Columbus (7th - Metropolitan) at Pittsburgh (3rd - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Sun, Mar 1 - Consol Energy Center
FACEOFF - 5:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Columbus 26-31-2-233-28-115512-17-1-114-14-1-131-29
Pittsburgh 35-17-4-528-3342119-10-1-216-7-3-324-34
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Columbus
PPlayerStatusNotes
DK. Connauton
Ques Sun
Lower Body
02/28/15
Connaughton has missed the last two games with a lower-body injury and is questionable to play Sunday against the Penguins.
CB. Dubinsky
Out indefinitely
Upper Body
02/28/15
Dubinsky will be out indefinitely after suffering an upper-body injury.
LWM. Calvert
I-R
Concussion
02/27/15
Calvert has been placed on injured reserve with a concussion.
CB. Jenner
I-R
Back
02/26/15
Jenner is on injured reserve whole recovering from a stress fracture in his back. He has resumed skating however there is no timetable for his return.
RWJ. Skille
out for season
Shoulder
02/25/15
Skille has been placed on injured reserve and will miss the remainder of the season with a shoulder injury.
DR. Murray
Late March
Ankle
02/09/15
Murray has been placed on injured reserve and will miss up to six weeks with a high-ankle sprain.
RWJ. Morin
I-R
Heart
01/28/15
Moring is on injured reserve due to an accelerated heart rate.
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotes
CD. Winnik
Prob Sun
Acquired
02/26/15
Winnik is expected to make his Penguins debut Sunday against the Blue Jackets.
DO. Maatta
out for season
Shoulder
01/14/15
Maatta underwent shoulder surgery and will miss the remainder of the season.
RWP. Dupuis
I-R
Illness
11/19/14
Dupuis was placed on injured reserve after being diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung. He will miss at least six months of action.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Pittsburgh Penguins scored just once in each contest during a three-game losing streak before erupting for 13 goals en route to winning their last three outings. The well-rested Penguins return from a lengthy layoff to host the reeling Columbus Blue Jackets on Sunday. Evgeni Malkin collected three assists in Pittsburgh's 4-3 win over Washington on Wednesday and has scored three goals and set up five others during his four-game point streak.

Columbus Blue Jackets
Pittsburgh Penguins
 
LINE HISTORY
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MATCHUP EDGE
CLBEdge in:PIT
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