Steve Downie feels that part of his job with the Pittsburgh Penguins will be protecting Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed Steve Downie to a one-year, $1 million contract.
Steve Downie is scheduled to undergo ear surgery on Wednesday.
Steve Downie underwent surgery on one of his ears and he will have a procedure on the other one.
Steve Downie (upper body) is officially out "indefinitely" as opposed to day-to-day.
Steve Downie will not play in Game 2 Sunday due to an upper body injury.
Steve Downie is dealing with an upper-body injury.
Steve Downie (upper body) is ready to return Tuesday.
There is a possibility that Steve Downie (upper body) could play on Tuesday.
Steve Downie skated separately from his Philadelphia Flyers teammates on Sunday, so he might be nearing a return but won't do so today.
Steve Downie missed his sixth straight game Thursday because of a head injury, but Flyers coach Craig Berube said that when the winger is ready, he wants him back in the lineup.
Steve Downie (upper body) is questionable for Thursday's contest.
Steve Downie isn't dealing with concussion symptoms anymore.
Steve Downie (upper body) will not play on Sunday.