Penguins reduce their training camp roster to 27 players
The Penguins made their second round of cuts from training on Monday.
The following players were assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League:
Forwards: Andrew Agozzino, Justin Almeida, Anthony Angello, Kasper Bjorkqvist, Joseph Blandisi, Joseph Cramarossa, Thomas Di Pauli, Ryan Haggerty, Sam Lafferty, Jake Lucchini, Sam Miletic, Oula Palve.
Defensemen: Niclas Almari, Kevin Czuczman, Pierre-Olivier Joseph, David Warsofsky.
Goaltender: Emil Larmi.
Agozzino, Blandisi, Cramarossa, Czuczman, Di Pauli, Haggerty and Warsofsky must clear waivers by noon on Tuesday before reporting to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Forwards Sam Poulin (Sherbrooke of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League) and Nathan Legare (Baie-Comeau, QMJHL) were returned to their junior teams. Poulin and Legare were the team’s first- and third-round selections in this year’s draft, respectively.
With today’s cuts, the team’s roster stands at 27 players. NHL rosters may not exceed 23 active players once the regular season begins.
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