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Orpik Expected Back Sometime This Season

via Rob Rossi of Chipped Ice,

Coach Dan Bylsma will provide more details after practice, but GM Ray Shero said today he expects D Brooks Orpik to “be out a while,” adding that “we expect him back this season.” Orpik injured his right arm—likes his hand—when he absorbed a shot from Sharks C Patrick Marleau Wednesday night in a home overtime loss.

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The hits just keep on coming for the Penguins.

Posted by Lex Talionis on 02/24/11 at 02:58 PM ET

Russian Rocket's avatar

Maybe they look at Chris Phillips now?

Posted by Russian Rocket on 02/24/11 at 03:21 PM ET

Tony's avatar

Bylsma: Orpik has a broken finger and will be approximately 4 weeks.

Posted by Tony from Virginia Beach, VA on 02/24/11 at 03:50 PM ET


wow, that sucks bad.  Strait did not look great when he played the other night… so not sure who you call up at this point.

Posted by gretzky_to_lemieux on 02/24/11 at 04:25 PM ET

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