The Penguins signed Teddy Blueger to a two-year extension worth $1.5M ($750K AAV).
Blueger was a second-round pick (No. 52 overall) in 2012 and had a great start in the AHL last year. The 24-year-old opened the season with 39 points (21G / 18A) in 45 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton before being promoted to Pittsburgh. Blueger had 10 points (6G / 4A) in 28 NHL games and is a lock for the Penguins bottom-6 to start 2020.
Blueger has been recalled from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) on an emergency basis.
Source: @Penguins 02/27/19, 5:19 pm EST
The Penguins recalled Teddy Blueger from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton (AHL) on Tuesday.
Blueger, 24, was a second-round pick (No.52 overall) in 2012 and could make his NHL debut on Wednesday after 179 career games in the AHL. Blueger leads Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in points, scoring 21 goals with 18 assists (39 points) in 45 games.