Logan Brown is out indefinitely with an undisclosed injury and will not be ready for the start of the season, Erik Erlendsson of LightningInsider.com reports.
Patrik Laine skated at center between Johnny Gaudreau and Kirill Marchenko during Wednesday's practice and hasn't been ruled out as an option up the middle during the season, Aaron Portzline of The Athletic reports.
Mats Zuccarello signed a two-year, $8.25 million contract extension with the Wild on Friday.
Tomas Tatar is at practice Friday after sorting out his immigration papers, Brennan Vogt of The-Rink.com reports.
Cale Makar (lower body) is practicing in a regular jersey Friday, Brennan Vogt of The-Rink.com reports.
Cole Perfetti (upper body) practiced in a regular jersey Friday, Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site reports.
Nikolaj Ehlers (neck) is practicing in a regular jersey Friday, Mitchell Clinton of the Jets' official site reports.
Mathieu Olivier (lower leg) is practicing Friday, Jeff Svoboda of the Blue Jackets' official site reports.
Jake Guentzel (ankle) participated in a practice Friday, Dave Molinari of Pittsburgh Hockey Now reports.
William Nylander missed practice Friday with flu-like symptoms, according to Lance Hornby of The Toronto Sun.
John Klingberg (upper body) is not at practice Friday, Lance Hornby of The Toronto Sun reports.
Ivan Provorov (soreness) returned to practice Friday after missing a couple of days, Brian Hedger of The Columbus Dispatch reports.
Nick Jensen missed his second straight day of practice Friday due to personal reasons, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
Juraj Slafkovsky scored a goal on two shots in Wednesday's preseason win over Ottawa.
Cole Caufield scored a goal on five shots and picked up an assist in Wednesday's preseason win over the Senators.
Justus Annunen stopped 31 of 34 shots in Thursday's 4-2 preseason loss to the Wild.
Cale Makar is recovering from a lower-body injury that has lingered all offseason, Peter Baugh of The Athletic reports.
Jonas Johansson moved into the starter role with the Lightning on Thursday with news that Andrei Vasilevskiy had undergone successful back surgery that will keep him sidelined 8-10 weeks.
Hugo Alnefelt moves up the depth chart to the number two spot with Andrei Vasilevskiy (back) on the shelf for 8-10 weeks.
Juuso Parssinen (lower body) is playing in the Predators' intrasquad game Thursday, Emma Lingan of the Predators' official site reports.