Despite being in Dallas' coach Lindy Ruff's doghouse to start the season, Erik Cole may get another chance to play on the team's second line Saturday night against the Predators.
Erik Cole will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's regular season opener.
Erik Cole is a candidate to play on the second line this season.
The Dallas Stars won't buy out the final season of Erik Cole's contract.
Sabres coach Lindy Ruff confirmed that Erik Cole was a healthy scratch and not an injured player on Monday.
Erik Cole might be a healthy scratch on Monday in Game 3.
Erik Cole (upper body) returned to action Saturday.
Erik Cole (upper body) is considered a game-time decision on Saturday.
Erik Cole (upper body) might not be able to play Saturday.
Erik Cole (upper body) will travel with the Stars, but he isn't expected to play Tuesday night.
It doesn't sound like Erik Cole (upper body) will be available to play on Friday or Saturday.
Erik Cole missed Saturday's game with an upper-body injury.
Erik Cole, who missed Friday's practice, is still expected to play Saturday afternoon against Ottawa.
Erik Cole had a goal and an assist in the Stars' 2-1 victory on Saturday.