Colin Called up to the NHL’s Penquins

Penguins recall McDonald – 01-06-12

FRIDAY, 06 JANUARY 2012 10:15

WRITTEN BY SETH RORABAUGH

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Official Pittsburgh Penquins release

Could be playing vs. the Rangers tonight (1/6/12) in Pittsburgh

The Penguins have recalled forward Colin McDonald from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL. McDonald, 27, is the AHL Penguins’ leading scorer with 28 points (eight goals, 20 assists) in 33 games.

He was selected to the AHL’s all-star game earlier this week.

A free agent signing this past summer, McDonald has appeared in two NHL games in his career, both with the Oilers, and has one goal.