Per #Coyotes G.M. Don Maloney: forward Joe Vitale has suffered a fractured orbital bone and is out for 4-6 weeks.
The Score "Arizona Coyotes forward Joe Vitale and Boston Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller engaged in one of the season's most spirited fights Saturday night, but the bout forced Vitale to hospital. Head coach Dave Tippett said after the game that Vitale was taken to hospital for X-rays, according to Sarah..." October 18
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Penguins center Joe Vitale doesn't know if his nose was broken in his fight Sunday with Columbus defenseman James Wisniewski. Likely never will since he hasn't gotten an X-ray. His nose is a bit bruised and swollen -- "It's always been kind of crooked" Vitale said smiling -- but he was back..." September 18
#Pens coach Bylsma: Orpik and Vitale (lower body) still day to day. No timetable on Crosby. Martin and Neal will play Saturday vs. Carolina
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Joe Vitale was talking recently about being a healthy scratch a couple of times this season and the high amount of energy he showed on the ice when he got back in the Penguins lineup. "Shot out of a cannon," interjected winger Pascal Dupuis, who was eavesdropping. Vitale, the team's..." February 19