Pens Labyrinth Daily: Prospects, Bryan Rust and More

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 14: Bryan Rust
PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 14: Bryan Rust /

Pens Labyrinth Daily: Checking out the Penguins’ top prospect profiles, Bryan-Rust reflects on his two Stanley Cups with the Penguins and more!

Good morning, Penguins fans! Grab your coffee and enjoy all the trending Penguins news straight from Pittsburgh and from around the league.

22 days from now, the Pittsburgh Penguins will take the ice for their first preseason game on Sept. 19 against the Buffalo Sabres at KeyBank Center. No worries, though, the Pens will hit home ice the following day, Sept. 20, against the Detroit Red Wings.

Pittsburgh Penguins Daily:

Penguins’ Top Prospects

The Pittsburgh Penguins have an arsenal of talented prospects behind them. Here, Last Word on Hockey goes over some of the Pens’ top prospects, including new additions like Zach Aston-Reese. [Last Word on Hockey]

Rust Celebrates With the Stanley Cup

Bryan Rust spent his day with the Stanley Cup locally in his home state of Michigan. Even after winning two straight Stanley Cups, Rust expresses how lucky he feels to have the opportunity to play and compete with the Penguins. Read about Rust here. [C and G News]

From Around the League:

New Jersey Devils Win Will Butcher Sweepstakes

The New Jersey Devils have ended the Will Butcher sweepstakes by signing the forward to an entry-level contract on Sunday. After meeting with several teams, including the Pittsburgh Penguins, the NCAA free agent announced that he would sign with the New Jersey Devils. [Pucks and Pitchforks]

New York Islanders’ Rookie Ratings

The New York Islanders’ 2017-18 roster is set to have a few rookies on it. The team over at Eyes on Isles did all the hard work to rank all of the rookies that will make an appearance for the Islanders next season. Check in here to see how the rookies will add up and what they’ll do for the team. [Eyes on Isles]

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