Changes Coming to the Pittsburgh Penguins

The new era has begun in Pittsburgh as the Penguins named Kyle Dubas the new president of hockey operations. Change was needed for the hockey club after Ron Hextall did his best to ruin to franchise last season. Now Dubas is in charge and will have full control over team operations this summer until a general manager is hired. Look for the Pens to be busy.

Dubas confirmed during his press conference the team will be active this summer. They will evaluate some of their internal talent which is headed for free agency with the likes of Tristan Jarry and Jason Zucker and then they will decide if they want to retain both players. Once this decision has been made, all the attention turns to free agency, where the Penguins currently have $20 million in cap space.

Here's some of the notes that stood out from the Penguins new president on Thursday as it's very entertaining times surrounding the hockey team in Pittsburgh:

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