Penguins Sign Goaltender Ty Conklin
The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed goaltender Ty Conklin, it was announced today by Assistant General Manager
Conklin, 31, split the 2006-07 season between the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Buffalo Sabres, playing in 16 games with a 3.34 goals-against average and a .897 save percentage. He appeared in 11 games with the Blue Jackets, recording a 3.30 GAA and a .871 save percentage. With
The 6-0, 185 pound native of
He has also suited up for 99 career American Hockey League games with the Hamilton Bulldogs, Hartford Wolf Pack and Syracuse Crunch, recording a 37-39-15 record with a 2.74 GAA and a .913 save percentage.
Conklin was originally signed by
A two-time member of the Hockey East First All-Star Team, Conklin was named to the NCAA East First All-American Team in 2001 when he ranked fourth in the nation with a 2.05 GAA and seventh with a .920 save percentage, and was named a Hobey Baker Award finalist.
Conklin represented Team