By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Penguins defenseman Brian Dumoulin will be out of the lineup on a week-to-week basis with a lower body injury.READ MORE: Reta Mays Gets 7 Consecutive Life Sentences In Insulin Injection Deaths Of VA Patients
Head coach Mike Sullivan provided the update on Thursday afternoon.
Sullivan said the team needs to “make sure they pick each other up and play a diligent game” and that Dumoulin’s injury will “provide an opportunity for others.”
Coach Sullivan on Dumoulin: "He's week-to-week with a lower-body injury. The message to the players is when someone goes down, we need to make sure that we pick each other up and play a diligent game. It will provide an opportunity for others."
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The team is already depleted on the defensive front with Marcus Pettersson, Mike Matheson, Juuso Riikola, and Zach Trotman all dealing with injuries of their own.
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The Penguins and Bruins will face off Thursday night at TD Garden in Boston at 7:00 p.m.