Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 14 Days

Ehrhoff (concussion) took full contact during Friday's practice.

Ehrhoff indicated he "felt good" following the session and has received the go-ahead from the Penguins to resume playing. He'll likely get in another skate Saturday morning, and if all goes well, he could be back in the lineup later in the evening against the Bruins.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 15 Days

Ehrhoff (concussion) will return to the lineup Saturday if he completes practice Friday without incident, Shelly Anderson of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Ehrhoff has been hampered by a concussion for more than one month, ever since he fell awkwardly after a collision with Alexander Ovechkin. Ehrhoff has only scored three goals and 13 points in 44 games, including just one point on the power play.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 19 Days

Ehrhoff (concussion) will not play Saturday against the Kings.

Ehrhoff will miss another game due to his concussion symptoms, and it's uncertain when he will be ready to play again.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 20 Days

Ehrhoff (concussion) didn't take part in the Pens' morning skate Friday, Sam Werner of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

It appears safe to rule Ehrhoff out for Friday's game against the Ducks, and he's not out of the woods yet for a longer absence after suffering a setback with his recovery from a concussion. Consider him unlikely to play in Saturday's game against the Kings, too.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 22 Days

Ehrhoff missed Wednesday's game against the Avalanche out of concern that he might have suffered a setback in his recovery from a concussion, the Associated Press reports.

Coach Mike Johnston said that Ehrhoff still had "some issues the doctors wanted to be cautious with," so he'll be considered day-to-day for the time being. It seems like his absence from Wednesday's game might have been precautionary, as Ehrhoff was permitted to skate the last couple of days. He hasn't been ruled out for a return to the lineup Friday against the Ducks.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 22 Days

Ehrhoff will not play in Wednesday's contest against the Avalanche, Sam Werner of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Ehrhoff was scratched from Sunday's game, but was able to return to practice so the team was optimistic that he'd be able to play Wednesday. Coach Mike Johnston indicated that it's more of a precautionary measure than anything else, so it seems likely that Ehrhoff could return for Friday's game against the Ducks. While the exact nature of the issue hasn't been announced, the defenseman recently returned from a concussion, so it's possible he's still dealing with those symptoms.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 24 Days

Ehrhoff, who was scratched from the lineup Sunday against the Blue Jackets, practiced again Tuesday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

With back-to-back practices under his belt, Ehrhoff appears ready for action as the Penguins' four-game road trip (which begins Wednesday against the Avs) approaches.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 25 Days

Ehrhoff, who was scratched for Sunday's game against the Blue Jackets, was on the ice for Monday's practice, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

After Ehrhoff returned from a month-long absence last week following his bout with a concussion, coach Mike Johnston elected to rest the blueliner for Sunday's game. There was some fear that Ehrhoff's concussion symptoms might have resurfaced following his return to action, but it appears his removal from Sunday's lineup was just a precautionary measure. Look for him to be back in action Wednesday against the Avalanche.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 25 Days

Ehrhoff won't play Sunday against the Blue Jackets.

Ehrhoff's reason for missing the game is health related. likely involving lingering effects from a concussion he was dealing with earlier in the week. Derrick Pouliot and Robert Bortuzzo will both play on the blue line for Pittsburgh.

Christian Ehrhoff D PIT 29 Days

Ehrhoff was held pointless with a plus-1 rating in little over 18 minutes of action Wednesday in his first game back from a concussion.

The Caps' Tom Wilson punished Ehrhoff with a couple of dangerous hits, but the blueliner didn't miss a shift. Ehrhoff now has 13 points in 44 games with Pittsburgh.