PITTSBURGH – Pittsburgh Penguins centre Maxime Talbot, sidelined with a broken right foot for three games, may play Sunday night in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals against Philadelphia.
Talbot broke his foot while blocking a shot in Game 3 of the second-round series against the Rangers. He returned to practice Saturday, and coach Michel Therrien said he will be evaluated following Sunday’s pre-game skate.
“He looked pretty good,” Therrien said. “We’re going to sit down with him and see how he feels.”
Talbot has one goal and an assist for two points in seven playoff games and is a plus-1.