starting the season on injured reserve (lower body) but could return soon. More troubling was the news that goaltender Tomas Vokoun is expected to miss three to six months with blood clots in his hips. Vokoun took over as the team's starter in the
Pens' Zatkoff shuts out Jackets
very busy as the Blue Jackets squeezed off a season-low in shots. Zatkoff is backing up Marc-Andre Fleury while Tomas Vokoun recovers from preseason surgery. ''Jeff's best numbers haven't been obviously in the National Hockey League
Penguins place D Letang, G Vokoun on injured list
The Pittsburgh Penguins placed defenseman Kris Letang and goalie Tomas Vokoun on the injured list and sent forward Beau Bennett to the minors on Monday. Letang will be out at least until Friday with what
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latest playoff meltdown sent him to the bench last spring. Fleury will open the season as the starter by default with Tomas Vokoun out indefinitely due to blood clots. Ryan Miller 's future in Buffalo is uncertain, too. The Sabres haven't ruled
Reloaded Penguins ready to make another run
worry about those type of things.'' FLOWER POWER: Goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury lost his starting job to backup Tomas Vokoun during Pittsburgh's postseason run after struggling during a first-round series against the New York Islanders
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Saturday: • The Ohio State School for the Blind performed “Script Ohio” at Saturday’s halftime show: • Tomas Vokoun is out indefinitely after a procedure to dissolve a blood clot, but it's not the first time clots have impacted the
Penguins F Kobasew out 3-4 weeks
already playing without forward James Neal (upper body), forward Beau Bennett (undisclosed injury) and goaltender Tomas Vokoun . Vokoun is out until at least January while he recovers from a blood clot. Pittsburgh forward Brandon Sutter did not
Bennett lifts Penguins past Blackhawks in shootout
his own. Crosby was Pittsburgh's second shooter in the shootout and missed on a backhand attempt. The Penguins' Tomas Vokoun and the Blackhawks' Nikolai Khabibulin played the entire game. Vokoun finished with 30 saves through overtime and
Almquist scores 2 PP goals in 2nd period for Wings
attempt and tucked the puck under the crossbar at 12:56 of the first. Both starting goalies worked two periods. Tomas Vokoun allowed four goals on 15 shots for the Penguins. Detroit's Jimmy Howard made 13 saves.
Which team should Tim Thomas join?
Penguins bought out Marc-Andre Fleury, especially after the disaster that was his 2013 postseason. Pairing Thomas and Tomas Vokoun (signed through 2013-14) could make sense, too. Why it doesn't make sense: The Penguins have to use any and