• Penguins' winger Bennett on the mend

    Summary of 4 articles · Updated Mar 22, 2014
    Winger Beau Bennett has recovered sufficiently from a hand/wrist injury to play today, but it won’t be with the Penguins. Penguins winger Beau Bennett, out since late November because of a wrist injury that required surgery, will join Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on a conditioning assignment and play with the American Hockey League affiliate beginning Saturday. “I’m just excited to play some games and get back into some action,” Bennett said Friday after practicing with the Penguins at Southpointe. “It’s been a long time coming.” This weekend, the Penguins get to try again, under slightly different circumstances two afternoon games on successive days, but this time both are at home and against different opponents. Ondrej Palat pulled Tampa Bay into another tie, 3-3, at 18:38 of the third period when he got around Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta and fought off a poke-check attempt by Zatkoff. Today it’s Tampa Bay, a team that got its star, Steven Stamkos, back earlier this month, has won five games in a row and has earned at least one point in seven consecutive games. Sunday it’s St.
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