John Hynes is set to make his NHL debut as a head coach on Friday.
Milan Lucic feels he got a match penalty on Wednesday primarily based on his reputation.
Although Connor McDavid didn't record a point in his NHL debut, he did show flashes of his potential.
Justin Faulk had an assist in Carolina's 2-1 loss to Nashville on Thursday.
James Wisniewski's lower-body injury is related to his leg.
Mark Giordano saw positives from playing alongside Dougie Hamilton on Wednesday, even if Calgary suffered a 5-1 loss to Vancouver.
Max Domi will make his NHL debut on Friday.
Jakob Silfverberg (head) will be able to play on Saturday.
Erik Haula returned to action on Thursday October 8.
Francois Beauchemin picked up three assists in the Avalanche 5-4 opening night loss against the Wild Thursday night.
Semyon Varlamov gave up five goals on 30 shots in a 5-4 loss to the Wild Thursday night.
Devan Dubnyk was average in the Minnesota Wild 5-4 win over the Colorado Avalanche Thursday night.
Zach Parise had an opening night hat trick in a 5-4 come from behind victory over the Avalanche Thursday night.
Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals on 24 shots in a disappointing season-opening 3-0 loss to Dallas.
The Phil Kessel era got off to a less-than-ideal start on Thursday night, as the Stars shut out the Penguins 3-0.