They indicated Lucic, who missed 14 games earlier this season, would be sidelined for about four weeks due to a high left ankle sprain. He hasn't played since Nov. 25 because of the injury.
In 10 games this season, Lucic has two goals and three assists. He signed a three-year contract extension this past offseason. Earlier in the season he required surgery to repair a fractured finger.
The Bruins recalled forward Andy Wozniewski and defenseman Adam McQuaid from Providence of the AHL to fill vacant roster spots.