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Position
LW
 
Jersey
14
Name  Chris Kunitz
Born  9/26/1979
Height  6-0
Weight  195
Shoots  L
12/2/2014 7:18:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz is not playing on Tuesday due to an undisclosed injury.
Insight: This was unexpected. Check back for more details later. Hopefully, he isn't in too many lineups already on Tuesday.
 
11/29/2014 10:16:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored his first goal in 12 games.
Insight: Kunitz has recently moved down to Pittsburgh's second line, but he isn't missing Sidney Crosby that much playing with Evgeni Malkin. Despite not scoring, Kunitz had five assists over the goal drought. He had nine goals and 11 assists this season.
 
11/9/2014 10:20:00 AM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz had two assists and was +3 in Pittsburgh's win over the Sabres, on Saturday.
Insight: He now has 16 points on the season, and should continue to shine, playing on the same line as Sidney Crosby.
 
11/4/2014 10:55:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz now has five goals in the last three games.
Insight: He has been on fire of late, and now has 14 points on the season. Any player who plays next to Sidney Crosby will have the opportunity to produce big numbers.
 
11/1/2014 10:59:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored two goals in Saturday's win over the Sabres.
Insight: Sound familiar? It should as he also scored two goals against the Kings on Thursday. Both games were shutouts. Kunitz has seven goals and six assists in the first 10 games of the season.
 
10/30/2014 9:40:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored two goals in Thursday's win over the Kings.
Insight: He added an assist as well, and now has five goals and 10 points on the season. Kunitz is in line for a big season.
 
10/16/2014 9:45:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz had two points on Thursday against Dallas.
Insight: He had a goal and an assist, along with six shots on goal. Kunitz should be in line for another 30-goal season, as he continues to play next to Sidney Crosby.
 
10/1/2014 11:36:00 AM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz scored a career-high 35 goals and 68 points last season.
Insight: Kunitz has averaged 0.81 points per game in his five-plus seasons with the Penguins. It is hard to assume those numbers will again go up this year, but even at 35 years old, Kunitz has shown no signs of slowing down.
 
4/26/2014 9:50:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz recorded two points (one goal and one assist) in Saturday's victory over the Blue Jackets.
Insight: Kunitz has now scored in back-to-back games after being held without a goal in Games 1-3. Pittsburgh can wrap up the series Monday in Game 6.
 
4/12/2014 2:10:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz (lower body) won't play in Saturday's game with Philadelphia.
Insight: Kunitz (35 G, 32 A) sat out last Sunday with a minor lower-body issue, but did play Wednesday. Sounds like they just want to make sure he's healthy for the playoff run.
 
4/9/2014 8:30:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz (lower body) returned to the lineup Wednesday.
Insight: He sat out Sunday with a minor lower-body issue.
 
4/6/2014 7:16:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz won't be on the ice Sunday against Colorado. SOURCE: Penguins on Twitter
Insight: He's sitting out with a lower-body issue. The Penguins are already locked into the No. 2 seed and will probably look to rest some of their starters between now and the end of the regular season.
 
3/28/2014 10:17:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz has scored a goal in two straight games.
Insight: Kunitz' production has waned since the start of February. Over his last 18 games, he has notched just nine points.
 
3/18/2014 10:17:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz had two points, including a goal, in his return from an injury Tuesday against Dallas.
Insight: Kunitz (32 G, 29 A) missed the last two games after crashing legs-first into a goal post last week. He has 61 points in 66 games this season.
 
3/18/2014 6:50:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz (lower body) participated in warmups prior to Tuesday's game and it appears he will play, according to Seth Rorabaugh of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Insight: Kunitz (31 G, 28 A) missed the last two games after crashing legs-first into a goal post last week, but practiced Monday and skated Tuesday morning. He just needed to get medical clearance to play in a game, and it appears he has done that.
 
3/18/2014 5:38:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz (lower body) will be a game-time decision Tuesday, as he still needs medical clearance to play.
Insight: Kunitz (31 G, 28 A) missed the last two games after crashing legs-first into a goal post last week, but practiced Monday and skated Tuesday morning.
 
3/17/2014 8:24:00 PM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz (lower body) may play Tuesday, according to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
Insight: Kunitz (31 G, 28 A) missed the last two games after crashing legs-first into a goal post last week.
 
3/16/2014 10:55:00 AM
Description: Pittsburgh left wing Chris Kunitz won't be in action Sunday against the Flyers. SOURCE: Rob Rossi, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Insight: He's still out with a leg injury. Fantasy owners should consider him questionable for Tuesday's meeting with Dallas.
 
3/13/2014 5:44:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz missed practice Thursday for maintenance and is questionable for Saturday's game at Philadelphia. SOURCE: Dave Molinari, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Insight: James Neal sat out for the same reason. "We'll re-evaluate (Friday) and, hopefully, see both back with us," coach Dan Bylsma said. Kunitz collided with the goal post during Tuesday's game and hurt his leg.
 
3/10/2014 10:17:00 PM
Description: Penguins left wing Chris Kunitz delivered two goals in Monday's win against the Capitals.
Insight: Sidney Crosby assisted on both including the game-winner with just over seven minutes remaining in the third period. Kunitz (31 goals, 28 assists) is two points away from tying his career-high in scoring.