Penguins Re-Assign Forwards Chris Conner, Nick Johnson
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The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned forwards Chris Conner and Nick Johnson to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Conner, who was recalled Monday and played that night in the Penguins’ 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers, recorded his first career two-goal game, including the game-winning tally.
Johnson saw action in three games with Pittsburgh. He made his NHL debut, and scored his first career goal, against Washington Jan. 21.