Pens' Patric Hornqvist Out Again With Another Injury

With winger will be out longer-term

Andrew Limberg
December 03, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Penguins winger Patrick Hornqvist

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PITTSBURGH (93.7 The Fan) - Less than two weeks after returning to the Penguins line up, winger Patric Hornqvist will once against be on the shelf.

Coach Mike Sullivan said Tuesday that Hornqvist will be out longer-term with a lower body injury.

The 32-year-old forward has six goals and 4 assists in 20 games this season.

Horqvist missed seven games in November with a lower-body injury.

Zach Aston-Reese also missed practice Tuesday with an illness.

The good news, Justin Schultz returned to practice and says he hopes to get back on the ice soon.

The Penguins take on the defending Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues Wednesday night at PPG Paints Arena.

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