Max Pacioretty left Saturday's game against the Flyers with an upper body injury.
Dan Ellis will get the nod for Florida on Thursday against Dallas.
Dustin Byfuglien exited Wednesday's game against Ottawa in the second period with an upper-body injury.
John Gibson made 38 saves in a 3-1 Anaheim win over Montreal on Wednesday.
Evgeni Malkin scored the lone goal for the Penguins in a 3-1 loss to Colorado on Wednesday.
Gabriel Landeskog scored and added two helpers in Colorado's 3-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday.
Semyon Varlamov turned aside 28-of-29 shots in a 3-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday.
Detroit newcomer Marek Zidlicky scored a power-play goal at 1:09 of overtime to give the Red Wings a 2-1 triumph over the visiting New York Rangers Wednesday night.
Ottawa goaltender Andrew Hammond, making his seventh consecutive start for the Senators, excelled in his team's 3-1 triumph over the Jets in Winnipeg Wednesday night.
David Clarkson suffered a torn oblique Tuesday and he's expected to miss four-to-six weeks.
Brett Connolly sustained a broken finger and he'll miss six weeks.
Roberto Luongo is undergoing tests on his shoulder.