Hal Gill will not dress for tonight’s game against Carolina due to injury. What that injury is? … the Penguins don’t have to tell.
The NHL has a new rule this season which allows team officials to remian silent on the issue.
In his place will be Darryl Sydor, who will be paired with Alex Goligoski.
Matt Cooke has been out for the last three games because of an injury to his midsection, but might return tonight. He has skated in each of the last four days.
Also of note, the Hurricanes didn’t arrive in Pittsburgh until this morning. It was their choice to do so. Who knows if it will make any difference.
You can read more in-depth about all of this at the Post-Gazette.