Devils claim David Warsofsky

The New Jersey Devils have claimed defenseman David Warsofsky off waivers.

 

Lineup News: Fleury in goal, Sheary out

Penguins goaltender Marc Andre Fleury will start in goal tonight vs the Arizona Coyotes, head coach Mike Sullivan confirmed.

Conor Sheary has been ruled out due to injury.

 

Marc Andre Fleury first goaltender off

Goaltender Marc Andre Fleury was the first goaltender off from the morning skate, a likely indication he will start tonight vs the Arizona Coyotes.

Matthew Murray is also participating in the skate. Goaltender Jeff Zatkoff who the Penguins are trying to trade did not skate.

 

Gerrit Cole pissed about 2016 Salary

Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole who emerged as an All-Star last season, is not happy about his 2016 salary and went public with it. Cole tells the Tribune-Review the Pirates initial offer last week was $538,000, less than what he made last year. Cole “grudgingly” today signed for $541,000, according to the paper.

If Cole didn’t accept the offer, the Pirates threatened to reduce the offer to the league minimum which is $507,000. “They even threatened a salary reduction to the league minimum if I did not agree,” Cole told the Trib.