Kovalchuk has publicly voiced frustration about interim Kings coach Willie Desjardains keeping him out of the lineup for two of the past three games as a healthy scratch, Lisa Dillman of The Athletic reports.
Dubnyk only allowed one goal on 22 shots in Friday's 2-1 win over the Capitals. According to Sarah McLellan of the Minneapolis Star Tribune, he'll go right back to work in Saturday's road game against the Hurricanes.
Couture (illness) will return to the lineup for Friday's game against Anaheim.
Gibson will guard the goal in Friday's home game against the Sharks, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Dell will patrol the crease in Friday's road game against the Ducks, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Gourde has been suspended two games for an illegal check to the head on Carolina's Jordan Staal.
The Red Wings recalled Puempel from AHL Grand Rapids on Friday.
Hagelin was scratched from Friday's lineup due to illness.
The Sharks sent Middleton back to AHL San Jose on Friday.
Sulak (illness) won't be in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Golden Knights.
Johnston has been a healthy scratch for the past seven games and only played 17 games this season.
Pavelski (undisclosed) won't play Friday against the Ducks, NHL.com's Dan Arritt reports.
The Sharks recalled Gambrell from AHL San Jose on Friday, Kevin Kurz of The Athletic reports.
Eriksson Ek (lower body) isn't in the projected lineup for Friday's game against the Capitals, NHL.com's Harvey Valentine reports.
Dubnyk will tend the twine for Friday's home clash with Washington, Michael Russo of The Athletic reports.
Ericsson (lower body) has officially been ruled out against Vegas on Saturday, Dana Wakiji of the Red Wings' official site reports.
Howard will guard the goal in Saturday's road game against the Golden Knights, Dana Wakiji of the Red Wings' official site reports.
Blackwood will be between the pipes at home versus Arizona on Saturday, Amanda Stein of the Devils' official site reports.
Pacioretty (leg) is considered day-to-day ahead of Saturday's matchup with Detroit.
Leipsic (lower body) won't be in the lineup against Anaheim on Saturday, Curtis Zupke of the Los Angeles Times reports.
Stepan (lower body) will be a game-time decision versus New Jersey on Saturday, Dave Vest of the Coyotes' official site reports.
Edmundson (lower body) should return before the end of the regular season, but he's not expected back in the near future, Jim Thomas of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
Kuemper will get the starting nod on the road versus New Jersey on Saturday, Dave Vest of the Coyotes' official site reports.
Baertschi (concussion) is in contention to play versus Calgary on Saturday.
Hart will take the home cage Saturday against the Islanders, Sam Carchidi of The Philadelphia Inquirer reports.
Walcott (shoulder) was designated for waivers by the Lightning on Friday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
Johnson (head) has begun working out, but is still limited to off-ice work, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Guhle is dealing with an oblique injury but Ducks executive vice president and general manager Bob Murray indicated that he will play this season, whether it be in the NHL or in the minors.
Eaves is dealing with the same type of muscle weakness issues that plagued him last season, Eric Stephens of The Athletic reports.
Larsson (leg) won't be in the lineup for the Ducks' next two games, but is expected to resume skating soon.
Khudobin will guard the net in Saturday's game against the visiting Penguins, Mark Stepneski of the Stars' official site reports.
White (neck) will play in Saturday's contest against the Oilers, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Chabot (toe) will slot back into the lineup for Saturday's matchup with Edmonton, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Ceci (upper body) is not expected to be available against Edmonton on Saturday, TSN 1200 Ottawa reports.
Pietila was waived by the Devils on Friday, Chris Ryan of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Blais (foot) is not close to rejoining the lineup, Lou Korac of NHL.com reports.
Mueller (shoulder) was able to practice Friday, but his status for Saturday's game against Arizona remains in question, Chris Ryan of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Hischier (upper body) participated in practice Friday, but his status for Saturday's game against Arizona remains in question, Chris Ryan of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.
Gauthier (foot) declared himself fit to play in Saturday's game against the Rangers, Lance Hornby of The Toronto Sun reports.
Kreider (lower body) has been ruled out for Saturday's contest against Toronto.
Georgiev will start in goal Saturday against host Toronto.
Staal's (lower body) status for Saturday's game against Toronto remains in question.
Caggiula (concussion) will not play in Saturday's game against Colorado, Chris Wescott of the Blackhawks' official site reports.
Dermott (shoulder) join Friday's practice session in a non-contact jersey, Kristen Shilton of TSN.ca reports.
Gardiner (back) took the ice ahead of Friday's practice session, Chris Johnston of Sportsnet reports.
Hunwick (upper body) is day-to-day and will not play Saturday against Montreal, Paul Hamilton of WGR Sports Radio 550 reports.
Price will start between the pipes in Saturday's matchup with the visiting Sabres, Arpon Basu of The Athletic reports.
Carey was reassigned to AHL Providence on Friday.
Tierney (illness) is on track to return against Edmonton, Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun reports.
Gourde will have a hearing with the league Friday for an illegal check to the head of the Hurricanes' Jordan Staal.
Chlapik was re-assigned to AHL Belleville on Friday.
Pageau has served his one-game suspension and is available for Saturday's clash with Edmonton.
Comrie was called up under emergency conditions from AHL Manitoba on Friday.
Abramov was re-assigned to AHL Belleville on Friday.
Johnson scored one goal on two shots over 20:36 of ice time in Thursday's 3-1 win over Dallas.
Currie recorded an assist and two hits over 6:36 of ice time in Thursday's 4-1 win over Columbus.
Bowey recorded a primary assist in Thursday's 5-2 loss to the Blues.
Holtby will start between the pipes in Friday's matchup with the visiting Wild, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Wilson recorded an assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over Dallas.
Del Zotto notched a helper versus Detroit on Thursday.
Kempny (leg) is still be evaluated and is out indefinitely, Chris Kuc of The Athletic reports.
Pitlick agreed to terms on a two-year, entry-level contract with Nashville on Friday.
Vatrano picked up an assist on the empty-net goal during Thursday's 4-2 win over the Coyotes.
Zacha registered an assist in his return to the lineup against Boston on Thursday.
Weegar scored his fourth goal of the season during a 4-2 win over the Coyotes on Thursday.
Yandle picked up an assist during a 4-2 win over the Coyotes on Thursday.
Richardson recorded two points -- a goal and an assist -- in Thursday's 4-2 loss to Florida.
Hoffman buried a one-timer on the power play during Thursday's 4-2 win over the Coyotes.
Kempny (lower body) will not play in Friday's matchup with the Wild, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Weal scored a goal and recorded an assist in Thursday's 4-0 win over New York.
Carlo lead all Bruins with 22:19 in ice time during Thursday's 5-1 win over the Devils.
Armia scored the game-winning goal on a power play and added an assist in Thursday's 4-0 win over the Islanders.
Krejci tallied an assist on the empty-net goal during Thursday's 5-1 victory over the Devils.
Backes tipped in a goal with only 22 seconds to go in Thursday's 5-1 win over the Devils.
Heinen scored a goal less than 30 seconds into the third period during Thursday's 5-1 win over the Devils.
Savard scored his sixth goal of the season Thursday in a 4-1 loss to Edmonton.
Dadonov finished Thursday's 4-2 win over Arizona with a pair of even-strength assists.
Barkov scored his 33rd and 34th goals of the season in Thursday's 4-2 win over Arizona.
McDavid scored a goal and added an assist in a 4-1 win over Columbus on Thursday.
Morrow tallied one assist, four hits and one block in two games back from injury.
Drouin found the scoresheet twice versus the Islanders, scoring a goal and adding a power-play assist in Thursdays 4-0 win.
Huberdeau recorded three assists -- one on the power play -- in a 4-2 win over the Coyotes on Thursday.
Draisaitl recorded a trio of assists in a 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets on Thursday.
Koskinen allowed a goal on 20 shots, making 19 saves in Thursday's 4-1 win over Columbus.
Korpisalo allowed four goals on 22 shots in a 4-1 loss to Edmonton on Thursday.
Lehner stopped all 12 shots faced in Thursday's 4-0 loss to the Canadiens. He took over for Thomas Greiss after Greiss allowed four goals on 22 shots.
Greiss was replaced by Robin Lehner in Thursday's 4-0 loss to Montreal after allowing four goals on 22 shots.
Price posted his fourth shutout of 2018-19, making 28 saves in Thursday's 4-0 win over New York.
Staal scored a goal and added an assist in Thursday's 6-3 loss to Tampa Bay.
Bishop made 29 saves on 31 shots in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Avalanche.
Van Riemsdyk delivered the winning goal on one of his seven shots in Thursday's 3-1 victory over Chicago.
Knight scored his team's first goal in Thursday's 3-1 win over Chicago.
Couturier contributed an empty-net goal and an assist in Thursday's 3-1 win over the Blackhawks.
Crawford stopped 25 of 27 shots in Thursday's 3-1 loss to the Flyers.
Rantanen left Thursday's 3-1 win over the Stars due to an undisclosed injury, Sean Shapiro of The Athletic reports.
Pacioretty exited Thursday's game against the Jets after suffering an apparent right-leg injury, David Schoen of the Las Vegas Review Journal reports.
Hart made 40 saves in Thursday's 3-1 win over Chicago.
Brossoit exited Thursday's game against Vegas in the second period after suffering an apparent leg injury, Ken Wiebe of the Winnipeg Sun reports.
Ellis scored his team's lone goal in Thursday's 2-1 shootout loss to the Penguins.
Rinne was saddled with the shootout loss Thursday despite stopping 32 of 33 shots through overtime and two of Pittsburgh's three attempts in the skills challenge.