By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
This was inspired by Robert Bortuzzo, or more specifically, my inability to find any articles I wanted when I was trying to write about Bortuzzo. Also, a head nod to not enough sleep and too much coffee last Thursday morning.
So anyways, I lost my mind last week and started thinking about how Bortuzzo reminded me of Ron Weasley. He’s young, talented...
Why has Deryk Engelland been playing instead of Robert Bortuzzo?
Robert Bortuzzo is one of the Pittsburgh Penguins top defensive prospects, and has shown that he has the skill set and maturity level of many of his counterparts such as Olli Maata and, to a lesser extent, Simon Despres.
Why then, has he been a healthy scratch the last two games, in addition to a handful of games at...
When Penguins defenseman Robert Bortuzzo signed a new two-year $1.2 million deal this summer it did a lot of things for him.
One of those things was making sure he got to stay in the organization that drafted him as Rob Rossi of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review shares.
“Relieved actually” Bortuzzo said Saturday during a players-organized workout at Consol Energy Center. “Getting...
Photo Credit: Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The Pittsburgh Penguins avoided arbitration with defenseman Robert Bortuzzo by agreeing to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $600,000.
Bortuzzo recorded four points (2G, 2A) in his first full NHL season with the Penguins last season. He also recorded four points (1G, 3A) with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American...
Not content to sit around idle until his projected August 1st arbitration date, the Penguins and defender Robert Bortuzzo have reached a deal that seems to make everyone happy.
Bortuzzo and Dupuis Celebrate(Peter Diana/Post Gazette)
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Tensions are running high around the NHL with several teams battling for playoff position. One of those teams, the Otta…
Via Pens.com yesterday. Bort has some ups
This video may have been the whitest thing ever.
It’s been a pretty good year for rookie Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Robert Bortuzzo. He scored his first NHL goal back in February, and then there’s this little gem of a video clip. He and some teammates are getting some shoot-around time at an empty Wells-Fargo Arena (home of rival Philadelphia Flyers, and the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers), and then the 6’4″ Bortuzzo throws...
From Mike W.
Here is Zac Rinaldo targetting Robert Bortuzzo's head.
So far Rinaldo has not faced the league and most likely he won't. Apparently King Shanaban is too making out with himself to care.
The Penguins today returned defenseman Robert Bortuzzo to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.