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Penguins May Be Doomed If Sidney Crosby Misses Significant Time

The Pittsburgh Penguins have overcome some devastating injury luck this season, but if Sidney Crosby misses time, the season could be doomed. Injuries have been the story of the season so far for the Pittsburgh Penguins. From Evgeni Malkin missing roughly a month to Kris Letang‘s recent injury putting him week-to-week to Patric Hornqvist’s lower-body injury […] Penguins May Be Doomed If Sidney Crosby Misses Significant Time - City of Champions - City of Champions - A site dedicated to covering Pittsburgh Sports


Penguins’ Kris Letang week-to-week with lower-body injury

Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman Kris Letang is week-to-week with a lower-body injury, head coach Mike Sullivan announced on Friday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

Last Word on Hockey

Pittsburgh Penguins Kris Letang Ruled Day-to-Day

The Pittsburgh Pengiuns announced that defenceman Kris Letang is out for Thursday's game with the New York Islanders with a lower-body injury. Head coach Mike Sullivan told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Matt Vensel that Letang likely won't play Saturday against the Chicago Blackhawks. https://twitter.com/mattvensel/status/1192492728082477057 Kris Letang Injured The Montreal native left in the third period of Monday's game against the Boston Bruins after suffering a lower-body injury. There's no exact moment of when the injury happened, but the 32-year-old left the bench and didn't...


PensBurgh Podcast, Ep. 24: Will the Penguins ever be healthy again?

Photo by Joe Sargent/NHLI via Hooks and Garrett are back to talk about the Penguins’ recent play, Evgeni Malkin’s return, and the fact that the Penguins will never be healthy ever again. Topics on this episode of the podcast include... We recap the two previous contests against the Oilers and Bruins Kris Letang is out, and we don’t know for how long. With that, we analyze how his absence will impact the team as a whole Patric Hornqvist is also injured, and has been placed on Injured Reserved with a “longer-term” injury With Evgeni Malkin’s recent return, we look at how...


Nick Bjugstad’s first point of the season came on a beauty of a pass from Kris Letang

Winslow Townson-USA TODAY Sports The Penguins forward who has missed time due to injury came up big when the team needed a goal Down 3-1 against the Boston Bruins, the Penguins had momentum on their side and were looking to strike again to get within a one-goal deficit. It was Nick Bjugstad’s time. Really nice goal by Bjugstad, but what a pass from Kris Letang there though! What seemingly started off as a routine play in the defensive zone, the puck made its way to Kris Letang. A heads up pass stretching right between the defense during a bad change for the Bruins...


Penguins practice update: No real update on Kris Letang injury situation

Photo by Gregg Forwerck/NHLI via The Pens’ defenseman didn’t practice..And neither did Evgeni Malkin The Penguins made it down to New Jersey ahead of their game Thursday night against the New York Islanders and practiced today. Three big names were missing from the ice in Evgeni Malkin, Brian Dumoulin and Kris Letang. Here’s how the team looked: #Pens workflow...Guentzel-Crosby-SimonGalchenyuk-(Recchi)-RustMcCann-Bjugstad-KahunZAR-Blueger-TanevPettersson-SchultzJohnson-MarinoRiikola-Ruhwedel-SK— Pens Inside Scoop (@PensInsideScoop) November 5, 2019 First the good news:...

Backlund dekes around Letang and Jarry to score

Watch as Mikael Backlund dekes around Kris Letang and Tristan Jarry to tie the game for the Calgary Flames against the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Hits of the Week: Wilson steamrolls

Tom Wilson ran over Kris Letang. Meanwhile, Buffalo and Florida were at it all game.

Ducks' Kase gifted breakaway goal after Letang turnover

Ondrej Kase beats Matt Murray after an errant pass by Kris Letang that Brian Dumoulin was unable to pick up to put the Anaheim Ducks up 1-0 on the Pittsburgh Penguins.