Pittsburgh, PA (Sports Network) - The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed forward
Eric Tangradi to a two-way contract for the 2012-13 season.
Tangradi, who will earn $726,000 at the NHL level, appeared in 24 games for
the Penguins last season. He picked up a pair of assists with 16 penalty
The 23-year-old Philadelphia native was acquired from Anaheim in a February
2009 trade. He has played 40 NHL games for the Penguins over the past three
seasons, notching a goal and five points.
Pittsburgh also inked defensemen Brian Strait, Robert Bortuzzo and Alex Grant
to one-year, two-way contracts.
Strait had one assist in nine games for the Penguins last season, while
Bortuzzo made his NHL debut last November and appeared in six games. Grant has
yet to play an NHL game.
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