Washington (4th - Metropolitan) at Pittsburgh (1st - Metropolitan)

Matchup Details
Sat, Dec 27 - Consol Energy Center
FACEOFF - 7:30 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Washington 17-11-3-313-21-3017-5-2-210-6-1-116-17
Pittsburgh 22-7-2-316-1870113-4-0-19-3-2-215-19
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Washington
PPlayerStatusNotes
DJ. Erskine
I-R
Upper Body
10/24/14
Erskine underwent neck surgery and has been placed on injured reserve. He will miss three to six months.
DD. Orlov
I-R
Wrist
10/08/14
Orlov has been placed on long-term injured reserve while recovering from a broken wrist.
LWA. Volpatti
I-R
Neck
10/08/14
Volpatti has been placed on long-term injured reserve with a neck injury.
Pittsburgh
PPlayerStatusNotes
CZ. Sill
Ques Sat
Upper Body
12/24/14
Sill is questionable to play Saturday against the Capitals due to an upper-body injury.
CB. Sutter
Ques Sat
Illness
12/23/14
Sutter is being tested for the mumps and has missed the last two games. He is questionable to return Saturday against the Capitals.
RWS. Downie
Early Jan
Illness
12/26/14
Downie has been diagnosed with the mumps and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks.
GT. Greiss
Early Jan
Illness
12/26/14
Greiss has been diagnosed with the mumps and is expected to miss one-to-two weeks.
DO. Maatta
Out indefinitely
Illness
12/22/14
Maatta has been diagnosed with the mumps and his return date is undetermined.
DR. Bortuzzo
Out indefinitely
Upper Body
12/22/14
Bortuzzo has been placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury and there is no timetable for his return.
CS. Wilson
Late Dec
Leg
12/04/14
Wilson will miss up to three weeks due to a leg injury.
LWB. Comeau
I-R
Wrist
12/23/14
Comeau has been placed on injured reserve with a wrist injury and will miss several weeks.
RWC. Adams
I-R
Undisclosed
12/22/14
Adams has been placed on injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.
DC. Ehrhoff
I-R
Lower Body
12/20/14
Ehrhoff has been placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury. There is no timetable for his return.
DP. Martin
I-R
Undisclosed
12/20/14
Martin has been placed on the injured reserve with an undisclosed injury.
RWB. Bennett
I-R
Lower Body
12/17/14
Bennett is on injured reserve due to a lower-body injury. He has also been diagnosed with the mumps.
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.
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