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Pens Points: Tampa Game Day

Your daily look at Pittsburgh Penguins and NHL news and stories.

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Good morning everyone,

The Penguins somehow survived the home-and-home against Florida with 3 out of possible 4 points, which is ridiculous. Here is last night's 4-3 SO loss in GIFs. []

After sliding into the boards in the third period, Blake Comeau left the game last night with what looks like a wrist injury, and didn't return. Mike Johnston didn't have a further update following the game. [PPG]

Here is another recap from last night, with excellent thoughts on the play of our most offensively gifted defensemen. [Pens Nation]

The Pens are in Tampa for the last game before the break. Ben Bishop, who was sidelined for a few days with a lower-body injury, practiced on Monday and could return tonight. [Tampa Bay Times]

Marc-Andre Fleury was named NHL's third star of the week after a stellar frame. In fact, his whole season so far has been stellar. Shelly Anderson takes a look inside Flower's head and all of the changes that transpired to bring him to this place. Great article. [ESPN]

Meet the next Teemu Selanne, with a big smile and a nose for the net. 16-year-old Jesse Puljujarvi is the youngest member of the Finnish WJC squad and the hottest European prospect slated for the 2016 draft. [The Hockey News]

Curtis Lazar will wear the C for Canada at the World Juniors while Reinhart and McDavid will serve as alternates. Here is the story on the latest Captain Canada. [Canadian Press]

The latest NHL draft preview from Red Line Report's Kyle Woodlief. [USA Today]

Are you tired of Connor McDavid? If so, here is the list of 10 players to watch at WJC who aren't him. [Yahoo Sports Canada]