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Olli Maatta Set to have Surgery for Tumor on Thyroid Gland

This afternoon, the Penguins held a press conference to announce that Maatta will have surgery for a tumor on his thyroid gland next week.

Joshua Lindsey-USA TODAY Sports

All the best to Olli Maatta. He's an incredible young man, and many here will be rooting for him to get through this as best as he can.

Update: Link to the Penguins press release