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  1. Phil Kessel's Toronto Career Forever Memorialized In Jamaican Sports BarRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    Phil Kessel won a Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins earlier this month. He won the Cup in his first season after being run out of Toronto where he spent the previous 6 years of his career.

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  2. Penguins don't make qualifying offers to Schultz, 6 minor-leaguersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Erie Times News

    ... Erixon to a one-year, two-way contract. Erixon, a 25-year-old former first-round pick, came from Toronto in the Phil Kessel trade. He had three goals and 17 assists in 65 games with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton last season, adding two goals and four ...

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  3. Penguins re-sign d-man ErixonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | MSNBC

    ... of the Calgary Flames, Erixon came to the Pittsburgh organization from the Maple Leafs as part of last summer's Phil Kessel trade . He's also been a Ranger, a Blackhawk and a Blue Jacket. Well, the Penguins have a couple of free agents on the blue ...

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  4. Pittsburgh Penguins: Jim Rutherford deserving of GM of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Year since Ray Shero back in 2013. The workings toward this award began nearly a year ago on July 1, 2015, when Phil Kessel became a Penguin. Perhaps the most surprising move of the off-season last year came with the addition of Kessel. The former ...

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  5. Post-draft NHL Power RankingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Isportsweb.com

    ... round pick from 2012, similar to what Murray did to Marc-Andre Fleury. The Pens gladly gave up earlier picks for Phil Kessel. He, of course, helped Pittsburgh to a Stanley Cup while the Maple Leafs took the 30th pick, although they turned it into ...

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  6. Empty Netter Assists - Penguins land Gustavsson - 06-26-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... "fresh start" type of trade for both players. Harrington was a spare part in the deal which brought right winger Phil Kessel to the Penguins last offseason. He never quite gained traction in Toronto. A steady defensive type of defenseman, he could ...

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  7. Blue Jackets trade Rychel to Maple Leafs for HarringtonRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 25 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... Maple Leafs and registered one assist. Toronto acquired him from Pittsburgh a year ago in the trade that sent Phil Kessel to the eventual Stanley Cup champions. Columbus general manager Jarmo Kekalainen said the team was excited to add a defenseman ...

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  8. Fleury's future still uncertain as potential trade partner looks elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Post-gazette.com

    ... nothing to do with anything we were doing." The Penguins, who sent their first-round choice to Toronto in the Phil Kessel deal last summer, sat quietly at their table as the Elliott deal was announced - indeed, as all Round 1 played out. There was ...

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  9. Draft blogRead the original story

    Friday Jun 24 | PittsburghLive.com

    - A year ago at this time, the Penguins' draft table was a tense place, what with the Phil Kessel trade on the horizon and all. So far this evening, team executives have been chatting amiably and accepting congratulations and whatnot. This might be ...

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  10. Pens push series to Game 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Daily Camera

    Sidney Crosby had a goal and an assist, and Phil Kessel, Kris Letang, Bryan Rust and Nick Bonino also scored Tuesday night in a 5-2 victory that evened the best-of-seven series at three games. Game 7 is Thursday night, with the Penguins hoping to reach the Stanley Cup Final for the first time since 2009 and the Lightning looking to advance to the Cup Final for the second straight year.

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  11. Rutherford: 'Going to stick to' Fleury and Murray - 06-24-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford has had a quiet night to this point in the first round of the NHL draft. Having dealt away their first-round pick in this year's draft last offseason as part of the deal which brought Phil Kessel to the Penguins, Rutherford and his lieutenants have sat idly at their table on the floor of First Niagara Center.

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  12. 30 Thoughts speculates on Marc-Andre Fleury, Nick Bonino, free agency, and the Penguins' influenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Pensburgh

    ... Michael Grabner. won the series was the Penguins' ability to put Sidney Crosby one line, Malkin on another and Phil Kessel on a third. The Sharks couldn't handle all three. Don't think other teams missed that. According to Friedman, the Dallas Stars ...

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  13. Waiting game is toughest test for Otters at draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Erie Times News

    ... Read the Shootout hockey blog at blogs.GoErie.com/shootout and post comments. - Penguins traded the pick in the Phil Kessel deal last July; became a first-round pick when Pittsburgh made the 2016 playoffs.

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  14. Penguins look to replenish prospect pool at NHL DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    It's eight picks fewer than the normal complement, thanks to a series of trades that acquired players ranging from Phil Kessel to Marcel Goc in a win-now philosophy designed to compete for a Stanley Cup. The philosophy yielded a championship this month, and the exodus of draft picks has slowed in recent years under general manager Jim Rutherford, who largely has resisted the temptation to mortgage the team's future.

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  15. It might be a quiet evening for Penguins at NHL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Post-gazette.com

    ... from the Penguins on Draft Day 2012 and he worked out a blockbuster deal with Toronto last summer to acquire Phil Kessel. While Rutherford's trades don't always work out as planned - he gave up Brandon Sutter (later traded for Nick Bonino), Brian ...

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  16. Malkin won't need elbow surgery, will rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | ESPN

    ... in only 57 games but registering 58 points. He had 18 points in the playoffs, good for third on the team behind Phil Kessel (22) and Sidney Crosby (19).

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  17. PPPredictions Review: How wrong were we?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Pension Plan Puppets

    ... being too clever. We were all over the place for GM of the Year, but Clrk picked him pre-season "for stealing Phil Kessel " and it stands as Phil led the Penguins in scoring on his way to a Stanley Cup . There are the results, feel free to select ...

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  18. No 1st-round pick no problem for PenguinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    That's partially the reality that comes with the Penguins' lack of a first-round pick for Friday: They gave it up to Toronto in the trade that netted Phil Kessel. That's more so the nature of landing last in the selection order as the Stanley Cup champion "" Rutherford's first opportunity to draft someone comes at No.

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  19. Penguins' Jim Rutherford chosen NHL's top GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... and coaching change that ultimately helped the Penguins win the Stanley Cup June 12. He landed prolific winger Phil Kessel last summer, upgraded the team's speed with in-season acquisitions of winger Carl Hagelin and defenseman Trevor Daley, which ...

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  20. 2016 NHL awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | USA Today

    ... the Year winner- Pittsburgh Penguins' Jim Rutherford. Changed coaches to Mike Sullivan and added speedy player Phil Kessel and Carl Hagelin. Vote totals: 90 General Manager of the Year runner-up - Brian MacLellan. Added T.J. Oshie and Justin ...

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