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.
For the first time ever, researchers are examining concussion prognoses using data from ImPACT, a computer test that measures the severity of a concussion. The test was developed at UPMC.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ winger Arron Asham called in to Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.
In January of 2011, Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby suffered two hits in five days, keeping him out of the team’s lineup for the next 14 months and counting.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins forward Arron Asham says he close to returning from a concussion and hopes he can get back in the lineup this weekend.
Sidney Crosby was back on the ice Monday before the rest of the team took the ice for practice.
This was supposed to be a weekend to celebrate the game of hockey and its biggest stars, but Sidney Crosby’s health put a damper on the festivities.