The Pittsburgh Penguins got more good news on the injury front on Wednesday when it was announced that team captain Sidney Crosby would go on the team's road trip to Washington D.C. and Florida. While on the trip, he would be skating and addressing the media.
Even though there is no return date set, this is better than hearing he is still experiencing symptoms and only doing light workouts.
While the Penguins are happy about this step in the right direction, the NHL should also be happy that one of their marquee players is getting ready for a return to action. Here are some reasons why.