep 15 - 3:26 PM

Michal Rozsival (facial fractures) isn't accompanying the Blackhawks to Nashville.

It would have been surprising if Rozsival was available for Game 3 or 4 anyways given that he had surgery on Tuesday. He had a goal and three points in 22 regular season contests.
Apr 16 - 6:01 PM

Michal Rozsival underwent surgery Tuesday to repair facial fractures.

There is no timetable for his return, but the procedure was a success and he is expected to make a full recovery. Rozsival was hurt last Thursday when he was sucker-punched by Anaheim's Nick Ritichie.
Apr 11 - 4:08 PM

Michal Rozsival suffered an upper-body on Thursday night.

He cross-checked Anaheim's Nick Ritchie, who responded shortly later with a punch. Ritchie was assessed a match penalty on the play. An update on Rozsival's status could come on Friday.
Source: CSN Chicago
Apr 7 - 10:23 AM

Michal Rozsival and Chicago have signed a one-year extension worth a reported $650,000.

He has mostly served as a healthy scratch this season, while suiting up in just 16 contests. Rozsival can be exposed in the expansion draft this June.
Feb 28 - 6:51 PM

Michal Rozsival will be scratched against the Sabres on Sunday.

Through 14 games this season the veteran defender has a point with 38 hits and 20 blocks.
Feb 19 - 6:00 PM

Michal Rozsvial will be a game-time decision on Sunday against the Sabres.

Through 14 games this season the veteran defender has a point with 38 hits and 20 blocks.
Feb 19 - 4:36 PM

Michal Rozsival returned to practice on Friday.

The veteran defender has not played since Jan. 15th due to a lower body injury. He's also has picked up just one point along with 20 blocks and 38 hits 14 games this season.
Feb 17 - 1:56 PM

The Blackhawks activated Michal Rozsival from I/R on Sunday, though he is still considered day-to-day with a lower body injury.

The veteran defender has picked up just one point along with 20 blocks and 38 hits 14 games this season.
Feb 12 - 3:11 PM

Michal Rozsival is projected to miss about three weeks because of a lower-body injury.

He was placed on injured reserve over the weekend after he was hurt blocking a shot in practice Wednesday. Chicago brought up Gustav Forsling on Sunday to fill Rozsival's roster spot.
Jan 31 - 10:49 AM

Chicago placed Michal Rozsival on injured reserve on Sunday retroactive to Jan. 25th.

Through 14 games so far this season the veteran defender has an assist along with 20 blocks and 34 hits while seeing an average of 15:12 of ice time per game.
Jan 29 - 8:44 PM

Michal Rozsival (undisclosed) missed Thursday's practice.

Rozsival apparently got banged up in Wednesday's skate. He'll miss Thursday night's game as a result, but he shouldn't be sidelined for long.
Jan 26 - 1:08 PM

Michal Rozsival will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Wild.

He suited up in Sunday's game against the Wild, but won't get a crack at the Avs tonight. The veteran has one assist in 14 games this season. Jordin Tootoo will also watch the game from the press box tonight.
Jan 17 - 8:57 PM

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