The 2013 Winter Classic's supports are reportedly being told that the event will be canceled.
Jason LaBarbera has been called up by Chicago.
Jaromir Jagr and Teemu Selanne will probably have their final match against each other on Friday.
Pavel Kubina has officially retired from the NHL.
Cody Hodgson left Thursday's game late in the first period after he blocked a shot from Boston's Torey Krug off his wrist.
Claude Giroux was a dominant force on Thursday as he picked up two goals and two assists for the Flyers in a 5-4 win over Columbus.
The Buffalo Sabres have reportedly acquired forward Linus Omark in exchange for a conditional sixth round draft pick.
Tom Wilson will not face supplemental discipline for his check on Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn.
Jeff Zatkoff will be in goal for Pittsburgh on Thursday against Minnesota.
Devan Dubnyk will be between the pipes for Edmonton Thursday versus Colorado.
Brayden Schenn will play Thursday after he was sent head-first into the boards on a dangerous hit from Washington's Tom Wilson on Tuesday.
Jaden Schwartz will return Thursday night after missing two games with an undisclosed muscle injury.