Brooks Orpik has sustained a lower-body injury.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will try to extend defenseman Brooks Orpik this summer, according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Brooks Orpik felt awful after Boston center Patrice Bergeron scored the game-winning goal in double overtime in Game 3.
Brooks Orpik potted the game-winning goal in the Penguins' 4-3 overtime win against the Islanders on Saturday night sending them into the second round.
Brooks Orpik didn't want to acknowledge any similarities to this series against the Islanders and last year's early playoff exit against Philadelphia.
Brooks Orpik will return from his lower-body injury Tuesday night.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) practiced Tuesday but wouldn't commit to playing in Game 4 tonight.
The Penguins miss Brooks Orpik's shutdown presence on defense.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) took to the ice for Monday's optional practice.
Brooks Orpik (lower-body injury) did not skate Friday morning nor did he play Friday night against the Islanders in Game 2 of the Penguins' Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) will not play Wednesday night when Pittsburgh hosts the Islanders in Game 1 of their quarterfinal series.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) skated on his own Tuesday morning and will be a game-time decision Wednesday night vs. the Islanders.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) skated before Monday's practice.
Brooks Orpik (lower body) hasn't resumed practicing yet since leaving a game last Tuesday.