Marc-Andre Fleury has tested negative for the mumps, but his goaltending counterpart is now being tested.
Christian Ehrhoff scored his first goal of the season with 4:33 remaining, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
Anders Lee scored the go-ahead goal early in the third period, Jaroslav Halak made 27 saves, and the New York Islanders beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Saturday night to sweep a home-and-home series.
Pascal Dupuis netted two goals, and Sidney Crosby reclaimed sole possession of the NHL scoring lead with an assist in the Pittsburgh Penguins’ 2-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday night.
Justin Abdelkader’s goal 4:16 into overtime capped a dramatic Detroit rally, giving the Red Wings a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.
After coming to the Pittsburgh Penguins at the trade deadline last year from the Florida Panthers, there wasn’t a whole lot known about what the future might hold for Marcel Goc with his new team, but on the opening day of free agency he signed a one-year $1.2 million deal with the Pens.