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Patric Hornqvist | Winger | #72

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (31) / 1/1/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 189
Drafted: 2005 / Rd. 7 (230) / NAS
Contract: view contract details

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Patric Hornqvist (lower body) was not on the ice Saturday morning.
No need to panic Hornqvist owners. It's part of his rehab schedule says Penguins' coach Mike Sullivan. It seems as if Hornqvist is progressing in his recovery from a lower-body ailment. That said, there is no timetable for his return. Feb 17 - 12:43 PM

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Patric Hornqvist (lower body) skated again on Friday.

Hornqvist was also on the ice Wednesday and Thursday. He hasn't resumed practicing with the Penguins yet, so it seems fair to believe that his return isn't imminent. Still, it's encouraging to see him routinely skating now.
Feb 16 - 1:42 PM

Patric Hornqvist (lower body) was on the ice on Wednesday and Thursday.

Hornqvist's next step would be to resume practicing with the Penguins, but it's not clear when that might be. He last played on Feb. 2 and is listed as week-to-week.
Feb 15 - 12:08 PM

Patric Hornqvist is on the injured reserve list.

The Penguins recently listed Hornqvist as being out week-to-week, so it makes sense to move him to the IR. He has 16 goals and 31 points in 49 contests in 2017-18.
Feb 8 - 5:54 PM

Patric Hornqvist is listed as week-to-week with a lower-body injury.

Hornqvist did not take part in Monday's practice. He sat out Saturday's game against New Jersey after he was hurt on Friday versus Washington.
Feb 5 - 1:04 PM

Patric Hornqvist will miss at least one game because of a lower-body injury.

Hornqvist suffered in the injury in Friday night's win over the Washington Capitals when he collided with former teammate Brooks Orpik. He has 16 goals and 31 points in 49 games this season. He's considered day-to-day for now.
Feb 3 - 11:27 AM

Patric Hornqvist scored twice in a 3-1 win over the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night.

Hornqvist posted his first two-goal game since Feb. 9, 2017. Not to be completely outdone, Evgeni Malkin also scored for the Penguins. Hornqvist now has 15 goals and 29 points in 44 games this season.
Jan 19 - 12:53 AM

Patric Hornqvist registered two assists in the Penguins' 5-4 shootout win against Columbus Wednesday night.

Hornqvist has only been held off the scoresheet once in his last four contests. He has 12 goals and 24 points in 34 games this season.
Thu, Dec 28, 2017 05:09:00 AM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) will play Thursday night.

Hornqvist is projected to play with Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin in his return from an upper-body injury. He missed one game due to the ailment.
Thu, Dec 21, 2017 06:44:00 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) skated again Thursday morning.

Hornqvist was listed as game-time decision on Wednesday, but he has skated for two days in a row and could play alongside Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin against Columbus.
Thu, Dec 21, 2017 03:26:00 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) is regarded as a game-time decision for Thursday's contest.

Hornqvist wasn't able to play on Monday. He did participate in Wednesday's practice and looked strong.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 01:01:00 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) didn't skate Monday morning and won't play against Colorado.

Hornqvist has been sent back to Pittsburgh to be evaluated further. He earned his 21st point in 31 games on Saturday with an assist against Arizona. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Mon, Dec 18, 2017 02:20:00 PM

Patric Hornqvist served as a left winger during Wednesday's practice.

Hornqvist has played on the left wing before, but it is a rarity. Shifting to the left side though allowed him to take line rushes with Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel. Nothing is set in stone, but he will probably be on that line Thursday night. Hornqvist has 11 goals and 20 points in 29 contests in 2017-18.
Thu, Dec 14, 2017 11:00:00 AM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) will play on Monday night.

Hornqvist was considered a game-time decision in this one, but he's healthy enough to go.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 07:00:00 PM

Patric Hornqvist (upper body) will be a game-time decision Monday night.

Hornqvist was on the ice for Pittsburgh's morning skate after he left Saturday's game against Toronto with a possible head injury. He was struck in the side of the head by a deflected puck and immediately went to locker room.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 12:00:00 PM

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C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Riley Sheahan
4Carter Rowney
LW1Jake Guentzel
2Bryan Rust
3Carl Hagelin
4Tom Kuhnhackl
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
4Ryan Reaves
5Dominik Simon
6Zach Aston-Reese
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Brian Dumoulin
4Olli Maatta
5Ian Cole
6Chad Ruhwedel
7Matt Hunwick
8Jamie Oleksiak
G1Matt Murray
2Tristan Jarry