Tanev (upper body) got onto the ice Thursday as he continues his rehab. Coach Mike Sullivan told reporters that it's a "big step for his progression."

Tanev is expected to be sidelined until the postseason, but this return to skating is certainly a step in the right direction. Once cleared to play, the winger figures to rejoin Zach Aston-Reese and Teddy Blueger in addition to being a force on the penalty kill with his speed and tenacity.

More News