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Brandon Pirri, Center
The 22 year-old center was acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks for a third-round pick in 2014 and a fifth-round pick in 2016. Pirri was the 59th overall pick in the 2009 draft by Chicago with Dale Tallon as General Manager. He led the AHL in points with 75 while playing for the Rockford Icehogs last season....
The Chicago Blackhawks lack depth at center. The organization isn’t blessed with many front-line prospects on the cusp of playing in the NHL.So general manager Stan Bowman’s decision to send center Brandon Pirri to the Panthers for a 2014 third-round draft pick, and a 2016 fifth-round draft pick was a bit surprising.Pirri led the American Hockey League in scoring last season...
Brandon Pirri took a big step backward in the standings Sunday when he was traded from the Chicago Blackhawks to the Florida Panthers in exchange for two draft picks.
The Blackhawks own the second-best record in the NHL, while the Panthers are tied for the third-worst mark.
The Blackhawks will receive a third-round pick in this year's draft and a fifth-rounder in 2016.
Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon is getting a second chance to build the team he never got to.
Tallon acquired center Brandon Pirri from the Chicago Blackhawks for Florida's third-round choice in 2014 and its fifth-round selection in 2016.
Pirri is expected to join the Panthers on the road in Boston for Tuesday night's contest against the Bruins.
The Florida Panthers and the Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to a deal. This will be the second deal these two teams agree to so far this season after the Panthers traded Kris Versteeg earlier this season.
Brandon Pirri is the young man that will be headed to Florida. Pirri has appeared in 28 games this season and has 11 points. He is only 22...
On Sunday evening, the Blackhawks traded center Brandon Pirri to the Florida Panthers for Florida’s third round draft choice in the 2014 National Hockey League draft and Florida’s fifth round choice in the 2016 NHL Entry draft. Pirri, 22, had … Continue reading →The post Brandon Pirri Traded to Florida appeared first on Committed Indians.
This season's been a roller coaster for Brandon Pirri.
He made the Blackhawks' roster out of training camp and later found himself sent down, recalled, sent down again, recalled again and scratched. The Blackhawks most recently sent him back to Rockford when they traded for Pierre-Marc Bouchard and Peter Regin just before the Olympic break.
With the addition of Regin filling...
Brandon Pirri of the Rockford IceHogs scored twice and added an assist to lead the American Hockey League All-Stars to a 7-2 victory over Sweden's Farjestad BK on Wednesday night in the AHL All-Star game.
Pirri was selected the game MVP
''It was a lot of fun tonight,'' the Chicago Blackhawks' prospect said. ''My linemates played a big part in it...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago
Chicago Blackhawks Hockey – Chicago Blackhawks center, Brandon Pirri has had his shot again this season to prove himself as a worthy roster member as the second line center, but he has not been up to Blackhawks’ standards. With his performance it is likely that Pirri may not be finishing this season with the Hawks.
Sent Back to Rockford
Even with 35 games with the Blackhawks...
On Monday morning the Blackhawks announced that center Brandon Pirri has been recalled from Rockford. In 24 games with the Hawks earlier this year, Pirri scored six goals and was credited with five assists. In 16 games with Rockford, he … Continue reading →The post Blackhawks Recall Brandon Pirri appeared first on Committed Indians.