Kuznetsov (upper body) will be back in the lineup for Thursday's matchup with Montreal, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Following his three-game stint on the shelf, Kuznetsov will slot back into a second-line role and should rejoin the top power-play unit. Prior to getting hurt, the world-class center racked up three goals in his previous five outings and will no doubt be eager to pick up where he left off. Feb 20 10:52 am (EST)
- Kuznetsov (upper body) has been ruled out of Monday's game versus the Golden Knights, Tom Gulitti of NHL.com reports.
- Kuznetsov (upper body) isn't expected to play against the Coyotes on Saturday, JJ Regan of NBC Sports Washington reports.
- Kuznetsov (upper body) won't be in the lineup against Colorado on Thursday, but he will join the club on the team's three-game road trip, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports. All Evgeny Kuznetsov News
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