The Pittsburgh Penguins have assigned forwards Carter Rowney and Jake Guentzel to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
Both players had suited up for each of Pittsburgh's first five preseason games, with Rowney tying for the team lead with two goals.
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The Penguins host the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday, October 8 at 3 p.m. in the sixth annual 'Free Game for Kids' at PPG Paints Arena. Over 18,000 tickets for the game have been distributed to local youth hockey and kids organizations.