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Clarke MacArthur won't require surgery after injuring a tendon in his hand during Wednesday's game against Calgary.
"It's more to do with pain threshold and ability to hang onto the stick," coach Paul MacLean said when talking about when MacArthur could return. "Those will be the factors that go into it." He might be able to play again next Saturday when the Senators play at Montreal.
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Clarke MacArthur, who has returned to Ottawa to see a hand specialist, should be considered doubtful for games this week.
There is obviously some concern that MacArthur's hand injury is somewhat serious as speculation is that he has suffered some sort of a tendon injury. If that is in fact the case, it will be a huge blow for the Senators and for those in fantasy pools who were living off MacArthur's surprising season. Stay tuned for further updates. Matt Kassian will take MacArthurs' spot on the active roster for Saturday afternoon's game against Winnipeg, while Mike Hoffman will take his spot on a line with Kyle Turris and Bobby Ryan.
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Clarke MacArthur will be re-evaluated for a possible injury and an update is expected to come on Friday.
He didn't play in the third period of Wednesday's game against Calgary after taking a roughing penalty just 19 seconds into the frame. MacArthur finished the contest with just 7:49 of ice time.
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Ottawa Senators forward Clarke MacArthur broke a six-game scoring skid on Sunday, helping his team beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 at the 2014 Heritage Classic.
MacArthur scored a goal and an assist to give him 44 points in 60 games. He brings the kind of edge that can be helpful in peripheral categories, as he has 62 PIM and five GWG, although his 117 SOG are a minor disappointment.
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Clarke MacArthur has exited Saturday's game with a foot injury and he won't return.
He was credited with one blocked shot and 7:23 of ice time before leaving. Consider him day-to-day for now. MacArthur has been a great addition to the Senators this season, with 18 goals and 42 points in 58 games, and he'll try to get better during the Olympic break.
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Clarke MacArthur netted his 18th goal of the campaign and added an assist for the Senators in a 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay Thursday.
MacArthur was a low-cost signing by Ottawa after he was dismissed by Toronto over the summer. He has now posted six goals in nine games for the month of January. Chris Neil and Erik Karlsson also found the back of the net in the Ottawa win.