Two weeks after having surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from his thyroid, Olli Maatta will return to the lineup tonight.
The timeline set for Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta to return from surgery to remove a tumor on his thyroid gland was originally 4-6 weeks. Now, just seven days after the successful surgery, Maatta was spotted on the ice skating again.
Coming off the teams 3-0 victory over the defending Stanley Cup Champion Los Angeles Kings, Head Coach Mike Johnston joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to talk about installing his new system and what he has seen from his team.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maataa will miss about four weeks due to a surgical procedure to remove a thyroid gland tumor.
A day after saying he was “50/50” to play in the Pittsburgh Penguins’ opener Thursday night, it appears the scales have tipped significantly for Evgeni Malkin.
Pens defenseman Olli Maatta suffered a shoulder injury in April last season, fought through it, had off-season surgery and likely will return for the opener on Thursday.
Pittsburgh Penguins defensemen Olli Maatta will be out of action for an extended period of time.
If you’re into cooking shows, you know that right now, one of the more popular ones out there is called “Bizarre Foods.”
Maatta says he knows the playoffs are more intense and he hopes his Olympic experience will help him be ready.
Two more players have been added to the Penguins’ seemingly never-ending injury list.
Pens defenseman Olli Maatta returned from the Olympics yesterday and returned to the Pens locker room today as the full team is scheduled to practice on Wednesday.
Brad Richards and Mats Zuccarello scored in a shootout, and the New York Rangers beat Pittsburgh 4-3 on Friday night to hand the Penguins a rare loss in the tiebreaker.
Rookie defenseman Olli Maatta scored the go-ahead goal early in the second period and Evgeni Malkin added an insurance score in the third as the Pittsburgh Penguins held on for a wild 6-4 win over the New York Islanders on Thursday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) – The Pittsburgh Penguins keep finding ways to win games at home. The Washington Capitals keep finding ways to lose them in general. No wonder the Metropolitan Division race is practically over before […]
Olympic hockey is right around the corner and the Pittsburgh Penguins will be well represented in Sochi, Russia.