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Thorburn retires after 16 pro seasons

The St. Louis Blues announced today that Chris Thorburn has officially announced his retirement from professional hockey following a 16-year career that included 251 games in the American Hockey League.

Penguins re-sign Lizotte

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have signed defenseman Jon Lizotte to an American Hockey League contract for the 2020-21 season.

Penguins’ Sexton announces retirement

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins forward Ben Sexton announced his retirement from pro hockey on Saturday. The 28-year-old Sexton, who had not played in 2019-20 due to a concussion, skated in 200 AHL games with the Penguins, Belleville Senators, Albany Devils and Providence Bruins over parts of six seasons. Sexton was Belleville’s team winner of the IOA/American Specialty […]

Cassels makes most of expanded role

When you’re able to neutralize the future face of the NHL, perhaps it isn’t surprising the initial focus was on Cole Cassels’ defensive ability.

Size, grit have helped Angello succeed with Pens

As a gangly kid growing up just down the road from Syracuse University, Anthony Angello may have appeared to be destined to hit the hardwood for the Orange eventually. There was only one small problem: He was terrible at basketball.

Penguins trade for Barber, Varone

The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forwards Riley Barber and Phil Varone from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for forwards Joseph Blandisi and Jake Lucchini.