Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Pittsburgh Penguins forward Chris Conner
is expected to miss the next 6-to-8 weeks with a hand injury which will
Pens head coach Dan Bylsma made the announcement after a Thursday practice
Conner, a Michigan Tech product, has picked up four goals and five points in
19 games for Pittsburgh this season.
In other roster news, the Penguins claimed forward Taylor Pyatt off waivers
from the New York Rangers.
Pyatt, 32, recorded just one assist in 22 games for the Blueshirts this year.
A veteran of 825 NHL contests for the Sabres, Canucks, Coyotes and Rangers, he
has totaled 136 goals and 140 assists.
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