Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin to miss start of training camp

Should Penguins fans worry? Pittsburgh's two star players will miss the start of training camp. However, the team is saying it's just for precautionary reasons and all reports suggest their injuries aren't serious.
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Try not to be alarmed Pittsburgh Penguins fans - but Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will miss the start of training camp.

From the team's website:

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will be held out of the start of training camp, it was announced today by Pittsburgh Penguins Executive Vice President and General Manager Jim Rutherford.

Rutherford said the decision was made as a precaution after both players suffered injuries while preparing for camp.

It's not yet clear exactly what the injuries are, but initial reports indicate they're probably not serious.











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