After the team’s practice at Southpointe on Monday, head coach Dan Bylsma said that Neal had suffered a concussion and will not accompany the team on their upcoming three-game road trip.
Hours after Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby visited with head coach Dan Bylsma and some teammates at CONSOL Energy Center on Thursday, Philadelphia television and radio host Howard Eskin reported (via Twitter) that Crosby has another concussion and won’t play again this season.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin has passed tests, and will play tonight against the Tampa Bay Lightning.
The Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin was back in full swing during practice Sunday.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin reportedly got back on the ice today, skating for some 30 minutes, according to the team.
First it was Sidney Crosby, now it’s Evgeni Malkin. The Pens’ star is out with a concussion, after he went into the boards hard during Friday night’s game.
As fate would have it, the Penguins are dealing with another concussion being suffered by a star player. Evgeni Malkin suffered one after a violent back-first collision into the endboards against the Florida Panthers on Friday.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are no strangers to dealing with concussions suffered by star players. Now, they may have to again.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Although they did squander another fourth-quarter lead, the top-ranked pass defense in the NFL, minus two of its key players, contained Matt Cassel to key a 16-13 overtime win against the Kansas City Chiefs at Heinz Field Monday night.
Sidney Crosby’s Trainer Andy O’Brien joined Seibel, Starkey and Miller on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN to talk about the workouts he’s been putting Sid through right now, and how his concussions symptoms are coming along.
Concussion was the topic of a meeting of more than 100 educators. Teachers, coaches, trainers and administrators are learning about the new state law that takes effect July 1st. The law says student athletes cannot play if they have concussion symptoms.
The announcement many Pittsburgh Penguins fans have been anticipating for a couple of weeks was made on Tuesday.
Sidney Crosby will not be in the lineup when the Pittsburgh Penguins look to extend their winning streak to nine games Sunday afternoon.
In the midst of a six-game winning streak, it’s hard to imagine how things could get better for the Pittsburgh Penguins. However, after the team’s practice Tuesday morning their captain made a big announcement.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins coach Dan Bylsma said that defenseman Kris Letang is suffering symptoms from a hit delivered by Dallas forward Eric Nystrom.