Kucherov is planning on representing Team Russia at the upcoming IIHF World Championships, Joe Smith of The Athletic reports.
Kucherov notched two assists, one on the power play, in Tuesday's 7-3 loss to the Blue Jackets in Game 4 of their first-round series.
Kucherov (suspension) has served his one-game ban and is available for Tuesday's crucial Game 4 clash with Columbus.
The league has suspended Kucherov for Game 3 in Columbus, Chris Johnston of Hockey Night in Canada reports.
Kucherov will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Saturday regarding his boarding penalty against the Blue Jackets' Markus Nutivaara.
Kucherov scored a goal and an assist in Saturday's 6-3 victory over Boston.
Kucherov scored a goal in Thursday's 3-1 victory over the Maple Leafs.
Kucherov dished out three assists in Monday's win over the Senators.
Kucherov scored two power-play goals in Wednesday's 5-4 overtime win over the Capitals.
Kucherov scored twice Saturday, including the game winner, in a 3-2 win over Detroit.