Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy working with “lengthy-time period” destruction


PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins will comprise toward move forward their playoff thrust without the need of veteran defenseman Ben Lovejoy

Prepare Mike Sullivan reported Tuesday that Lovejoy is working with a “prolonged-expression” higher physique destruction and is out indefinitely Marc-Andre Fleury Jersey. Lovejoy, 32, remaining final Saturday’s decline to Tampa Bay midway through the instant period of time just after a collision with Lightning ahead J Sidney Crosby Jersey.T. Brown.

Sullivan declined in direction of present a schedule for Lovejoy’s prospective return. Lovejoy incorporates 3 plans and 6 can help inside 57 game titles for the Penguins this time and contains a as well as/minus of furthermore-9, minute amongst defensemen upon the personnel.

Hurt forwards Evgeni Malkin and Nick Bonino practiced upon Tuesday nonetheless will not be within the lineup Though Pittsburgh performs at Boston on Wednesday Malkin hasn’t performed considering that Feb 2, and Bonino includes been out because Jan. 12.