MacKinnon Promoted to Director of Pro Scouting
Executive Vice President and General Manager
MacKinnon began his first year with the Penguins during the 2006-07 season as a professional scout. Previously, he had spent six seasons with the Nashville Predators, four as a professional scout and two as a scouting coordinator.
The Penguins extended the contracts of professional scout Kevin Stevens; amateur scouts Brian Fitzgerald, Chuck Grillo, Jim Madigan, Wayne Meier, Darryl Plandowski, Matt Recchi; and European scouts Patrik Allvin and Robert Neuhauser.
Bill O’Flaherty has left the organization to become the director of professional scouting for the Florida Panthers. The 2006-07 season was his first with the Penguins. Prior to his stint with the Penguins, he was the Director of Player Personnel with the Los Angeles Kings since 1997.