Keep updated on all the injury news and roster updates from around the NHL with daily Ice Chips.

Toronto Maple Leafs

Head coach Sheldon Keefe told the media that goalie Petr Mrazek, who is currently sidelined with a groin injury, has been skating and progressing well. The 29-year-old will travel with the Leafs on their upcoming three-game road trip, but is unlikely to play as the team announced on Saturday that he is expected to miss two weeks with the injury. 

Forward Ilya Mikheyev, who has yet to play this season after undergoing thumb surgery earlier this month, has not started skated yet. 

Montreal Canadiens 

Friday's Practice Lines 


Mike Hoffman - Nick Suzuki - Brendan Gallagher
Jonathan Drouin - Christian Dvorak/Adam BrooksJosh Anderson
Tyler Toffoli - Mathieu Perreault - Cole Caufield
Artturi Lehkonen - Jake Evans/Cedric Paquette - Joel Armia


Ben Chiarot - Jeff Petry
Sami Niku - Brett Kulak
Alexander Romanov - David Savard
Chris Wideman 


Sam Montembeault
Karel St-Laurent

Pittsburgh Penguins

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby returned to practice on Friday. The 34-year-old hasn't played this season after undergoing off-season wrist surgery and isn't expected to play Saturday night against the visiting Maple Leafs. 

Tampa Bay Lightning

The Bolts claimed forward Alex Barre-Boulet off waivers from the Seattle Kraken on Friday. The 24-year-old has one assist over two games with the expansion Kraken this season. 

The Canadian played 15 games with the Lightning last season, scoring three goals.