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Penguins Re-Assign Defenseman Robert Bortuzzo to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

by Staff Writer / Pittsburgh Penguins
The Pittsburgh Penguins have activated defenseman Robert Bortuzzo from injured reserve and re-assigned him to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.


Bortuzzo, 22, has appeared in six games this season for Pittsburgh, going scoreless with a plus-1 rating while averaging 10:54 minutes per game. Prior to being activated today, Bortuzzo had missed the last nine games due to a concussion.

The 6-foot-4, 215-pound Bortuzzo has tallied three points (1G-2A) and posted a plus-5 rating in 11 games with WBS this season.
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