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Tom Sestito | Winger | #25

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (29) / 9/28/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 228
Drafted: 2006 / Rd. 3 (85) / CLM
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Tom Sestito has been sidelined with upper body injury.
That's a tough break for anyone in a pool that rewards Sestito's talents as he's posted 16 hits and 46 PIMs in 11 games this season. Consider the physical winger day-to-day, for now. Mar 21 - 1:01 PM

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Tom Sestito will return to the Penguins lineup on Friday against the Devils.

He's expected to skate to the left of Carter Rowney and Tom Kuhnhackl on Pittsburgh's fourth line. In nine games in the NHL this season, Sestito has an assist with 15 hits and 44 PIMs. He's picked up 30 of those PIMs over his last two games.
Source: Wes Crosby
Mar 17 - 6:00 PM

Tom Sestito has been suspended for four games for boarding Winnipeg defender Toby Enstrom.

Sestito racked up 20 minutes in penalties in just 1:02 of playing time Wednesday night. He got a five-minute major and game misconduct for his hit from behind on Enstrom. Sestito will be eligible to return Mar. 17 against New Jersey, but it wouldn't be surprising if he was back in the minors by then.
Mar 9 - 7:14 PM

Tom Sestito will have a hearing Thursday for boarding Winnipeg's Toby Enstrom.

The incident occurred in the first period and it earned Sestito 15 minutes in penalties. He got five minutes for checking from behind and a game misconduct. Enstrom was hurt on the play.
Mar 9 - 12:11 PM

Tom Sestito has been called up by the Penguins.

Sestito has 16 points and 121 penalty minutes in 33 AHL games. He also has an assist and 24 PIM in eight contests with Pittsburgh.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 8 - 10:04 AM

The Penguins sent Tom Sestito to AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on Saturday.

The 29-year-old saw just eight games with Pittsburgh this season, and none in nearly three weeks. He had a point with 15 hits and 24 PIMs.
Sat, Dec 3, 2016 12:45:00 PM

Tom Sestito and Steve Oleksy will be healthy scratches Thursday against the Stars.

Sestito saw just three games in November with the last one being on Nov. 16th. With just eight games total for the wingers, and only one game played by Oleksy, neither appear to have much of a role with the club at this time.
Thu, Dec 1, 2016 06:39:00 PM

Tom Sestito and Steve Oleksy will be healthy scratches Wednesday when the Penguins visit the New Islanders

Sestito has appeared in eight games in 2016-17 with one assist. He hasn't dressed since November 16. Oleksy made his season debut for the Penguins on Saturday and earned an assist in 11:06 of ice time.
Wed, Nov 30, 2016 07:53:00 PM

Tom Sestito and Steve Oleksy will be scratched against the Sabres on Saturday night.

Through eight games this season, Sestito has posted a point with 15 hits and 24 PIMs while seeing just 5:28 of ice time on average. Suffice it to say, neither player boasts much fantasy value.
Source: Joe Yerdon
Sat, Nov 19, 2016 05:58:00 PM

Tom Sestito went unclaimed on waivers.

Rather than send Sestito to the AHL, the Penguins have kept him on the active roster for now. He has an assist and 24 penalty minutes in eight games this season.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 12:39:00 PM

Tom Sestito has been placed on waivers by Pittsburgh.

If he clears then Sestito will probably head to the minors. Sestito has one assist and 24 penalty minutes in eight contests with Pittsburgh this year.
Thu, Nov 17, 2016 12:15:00 PM

Tom Sestito has been called up by the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Sestito was only demoted on Tuesday, so he didn't end up playing in any AHL contests. He has an assist and 14 penalty minutes in seven games with the Penguins this season.
Wed, Nov 9, 2016 01:58:00 PM

Tom Sestito has been sent to the minors.

Sestito has an assist and 14 penalty minutes in seven contests with Pittsburgh in 2016-17. He'll probably end up getting summoned again at some point during the 2016-17 campaign.
Tue, Nov 8, 2016 09:51:00 AM

Tom Sestito and Mike Condon will be scratched against the Islanders on Thursday night.

The 29-year-old Sestito has seen five games already, but has no points and just seven PIMs. Unfortunately, if he isn't sitting in the box then he isn't producing much for fantasy purposes.
Source: Wes Crosby
Thu, Oct 27, 2016 06:15:00 PM

Look for Tom Sestito to be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Florida Panthers.

Sestito has seven penalty minutes in five games this season. The good news for the Penguins is that Sidney Crosby will return to their lineup tonight and Matt Murray will serve as the backup. Mike Condon will also watch the game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Oct 25, 2016 06:46:00 PM

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PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Nick Bonino
4Matt Cullen
5Oskar Sundqvist
6Jake Guentzel
7Scott Wilson
LW1Chris Kunitz
2Carl Hagelin
3Conor Sheary
4Tom Sestito
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Bryan Rust
4Tom Kuhnhackl
5Josh Archibald
6Carter Rowney
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Trevor Daley
4Mark Streit
5Ron Hainsey
6Olli Maatta
7Ian Cole
8Brian Dumoulin
9Chad Ruhwedel
10David Warsofsky
11Cameron Gaunce
G1Matt Murray
2Marc-Andre Fleury