Penguins claim Chris Bourque; lose Bissonnette on waivers

SouthPointe, PA — The Pittsburgh Penguins had concern that Paul Bissonnette would be claimed on waivers and that has been the case as the team confirmed following today’s practice that Bissonnette was claimed by the Phoenix Coyotes. Bissonnette being claimed should not come as much of a surprise. Ryan Bayda, Nate Guenin, Chris Conner, and


Penguins training camp is winding down, and most of the guys you expert analysts out there figured had a shot are now apartment-hunting in Wilkes-Barre, and with multiple levels of disgust. The lone remaining people’s choice is winger Chris Conner, but the only way Conner sticks is if the Penguins can’t agree to a contract

Source: Penguins to recall Bissonnette and Jeffrey

According to a source, the Penguins are expected to recall Dustin Jeffrey and Paul Bissonnette for tonight’s game against the New Jersey Devils. Bissonnette 23, made the Penguins roster out of training camp and appeared in 6 games for the Penguins. In 16 games with the Wilkes Barre/Scranton Penguins, Bissonnette recorded 6 points and 82

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Not much going on in the rumor mill with the Roster Freeze being tomorrow but here’s the latest buzz

Penguins to re-assign Richmond and James

More to come. Team to take 25 players to SwedenThe 25-man roster for the Sweden trip includes 15 forwards, seven defensemen and three goaltenders. The forwards are Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Jordan Staal, Petr Sykora, Miroslav Satan, Ruslan Fedotekno, Matt Cooke, Max Talbot, Tyler Kennedy, Pascal Dupuis, Eric Godard, Jeff Taffe, Janne Pesonen, Bill Thomas

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The Penguins have a 12:00 p.m. practice today before they depart for a 10 day trip to Stockholm, Sweden. The Penguins are coming off of a 5-4 win Toronto last night and will make their final cuts today. Read more for the latest insight