Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis will beout for six months after being diagnosed with a blood clot in his lung.
Insight: We now know why he missed Monday's game, as the news is tough for Pittsburgh to hear. The good news however is that Dupuis is stable, and will now need the six months for the blood thinning treatment to work.
11/17/2014 3:59:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis has been ruled out for Tuesday but the reason is undisclosed.
Insight: Dupuis missed Monday's practice to see a doctor so perhaps we will know more soon. He's a solid scoring option with six goals and five assists in 16 games.
11/14/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis scored both goals in Friday's win over Toronto.
Insight: He also had eight shots on goal, and was +2 on the night. Dupuis now has a solid 11 points through 15 games.
10/17/2014 3:29:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis left Thursday night's game on a stretcher after taking a puck off the back of his neck, but according to beat writer Josh Yohe of the Tribune-Review he's already been cleared to play.
Insight: Pretty amazing. Dupuis has four points in the first three games playing with Evgeni Malkin and Brandon Sutter, but they all came in one game against Anaheim.
10/17/2014 9:15:00 AM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis left Thursday night's game on a stretcher after taking a puck off the back of his neck.
Insight: Dupuis has four points in the first three games playing with Evgeni Malkin and Brandon Sutter, but they all came in one game against Anaheim.
10/9/2014 10:08:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis tied a career-high with four points on Thursday against the Ducks.
Insight: Dupuis scored to make the game 3-0 midway through the first period. Dupuis then added an assist on a Sidney Crosby power play goal and another helper on Brandon Sutter's short-handed goal. Dupuis also had five shots and was plus-three.
10/1/2014 12:02:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis has played in just 87 games over the last two seasons.
Insight: Dupuis missed 43 games last year due to a torn MCL and ACL. The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports his knee feels 100 percent in training camp. Although Dupuis and Sidney Crosby had great chemistry when Dupius was healthy, we would suggest owners to use the wait-and-see approach.
12/27/2013 1:27:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis has a torn ACL and is almost certainly done for the season, according to Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
Insight: Dupuis (7 G, 13 A) will undergo surgery in two weeks. The 34-year-old suffered the injury during Monday's game at Ottawa.
12/24/2013 11:54:00 AM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis collided with Sidney Crosby and didn't return. he's listed as questionable for Friday's game with Carolina.
Insight: We are waiting for more information, but hopefully it isn't a serious injury. Dupuis has seven goals and 13 assists in 39 games playing primarily on a line with Crosby and Chris Kunitz.
12/21/2013 5:56:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis has posted at least one point in four straight games and seven of the last nine.
Insight: He scored his seventh goal of the season Saturday against Calgary. Even with the recent success, the 34-year-old Dupuis has a disappointing 20 points in 38 games. Unfortunately, even though he skates with Sidney Crosby his value remains limited because he gets no power-play time.
12/7/2013 2:05:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis (undisclosed) was on the ice for Saturday's morning skate, according to Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Insight: That would seem to indicate he'll be available Saturday night at Boston. Coach Dan Bylsma said Dupuis will have a major input on whether he plays because he has had a similar injury in the past. We doubt the veteran will choose to sit out after being able to skate in the morning.
12/6/2013 5:14:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis (undisclosed) is traveling with the team to Boston, according to penguins.nhl.com. That means he still has a chance of playing Saturday.
Insight: Dupuis had scored once before he left Thursday's game, his fourth goal of the season. He's put up 14 points on 72 SOG and owns a solid +7 rating.
12/6/2013 9:48:00 AM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis (undisclosed) left Thursday's game against San Jose.
Insight: Dupuis had scored once before he left, his fourth goal of the season. He's put up 14 points on 72 SOG and owns a solid +7 rating. We await further word on the injury.
11/8/2013 10:02:00 PM
Description: When asked if there was any reason he won't play Saturday, Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis (undisclosed) said there is "no reason as far as I'm concerned."
Insight: Dupuis left Wednesday's game early and missed Thursday's practice for "maintenance." He should be able to play Saturday unless Dan Bylsma has other ideas.
10/15/2013 9:46:00 PM
Description: Penguins winger Pascal Dupuis had a goal and one assist Tuesday against the Oilers.
Insight: Dupuis doesn't get any power-play time so his fantasy value is more limited than fellow Sidney Crosby wingman Chris Kunitz, but the 34-year-old managed to produce 45 goals and 97 points over 130 games the last two seasons and has two goals and six points in six games this year.
5/1/2013 10:41:00 PM
Description: Penguins wing Pascal Dupuis notched two goals Wednesday in a Game 1 victory over New York.
Insight: Dupuis registered four multi-goal games in the regular season and now he has his first of the playoffs. He received a 10-minute game misconduct late in the third period.
4/29/2013 5:27:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Pascal Dupuis' +31 led the NHL this season.
Insight: Dupuis had a strong scoring season as well, putting up 20 goals and 38 points in 48 games. Three of the top five players in the plus/minus rankings were members of the Penguins.
4/9/2013 9:45:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Pascal Dupuis had a goal and two assists Tuesday versus Carolina.
Insight: Dupuis has 19 points over his last 17 games. With Sidney Crosby out, Dupuis and Chris Kunitz have been splitting their time on lines with Brandon Sutter, Jussi Jokinen and Tyler Kennedy.
3/28/2013 9:54:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Pascal Dupuis tallied a pair of goals Thursday in a win against Winnipeg.
Insight: Dupuis recorded a game-high seven shots on goal in the victory. Dupuis is one of seven Penguins with at least 20 points this season.
3/14/2013 10:09:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Pascal Dupuis lit the lamp twice Thursday in a win over Toronto.
Insight: Both of Dupuis' goals came in the third period. Over his last five games, Dupuis has produced six goals, one assist and a +8 rating. Fantasy owners have taken notice of Dupuis' hot streak. He's now owned in 100 percent of ESPN fantasy leagues compared to just 89 at the start of the week.