The Pittsburgh Penguins today reduced their roster by eight, sending the following players to Wilkes Barre/Scranton:
Forwards: Adam Payerl, Jayson Megna, Nick Drazenovic, Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond, Steve MacIntyre
Defensemen: Scott Harrington, Philip Samuelsson, Brendan Mikkelson
35 Players (20 Forwards, 12 defensemen, 3 goaltenders) remain camp. The team plans to make around 10 more cuts before the team heads to West Point (September 27-29) for a three day camp.
Top prospects Olli Maatta and Derrick Pouliot remain with the team and are expected to be in the lineup tomorrow night.