Claude Giroux has recorded just one goal and one assist in the last 10 games.
Cory Conacher has been recalled by Tampa Bay.
Contract talks with Colin White will start at the end of Boston College's season.
Mike Hoffman (groin) is doubtful to play on Friday against Carolina.
Mark Stone (neck) could be back in the lineup as soon as Sunday against Florida.
Casey Cizikas is projected to miss four weeks because of an upper-body injury, according to a source.
John Gibson is considered the probable starter for Wednesday night.
Jonathan Quick (groin) isn't expected to return for another two weeks or so.
Ryan Callahan had a follow-up procedure on his ailing hip Tuesday and he is out indefinitely.
Matt Beleskey will draw back into the lineup on Wednesday night.
Michal Neuvirth will be between the pipes on Wednesday against Washington.
Taylor Chorney will suit up on Wednesday night versus Philadelphia.
Lars Eller is slated to play in his 500th NHL game Wednesday night.
Braden Holtby will be in goal for Wednesday's game against Philadelphia.
James Reimer will get the nod again for the Panthers on Wednesday against Edmonton.