Penguins Re-Assign Depth Forward to AHL

Pittsburgh Penguins recall Joel Blomqvist to the NHL roster following goalie Tristan Jarry's injury.

John Ludvig is officially moved to the Penguins' injured reserve list.

Forward Vinnie Hinostroza is re-assigned to the AHL roster after two games at the NHL level.

Jeff Carter, usually a key player, was a healthy scratch for the first time in his career.

Despite Carter's absence, Hinostroza impresses with a goal and an assist in his two-game stint.

 There's speculation that Jeff Carter might return for a particular game, given his significant history with the Los Angeles Kings.

 Jeff Carter, in the twilight of his career, is nearing a potential Hall of Fame induction.

The Penguins face the Los Angeles Kings, where Carter won two Stanley Cup championships.

The game against the Kings could serve as a farewell for Carter in a city where he achieved remarkable success.

 The duration of Hinostroza's re-assignment is uncertain, and he remains a valuable option for the Penguins. 

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