San Jose Sharks forward Tomas Hertl will not play against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh on Thursday (8 p.m. ET; NBC, CBC, TVA Sports), coach Peter DeBoer said.
The Sharks trail the best-of-7 series 3-1.
Hertl has a lower-body and is considered day-to-day.
The 22-year-old forward also did not play in Games 3 and 4. In 20 Stanley Cup Playoff games, he has six goals and five assists.