Beau Bennett (lower body) could start limited practices in the next 7-10 days.
Coach Mike Johnston thinks that defenseman Robert Bortuzzo (undisclosed) can start practicing next week.
Nick Spaling played center on Saturday.
Patric Hornqvist registered two goals, one on the power play, and an assist in the Penguins’ 3-1 win over the Islanders on Saturday night.
Marc-Andre Fleury set aside 34 shots in the Penguins’ 3-1 win against the Islanders on Saturday night.
Remarkably, Pascal Dupuis will play for the Pittsburgh Penguins against the New York Islanders on Saturday night.
Pascal Dupuis (neck) will partake in the morning skate on Saturday after which time it will be decided upon if he is able to go Saturday night.
Pascal Dupuis (neck) skated for 14 minutes on Friday morning after he left Thursday night's game on a stretcher.
Sidney Crosby scored a goal in Pittsburgh's 3-2 loss on Thursday.
Pascal Dupuis left Thursday night's game on a stretcher after getting crosschecked to the ice in front of the net and taking a slap shot to the back of the neck.
Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals on 28 shots in Thursday night's loss to the Stars, the 29-year-old's first defeat of the season.
Chirs Kunitz chipped in with a goal and an assist in Thursday night's 3-2 loss to the stars, giving him four points over three games so far this season.
Evgeni Malkin will serve as a right winger for at least two more games.
Patric Hornqvist is capitalizing on the opportunity to play alongside Sidney Crosby.
Sidney Crosby has been selected as the NHL's third star of the week.