Colin Wilson C NAS 16 Days

Wilson (upper body) is on the ice for pregame warmups and appears set to play Wednesday against the Jets.With the Predators' lone extra forward (Olli Jokinen) not taking part in the warmup, it appears the team fully expects to have Wilson available following a two-game absence. The winger, who ranks is tied for fourth on the team with 36 points on the season, is set to skate alongside Mike Fisher and James Neal on the second line.

Colin Wilson C NAS 16 Days

Wilson (upper body) worked on the Preds' second line with Mike Fisher and James Neal during Thursday's morning skate, Brooks Bratten of predators.nhl.com reports.Wilson, who has missed the Preds' last two games, thus appears to have a solid shot to suit up for Thursday's contest against the Jets, assuming no issues in warmups.

Colin Wilson C NAS 17 Days

Wilson (upper body) skated during Wednesday's optional session, John Glennon of The Tennessean reports.Wilson's activity verifies that the injury that kept him out of Tuesday's win over the Lightning isn't anything overly serious. With the Predators already reassigning Viktor Stalberg back to AHL Milwaukee, it's expected that Wilson will return to the lineup for Thursday's game against the Jets.

Colin Wilson C NAS 18 Days

Wilson (upper body) wasn't on the ice for pregame warmups and looks to be out for Tuesday's game against the Lightning, Kristopher Martel of FOX Sports reports.Wilson participated in the Preds' morning skate and was seemingly on the cusp of a return, but it sounds like he wasn't quite back to 100 percent just yet. He'll be sidelined a second straight game as a consequence, with Viktor Stalberg drawing into the lineup in his place. Wilson will turn his attention toward a return Thursday against the Jets.

Colin Wilson C NAS 18 Days

Wilson is a game-time decision for Tuesday's contest against the Lightning, but he said that he is feeling good, NHL.com's Robby Stanley reports.After missing Sunday's game against the Panthers, Wilson may be ready to make a quick return. He was injured during Saturday's game against the Rangers, so even if he can't suit up Tuesday night, the issue does not seem to be too serious.

Colin Wilson C NAS 20 Days

Wilson (upper body) will miss Sunday's game against the Panthers.

Wilson suffered the upper-body injury in Saturday's game against the Rangers, and it will hold him out Sunday as well. Olli Jokinen will draw back into the lineup in his place.

Colin Wilson C NAS 21 Days

Wilson suffered an upper-body injury in the first period of Saturday's game against the Rangers and will not return.

Wilson was on the receiving end of a big hit and didn't return to the bench after the first intermission. After entering the season as mostly an afterthought in the fantasy realm, Wilson has seen his stock rise with a surprising 17 goals and 19 assists over 50 games this season. If his injury proves to be more than a day-to-day situation, the Predators could struggle to replace his production.

Colin Wilson C NAS 25 Days

Wilson picked up a power-play assist and scored the game-winning goal in Tuesday's win over the Leafs.

He'd been quiet lately, with a modest three points in the last seven games. But Wilson's been a strong producer overall, with a solid 35 points in 48 games to show for the season.

Colin Wilson C NAS 1 Month

Wilson recorded a power-play goal in Tuesday's win over the Avalanche.

Wilson saw a four-game point streak come to an end earlier this month, but his continued presence on a talented second line that includes Mike Fisher and James Neal along with the Preds' secondary power-play unit should allow him to maintain some value. With 32 points in 44 games, the 25-year-old is well on his way to blowing past his previous full season-best of 35 points.

Colin Wilson C NAS 2 Months

Wilson carried the Nashville offense Tuesday in a 5-1 win over Vancouver, collecting two goals and two assists -- one of each on the power play.

Is this guy on fire or what? He's now got points in four straight and a stunning 17 in total -- eight of them goals -- over his last 11 games. No one saw this coming, but everyone's in on the secret now. If he's out on any waiver wires still, it's past time to make a move.