Here are your Pens Points for this Monday morning...
The Penguins received ‘encouraging’ news on Sidney Crosby’s injury status, per Mike Sullivan, but are still waiting to hear about Bryan Rust. [Post-Gazette]
Diversity is a plus for Penguins wingers. [Trib Live]
The left-right defenseman balance is something that both Mike Sullivan and Jim Rutherford value. No matter the opening night combos, this balance has been struck to start the season. [Trib Live]
During the ‘Free Game for Kids’ over the weekend at PPG Paints Arena, many local hockey players made their rinks become part of the Penguins’ home ice. [Post-Gazette]
News and notes from around the league...
How have the NHL’s top rookies been performing during the preseason? [The Hockey News]