Jaroslav Halak kicked out 12 consecutive Sharks shots in a 3-0 victory Saturday.
Mirco Mueller has been loaned to Team Switzerland for the World Juniors.
Derick Brassard (mumps) is projected to play on Saturday.
Max Pacioretty (upper body) is day-to-day, according to Canadiens coach Michel Therrien.
Cameron Talbot has reportedly agreed to a one-year, $1.45 million extension for the 2015-16 campaign.
Corey Crawford will start for the Blackhawks on Saturday.
Steve Mason left Friday's practice due to an injury.
Johnny Boychuk (upper body) has been activated off of the injured reserve list.
Olli Maatta, who was already dealing with a shoulder injury, has tested positive for the mumps.
Keith Kinkaid will probably start for the New Jersey Devils on Friday.
Max Pacioretty suffered an upper-body injury in Thursday's loss to Anaheim and he went to the hospital as a precaution.
Nick Foligno notched two goals and an assist on Thursday night to surpass the 100 goal mark in his career, but it couldn't lift Columbus as they lost 5-4 in overtime to the Capitals.