Dane Byers was just about the only player that Capitals coach Barry Trotz liked in Washington's 6-1 preseason loss to Buffalo Wednesday night.
Alexander Khokhlachev was among four roster cuts by the Bruins on Wednesday.
Jordan Staal is on the injured reserve list.
Brandon Sutter might start the season as the Penguins' second-line center.
Ryan Spooner has been sent down to the minors.
Michael Frolik could open the year alongside Andrew Ladd and Bryan Little.
Coach Paul Maurice is hopeful that Dustin Byfuglien (lower body) will be able to play in Saturday's preseason finale.
Eric Tangradi (lower body) practiced Wednesday.
Erik Karlsson has been named the ninth captain of the Ottawa Senators.
Bobby Ryan has signed a seven-year, $50.75 million contract extension with the Ottawa Senators.
Daniel Carcillo has been removed from Pittsburgh's training camp roster.
Samuel Morin is one of the 26 remaining players on the Philadelphia Flyers' roster.
Derek Stepan (fractured fibula) isn't likely to be placed on the long-term injured reserve list.
Although Bryce Salvador is healthy, he's only played in one preseason game thus far.
It looks like Leon Draisaitl will be part of Edmonton's opening game roster.