Kevin Porter has a lower-body injury.
Evander Kane (knee) is progressing ahead of schedule, according to coach Paul Maurice.
Radko Gudas may be able to return from his lower-body injury as early as Friday's game against Winnipeg.
Niklas Svedberg looks like he's getting the nod for Boston on Thursday versus the Islanders.
Ryan Miller will face the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
The Ottawa Senators will host the Toronto Maple Leafs on Nov. 9 to make up for Wednesday's contest.
Lubomir Visnovsky (back) will make his season debut in Thursday's game versus Boston.
Chad Johnson will be between the pipes for the Islanders on Thursday night versus his ex-Boston teammates.
Corey Perry picked up his second hat-trick of the season in a 4-1 Ducks win over Buffalo on Wednesday.
The Philadelphia Flyers will go with Ray Emery against the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday.
Charlie Coyle has agreed to a five-year, $16 million extension with the Minnesota Wild.
The NHL has postponed Wednesday's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Ottawa Senators.