Found December 22, 2011 on Committed Indians:
With three 20-year-olds in the lineup, the Blackhawks overwhelmed the visiting Montreal Canadiens at the United Center on Wednesday night. Brandon Pirri, one of the 20-year-olds who was recalled from Rockford before the game, was phenomenal. He replaced Marcus Kruger … Continue reading →

Brandon Pirri Recalled, Daniel Carcillo to IR

On Wednesday morning, the Chicago Blackhawks made two roster moves. Daniel Carcillo was placed on IR, and Brandon Pirri was called up from Rockford. Pirri, 20, has appeared in one regular-season game with Chicago this year, collecting his first National … Continue reading →

Blackhawks recall C Pirri, place Carcillo on IR

The Chicago Blackhawks recalled center Brandon Pirri and placed forward Dan Carcillo on injured reserve.

Blackhawks assign Morin and Pirri to Rockford, assign McLean to Canada's Spengler Cup team

Morin The Chicago Blackhawks have assigned forwards Jeremy Morin and Brandon Pirri to the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs, and have loaned forwa...

Pittsburgh Penguins’ Deryk Engelland will meet with Brendan Shanahan to discuss hit on Marcus Kruger

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ Deryk Engelland may very well see a slap on the wrist and a couple of games off the ice after a questionable hit against the Chicago Blackhawks’ Marcus Kruger. Just nine minutes into the first period, Engelland sized up Kruger along the boards and made a borderline jumping motion, knocking down the rookie centre for the Blackhawks. TSN panel...

Watch: Penguins' Deryk Engelland goes high on Blackhawks' Marcus Kruger

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Penguins' Engelland: No issue with suspension

Penguins defenseman Derek Engelland took no issue Friday with the three-game suspension the NHL issued for his head shot on Chicago center Marcus Kruger earlier in the week.

Penguins D Engelland suspended three games

The NHL has suspended Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland three games for a hit to the head of Chicago Blackhawks forward Marcus Kruger earlier this week.Engelland ran into Kruger in the first period of Tuesday's los to the Blackhawks, making contact with his head.Kruger suffered a concussion and has yet to return. League disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan said in his...

Penguins' Engelland gets 3 games for Kruger hit

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland was suspended for three games by the league Thursday for his hit on Chicago Blackhawks center Marcus Kruger

John Toperzer: GAMEDAY! Pens Take On High-Flying Jets

Pens (19-11-4, 9-8-2 Road) at Jets (16-13-5, 12-5-1 Home), 8:30 pm EDT, MTS Centre Follow me on Twitter @JohnToperzer Deryk Engelland was indeed suspended three games for his check on Chicago’s Marcus Kruger, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports. Punishment czar, Brendan Shanahan, had this to say about Engelland’s hit. "Although Engelland has Kruger lined...

Rangers-Islanders in review

Happy Festivus, everyone! Tonight, with the Flyers in town, we will air grievances and have feats of strength. Get the pole. Kruger, you couldn’t smooth a silk sheet if you had a date with a hot babe … “I lost my train of thought.” —Frank Costanza —————————— Thoughts: 1) I know that Brandon Dubinsky has been really up and down, mostly...

Penguins' Engelland gets a three-game ban

Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland was suspended for his hit on Chicago's Marcus Kruger Consol Energy Center.
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