The Lightning will be without the services of veterans Pavel Kubina and Simon Gagne in Sunday's Game 2 against the Capitals.
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Matt Greene will be out for about three months after having surgery on his left shoulder.
Randy Jones will replace Peter Harrold in the Kings' Game 4 lineup.
The Kings put defenseman Randy Jones on the injured reserve on Wednesday.
Victoria Matiash is dropping the aging Nicklas Lidstrom in her defensemen rankings, but how much further can the veteran Red Wing go.
Randy Jones had a goal and an assist in his debut with Los Angeles, and the Kings beat Carolina 5-2 on Wednesday night to extend the Hurricanes' winless streak to 13.
With the start of the offseason, Puck Prospectus and EJ Hradek team up to examine each team's statistical shortcomings and how best to address them via trades, free agency and the draft.
Randy Jones' shot caromed into the net off Boston defenseman Andrew Ference with two minutes left in overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 win over the Boston Bruins on Saturday.
Bob Clarke, had plenty to say about Philadelphia rookie Steve Downie's sucker punch of a Toronto Maple Leafs player last week. "When he went after [Jason] Blake, I loved it," Clarke told TSN.
Glen Murray scored two goals and Marc Savard added a goal and three assists to help the Boston Bruins beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 on Monday night.
Flyers defenseman Randy Jones was suspended two games by the NHL on Monday for his violent hit on Boston's Patrice Bergeron, making him the third Philadelphia player suspended for a dangerous play this season.
We can't call Randy Jones' hit on Patrice Bergeron "just another hockey hit." Enough is enough. Philly needs to control its players or pay a serious price.
Boston's Patrice Bergeron was released from the hospital Sunday, one day after he sustained a concussion and broke his nose on a hit by Philadelphia's Randy Jones.
Martin Biron stopped 37 shots and Mike Richards had a short-handed goal to lift Philadelphia to a 2-1 win over Boston on Saturday.
Bruins center Patrice Bergeron was taken from the ice on a stretcher Saturday against Philadelphia after apparently losing consciousness when he was hit from behind the Flyers' Nick Jones.