The Pittsburgh Penguins made the following moves to set their 23-man regular-season roster, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
The Penguins assigned left wing Eric Tangradi
to Wheeling of the ECHL and defenseman Simon Despres
to Saint John of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Pittsburgh also placed forward Casey Pierro-Zabotel and defenseman Alex Grant
on the injured reserve list and center Jordan Staal
on the injured-non roster list.
The Penguins recalled goaltender Patrick Killeen
The transactions set the team’s 23-man roster: 13 forwards; seven defensemen; and three goaltenders.