PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – He has appeared in 54 games this year, recording one goal and six assists, but the Pens will be without him for the next six weeks.
According to the Penguins, defenseman Olli Maatta suffered a hand injury that required surgery.READ MORE: 'Survivor' Contestant Michelle Yi Describes Frightening Santa Monica Assault
Also according to the Pens, Maatta underwent successful surgery on that injured hand Friday.READ MORE: Fantasy Football Start Or Sit Week 8: Can Kirk Cousins Put Up Points On The Cowboys Defense?
In response to the injury, the Pens have recalled two defenseman from Wilkes-Barre.
It’s likely that the Pens recalled two defensemen because it was also reported that defenseman Justin Schultz suffered a concussion.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Rescue Crews Pull Body From Ohio River