Two important fantasy players were forced to leave Saturday’s action due to injury. One is already expected to miss time, while the other’s status could be in doubt for another day or two.
Sidney Crosby left Saturday’s game against Chicago early in the third period with a lower-body injury after blocking a shot. Mike Sullivan said that Crosby would be evaluated further and the team would have more information on Monday. Here are the two plays in which Crosby was injured:
The Penguins next play on Tuesday, so those in weekly leagues will need to consider another option. The Penguins are also missing Kris Letang and were without Evgeni Malkin for much of the season, so they are dealing with their share of injuries to key players yet again. And depth players too, for that matter.
Maybe after a completely out-of-nowhere 60-point season, Erik Gustafsson should have been at the top of fantasy bust lists. So far it’s looking that way with no points in nine games and counting. It is worth men