Sidney Crosby, who didn’t play in a Sport 6 loss to the New York Rangers, skated with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday, coach Mike Sullivan stated.
Sources instructed ESPN on Friday that Crosby was held out of the 5-3 loss with a concussion. The Penguins have solely stated that he suffered an upper-body harm after taking a excessive hit from Rangers defenseman Jacob Trouba in Sport 5 on Wednesday.
Crosby participated within the non-obligatory apply and didn’t put on a non-contact jersey, however Sullivan wouldn’t say if his star has been cleared for contact. Crosby additionally skated individually on Friday with abilities coach Ty Hennes.
Crosby had 9 factors within the first 5 video games towards the Rangers.
Additionally returning to the ice Saturday was beginning goaltender Tristan Jarry, who has but to play on this playoff sequence on account of harm, and winger Rickard Rakell, who hasn’t performed since Sport 1 after taking a tough hit.
Sullivan did inform reporters that each one gamers can be touring to New York for Sport 7 on Sunday.