TribLIVE

| Sports


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Penguins' Staal has foot surgery, return unknown

TribLIVE Sports Videos

Saturday, May 1, 2010
 

Penguins center Jordan Staal had surgery last night to repair a tendon injury.

Rumors are circulating that Staal is out for the season, but Penguins coach Dan Bylsma said that this isn't necessarily the case.

"Jordan is day-to-day," Bylsma said.

Bylsma suggested that Staal might be able to return to the postseason at some point.

It is wildly unlikely that Staal will return this series. Montreal rookie defenseman PK Subban's skate blade apparently ripped through Staal's skate and tore a tendon on the top of his foot.

name="@videoPlayer" value="82452018001" />

 

 

 
 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Penguins

  1. Downie, Farnham bringing a much-needed edge to the Penguins
  2. Ex-Penguins defenseman Niskanen still miffed by coaches’ firings
  3. With 3 more players possibly affected, Pens’ mumps fight escalates
  4. Minor league report: Other prospects on Penguins’ radar
  5. Penguins defenseman Letang having best season in new system
  6. Pouliot scores in NHL debut as Penguins tame Panthers
  7. Penguins notebook: Kunitz ‘really close’ to return
  8. Penguins notebook: Kunitz tests foot by skating during practice
Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.