Simon Despres 47 | Defense

Pittsburgh Penguins

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Fri. July 18, 2014 Subscribe 
News: The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Despres to a two-year contract worth $900,000 per season. Impact: The 22-year-old Despres appeared in a career-high 22 games for the Penguins last season, finishing with five assists. He scored six goals and added 16 assists in 36 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League. His plus/minus ratio of plus-19 led the team.(STATS, 4:53pm)
Fri. July 18, 2014
News: Despres signed a two-year, $1.8 million deal with the Penguins on Friday. Impact: The 22-year-old defenseman split time between Pittsburgh and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL last season. He appeared in 34 games for the Pens, notching five assists. Despres was WBS' leader in plus/minus (plus-19) and set a career high with 22 points.(RotoWire, )
Simon Despres
2013-14 Season
G
0
A
5
PTS
5
+/-
4
Bio
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 214  Age: 23
Born: 7/27/1991, Laval, Quebec
Shoots: left
Drafted: 2009 - Rd 1
(30th overall by the Penguins)
Injury Status
No Current Injury