Sidney Crosby, who sat out Game 6 loss to the New York Rangers, skated with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday, coach Mike Sullivan said.
Sources told ESPN on Friday that Crosby was sidelined in the 5-3 loss with a concussion. The Penguins only said he suffered an upper-body injury after receiving a hit from Rangers defenseman Jacob Trouba in Game 5 on Wednesday.
Crosby participated in the optional practice and did not wear a non-contact jersey, but Sullivan would not say if his star had been cleared for contact. Crosby also skated individually Friday with skills coach Ty Hennes.
Crosby had nine points in the first five games against the Rangers.
Starting goalie Tristan Jarry, who has yet to play in this playoff series due to injury, and winger Rickard Rakell, who hasn’t played since Game 1 after picking up a knock, are also back on the ice on Saturday.
Sullivan told reporters that all players will travel to New York for Game 7 on Sunday.