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St.Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist
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Former Penguin Oskar Sundqvist ruled out for the season

Published March 27, 2024 at 4:50 PM
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The St.Louis Blues will be without one of their key veteran forwards Oskar Sundqvist who is deemed out for the season due to a surgical operation on his right knee. Sundqvist, is also a former Pittsburgh Penguin who spent two seasons in the Black and Gold.

Former Pittsburgh Penguin Oskar Sundqvist gets season ending surgery



The Former Pittsburgh Penguin will be ruled out for the remainder of the season after tearing his right knee (ACL), an NHL injury that is happening far too often in the pros. Oskar sundqvist tears ACL




«Unfortunately he got his foot caught there and went into the boards,» Blues Head Coach Drew Bannister said. «It's an unfortunate injury for him and certainly we're going to miss him while he's out, but we've got guys in here capable of filling that role so guys are going to get more opportunity.»

Sundqvist has played in 71 games for the Blues this season, posting 21 points (six goals, 15 assists) and 32 penalty minutes. The 30-year-old Boden, Sweden native has appeared in 426 career regular-season games overall, totaling 144 points (56 goals, 88 assists) and 173 penalty minutes.

Penguins Latest wishes a speedy recovery and all the best to former Pittsburgh Penguin Oskar Sundqvist.
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