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Source: Greg Southam/Edmonton Journal
The fans of the Pittsburgh Penguins were simply waiting for their team to select a player with the 50th overall pick they acquired from the San Jose Sharks for the rights to forward Tyler Kennedy. After a first round in which the Penguins did not pick a player because of their trade for Jarome Iginla, general manager Ray Shero traded the 50th overall pick and the 89th overall pick to the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for the 44th overall pick. With the 44th overall selection the draft, the Penguins chose goaltender Tristan Jarry. The 18 year-old goaltender played for the Edmonton Oil Kings of the WHL this past season and was ranked as the second/third best prospect at the position in this draft class. Jarry recorded a 18-7 record, 1.61 goals-against average, and a .936 save-percentage this season backing up Laurent Brossoit. His 6 shutouts was tied for the second most in the WHL. Jarry recorded a shutout in the 2013 CHL Top Prospects Game and was named the player of the game. Jarry is a very athletic goaltender with good size that has looked great when he has played. The only problem is that he has not played all that much since he has been a backup in Edmonton. Jarry will need to get more playing time in order to develop into a starting goaltender someday. With his great vision, he reads the play very well, which is one of the best aspects of his game. The Penguins clearly wanted Jarry since they traded up to get him.
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Tyler Kennedy was traded to San Jose today for a second round pick. [ tpn ]
We'll officially say farewell to TK tomorrow, but sit down for this quote.
Tk was quoted by CSN Bay Area:
“I’m not really sure. I thought I had a great playoff, and I’m kind of stumped,” said Kennedy, who had two goals and three assists in nine playoff games. “I’m really...
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The Pittsburgh Penguins just announced that they have made a trade with the San Jose Sharks 10 minutes before the start of the NHL Draft. The Sharks have acquired forward Tyler Kennedy in exchange for the 50th overall pick in the draft. The Penguins now have a second round pick, which is their highest one so far this year.
The Sharks went blue line with their first pick in the 2013 Draft on Sunday when they selected Swiss defenseman Mirco “I’m probably going to be called Marco a lot” Mueller with the 18th overall selection.
Here’s the scouting report from NHL Central Scouting:
“There isn’t any situation that he doesn’t play through or play well through. His hockey sense, read and anticipation...
Follow the picks, and the trades made at the 2013 NHL draft in Newark, N.J. All times ET
TRADE -- 2:55 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded forward Tyler Kennedy to the San Jose Sharks for a 2013 second-round pick.
NO. 1 PICK (Colorado Avalanche): C Nathan MacKinnon (Halifax Mooseheads).
NO. 2 PICK (Florida Panthers): C Aleksander Barkov (Tappara, Finnish Elite League)....
BREAKING NEWS: #Pens acquire 2013 2nd-round pick (50th overall) from San Jose in exchange for Tyler Kennedy
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) June 30, 2013
The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded Tyler Kennedy to the San Jose Sharks in return for their second pick in the 2013 NHL entry draft, the 50th pick overall. Kennedy was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round, 99th overall of the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. After being drafted, Kennedy played two seasons with Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds of the OHL. In 2010-2011, [...]
The San Jose Sharks acquired pending restricted free agent forward Tyler Kennedy from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a second-round pick in Sunday's draft.
The trade gives the Sharks depth up front that they were seeking and gives the Penguins a needed high pick after trading their first and second-rounders before the deadline for forward Jarome Iginla and defenseman Douglas Murray...
When the Sharks acquired Tyler Kennedy from the Penguins before the draft on Sunday, it seemed as if they were rightfully reinforcing their depth at forward.
So much for that.
It’s now likely Kennedy is going to be a (more expensive) replacement for T.J. Galiardi, who, Kevin Kurz reports is now being shopped around by the Sharks for a trade.
Galiardi, 25, is about to become a...
Of course, the Kris Letang contract negotiations/trade rumors/speculation/mudslinging festival continues.
Today, Ray Shero commented on the whole thing. From Penguins.NHL.com:
“There is a time to make a deal, time to sign a contract, agree on a contract or not agree on a contract,” Shero said. “There is a point in the negotiation where you have to make a decision...
Today was a big day for the Pittsburgh Penguins as well as the league in general. Though it hasn’t been finalized and announced yet, Kris Letang will be brought back for eight more years. Also, shortly before the draft started, Tyler Kennedy was traded to the San Jose Sharks to put the Penguins into the…
2:00 PM: We are officially one hour away from the beginning of the first round of the 2013 NHL Draft. The Colorado Avalanche still hold the first overall pick at the moment. The Pittsburgh Penguins are close to getting a deal done with defenseman Kris Letang and you can read more about that here. Also, the Penguins have been talking to other teams about Tyler Kennedy...
Calgary Flames With the trading away of Jarome Iginla, Jay Bouwmeester, and now Alex Tanguay, the Flames have officially entered the rebuilding phase that everyone was expecting for the past four years. With an estimated $18.5 million available in cap space, the Flames could be very active in the free agent market on Friday. But being entrenched in a rebuild [...]
This picture was taken on October 2, 2009.
When Tyler Kennedy was traded Sunday, he became the final member of the bizarre picture to be gone from the Penguins.
Alex Goligoski was first, traded on Februrary 21, 2011.
Max Talbot left the Penguins in free agency on July 1, 2011.
Jordan Staal was traded, June 22, 2012.
Tyler Kennedy was traded, June 29, 2013.