Letang scratched for game against Ducks

Kris Letang was a surprise scratch for the Pittsburgh Penguins’ game against Anaheim at Honda Center Friday night.

The team announced that he did not play because of illness.

Letang had participated in practice Thursday — the first practice in more than a month in which everyone on the major-league roster took part — with no apparent problem.

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