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Kevin Porter | Center

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (29) / 3/12/1986
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 191
College: Michigan

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed Kevin Porter to a one-year/two-way contract.
Porter will receive $575,000 in the NHL and $250,000 while in the AHL. He had 16 goals and 39 points in 76 games with Detroit's farm club in Grand Rapids of the AHL. Jul 1 - 4:01 PM

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Detroit has signed Kevin Porter to a two-way contract.

He split the 2013-14 campaign between the Buffalo Sabres and the Rochester Americans of the AHL. The Detroit-native picked up 19 goals and 36 points in 50 games last year in the minors.
Tue, Jul 1, 2014 03:44:00 PM

Kevin Porter will report to AHL Rochester.

Porter has an assist in 12 games with the Sabres. The 27-year-old forward has 206 career NHL contests under his belt and is an offensive force in the minors. However, he's not expected to ever have much, if any, fantasy value in standard leagues.
Wed, Jan 22, 2014 04:31:00 PM

Kevin Porter has a lower-body injury.

Porter was on the ice with the Sabres on Friday, but he was wearing a non-contact jersey. He has an assist in 12 games this season.
Fri, Jan 17, 2014 04:43:00 PM

Kevin Porter has been called up by the Buffalo Sabres.

Porter has six goals and 10 points in 13 AHL games in 2013-14. He also has played in nine games with Buffalo, but he has no points and a minus-six rating in those contests.
Tue, Dec 17, 2013 02:09:00 PM

Kevin Porter has successfully cleared waivers.

The Buffalo Sabres have sent Porter to the AHL so that they could activate Cody McCormick from the injured reserve list. Porter has no points and a minus-six rating in nine contests in 2013-14.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 12:54:00 PM

Kevin Porter was placed on waivers Thursday.

If he clears then he's expected to be assigned to AHL Rochester. Ville Leino and Cody McCormick are close to returning to action from their injuries, so the Sabres needed to free up a roster spot. In nine games this year, Porter has no points, three shots and a minus-6 rating.
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 08:10:00 AM

Kevin Porter scored a goal in Buffalo's 3-1 victory Sunday.

Porter is now on a four-game points streak and has seven points in seven contests in April. He typically has no fantasy value, but if you're in the mood for a gamble, you could do worse than picking him up in the hope that his hot streak will last the rest of the season.
Mon, Apr 15, 2013 08:19:00 AM

Kevin Porter has six points in his last six games for Buffalo.

Porter has three goals and three assists during that span. However, he only has eight points in 25 games in this 48-game shortened season and isn't worthy of your fantasy consideration.
Sun, Apr 14, 2013 11:08:00 AM

Kevin Porter had Buffalo's only goal in a 4-1 loss to Winnipeg Tuesday night.

He has three goals and six points in 23 games with the Sabres this season and isn't worthy of your fantasy consideration.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013 10:56:00 PM

Kevin Porter tallied two goals in Buffalo's 4-1 win over Pittsburgh.

His first two markers of the season helped the Sabres end Pittsburgh's 15-game win streak. Steve Ott and Cody Hodgson also scored for Buffalo in the match, while Jason Pominville concluded the game with two assists.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 10:54:00 PM

Kevin Porter has been called up by the Buffalo Sabres.

He'll play Thursday night in his Buffalo debut after Cody McCormick cleared waivers Wednesday. Porter has been serving as the captain of the Sabres' AHL affiliate in Rochester, where he has notched 15 goals and 44 points in 38 games under new Buffalo interim coach Ron Rolston.
Thu, Feb 21, 2013 04:51:00 PM

Kevin Porter has been placed on waivers by the Buffalo Sabres.

Porter has 11 goals and 19 assists in 37 AHL games this season. He had seven points and 17 penalty minutes in 35 contests with the Colorado Avalanche in 2011-12.
Thu, Jan 17, 2013 01:28:00 PM

Kevin Porter contributed two helpers in Rochester's 2-0 win over Hamilton on Monday in AHL action.

He set up goals by Evan Rankin and Mark Mancari in the contest, while goaltender David Leggio made 34 saves for his first shutout of the season.
Mon, Dec 31, 2012 06:54:00 PM

Kevin Porter scored two goals in the Rochester Americans' 3-1 win against the Adirondack Phantoms on Friday.

Porter has seven goals and 14 points in 20 AHL games this season. He had four goals and seven points with the Colorado Avalanche this season.
Fri, Dec 7, 2012 11:08:00 PM

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