Originally written January 11, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
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Pittsburgh Penguins injured superstar Sidney Crosby will travel with the team for Wednesday's game against the Washington Capitals. Coach Dan Byslma used the team's Twitter account to announce the news, but also noted that there is no target date for his return. Bylsma also detailed that Crosby will skate on his own during the trip. The 2007 NHL MVP has not played since a Dec. 5 game against the Boston Bruins. The Penguins placed Crosby on injured reserve Dec. 17 after ruling him out indefinitely five days earlier. Crosby had been sidelined for 10 1/2 months before making a dramatic return to the lineup on Nov. 21, scoring two goals and adding two assists versus the New York Islanders. The 24-year-old Nova Scotia native collected two goals and 10 assists in eight contests since returning from his original injury in January.
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