By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins made several changes to their roster on Sunday.READ MORE: Driver Killed When Car Crashes Into Washington County Home
Forwards Jake Guentzel and Bryan Rust will be on the ice for today’s game against the San Jose Sharks after having been activated from injured reserve.
GOOD NEWS ALERT 🚨: Jake Guentzel and Bryan Rust have been activated off of injured reserve!
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Penguins General Manager Ron Hextall also said that Casey DeSmith will be the starting goaltender and that several players have been recalled from the taxi squad, including Anthony Angello, Kasper Bjorkqvist, Louis Domingue and Radim Zohorna.READ MORE: City Of Pittsburgh Begins Disciplinary Process Against 8 Officers Involved In Jim Rogers' Death
Forward Jason Zucker is now officially on injured reserve.
Teddy Blueger is off of the COVID-19 protocol and skated today but will not play against the Sharks.MORE NEWS: Ford Recalls 200K Cars Due To Braking Issues
The Pens face off against the Sharks starting at 1 p.m. at PPG Paints Arena, their first game in two weeks.