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Marcus Johansson will be a healthy scratch Saturday against Florida.

"We need more execution," coach Adam Oates said. "I think his confidence might be one of the problems about the play. We need more execution and didn't get enough in Pittsburgh." Oates was not pleased with Johansson's game following Thursday's contest against the Penguins. The 22-year-old forward has struggled this season with just one goal and a minus-7 rating in nine games.