Pascal Dupuis, who was diagnosed with a blood clot on his lung November 19, has been cleared to work out and take contact.
Pascal Dupuis is free of clots, but Penguins GM Jim Rutherford warned that "there are other things that, from a medical point of view, have to be looked at."
There should be more known about the status of Pascal Dupuis (blood clots) within a couple of weeks.
Pascal Dupuis (blood clot) won't play again this season.
Pascal Dupuis revealed on Friday that he played five games with a blood clot.
The Penguins announced Wednesday that Pascal Dupuis has been diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung.
Pascal Dupuis fell ill on Monday and did not practice, making him a scratch against Montreal on Tuesday night.
Pascal Dupuis has been ruled out of Tuesday's game for an undisclosed reason.
Pascal Dupuis scored both goals for the Penguins in their 2-1 win over Toronto on Friday night.
Pascal Dupuis practiced on a line with Sidney Crosby and Chris Kunitz on Friday.
Pascal Dupuis scored a goal in Pittsburgh's 5-3 loss Wednesday night.
Remarkably, Pascal Dupuis will play for the Pittsburgh Penguins against the New York Islanders on Saturday night.
Pascal Dupuis (neck) will partake in the morning skate on Saturday after which time it will be decided upon if he is able to go Saturday night.
Pascal Dupuis (neck) skated for 14 minutes on Friday morning after he left Thursday night's game on a stretcher.