Pens re-sign defenseman Orpik to two-year deal
PITTSBURGH -- The Pittsburgh Penguins decided to work out a deal with Brooks Orpik on their own.
One day before their scheduled arbitration hearing, the Penguins re-signed the defenseman to a two-year contract on Sunday.
Financial terms were not disclosed, but Orpik made $650,000 last season.
The 18th overall pick in the 2000 draft, Orpik completed his
second full NHL campaign in 2005-06, recording two goals, seven
assists and 124 penalty minutes in 64 games. The 25-year-old
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