Penguins Re-Assign Defenseman Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton
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The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned defenseman Simon Despres to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Despres, 20, has played in 18 NHL games this season for Pittsburgh, tallying four points (1G-3A) and a plus-5 rating. He played in two games for the Penguins this week during his most recent recall, posting an even rating.