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Patric Hornqvist | Winger | #72

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (29) / 1/1/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 189
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 7 (230) / NAS
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Patric Hornqvist is staying hot during his return to the Penguins' lineup.
He posted a power play goal and an assist during the 6-2 win over the Stars, and he now has three points in two games since returning. He also has points in four of his last five total games played. For the season Hornqvist has six goals and 16 points in 18 games. Dec 2 - 12:42 AM

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Patric Hornqvist is expected to return from a concussion on Wednesday.

Coach Mike Sullivan said that barring a setback, Hornqvist will play after missing six games. He was on for the morning skate after he felt good on the ice during Tuesday's session.
Nov 30 - 1:17 PM

Patric Hornqvist (concussion) could be ready to return Wednesday.

"He feels strong. Barring any setbacks, we’re hoping he’ll be in the lineup," coach Mike Sullivan said. He might end up being a game-time decision.
Nov 29 - 1:07 PM

Patric Hornqvist (concussion) is skating with the team in practice and is taking contact.

He's still considered day-to-day, but that's a bit step in the right direction. Horqvist has missed the last two weeks of action. He posted five goals and 13 points in 16 games.
Nov 26 - 5:30 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have really missed the injured Patric Hornqvist on the power play.

Hornqvist is their man in front of the net and the only other capable player with the Penguins of doing the same job is Chris Kunitz who also is hurt. Hornqvist could return from his concussion as early as Friday but the pp is hurting without their man in the middle. Hornqvist has five goals and 13 points in 17 games this season including four goals and seven points with the man-advantage.
Nov 23 - 11:31 AM

Patric Hornqvist (concussion) won't accompany the Penguins for the start of the team's two-game road trip.

Still, the door is open for him to join the team if he is cleared to play. Hornqvist is day-to-day with a concussion.
Nov 22 - 5:53 PM

Patric Hornqvist skated on his own on Saturday, but is still considered day-to-day with a concussion.

Well, he's making progress at least. Coach Mike Sullivan noted that he'll be re-evaluated once the Penguins get home, which will be Monday against the Rangers. Stay tuned.
Nov 19 - 5:10 PM

Patric Hornqvist will not play against the Islanders on Friday due to his concussion.

Hornqvist is still considered day-to-day, but there's no clear indication how close he is to returning either. Because of how tricky concussions can be, we'd err on the side of caution with the veteran winger.
Nov 18 - 6:33 PM

Patric Hornqvist is considered day-to-day with a concussion.

He apparently didn't feel any symptoms until after the Penguins' 7-1 loss to the Washington Capitals on Wednesday night.
Nov 17 - 7:59 PM

Patric Hornqvist scored a goal in Pittsburgh's 4-2 loss to Minnesota Thursday night.

Hornqvist has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last seven games. He has five goals and 12 points in 14 contests this season.
Nov 11 - 11:06 AM

Patric Hornqvist recorded an assist in Pittsburgh's 4-3 victory over Edmonton on Tuesday.

Hornqvist has registered at least a point in four of his last five contests. He has four goals and 11 points in 13 games in 2016-17.
Nov 9 - 11:24 AM

Patric Hornqvist is on a four-game point streak.

Hornqvist extended that run by registering an assist in Pittsburgh's 3-2 overtime loss to Los Angeles on Thursday. He has four goals and 10 points in 11 contests in 2016-17.
Nov 4 - 10:15 AM

Patric Hornqvist had a goal and an assist in the Penguins' 3-2 win against San Jose Thursday night.

Hornqvist has two goals and four points in five games this season. Three of his four points have come with the man advantage.
Oct 21 - 10:49 AM

Despite being a minus-two in Game 5, coach Mike Sullivan was pleased with the game played by Patric Hornqvist.

Sullivan said that Hornqvist was tough in Game 5. "[He’s] a guy that plays extremely hard, he plays in the battle areas, he goes to the net," Sullivan said. "I think he makes it really difficult for his opponents. He’s an invaluable player for us. The thing I love the most about him is I love his energy, I love the passion he brings to the game. He wears his emotions right on his sleeve. I think his energy is contagious on our bench." Hornqvist has eight goals and 12 points in 23 playoff games this season.
Jun 11 - 9:12 AM

Patric Hornqvist netted his seventh goal of the postseason in Sunday's 4-3 overtime loss to Tampa Bay.

He gave the Penguins a 2-0 lead early in the second period, but the resilient Lightning came back. Hornqvist snapped a three-game scoring skid and now has 10 points in 16 playoff contests.
May 23 - 8:32 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Nick Bonino
4Matt Cullen
5Jake Guentzel
6Scott Wilson
LW1Chris Kunitz
2Carl Hagelin
3Eric Fehr
4Conor Sheary
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Bryan Rust
4Tom Kuhnhackl
D1Kris Letang
2Olli Maatta
3Brian Dumoulin
4Trevor Daley
5Justin Schultz
6Steven Oleksy
7Derrick Pouliot
8Ian Cole
G1Marc-Andre Fleury
2Matt Murray