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Phaneuf will play Friday against the Flames, Terry Koshan of the Toronto Sun reports.

Although he missed Friday's morning skate with an illness, Phaneuf will indeed be in the Leafs' lineup Friday against Calgary. He's tallied three goals and 22 assists in 56 games with Toronto this season.

Dion Phaneuf D TOR 14 Days

Phaneuf missed Friday's morning skate with an illness, but is expected to play later in the evening against the Flames, Roger Millions of Sportsnet reports.

Phaneuf's availability should be formally announced during pregame warmups, but the illness is still worth noting in the event his condition takes a turn for the worse in the afternoon. Though he missed extended action in February with a hand injury, Phaneuf has still compiled 25 points in 56 games, putting him on track to surpass last season's total of 31 points.

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Phaneuf (hand) returned to action Thursday against the Flyers. He played 25:28, fired four shots, blocked four shots and scored the game-winning goal on the power play.

His name continues to circulate in trade rumours, but it's unlikely he's going anywhere until the offseason. So get him back in your lineup. Now.

Dion Phaneuf D TOR 29 Days

Phaneuf (hand) was activated from injured reserve Thursday.

As expected, Phaneuf will rejoin the lineup Thursday against the Flyers. It will mark his first action since Jan. 21.

Dion Phaneuf D TOR 29 Days

Phaneuf (hand) is slated to play Thursday against the Flyers, Jonas Siegel of TSN 1050 reports.

Phaneuf, who last suited up on Jan. 21, is thus on track to officially come off IR in advance of Thursday's contest.

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Phaneuf (hand) is on track to return from injured reserve for Thursday's game against the Flyers, Mark Masters of TSN reports.

Phaneuf practiced for the third straight day Wednesday, skating with Korbinian Holzer as part of a defensive pairing while also participating with the Leafs' top power-play unit. Assuming he endures no setbacks with his hand during Thursday's morning skate, expect him to be activated shortly thereafter.

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Phaneuf (hand) could return to the lineup by Thursday, Jonas Siegel of TSN 1050 reports.

Phaneuf took part in his first full practice with the team Monday, and could be on track to finally rejoin the lineup after nearly a month absence. The defenseman has posted 22 points over 48 games so far this season, and his return to the lineup could provide a boost to a Leafs club that has been struggling lately.

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Phaneuf (hand) was a full participant in practice Monday, David Alter of the Leafs' official site reports.

Phaneuf has been out since late January with the hand injury, but appears to be on the verge of a return. His next chance to rejoin the lineup is Thursday against the Flyers, with an update on his status for the game likely coming before the opening faceoff.

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Phaneuf joined the Leafs for their morning skate on Saturday, Jonas Siegel of TSN Radio 1050 reports.While Phaneuf has already been ruled out for both of the Leafs' games over the weekend, he called his participation in Saturday's morning skate a "step in the right direction". The team is still uncertain as to when he'll be able to return to action, but it could be as soon as Feb. 26 against the Flyers.

Dion Phaneuf D TOR 1 Month

Phaneuf (hand) has been ruled out for both of the Leafs' games over the weekend against the Hurricanes and Jets, Jonas Siegel of TSN Radio 1050 reports.According to coach Peter Horachek, Phaneuf went in for additional testing on his hand Tuesday, which indicated he required more time off to let the injury heal. Phaneuf had been back on the ice Monday in anticipation of a return to action, but he'll have his timetable pushed back at least another week. The Maple Leafs hope Phaneuf will be ready to go for the team's Feb. 26 tilt with the Flyers.