11:59 AM EDT, Fri April 28, 2017
CSN Washington

Penguins' Stanley Cup hopes take major blow with loss of Kris Letang

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will miss the playoffs due to a herniated disk in his neck that will require surgery. His recovery will take

The Hockey Writers

Letang Injury Hurts, Doesn’t Doom Penguins

Kris Letang, quite frankly, is irreplaceable. No one is going to magically step up and fill the 28-minutes and 53-seconds he averaged last spring when the Pittsburgh Penguins took the hockey world by storm and ultimately won the Stanley Cup. And like Mike Sullivan said Wednesday when speaking with media following the announcement that Letang would […]

Chipped Ice | Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Stage set with CBJ, so what is Sullivan’s post-Letang plan?

Columbus officially became the Penguins’ first-round playoff opponent late Wednesday night. Hours earlier, coach Mike Sullivan at a press conference to address Kris Letang’s season-ending neck surgery seemed to suggest that some variation of the gameplan used in Tuesday’s 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets will remain in place when the postseason begins. How the […]

Beaver County Times

Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will miss playoffs

Penguins defenseman Kris Letang is expected to miss four to six months after he undergoes surgery for a herniated disc in his neck.

FOX Sports

Penguins D Letang to have neck surgery, out for playoffs

PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Penguins will head into the Stanley Cup playoffs without defenseman Kris Letang.

The Globe and Mail

Penguins’ Kris Letang to have neck surgery, miss playoffs

The Pttsburgh Penguins’ three-time All-Star will undergo surgery to repair a herniated disk in his neck and is out 4 to 6 months

FOX Sports

Penguins lose Kris Letang for playoffs thanks to herniated disk in his neck

The defenseman faces surgery and a long recovery period.