The Pittsburgh Penguins reduced their training camp roster by 11 players, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Forwards Chris Conner, Nick Johnson, Brett Sterling, Joe Vitale
and Tim Wallace, defensemen Robert Bortuzzo
, Corey Potter, Brian Strait
and Steve Wagner and goaltenders John Curry and Brad Thiessen
were assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Conner, Curry, Potter, Sterling, Wagner and Wallace will have to clear waivers by Thursday at noon before joining WBS.
The transaction leaves 30 players on the Penguins’ roster: 18 forwards; 10 defensemen; and two goaltenders.