Rutta (undisclosed) will be in the lineup for Thursday's matchup with Montreal, NHL.com's Sean Farrell reports.
According to coach Jon Cooper, Rutta is a little "banged up" and may miss the entirety of Tampa Bay's four-game road trip, Caley Chelios of the Lightning's official site reports.
Rutta notched an assist in 18:49 of ice time during his season debut Wednesday against New Jersey.
Rutta has not dressed for the Lightning this season.
Rutta re-signed with the Lightning on a one-year, $1.3 million deal Friday.
Rutta picked up an assist in Tuesday's 7-3 loss in Game 4 against the Blue Jackets.
The Lightning recalled Rutta from AHL Syracuse on Friday, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Rutta was reassigned to AHL Syracuse on Wednesday.
Tampa Bay recalled Rutta from AHL Syracuse on Tuesday.
The Lightning reassigned Rutta to AHL Syracuse on Wednesday.