Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins
Robert Bortuzzo
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RobertBortuzzo
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
SHOOTS: Right
WEIGHT: 215
BIRTHDATE: 03/18/1989
AGE: 25
BIRTHPLACE: Thunder Bay, ON, CAN
DRAFTED: PIT: 2007-78 overall
(Pronounced Bore-TOO-zo)

Big-sized defenseman is reliable in his own zone and makes a good 1st pass.

Played past 2 seasons with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.

Helped WBS surrender the fewest goals (183) in the American Hockey League (AHL) in 2010-11.

Boasted a plus-28 rating and 26 points (4G-22A) in 79 games in 2010-11.

Played 3 years with Kitchener of the Ontario Hockey League from 2006-09, appearing in 138 regular-season games and 27 postseason contests.

Signed through 2011-12 season.