Life is full of uncertainty these days, isn’t it? Will my favorite restaurant stay in business, can I get a haircut, and a myriad of questions continue surrounding the Pittsburgh Penguins Qualifying Round series against the Montreal Canadiens which is scheduled to begin on Aug. 1. There are questions, but fortunately for the most pressing Penguins questions, including Sidney Crosby linemates, there are also firm answers.
Yes, drowned in a sea of political shouting and new government attempts to curb the coronavirus, the Penguins have addressed publicly, or in some cases privately, the most pressing Penguins questions.
Per NHL agreement, head coach Mike Sullivan, assistants Mark Recchi and Jacques Martin weren’t able to take part in NHL Phase 2 voluntary workouts. Given the organization of the apparent cohesive nature of the workouts, we can directly infer a few things, and sources inside the organization have also answered questions, too.