GM Dean Lombardi admitted on Monday that Willie Mitchell underwent knee surgery to remove some cartilage two months ago.
With Sunday's goal, Jordan Staal now has a six-game point streak (3G, 6A) going.
It's clear that the Washington Capitals are going to give Jaroslav Halak the majority of starts, as he made his fifth consecutive appearance on Sunday.
Antti Niemi dazzled against the New York Rangers on Sunday, stealing a 1-0 win for the San Jose Sharks.
It's probably a relief more than anything else that the Vancouver Canucks (and Eddie Lack) beat the Florida Panthers (and Roberto Luongo) on Sunday 4-3 via a shootout.
The March 10th Columbus Blue Jackets-Dallas Stars game has been postponed to April 9.
The St. Louis Blues announced that forward Vladimir Tarasenko will undergo right hand surgery and will be re-evaluated in six weeks.
The Chicago Blackhawks will get Marian Hossa back on Sunday as they host the Detroit Red Wings.
The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that defenseman Kris Letang will practice with the team on Monday.
Philadelphia Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds collected two goals and one assist on Sunday, pushing his season total to a career-high 50 points.
Erik Karlsson recorded two assists on Saturday.
With Kris Letang's health scare taking a perennial Norris Trophy contender out of the lineup and few forwards scoring outside of Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and Chris Kunitz, the Penguins have turned to a 19-year-old Finn to spark the offense from the blue line.