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Source: Sidney Crosby to play tonight
Quick update from the morning skate
A source at the arena tells me Sidney Crosby is currently skating with Bill Guerin and Chris Kunitz. Will have more in a few minutes and any news on Crosby’s status.
The rest of the lines in the morning skate right now are
Fedotenko – Malkin – Sykora
Cooke – Staal – Kennedy
Dupuis – Talbot – Adams/Godard
Orpik – Goligoski
Scuderi – Gill
Eaton – Letang
Marc Andre Fleury will start in goal
Other Notes: Petr Sykora is off the first power play.
1st Power Play
Kunitz – Guerin – Crosby
Malkin – *Gonchar ( Flew home) Letang will replace him on 1st PP unit.
Guerin will play in the slot.
* The way the rotation was in the morning skate according to my source, Eric Godard will be a healthy scratch.
Updated: 1:00 p.m. – Sergei Gonchar flew home following the morning skate to be with his wife who is expecting to have a baby today according to the Tribune-Review. Kris Letang will replace Gonchar on the first power play unit.
The Penguins will recall Alex Goligoski