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Penguins sign defenseman Mikkelson to two-way contract

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By Josh Yohe
Friday, July 19, 2013, 11:45 a.m.

The Penguins signed defenseman Brendan Mikkelson to a two-way contract worth $550,000 at the NHL level.

Mikkelson, 26, appeared in four games with the Lightning last season.

He was Anaheim's first pick in the second round of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

Mikkelson also has seen NHL time with the Flames and Ducks.

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