Pens' Cooke Says Crosby Will Be Ready to Start Season

Published 08/20 2011 06:59PM

Updated 08/20 2011 07:11PM

(Pittsburgh) - Penguins winger Matt Cooke will be on hand when the Curve begin their final homestand of August Monday night.

However earlier in the week he told K.C. Kantz via phone, that despite recent reports that star center Sidney Crosby is having setbacks in his recovery from a concussion, that Crosby will still be ready to start the season on time.

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