Nail Yakupov, first overall pick by the Edmonton Oilers in last summer's NHL draft, has been tearing up the KHL, with 10 goals and four assists for Neftekhimik.
Jeff Zatkoff will get the start in Monday's game against the New York Rangers.
Conor Sheary has been chosen as the first star of the week.
Zack Smith has inked a four-year extension with the Ottawa Senators.
Johnny Gaudreau will be reunited with Sean Monahan on Monday night against Toronto.
Thomas Vanek (lower body) will not play on Tuesday night.
Patrik Laine (concussion) could be back as soon as Tuesday night.
Carter Hutton will get the call for Tuesday's game versus Pittsburgh.
Tyler Seguin is dealing with an illness.
Kevin Hayes will be out of action for two-to-three weeks with a lower-body injury.
Alex Galchenyuk will sit out Tuesday's game versus Calgary after re-injuring his knee.
John Carlson (lower body) will not be in the lineup Monday night.