Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov is questionable Saturday against the Florida Panthers (7 p.m. ET; FS-F, SUN, NHL.TV) because of a lower-body injury, according to the Tampa Bay Times.
Kucherov was injured blocking a shot during the third period of the Lightning's 7-4 win against the New York Islanders on Friday. He sat out the final 3:14 of the game.
In 72 games, Kucherov leads the Lightning with 72 points, and is second with 29 goals.
The Lightning and Panthers each have 91 points; the winner will take sole possession of first place in the Atlantic Division with seven regular-season games remaining.
The Lightning also will be without defenseman Anton Stralman, who is out indefinitely after he sustained a non-displaced fracture of his left fibula during the first period Friday.