GAME INFO: Preseason Game 3 Where: Joe Louis Arena When: Thursday, 7:30 p.m. TV: ROOT Sports Radio: 105.9 the X
Key Players: The Pens are playing veterans Rob Scuderi, Ben Lovejoy and Sergei on defense. The forward trio of Evgeni Malkin, Sergei Plotnikov and Patric Hornqvist will also dress. What to Watch For: Conor Sheary will get a look at LW on a line with Malkin and Hornqvist. Gonchar will be playing in his second game action as he tries to earn a contract from the Pens this season.
4 Rob Scuderi D 11 Kevin Porter F 12 Ben Lovejoy D 17 Bryan Rust F 19 Beau Bennett F 22 Kael Mouillierat F 27 Will O’Neill D 30 Matt Murray G 33 Reid McNeill D 34 Tom Kuhnhackl F 35 Tristan Jarry G 38 Niclas Andersen D 40 Oskar Sundqvist F 43 Conor Sheary F 46 Dominik Uher F 47 Tom Sestito F 49 Dominik Simon F 51 Derrick Pouliot D 55 Sergei Gonchar D 61 Sergei Plotnikov F 71 Evgeni Malkin F 72 Patric Hornqvist F