The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins are working the trade market to bring in some 3rd line help, according to general manager Jim Rutherford.
According to Jason Mackey of the Post-Gazette, Rutherford said the team is active on the market but pointed out that there will be no rush to make a move.
“We’ll continue to work on it,” Rutherford said.
“There’s a few options there. We’ll see what happens here in the next little while. But, again, it’s what I said all along.
If there’s somebody that we feel fits what we’re looking for, we’ll do it. If not, we’re going to wait until that time comes.”
With the losses of Matt Cullen, who signed with Minnesota, and Nick Bonino, who signed with Nashville, the Penguins have some holes to fill.
Bruins Place Jesse Gabrielle On Unconditional Waivers
Gabrielle, 21, played his entire season in the ECHL, but his season was cut short after suffering another concussion back in March, his third head injury since training camp.
Gabrielle will now become an unrestricted free agent.
Hurricanes’ Andrei Svechnikov In Concussion Protocol
Andrei Svenchnikov is currently in the concussion protocol following his fight with Capitals’ star Alex Ovechkin during last night’s game, which saw Svenchnikov knocked out during the fight.
Hurricanes’ head coach Rod Brind’Amour doesn’t expect Svechnikov to play in game four on Thursday night, according to the Washington Post’s Isabelle Khurshudyan.
Rangers Agree to Terms With Vitali Kravtsov, Igor Shestyorkin
The prospects’ deals won’t be officially registered until their current KHL contracts officially expire at the end of the month.
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