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NHL: Sidney Crosby practices but it's unclear when he might return for Penguins

NHL: Sidney Crosby practices but it's unclear when he might return for Penguins

Sidney Crosby returned to work Friday, practicing with his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates barely four days removed from a frightening hit that left the him with a concussion, and his status for the rest of the playoffs uncertain.

While the two-time MVP declined to get into specifics whether he'll be available for Game 5 at Washington on Saturday, he's keeping his options open.

“We'll see,” Crosby said. “I don't want to rule it out. It's not really up to me. You relay how you feel and they kind of direct you from there.”

Penguins coach Mike Sullivan is in no rush to make a decision on Crosby as the defending Stanley Cup champions try to close out the Capitals....

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