PENGUINS TRIM CAMP ROSTER BY SIX PLAYERS
The Pittsburgh Penguins trimmed their camp roster by six players, it was announced Tuesday by General Manager Ray Shero.The following players were released or re-assigned:
Forwards: Moises Gutierrez (re-assigned to Everett (WHL)), Jeff Kyrzakos (released).
Defensemen - Ryan Martinelli (re-assigned to London (OHL)), Jean-Philippe Paquet (re-assigned to Shawinigan (QMJHL)).
Goaltenders: Jean-Christophe Blanchard (re-assigned to Victoriaville (QMJHL)), Gabriel Bouthillette (released).
The Penguins will open training camp on Thursday with 50 players (28 forwards, 17 defensemen and five goaltenders) with the first on-ice practices to take place on Friday.