PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Jake Guentzel is speaking out less than a week after a successful shoulder surgery.
Guentzel took to Twitter Friday thanking Penguins fans for the support.READ MORE: Holy Cow, Not Again! More Bovines Get Loose In West Virginia
“Thanks @penguins fans for all the support- it means a lot. Keep it going boys”
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— Jake Guentzel (@jakenbake20) January 3, 2020
Guentzel was injured against the Ottawa Senators earlier in the week after scoring a goal. He crashed into the endboards and left the game immediately.MORE NEWS: UPMC Doctors Trying To Raise Awareness About Benefits Of Naps For First Responders
Guentzel went into surgery on his shoulder after the contest, and will be sidelined for 4-6 months.