Staal traveling with team, still no time-table for return

Per John Giannone, Marc Staal is traveling with the club to Pittsburgh and then to Carolina and Toronto. There is still no time-table for his return, so don’t expect him to be returning to the lineup during this trip, but it is a step in the right direction.  It was reported two days ago that Staal was working out off the ice, and it appears that he has ramped up those workouts. The optimist in me thinks he can be ready for the playoffs, but I still wouldn’t plan on having him back at all this season.

2 Responses to “Staal traveling with team, still no time-table for return”

  1. TxRanger says:

    Probably just wants to see his brothers in Carolina…

  2. Dave says:

    Yea, that’s what it is. But the fact that he’s working out is still a positive.