Pens claim Bouque, lose Bissonnette
The 5-foot-8, 180-pound Bourque had 21 goals and 52 assists in 69 games with the Capitals' AHL Hershey farm club and one goal in eight games with Washington last season.
Bourque, 23, was a second-round draft pick by Washington in 2004. He is scheduled to make $577,500 this season.
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