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Reports: Pens Defenseman Olli Maatta To Miss Remainder Of Season

According to multiple media outlets, Penguins defenseman Olli Matta’s injured shoulder, which he had surgery on during the offseason and recently re-injured, has not responded well to rehab and will cause him to miss the rest of the season.

93-7 The Fan–01/12/2015

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Top Pittsburgh Penguins Stories Of 2014

It’s been quite a year for the Pittsburgh Penguins. From the long-awaited return of “Pittsburgh Gold” to a gut-wrenching playoff collapse, we’ve seen a lot of ups and downs in 2014.

12/31/2014

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Pens: Downie, Sutter & Greiss Being Tested For Mumps

The Penguins are in Florida to take on the Panthers tonight, but three players have been sent home early to be tested for the mumps.

12/22/2014

Olli Maatta #3 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates off the ice after the Penguins were eliminated in Game Seven of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 13, 2014 at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. New York defeated Pittsburgh 2-1 to advance to the next round. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Pens: Maatta Positive For Mumps, Greiss & Bortuzzo Tested

Another Penguins player has gotten the mumps.

12/19/2014

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Fleury Negative For Mumps, Greiss Being Tested

Marc-Andre Fleury has tested negative for the mumps, but his goaltending counterpart is now being tested.

12/18/2014

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Penguins: 3 More Players Being Tested For Mumps

Three more Pittsburgh Penguins are being tested for the mumps.

12/17/2014

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Pens GM Jim Rutherford: ‘We’ll Still Make Some Changes With The Team’

The first year for Jim Rutherford as the Penguins General Manager has seen many ups and downs with injuries and serious health scares. While being aware of what’s happening to his players now, Rutherford is keeping his eye on the future and what his team still needs to achieve their goals.

93-7 The Fan–11/26/2014

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Maatta To Play Against Montreal, 2 Weeks After Surgery

Two weeks after having surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from his thyroid, Olli Maatta will return to the lineup tonight.

11/18/2014

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Olli Maatta Skating Just One Week After Surgery To Remove Tumor

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.

93-7 The Fan–11/13/2014

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Penguins Head Coach On Installing New System: ‘It’s A Work In Progress’

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.

93-7 The Fan–10/31/2014

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Maatta To Undergo Surgery To Remove Thyroid Gland Tumor

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maataa will miss about four weeks due to a surgical procedure to remove a thyroid gland tumor.

10/27/2014

Left: Olli Maatta (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images), Right: Evgeni Malkin (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Maatta In, Malkin Likely To Play In Season-Opener

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.

10/08/2014

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Olli Maatta Near Ready to Play As Opener Draws Near

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.

93-7 The Fan–10/07/2014

Olli Maatta #3 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates off the ice after the Penguins were eliminated in Game Seven of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 13, 2014 at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. New York defeated Pittsburgh 2-1 to advance to the next round. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Maatta To Miss 4-6 Months After Shoulder Surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins defensemen Olli Maatta will be out of action for an extended period of time.

05/22/2014

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Pens Players Share The Weirdest Foods They’ve Eaten

If you’re into cooking shows, you know that right now, one of the more popular ones out there is called “Bizarre Foods.”

05/02/2014

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