Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Tristan Jarry was replaced by Casey DeSmith in the first half of Monday’s game against the Winter Classic. boston bruins after showing signs of discomfort.
the two-stroke NHL All-Star Game he returned to the locker room with just under five minutes remaining in the period after showing signs of an apparent injury to his right side during the league’s 14th annual Winter Classic.
“After speaking with the Penguins’ coaching staff, Tristan Jarry returns to the locker room and Casey DeSmith will step in to take over goal with 4:30 left in the first period.” the Penguins he said on Twitter.
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The winter classic in fenway park doesn’t score after one period with the Penguins outscoring the Bruins 14-11.
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The Penguins have a chance to snap a four-game skid with a win over the Bruins. They are 1-3-2 in their last six games.
“This is an experience of a lifetime for our guys,” Pittsburgh coach Mike Sullivan said Friday via nhl.com. “I think we need to see that for what it is and embrace that moment and enjoy it. We also need to understand that there’s a business in hand and there are two points at stake.”
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“It’s two points,” Jarry added Friday. “It’s another game where we could go in the right direction. It’s another step we could take. It’s just a game where we need to focus on trying to get two points.”
Jarry did not return for the start of the second half and was ruled out for the remainder of the game.