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Pens’ Goalie Tomas Vokoun Cleared For Action

After being sidelined since the pre-season with blood clots, Penguins’ goaltender Tomas Vokoun has officially been cleared for action and says it’s only a matter of conditioning before he’s ready to get back on the ice for a game.

93-7 The Fan–02/19/2014

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U.S. Women’s Backup Goalie’s Husband Ready To Watch Wife Go For Gold

The U.S. women’s hockey team plays a big game against archrival Canada Wednesday.

02/11/2014

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Penguins Sign Zatkoff To 2-Year Extension

Penguins’ backup goaltender Jeff Zatkoff has signed a two-year contract extension with the team.

12/21/2013

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Kevin Allen: Too Early To Make Decision On Zatkoff

Bob Pompeani talked about the state of the Penguins with Kevin Allen of USA Today.

93-7 The Fan–11/23/2013

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Pens’ Vokoun Out Indefinitely After Undergoing Surgery For Blood Clot

Pittsburgh Penguins backup goaltender Tomas Vokoun had surgery Saturday to remove a blood clot from his pelvis and will remain in the hospital for several days.

09/21/2013