Pens' Roberts breaks leg in awkward fall, out indefinitely
PITTSBURGH -- Penguins forward Gary Roberts broke his left leg while tangling awkwardly with Buffalo's Tim Connolly midway through the second period of Pittsburgh's 2-0 win Saturday night.
As Connolly fell in the left circle in Buffalo's end, the 41-year-old Roberts went down with him and struck his left leg hard on the ice, breaking his fibula.
A stretcher was brought out but Roberts did not use it.
The Penguins are uncertain how long Roberts will be out.
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