Joe Vitale 46 | Center

Pittsburgh Penguins

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Wed. Apr 16, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Vitale (upper body) is expected to play Wednesday against the Blue Jackets, Shawn Mitchell of the Columbus Dispatch reports. Impact: After missing the final 13 games of the regular season, Vitale was back on the ice at morning skate and looks like he's check back in for duty as a bottom-six forward. Vitale finished the regular season with a goal and 13 assists over his 53 games.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Apr 16, 2014
News: Vitale (upper body) took part in line rushes during Wednesday's morning skate, Pens Inside Scoop reports. Impact: Vitale hasn't played since March 20, but his presence in line rushes is a pretty good indicator that he's ready to return. The center recorded just one goal and 13 assists in 53 regular season games this year, so his absence wouldn't have a huge effect if he can't go.(RotoWire, )
Apr 13, 2014
News: Vitale (upper body) took the ice for the optional morning skate on Sunday. Impact: Vitale hasn't played in a game for the Pens since March 20, but his participation in the optional skate on Sunday is a positive sign as far as his availability for the playoffs. Vitale could find a place on the postseason roster if he's healthy enough to return.(RotoWire, )
Sat. Apr 5, 2014
News: Vitale returned to Pittsburgh to have his mid-body injury evaluated. Impact: Vitale has been out since March 20, but he reportedly took part in the Pens' morning skate last Sunday. The injury likely isn't healing as expected, and Vitale may miss the rest of the regular season.(RotoWire, )
Joe Vitale
2013-14 Season
Ht: 5' 11"  Wt: 205  Age: 28
Born: 8/20/1985, St. Louis, Missouri
Shoots: right
Drafted: 2005 - Rd 7
(195th overall by the Penguins)
Injury Status
No Current Injury