John Stevens, an assistant coach to head coach Darryl Sutter with the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings, is a candidate to fill the vacant head-coaching job with the Vancouver Canucks.
Nikita Kucherov is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.
Ryan Getzlaf is likely to be back in the lineup on Friday night from an arm injury.
Jack Eichel (ankle) isn't sporting the walking boot anymore that he had on since he was injured during practice on Oct. 12.
Kris Letang might be back in the lineup during Pittsburgh's upcoming four-game road trip.
Tuukka Rask (lower body) got back on the ice Friday for the first time since Oct. 20.
David Pastrnak has been suspended for two games for an illegal check to the head of Rangers defenseman Dan Girardi.
Minnesota has put Teemu Pulkkinen on waivers.
Jeff Skinner (middle body) will be a game-time decision Friday night.
Calvin Pickard will get the nod versus Arizona on Saturday night.
Bryan Little (lower body) has been placed on injured reserve.
Nikita Kucherov suffered an undisclosed injury Thursday night against Montreal.