Treatment not helping injury
CANONSBURG, Pa. -- Mario Lemieux, out with a strained left hip flexor muscle since Nov. 1, will miss at least three more games because the injury hasn't responded to treatment.
Lemieux tried to skate during practice with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday, but left the ice after only six minutes and did not return. Coach Eddie Olczyk said Lemieux would definitely miss games at New York on Wednesday and at Buffalo on Friday, as well as Saturday's home game with Florida.
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