The playoffs have not been kind to Sidney Crosby of late as he has only one goal in his last 19 games.
One of the Penguins' big issues in Thursday's 2-1 loss to the Rangers was their lack of discipline in the first period.
Sidney Crosby had just one shot on goal and a minus-one rating in Game 1 of the Penguins' first round series against the New York Rangers.
Marc-Andre Fleury was the best Penguin on the ice in Thursday night's Game 1 in New York, making 36 saves but was given the loss.
Blake Comeau netted the Penguins' only goal of Game 1 on Thursday night as Pittsburgh fell 2-1 on the road in New York.
Craig Adams, Scott Harrington and Scott Wilson are healthy scratches in game one of Pittsburgh's opening round series against the Rangers.
Marc-Andre Fleury will be between the pipes for Thursday's series opener against the New York Rangers.
Taylor Chorney will dress in Pittsburgh's playoff opener on Thursday versus the Rangers.
Daniel Winnik is projected to begin the postseason alongside Sidney Crosby and Patric Hornqvist.
Derrick Pouliot (upper body) won't be available for Thursday's playoff opener.
Christian Ehrhoff (upper body) won't play in Game 1 against the New York Rangers.
Brian Dumoulin might participate in his first playoff game on Thursday.
Marc-Andre Fleury is naturally under a lot of pressure going into the 2015 playoffs.
Christian Ehrhoff (upper body) is now able to participate in contact drills.
Derrick Pouliot (upper body) missed Tuesday's practice.