Pens assign LeClair to AHL affiliate
PITTSBURGH -- Longtime NHL forward John LeClair was assigned to the minors by the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday for the second time this month.
LeClair was placed on waivers last week but was not claimed by another team. The Penguins then assigned him to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton before putting him on re-entry waivers, which would have required any club claiming him to pay half of the remaining share of his $1.5 million salary.
After the 37-year-old left winger cleared ...
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