Day 5 Practice Notes

The players went through about 30 minutes of practice drills before Saturday’s drills. One intriguing drill was a 1-on-1 drill where a defenseman would go up against three forwards in the course of one sequence. Drill Description: One forward would start in the right face-off circle with the puck and go 1-on-1 against a defender.

Penguins Prospect Camp: Day 2

The Penguins prospects went through their second skating session this afternoon, which had a strong emphasis on instruction, attention to details as head coach Dan Bylsma ran the practice. Scouting Report From Day 2

Scouting Reports Day 1: Defensemen

Brian Strait, Age 21 Height: 6-1 Weight: 200 lbs 2006, 3rd round pick *Notes from today’s Skate – Among the most disappointing players on day 1 – Has below average speed – Struggled during the 1-on-1 drills; Was beat by Eric Tangradi and Nick Petersen consecutively – Relied too much on his upper body strength