PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) – Following a busy weekend for the Pittsburgh Penguins, General Manager Ray Shero, joined the Fan Morning Show to break down his picks and transactions.
Ray pulled the trigger on the difficult deal that saw Jordan Staal traded to Carolina. He tells us that the move would not have been made had the Penguins not received Brandon Sutter as an immediate return.READ MORE: Pool At Lt. Governor's Residence Will Once Again Be Used To Teach Kids To Swim
Ray also talks about the future prospects that the Penguins received in Brian Dumoulin, and the 8th overall pick this year in Derrick Pouliot, and how they will continue to give the Penguins great defensive depth.READ MORE: Stalemate Breaks On To-Go Mixed Drinks For Pennsylvania Bars, Restaurants
Paul Martin did not have his best season. Ray tells the show, “I’m not looking to trade Paul Martin,” and that he expects him to have a much better season than last year.
We also get a clarification that you might want to hear about why Ray brought in Tomas Vokoun to back up Marc-Andre Fleury.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra To Have Live Audiences For Return To Heinz Hall In September
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