TSN's Darren Dreger speculates that Derek Stepan is "unlikely" to be on New York's roster when the regular season begins.
Nicklas Backstrom (hip) is making progress.
New Jersey has returned Pavel Zacha to Sarnia of the OHL.
Jakob Silfverberg (head) has clearance to practice with his teammates.
Frank Corrado has been claimed off waivers by Toronto.
Mike Reilly has been assigned to the AHL.
Pascal Dupuis will miss the next four-to-five weeks with a lower-body injury.
Zack Kassian has been placed in stage two of the NHL/NHLPA Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Program.
Teuvo Teravainen is slated to start the regular season alongside Jonathan Toews and Marian Hossa.
Pascal Dupuis is projected to miss at least a week due to an undisclosed injury.
The NHL Department of Player Safety has suspended Raffi Torres for 41 games for an illegal check to the head and interference on Anaheim's Jakob Silfverberg.
Leon Draisaitl has been reassigned to Bakersfield of the AHL.