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Teenagers Staal, Letang make Penguins' opening roster

Updated: October 2, 2006, 6:17 PM ET
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PITTSBURGH -- Jordan Staal and Kristopher Letang made the Pittsburgh Penguins' opening day roster Monday, joining with Sidney Crosby to give the rebuilding team a franchise-first three teens on the roster.

With Evgeni Malkin added in once he recovers from a dislocated shoulder -- he turned 20 slightly more than two months ago -- the Penguins may have their youngest roster in their 40-season history as they try to bounce back from four consecutive last-place finishes.

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