Filling in for the sick Tyler Johnson, Valtteri Filppula will center Tampa's second line between Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov on Friday night in New Jersey.
Valtteri Filppula has been back to playing center lately after he was skating on the wing alongside Steve Stamkos.
Valtteri Filppula posted two assists in Monday's 5-1 triumph over the New York Rangers.
Valtteri Filppula lined up as a left winger in Saturday's 4-3 win over Washington.
Valtteri Filppula collected three assists in Tampa Bay's 4-3 win over Philadelphia on Thursday.
Valtteri Filppula got his first goal of the season in Tuesday's 2-1 overtime win against Calgary.
Valtteri Filppula set up Tampa Bay's first two goals, and they were pretty.
Valtteri Filppula seems fit and ready for the upcoming NHL campaign as he trains in informal workouts with some of his Lightning teammates.
Valtteri Filppula said he wasn't 100 percent in the playoffs, but he isn't using that as an excuse for his lack of production.
Valtteri Filppula and the Tampa Bay Lightning are finding it difficult to produce offense against Montreal.
Valtteri Filppula (lower body) took part in Tuesday's practice.
Valtteri Filppula (lower body) is considered day-to-day.
Valtteri Filppula (lower body) is out Sunday.
Valterri Filppula is listed a questionable for Sunday's season finale against Washington.