Simon Despres

Pittsburgh Penguins #47 - Defenseman

  • Born: 07/27/91
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 214
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Are the Pens interested in Andrew MacDonald?

With Paul Martin and Kris Letang injured, the Pittsburgh Penguins may seek a defensive option so that they don't have to rely on Robert Bortuzzo or Simon Despres.

Quick thoughts: business is about to pick up

A quick look around what's gone on in the world around the Pittsburgh Penguins. Why the line brawl in Vancouver wasn't as notable as a hit Matt Cooke took and why the Pens better shape up fast.

Neal questionable, Pens recall Letourneau-Leblond

If this isn't rock bottom for injuries, it's gotta be close

Pens Points: Sharks gameday

A look around the internet with some links and commentary about the Pittsburgh Penguins for Thursday December 5th.

Simon Despres Is Good at Hockey, so Play Him

Despres can play. Duh. Now it's time the Penguins take an Olli Maatta approach to his contract and keep him in Pittsburgh regardless of what it takes.

Pens Points Monday: Shoud Despres Get a Call?

No word on the length of Paul Martin's injury, so, is it time to get Despres back from exile? Jagr and Brodeur play like it's 1999. Remembering Pelle Lindbergh.

Time for Pittsburgh to Trust Its Young Talent

A salary crunch and relentless run of injuries might finally force the Penguins to trust their young players.

Niskanen, Despres and Salary Cap Gymnastics

Pittsburgh has to get under the NHL's regressive salary cap. That's likely to bring change to the team's defense, where eight viable players are vying for six regular spots.

Pens Points: News & notes before Game 2

Simon Despres is the best #30 pick in the first round and lots about Tomas Vokoun, Matt Cooke and more in today's Pens Points!

Despres almost cuts Cizikas

Simon Despres' skate blade almost severely injured Casey Cizikas.

Chris Neil lays out Despres

Will it warrant a suspension?

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