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Robert Bortuzzo | Defenseman

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (25) / 3/18/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 215
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Robert Bortuzzo has made a case to replace Kris Letang if the latter (stroke) doesn't return to the Penguins' defense corps this season.
The physical Thunder Bay, Ontario, native was used as the Penguins' No. 6 defenseman against the Jets in Winnipeg on Thursday and is receiving rave reviews from assistant coach Todd Reirden, who oversees Pittsburgh's defensemen. "He has really done a great job recently," Reirden said. "He's sending a pretty loud and clear message that he wants to have that spot, to be in the lineup, if Kris isn't available." Bortuzzo hasn't been a healthy scratch since March 15 and, in the subsequent 11 games, is a plus-4. Apr 5 - 10:53 AM

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Career Stats
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Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Brandon Sutter
4Joe Vitale
5Brian Gibbons
6Marcel Goc
LW1Chris Kunitz
2Jussi Jokinen
3Beau Bennett
4Tanner Glass
5Taylor Pyatt
RW1James Neal
2Pascal Dupuis
3Lee Stempniak
4Craig Adams
5Jayson Megna
D1Kris Letang
2Paul Martin
3Matt Niskanen
4Olli Maatta
5Brooks Orpik
6Rob Scuderi
7Deryk Engelland
8Robert Bortuzzo
9Brian Dumoulin
G1Marc-Andre Fleury
2Jeff Zatkoff
3Tomas Vokoun