Pens make qualifying offers to restricted FA's
The Pens today made qualifying offers to 5 of 7 restricted FA’s fwd’s Colby Armstrong, Erik Christensen, Maxime Talbot Tim Brent, d’s Ryan Whitney, and Ryan Lannon.
They did not extend an offer to Michel Ouellette making him a free agent
Ouellet 25 yrs old, had 19 goals 31 assists for 48 points in 73 games last year
I think it is a move in the right direction for the Pens. Ouellet is a decent player but now they can add or fill his spot with a better player. As seen in the playoffs you need have all four lines going for a deep run.
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