Devils defenseman Will Butcher was not at New Jersey's practice on Friday afternoon. The 24-year-old left Thursday night's victory over the Rangers and did not return.
Butcher played 13:43 against the Rangers with one shot on net before exiting the game.
John Hynes said after practice, "Butcher is at the doctor today and I'll have a clear update, a better update for you tomorrow."
Butcher has one goal in seven games this season. Stay tuned to New Jersey Devils social channels for more information.