Steve Downie RW PIT 5 Months

Steve Downie (upper body) is ready to return Tuesday.

Downie was out for seven straight games due to the ailment. He has 24 points and 106 penalty minutes in 60 games this season.

Steve Downie RW PIT 5 Months

There is a possibility that Steve Downie (upper body) could play on Tuesday.

The winger has missed seven games with the upper body injury and the Flyers are down a forward as Zac Rinaldo was handed a four game suspension. If Downie is unable to go, look for Tye McGinn to get back in the lineup. Downie has four goals and 24 points in 60 games split between the Flyers and the Avalanche this season. His biggest fantasy value is his 106 penalty minutes. Stay tuned as he will likely be a game-time decision.

Steve Downie RW PIT 5 Months

Steve Downie (upper body) is questionable for Thursday's contest.

Downie passed his baseline test to determine that he's not suffering from concussion symptoms anymore. He has missed five straight contests.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie isn't dealing with concussion symptoms anymore.

Downie has successfully passed a baseline test. He won't return on Tuesday, but he should be back soon.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie (upper body) will not play on Sunday.

Downie is apparently getting closer after he was injured eight days ago after crashing into the Blues Patrik Berglund. Stay tuned as Downie has three goals and 17 points in 49 games with Philadelphia this season after he was dealt from the Avs in October. His value is mostly in penalty minutes where he has 101 minutes this season.'

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie (upper body) feels like he's getting closer.

"I feel pretty good, actually," Downie said. "I'm almost ready. Nothing's really bothering me, there's just a couple more steps I need to take." However, it's still unclear when he'll be able to return and he doesn't have a target date in mind.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie (head) is being regarded as questionable for Friday's game.

The Flyers haven't publicly confirmed that Downie has a concussion, but Flyers GM Paul Holmgren noted that he's dealing with unspecified additional issues. Downie has missed two straight contests.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie (head) might start skating again on Thursday.

Downie has been sidelined since crashing into Patrick Berglund on Saturday. The Flyers haven't ruled out the possibility of him having a concussion, although he is making progress.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie (head) wasn't on the ice for Tuesday's practice.

Downie crashed into Patrick Berglund on Saturday and left the game as a result. He has a history of concussions, so if that's what he's dealing with now, then this is a potentially serious problem.

Steve Downie RW PIT 6 Months

Steve Downie left Saturday's game against the Blues and there is concern that he sustained yet another concussion.

He was on the receiving end of a hit by the Blues' Patrick Berglund and was one the ice apparently dizzy for some time before leaving the game. Downie will be re-evaluated Sunday but given that he has had two prior concussions this season alone, we would not be shocked to learn he has sustained yet a third.