PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Patric Hornqvist has been activated from injured reserve right before today’s game at 7:00 p.m.
The Pittsburgh Penguins just announced today that Hornqvist would be joining back up with the team.
Forward Thomas Di Pauli will be moved Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League according to general manager and vice president Jim Rutherford.
Patric Hornqvist = activated!
Thomas Di Pauli has been re-assigned to @WBSPenguins.
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) December 28, 2019
Hornqvist has missed the last 10 games due to a lower-body injury. In the 20 games he has played this season, he scored six goals for the Penguins.
The Penguins will be playing the Nashville Predators tonight.