The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned 21 players to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
Forwards Zach Aston-Reese, Teddy Blueger, Jean-Sebastien Dea, Thomas Di Pauli, Adam Johnson, Sam Miletic, Dominik Simon, Colin Smith, Daniel Sprong, Christian Thomas, Freddie Tiffels and Garrett Wilson; defensemen Lukas Bengtsson, Frank Corrado, Kevin Czuczman, Ethan Prow, Chris Summers, Jarred Tinordi and Zach Trotman; and goalies Casey DeSmith and Tristan Jarry have all been returned to WBS.
Dea, Wilson, Summers, Czuczman, Tinoradi, Corrado and Trotman all have to clear waivers on Wednesday at noon before they can join WBS.
The Penguins have 26 players remaining in camp (16 forwards; 8 defensemen; 2 goalies). Click here for an updated roster.
Pittsburgh returns home on Wednesday, September 27 to host the Buffalo Sabres at 7:00 PM at PPG Paints Arena. That contest will be broadcast on NHL Network locally, picking up the Sabres' MSG feed. Fans can also listen to the game on the Penguins' radio flagship, 105.9 The X, with Josh Getzoff and Phil Bourque on the call.