Morgan Rielly's assist Wednesday in a 5-4 loss to the Islanders was his second point in his last five games.
Zach Hyman (knee) played 17:34 in his season debut Wednesday against the Islanders. He had one hit and one shot on goal.
Antti Raanta will defend the blue paint during Saturday's road matchup with Minnesota, Craig Morgan of The Athletic reports.
Mike Smith will patrol the crease during Thursday's home game against the Avalanche, Jason Gregor of OilersNation.com reports.
Torey Krug (upper body) will miss Boston's next two contests.
Jake DeBrusk (lower body) won't be in the lineup for the Bruins' upcoming back-to-back versus Toronto and Washington on Friday and Saturday, respectively.
Jaroslav Halak will guard the cage during Saturday's home clash with the Capitals.
John Klingberg (lower body) was placed on injured reserve Thursday, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Carter Hart will guard the cage on the road versus Ottawa on Friday, Sam Carchidi of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
The Stars placed Roope Hintz (lower body) on injured reserve Thursday, Matthew DeFranks of The Dallas Morning News reports.
Carey Price will tend the twine on the road versus Washington on Friday.
Erik Haula (knee) is expected to suit up versus the Sabres on Thursday.
Marcus Johansson (upper body) will miss the Sabres' next three games at a mininmum, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Devan Dubnyk will be between the pipes for Thursday's home clash with Arizona, Jessi Pierce of The Athletic reports.
Sergei Bobrovsky was the first netminder off the ice at Thursday's morning skate, George Richards of The Athletic reports, which indicates he will be in the crease versus Winnipeg.
Carter Hutton was the first goalie off the ice at the morning skate, Joe Yerdon of The Athletic Buffalo reports, indicating he will be in goal versus Carolina on Thursday.
Andrei Vasilevskiy will get the starting nod at home versus the Rangers on Thursday, Bryan Burns of the Lightning's official site reports.
Sidney Crosby underwent surgery Thursday to repair a core muscle injury and will miss the next six weeks.
Jesperi Kotkaniemi (groin) practiced Wednesday but hasn't been given the green light to return to active duty Friday against Washington, Stu Cowan of the Montreal Gazette reports.
Corey Perry skated in his 1,000th NHL game Wednesday versus the Flames.