Tuukka Rask injury update: Bruins G goes on IR after nasty collision

Tuukka Rask is taking a break.

The Bruins goaltender has been placed on injured reserve in a roster move retroactive to Jan. 19 , the team announced Monday.

Rask has been ruled out for Tuesday’s game against the Jets and a timeline for his return remains unknown. The Bruins recalled Zane McIntyre from Providence to fill the void on an emergency basis in his absence.

Rusk suffered a concussion when he collided with Rangers forward Filip Chytil in the first period of Boston’s final game before the All-Star break on Jan. 19. Rask was down for several minutes and did not return to the game afer exiting the ice.

Rask, 31, has registered a .919 overall save percentage and a .930 mark at even-strength in 26 games this season.

Boston (27-17-5) is slated to host Winnipeg (31-15-2) at 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday.