Colin Plays in AHL All-Star Game, Then gets called back to NHL’s Penquins

Penguins recall forward McDonald
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
By Seth Rorabaugh, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

The Penguins have recalled forward Colin McDonald from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.

McDonald has appeared in two NHL games this season and has not scored a point.

In 41 AHL games, he is Wilkes-Barre/Scranton’s leading scorer with 38 points (26 goals, 12 assists). He participated in the AHL’s all-star game in Atlantic City, N.J. Monday night.

McDonald, 25, was a free-agent signing this past summer.

The Penguins play the Maple Leafs at Consol Energy Center tonight, 7:08 p.m.

Read more: http://www.post-gazette.com/pg/12031/1207166-100.stm#ixzz1l2ynOVVf

Also………………..

Congrats to Colin! Colin played and the 2012 AHL All-Star Game on January 30, 2012 at historic Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ.

We got some limited video from the game and Colin’s shot in the Shoot-Out…

Congrats Bob “Rosco” Edwards for Induction to Archies Hall of Fame

Congrats to our “cousin” Bob Edwards ’69 for being inducted to the Archbishop Williams High School Hall of Fame for his outstanding success as a captain of the ice hockey team from 1965-69 . The induction ceremony will be Sunday, March 25th, 2012 in the afternoon at a site TBA. “Rosco” joins brother Jack ’67 who was inducted to the Archies Hall of Fame on 2010.

More Photos of Hall of Famer Bob Edwards and Family

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.