Scary news regarding Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang … earlier today (Feb 7), the Penguins confirmed that defenseman Kris Letang suffered a stroke last week, according to

There were reports last week that an unknown illness could put Letang’s season, if not his career, in jeopardy. However, the teams says the stroke “is not believed to be career threatening.”

Officials with the team said Friday morning that Letang will be out for the next six weeks and that he will be treated with blood thinners.

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