News: David Perron (illness) is a game-time decision for Tuesday's game against the Jets. Analysis: Per the report, as of Tuesday morning, David Perron was still feeling "a bit under the weather," which clouds the forward's status for Pittsburgh's evening tilt.
News: Patric Hornqvist (lower body) is a game-time decision for Tuesday's game against the Jets. Analysis: While Patric Hornqvist is clearly progressing, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review suggests that the forward remains iffy for Tuesday's contest.
News: Kris Letang (head) is a game-time decision for Tuesday's game against the Jets. Analysis: We'll continue to track Kris Letang's status as Tuesday's game approaches, but for his part, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review suggests that it "sounds quite likely" that Letang will play Tuesday.
News: With Tomas Jurco still out, Daniel Cleary should be back in the lineup Tuesday, Ansar Khan of MLive reports. Analysis: Daniel Cleary has two points in 11 contests this season, as he has not been in the lineup unless injuries have occurred. Jurco should be back later in the week, so Cleary's time in the lineup may be short-lived.
News: Marc-Andre Fleury is in line to start Wednesday's game against Washington, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. Analysis: With the Penguins playing two nights in a row following the NHL All-Star break, backup Thomas Greiss is slated to get the start in net for Pittsburgh on Tuesday against the Jets.
News: Thomas Greiss is slated to start Tuesday's game against the Jets, Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports. Analysis: With Thomas Greiss slated to start Tuesday's game, Marc-Andre Fleury is line line to get the nod for the Penguins on Wednesday against the Caps.
News: Anton Khudobin will start Tuesday's game against the Lightning. Analysis: Anton Khudobin, who started the season 0-8-2, has really turned things around and will now be looking to win his sixth straight decision Tuesday night.
News: Michael Raffl (illness) is not slated to play Tuesday against the Coyotes, Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Analysis: As a result, the Flyers recalled Petr Straka from Lehigh Valley to replace Michael Raffl in Tuesday's lineup.
News: Steve Mason (lower body) is slated to back up Ray Emery on Tuesday against the Coyotes, Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Analysis: Steve Mason, who has missed the last six games with a knee injury, is thus presumably a candidate to draw the start in net for the Flyers on Thursday against the Jets, barring any setbacks.
News: Mikhail Grabovski (lower body) will play Tuesday against the Rangers. Analysis: The return of Mikhail Grabovski, who last suited up on Jan. 9, will be a welcome one, with fellow forward Kyle Okposo slated to miss 6-8 weeks. Grabovski skated with Josh Bailey and John Tavares at Monday's practice, a top line assignment that carries some fantasy upside for Grabovski as long as the combo sticks.