PITTSBURGH (93-7 The FAN) – The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced the signing of second-round draft pick Daniel Sprong.
According to the team, the 18-year-old right winger signed a three-year deal Friday. The Penguins selected Sprong with the 46th overall pick in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.READ MORE: 100-Foot Slides At Mammoth Park To Reopen This Week
In 2014, Sprong played in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League for the Charlottetown Islanders, where he appeared in 68 games, scoring 39 goals and tallying 49 assists.READ MORE: Assistant Marching Band Director At Pennsylvania High School Charged With Distributing And Possessing Child Porn
The 6-foot, 180-pound Sprong will take part in the Penguins rookie tournament in September.MORE NEWS: Pennsylvania Lawmaker Introduces Bill That Makes It Illegal For Any Employer To Require Workers To Be Vaccinated