Andrei Loktionov will take Jacob Josefson's spot in the New Jersey Devils' lineup against the Winnipeg Jets on Sunday.
Andrei Loktionov was a healthy scratch Friday for the first time this season.
Andrei Loktionov missed practice Sunday with a lower body injury.
Andrei Loktionov was offered $3 million to play in the KHL.
Andrei Loktionov and the Devils have come to terms on a contract for the 2013-14 season.
Devils GM Lou Lamoriello said Thursday that a new contract with Andrei Loktionov is expected to be finalized soon.
Andrei Loktionov's agent says there's a 99-percent chance his client will sign a one-year deal with the New Jersey Devils.
Andrei Loktionov will be a healthy scratch Thursday when the Devils play in Philadelphia.
Andrei Loktionov has seven goals and 11 points in 18 games this season.
Andrei Loktionov potted a goal, but New Jersey fell 5-4 in the shootout veresus the Lightning on Friday night.
Andrei Loktionov scored once in the Devils’ 3-2 shootout loss to the Senators Monday night.
Andrei Loktionov said he'll be back in New Jersey's lineup Thursday night after missing the past two games with an undisclosed injury.
Andrei Loktionov said he's "sore" and hopes to return Thursday against the Carolina Hurricanes.
Andrei Loktionov (undisclosed) was on the ice Monday morning.