Nicklas Grossmann has left the NHL to join Orebro HK of the SweHL.
A childhood dream may soon come true for Mike Liambas.
Brett Kulak will be scratched against the Wild on Friday.
Hunter Shinkaruk will watch Friday's match against the Wild from the press box.
Gustav Olofsson will be scratched on Friday against the Flames.
Zack Mitchell will be scratched against the Flames on Friday.
Carlo Colaicovo has moved on from the NHL and has signed with Adler Mannheim of the DEL in Germany.
The Avalanche will play Semyon Varlamov in net against the Stars on Saturday.
The Maple Leafs will have Frederik Andersen in net against the Canucks on Saturday.
Shane Doan passed Wayne Gretzky on the all-time games played list for 19th all time.
Martin Jones will take on Montreal on Friday.
Carey Price will tempt the waters of San Jose.
The NHLPA has rejected an NHL proposal where the league would agree to participate in the 2018 Winter Olympics in exchange for a three-year extension to the CBA.
Chad Johnson will get his ninth start over the last 11 games on Friday against the Wild.
Devan Dubnyk will face Calgary on Friday.