Soshnikov (undisclosed) is expected to be unavailable for Game 4 against the Capitals on Wednesday, NHL.com reports.

The rookie winger has missed the past 14 games, leaving the Buds accustomed to playing without him. Kasperi Kapanen has taken on a fourth-line role and even had a two-goal performance in Game 2, so consider looking his way as a sneaky playoff commodity.

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