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Malkin Goes Through Full-Contact Practice

The Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin was back in full swing during practice Sunday.

03/03/2013

Evgeni Malkin

Pens Star Evgeni Malkin Returns To The Ice

Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin reportedly got back on the ice today, skating for some 30 minutes, according to the team.

KDKA-TV–02/27/2013

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Fans Hope Malkin Recovers Quickly From Concussion

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.

02/25/2013

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Shea-ved Ice: Malkin’s Injury, Crosby Shines Against Lightning

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.

02/25/2013

Evgeni Malkin

Evgeni Malkin Has Concussion-Like Symptoms, Out Until Further Notice

The Pittsburgh Penguins are no strangers to dealing with concussions suffered by star players. Now, they may have to again.

02/23/2013

Will Allen

Makeshift Secondary Hangs Tough Again In Win

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.

93-7 The Fan–11/13/2012

Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby’s Trainer: ‘He’s Been Symptom-Free’

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.

08/03/2012

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School Officials Prepare To Comply With New Concussion Law

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.

05/29/2012

Sidney Crosby

Crosby To Play Against Rangers On Thursday

The announcement many Pittsburgh Penguins fans have been anticipating for a couple of weeks was made on Tuesday.

03/13/2012

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Crosby Will Not Play Against Boston

Sidney Crosby will not be in the lineup when the Pittsburgh Penguins look to extend their winning streak to nine games Sunday afternoon.

03/10/2012

Sidney Crosby

Crosby Cleared For Contact

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.

03/06/2012

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Letang Has “Symptoms”

(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.

93-7 The Fan–03/02/2012

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Researchers Get Handle On Concussion Recovery Time

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.

02/27/2012

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Pens’ Arron Asham Defends Fighting In Hockey

Pittsburgh Penguins’ winger Arron Asham called in to Vinnie & Cook on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan.

93-7 The Fan–02/23/2012

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Shero’s Son, Crosby Share Concussion Diagnosis Connection

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.

02/22/2012

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