Sheffield Wednesday are currently in 10th place in the Championship table.
The Sheffield Wednesday captain started his career with Friday's opponents Leeds United.
Leeds United need to strengthen their defensive options this summer, so perhaps they should consider offering Tom Lees the chance to return.
Lees outlined the difference in approach between past and present Sheffield Wednesday managers Carlos Carvalhal and Jos Luhukay.
Carvalhal left Sheffield Wednesday with a spate of injuries.
Sheffield Wednesday host Ipswich Town on Tuesday.
The Sheffield Wednesday defender had been building up his fitness ahead of Aston Villa's visit.
Boyd, Sam Hutchinson and Tom Lees will all miss Sheffield Wednesday's game against Hull City this weekend.
Lees has been a key player for Sheffield Wednesday since his 2014 switch from Leeds United.
Four years after Sheffield Wednesday signed Tom Lees on a free, Leeds United could repeat the trick with George Hirst seemingly set to leave Hillsborough.
Burnley have been linked with moves for Sheffield Wednesday and West Bromwich Albion defenders.
Lees has missed Sheffield Wednesday's last three games through injury and is at risk of sitting out next week's trip to Elland Road.
Not a single member of that Leeds United side remains with the club just a handful of years later.