Shero’s close working relationship with Allan Walsh could pay dividends in free agency

 

When Miroslav Satan was demoted to Wilkes Barre on March 4th, it was widely believed that Satan’s days with the Penguins were over. Just over two months later, Satan is playing a part in the Penguins success in the playoffs. Thanks to the work of his agent Allan Walsh who played an instrumental role in the whole situation, Satan accepted the Penguins demotion to Wilkes Barre. Walsh and Satan took Ray Shero’s “word” that Satan would be called up for playoffs and the Penguins indicated to Satan’s camp that Satan would be giving an opportunity to get back into the lineup during the playoffs. Walsh and Shero have a close working relationship as Walsh represents Marc Andre Fleury, Petr Sykora, Ruslan Fedotenko, Pascal Dupuis and Miroslav Satan. Sources tell me this close “working relationship” between Shero, Walsh could pay dividends for the Penguins in

Satan on re-entry waivers, will join team today

 

As expected forward Miroslav Satan will join the Penguins for the playoffs. Satan has been placed on re-entry waivers and will join the team on Friday. Satan will travel with the team to Montreal this weekend according to a team source. The plan since the Penguins re-assigned Satan, was to bring him up for the playoffs where there is no salary cap. During the negotiations between agent Allan Walsh and Penguins brass,