October 27, 2011; Pittsburgh,PA, USA: Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Ray Shero at the press conference announcing the 2012 NHL draft will take on June 22 and 23, 2012 at the CONSOL Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE

Pens Trade Goalie Patrick Killeen To Blue Jackets For Future Considerations


 

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced that they have traded goalie Patrick Killeen to the Columbus Blue Jackets for future considerations – according to the Pens’ Twitter handle.

Killeen, 22, was drafted in the sixth-round (180th overall) of 2008 by the Pens and has yet to reach the NHL.

The young goaltender has played 35 games between the Wheeling Nailers and the Orlando Solar Bears, stopping 877 saves so far this season.

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