Kasperi Kapanen RUMORS & NEWS

  • Penguins' Kasperi Kapanen practices, nears return from foot injury

    NHL.com "Here are the 3 biggest takeaways from Wednesday's practice at UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex. 1. Kapanen progresses to full contact Winger Kasperi Kapanen took another big step in his recovery from a lower-body injury, as he was a full participant in today's..." April 21

  • Kasperi Kapanen Out Week-To-Week

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "The Penguins’ hurting forward corps was dealt another body blow this week. Kasperi Kapanen will be out week-to-week with a lower-body injury he sustained during Wednesday’s game against the Buffalo Sabres, coach Mike Sullivan said. The speedy 24-year-old winger..." March 26

  • Kasperi Kapanen is red hot, but how much longer will it last?

    The Sports Daily "Kasperi Kapanen has been lighting the world on fire for the Penguins as of late. Since being benched on February 20th in the Penguins’ 3-2 win over the New York Islanders, Kapanen leads the Penguins with 10 points (5 G, 5 A) in their past nine games. On the season, Kapanen has..." March 10

  • Kasperi Kapanen one step closer to U.S., still not expected to play Game 1 for Penguins

    Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Kasperi Kapanen is one step closer to the United States, but the new Penguins forward still has a few more hurdles to clear before he can join teammates on the ice. The 24-year-old right winger took part in an immigration meeting on Thursday morning in Finland, sources told the..." January 08

  • Penguins' Kapanen not at camp due to immigration issues

    PensBurgh "When the Penguins open their training camp today at PPG Paints Arena, they’ll be without the services of forward Kasperi Kapanen. This comes due to Kapanen having immigration issues, according to multiple reports. According to the Mike DeFabo of the Pittsburgh..." January 04

  • Kasperi Kapanen will skate with Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel to start season for Penguins

    NHL.com "Kasperi Kapanen will start this season for the Pittsburgh Penguins on the first line with Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel, coach Mike Sullivan said Monday. "We think he brings that speed dimension that I think is complementary to Sid and Jake's game,"..." November 12