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Pouliot Out 4-6 Months


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Feel bad for the kid but if @flyercanuck says he needs time in the A, then he needs time in the A.  Looks like he'll be back in time to log almost a full season in the A.


Penguins' prospect Pouliot out 4 to 6 monthsMay 21, 2014 5:43 PM
By Shelly Anderson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Defenseman Derrick Pouliot, one of the Penguins' top prospects, had shoulder surgery today and will be out 4 to 6 months.


Pouliot, playing for the junior Portland Winterhawks, was injured in the Western Hockey League tournament final. He was the WHL defenseman of the year this season.


Pouliot was a first-round draft pick in 2012.


Shelly Anderson: shanderson@post-gazette.com, 412-263-1721 and Twitter @pgshelly.


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 By "time in the A" that could mean anywhere from a couple months to years. I think Pouliot would likely make the transition quickly.


I was think a season.  Or - 3/4 of a season now based on the timetable for his return.

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