GM Jim Rutherford acknowledged Wednesday that Crosby is dealing with a right wrist injury, but indicated that it has yet to be determined whether the star center will require a procedure to address the issue, the team's official site reports. "Sidney Crosby has been undergoing treatment on a right wrist injury that he suffered during the season," Rutherford noted Wednesday. "Sid is continuing to get medical advice to determine the best path moving forward, including the possibility of arthroscopic surgery."
Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford believes Kapanen could be in the mix for an NHL job as early as next season, despite his young age, reports the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. "We have to keep in mind that Kapanen could come in and make this team," said Rutherford.