"The Skinny" By Eric Hornick Eastern Conference First Round Game 4 Isles 3, Pittsburgh 1 It's on to Round 2. For the second...
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Always knew Rolston had a hard shot...
...and today in practice it caught Rick DiPietro is "the crosshairs", near his temple.
Rick will be evaluated by a doctor later today.
Arthur Staple has more: http://www.newsday.com/sports/hockey/islanders/isles-files-1.812028
DiPietro has had a series of concussions in his career, starting with his ill-fated collision with Steve Begin in 2007.
Forever1940 is the nom de plume of Eric Hornick, statistician on Islander home telecasts since 1982. Visit my blog: NYISkinny.com and follow me on Twitter @ehornick