PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pens have taken yet another blow on the injury front as the team pushes toward the postseason.
Head Coach Mike Sullivan told reporters Tuesday morning that forward Zach Aston-Reese is marked week-to-week with a lower body injury.
“Coach Sullivan confirms that Zach Aston-Reese is out week-to-week with a lower-body injury.”
Coach Sullivan confirms that Zach Aston-Reese is out week-to-week with a lower-body injury. pic.twitter.com/tDwzOafIl3
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) February 18, 2020
Aston-Reese was injured in the second period of the matchup with the Detroit Red Wings Sunday afternoon and did not return to the game.
Meanwhile, forward Dominik Kahun could be returning to the lineup as soon as tonight. He is marked as a game-time decision against the Toronto Maple Leafs.
“Dominik Kahun will be a game-time decision tonight, Sullivan said. #Pens”
Dominik Kahun will be a game-time decision tonight, Sullivan said. #Pens
— Matt Vensel (@mattvensel) February 18, 2020
Kahun has missed multiple games since with a concussion.
The Pens take on the Maple Leafs at PPG Paints Arena tonight at 7:00 p.m.