Hughes assisted on the Canucks only goal in Sunday's loss to the Devils.
Hughes (lower body) skated before the team's practice Monday, Jeff Paterson of TSN 1040 Vancouver reports.
Hughes had two assists and was plus-2 in Tuesday's 5-2 win over Detroit.
Hughes notched an assist in Sunday's win over the Rangers.
Hughes will represent Team USA at the World Championship.
Hughes tallied a pair of assists -- both on the power play -- in Thursday's 3-2 loss to Nashville.
Hughes (foot) will make his NHL debut Thursday night against the visiting Kings, Farhan Lalji of TSN reports.
Hughes (foot) could potentially make his NHL debut during Thursday's matchup with the Kings.