The Pittsburgh Penguins reduced their training camp roster by 13, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Eleven players were assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League. Two were returned to their junior teams.
Joining Wilkes-Barre/Scranton are forwards Brandon DeFazio, Brian Gibbons
, Ben Street, Paul Thompson
and Geoff Walker; defensemen Simon Despres
, Alex Grant
, Joey Mormina, Philip Samuelsson
and Carl Sneep
; and goaltender Patrick Killeen
Forwards Tom Kuhnhackl
(Windsor, Ontario Hockey League) and Dominik Uher
(Spokane, Western Hockey League) were returned to their respective junior teams.
The Penguins have 42 players remaining on their training camp roster (27 forwards; 13 defensemen; 4 goaltenders).