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Jason Williams | Winger

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (33) / 8/11/1980
Ht / Wt:  5'11' / 195
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Jason Williams has been returned to the minors by Pittsburgh.
In eight NHK games with the Penguins this season, he has notched a goal and an assist. Wed, Feb 8, 2012 03:30:00 PM

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The Penguins recalled forward Jason Williams from Wilkes-Barre (AHL).

A depth forward, the 31-year-old Williams played in seven games earlier this season with the Penguins. He had a goal and an assist Dec. 17 against Buffalo to account for his scoring.
Tue, Feb 7, 2012 05:00:00 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguisn have reassigned forward Jason Williams to Wilkes- Barre/Scranton of the AHL.

The Penguins have enough healthy forwards right now and Williams was only an insurance policy in case someone was unable to play. He's a great addition to any organization's depth, but he isn't expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Sun, Jan 22, 2012 10:16:00 AM

Jason Williams didn't play on Friday despite being recalled prior to the contest.

"Really [it's] just an indication that we don't have any extra players [at forward]," Penguins coach Dan Bylsma said. In other words, Williams is the Penguins' insurance policy in case someone is unable to play.
Sat, Jan 21, 2012 11:28:00 AM

Pittsburgh has summoned Jason Williams from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL.

It's unclear if he will play on Friday night against Montreal though. Williams has two points in seven games with the Penguins this year and 23 points in 28 contests with the Baby Pens this year.
Fri, Jan 20, 2012 04:19:00 PM

Jason Williams has been sent down to the minors.

Williams has a goal and two points in seven games this season. He inked a two-way deal with the Penguins over the summer.
Fri, Dec 30, 2011 01:07:00 PM

Jason Williams has been called up by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Williams has three goals and 17 points in 21 games this season. He's a great addition to any organization's depth, but he isn't expected to have any fantasy value in standard leagues.
Sat, Dec 17, 2011 05:11:00 PM

Jason Williams was returned to the minors on Wednesday.

He has appeared in two games with Pittsburgh this season, but doesn't have any fantasy value.
Thu, Dec 15, 2011 09:42:00 AM

Jason Williams was called up from the minors on Tuesday December 13.

He played 10:46 of ice time in his second straight appearance of the year after being returned to the AHL on Sunday.
Wed, Dec 14, 2011 01:27:00 AM

Jason Williams was returned to the minors on Sunday.

He made his debut with the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday when Jordan Staal was ruled out due to a lower-body injury. However, he could be back up with the big club soon if Staal and Sidney Crosby are unable to return from their respective ailments for Tuesday's match-up versus Detroit.
Mon, Dec 12, 2011 09:23:00 AM

Jason Williams has been called up by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Williams has three goals and 17 points in 20 games this season. He had two goals and three assists in 27 contests with the Dallas Stars in 2010-11.
Sat, Dec 10, 2011 03:23:00 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have placed Jason Williams on waivers.

Williams will be sent to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton if he successfully clears waivers. At the age of 31, Williams should be regarded as a depth player.
Mon, Oct 3, 2011 01:21:00 PM

Jason Williams missed Thursday's preseason game due to a groin injury.

Williams aggravating a groin issue during Thursday's morning skate. Consider him day-to-day for now.
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 11:49:00 AM

Jason Williams has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with the Pittsburgh Pegnuins.

Williams will earn $600,000 if he spends the season in the NHL, but he'll probably start the 2011-12 campaign in the minors. That being said, Williams might be one of the first players the Penguins call up if one of their forwards suffers an injury. He had two goals and five points in 27 games with the Dallas Stars last season.
Tue, Jul 26, 2011 03:50:00 PM

Jason Williams first goal of the season was the winner as the Dallas Stars came from behind to beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 on Saturday.

Williams signed a two-way contract three weeks ago and Saturday's contest was his 10th game with the Stars as he never did go back to the minors after signing on. Jamie Benn had a goal and an assist in the win, while Loui Eriksson with his 23rd, tied the game up at two in the third stanza.
Sun, Mar 6, 2011 08:47:00 AM

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