May 17, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) celebrates with left wing Chris Kunitz (14) and defenseman Kris Letang (58) after Crosby scored his second goal against the Ottawa Senators during the first period in game two of the second round of the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs at CONSOL Energy Center. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

Report: Pens Invite 54 Players To Camp

 

The Pittsburgh Penguins and general manager Ray Shero announced today that have invited 54 players to training camp, scheduled to commence Wednesday – according to the team’s website.

There were 30 forwards, 18 defensemen and six goaltenders listed on the camp roster.

The usual suspects are of course attending — Pascal Dupuis, Sidney Crosby, Chris Kunitz, Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin, James Neal — but there is also quite a few prospects who played in this past weekends rookie tournament invited.

Here’s the complete roster:

Forwards

  • Craig Adams, RW
  • Beau Bennett, RW
  • Chris Conner, RW
  • Sidney Crosby, C
  • Matt D’Agostini, RW
  • Jean-Sebastien Dea, C
  • Nick Drazenovic, C
  • Pascal Dupuis, RW
  • Andrew Ebbett, C
  • Bobby Farnham, LW
  • Brian Gibbons, C
  • Tanner Glass, LW
  • Dustin Jeffrey, LW
  • Jussi Jokinen, LW
  • Tom Kostopoulos, RW
  • Tom Kuhnackl, LW
  • Chris Kunitz, LW
  • Pierre-Luc Letourneau-Leblond, RW
  • Steve MacIntyre, LW
  • Evgeni Malkin, C
  • Matia Marcantuoni, C
  • Jayson Megna, C
  • James Neal, LW
  • Adam Payerl, RW
  • Zach Sill, C
  • Brandon Sutter, C
  • Paul Thompson, RW
  • Dominik Uher, LW
  • Joe Vitale, C
  • Harry Zolnierczyk, LW

Defensemen

  • Robert Bortuzzo
  • Nick D’Agostino
  • Simon Despres
  • Brian Dumoulin
  • Deryk Engelland
  • Scott Harrington
  • Kris Letang
  • Olli Maatta
  • Paul Martin
  • Reid McNeill
  • Brendan Mikkelson
  • Matt Niskanen
  • Brooks Orpik
  • Derrick Pouliot
  • Harrison Ruopp
  • Philip Samuelsson
  • Rob Scuderi
  • Clark Seymour

Goaltenders

  • Marc-Andre Fleury
  • Eric Hartzell
  • Tristan Jarry
  • Matt Murray
  • Tomas Vokoun
  • Jeff Zatkoff

Pittsburgh will hold practice sessions and a scrimmage Saturday, Sept. 14, at the CONSOL Energy Center — which will be open to the public.

Their first official on-ice practice is set for Thursday, Sept. 12.

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