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Patric Hornqvist | Winger | #72

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/1/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 189
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 7 (230) / NAS
Contract: view contract details

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Patric Hornqvist (upper body) might be available for Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final.
Coach Mike Sullivan considered it a "reasonable" chance that Hornqvist would be ready for Thursday night. Hornqvist hasn't played since Game 1 against Ottawa because of an upper-body injury. May 24 - 10:26 AM

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Patric Hornqvist (upper body) won't return for Game 6 at Ottawa on Tuesday night.

He stayed in Pittsburgh to rehab from his upper-body injury. Hornqvist is making progress, according to coach Mike Sullivan, but he is still day-to-day.
May 23 - 12:18 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) was on the ice Monday.

Hornqvist has missed the Penguins' last four games. He's being called day-to-day, though that describes most injured players in the postseason, so it's not clear if he's actually close to returning.
May 22 - 2:19 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) wasn't able to return for Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final.

This will be Hornqvist's fourth straight game on the sidelines. He has four goals and seven points in 13 playoff games.
May 21 - 3:09 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) might be able to play in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Final on Sunday.

Hornqvist has been out of the lineup for each of the last three games. He has four goals and three assists in 13 games this postseason. We'll provide an update on Hornqvist's status as soon as the Penguins make another one available.
May 20 - 11:47 AM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) won't be available for Game 4 on Friday.

That's not surprising, but with the Penguins hurting for secondary scoring in the Eastern Conference Final, Hornqvist's absence is certainly unfortunate for the Penguins. He has four goals and seven points in 13 playoff games in 2017.
May 19 - 1:09 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) skated prior to Thursday's practice.

Hornqvist didn't stay on the ice for the morning skate though. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan remains hopeful, but said that Hornqvist isn't probable for Game 4 on Friday.
May 18 - 2:38 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) won't play in Game 3 against Ottawa.

He missed Monday's match as well due to an upper-body injury. Hornqvist was on the ice Wednesday before the team's morning skate. Coach Mike Sullivan also said that Bryan Rust (upper body) and Justin Schultz (upper body) would not play in Game 3. All three players are listed as day-to-day.
May 17 - 12:29 PM

Patric Hornqvist is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

Coach Mike Sullivan said that Hornqvist will travel with the team to Ottawa, but it's unclear if he will play in Game 3 against the Senators. He wasn't able to play on Monday night, but could be a game-time decision again on Wednesday.
May 16 - 1:49 PM

Patric Hornqvist (undisclosed) won't play Monday night in Game 2 against Ottawa.

He didn't skate on Sunday and missed Monday's optional skate as well. Hornqvist tested whatever is ailing him during the pregame warmup, but he ended up leaving a bit early and won't play. Consider him day-to-day for now.
May 15 - 7:58 PM

Patric Hornqvist will be a game-time call on Monday night in Game 2 against Ottawa.

He skipped Sunday's practice for maintenance and was one of 10 players who missed the team's optional skate Monday morning. Hornqvist will probably play versus the Senators, but the pregame warmup will yield more information.
May 15 - 5:05 PM

Patric Hornqvist missed practice Sunday for a maintenance day.

Hornqvist should be in the Penguins lineup for Game 2 Monday. He has four goals and seven points in 13 games. Just an FYI in case you were worried about his missing practice.
May 15 - 9:04 AM

Patric Hornqvist found the back of the net in the Penguins' 2-0 win over Washington in Game 7 Wednesday night.

Hornqvist has four goals and seven points in 12 playoff games in 2017. That's pretty good, especially when you consider that he's been averaging a moderate 15:21 minutes per game. He also had 21 goals and 44 points in 70 regular season contests.
May 11 - 10:49 AM

Patric Hornqvist (lower body) skated with Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel during the pregame warmup prior to Game 3 and he will play.

Hornqvist will be OK to play Monday night versus Washington after skipping the morning skate. He was considered to be a game-time decision because of a lower-body injury. Carl Hagelin and Brian Dumoulin were also listed as game-time calls, but all of them will be in the lineup.
May 1 - 7:32 PM

For what it's worth, Patric Hornqvist (lower body) didn't appear to have any issue when he walked into the arena ahead of Game 3 against Washington.

Hornqvist is listed as a game-time decision for Monday night, so a clearer picture of his status will come at the pregame warmup.
May 1 - 5:41 PM

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LW1Jake Guentzel
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RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
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5Carter Rowney
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D1Kris Letang
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