By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Even as the Penguins continue to get healthier, the team is facing another setback to its forward group.READ MORE: Friends Salt, Shovel Ramp To Hot Metal Bridge To Help Woman In Wheelchair
The team announced on Sunday that forward Bryan Rust has been placed on injured reserve, retroactive to November 26.READ MORE: How To Protect People, Pets And Pipes During A Deep Freeze
In a corresponding move, the team has recalled forward Drew O’Connor from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins.
O’Connor has played 12 games this season for the Penguins in the NHL, scoring three goals, two assists, good for five points.MORE NEWS: Mysterious Disappearance Of 70-Year-Old Janet Walsh From Shaler Remains Unsolved 2 Years Later
The Penguins will head to western Canada this week, taking on the Calgary Flames on Monday night at 9:00 p.m.