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Brian Dumoulin | Defenseman

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (23) / 9/6/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'4' / 219
College: Boston College

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Brian Dumoulin is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against Colorado.
The 23-year-old scored his first NHL goal on December 15th. Andrew Ebbett is also a healthy scratch on Thursday. Dec 18 - 7:18 PM

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Brian Dumoulin scored his first career NHL goal on Monday.

It was Dumoulin's 10th career game. He fired a shot that deflected off of a Tampa Bay Lightning player before heading into the net. "That first one is always exciting," Dumoulin said. "It doesn't matter how it goes in. Just the fact that it went in, that's the biggest part. Getting the win and playing as well as we did was just as good as scoring."
Dec 16 - 11:19 AM

Brian Dumoulin will continue to dress for the Penguins Monday versus the Lightning.

Dumoulin will be playing in his fourth consecutive game and will look to record his first point of the season Monday. Scott Harrington will remain a healthy scratch for the Pens as they take on the Lightning in a battle between two of the top records in the Eastern conference.
Dec 15 - 5:26 PM

Brian Dumoulin will be a healthy scratch against the Flames on Friday night.

The talented defenseman has no points in his three games with the Penguins this season, but he does have two goals and ten points in his 22 games down on the farm with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
Dec 12 - 7:09 PM

Brian Dumoulin made his seasonal debut on Thursday in a loss to the Canucks.

Dumoulin partnered with Paul Martin as the Penguins were shut out 3-0. "Being my first game, there was a little nerves in the first period, especially my first shift," Dumoulin said. "[Martin] talks a lot and is so calm with the puck. He helps me out when I’m out there and it kind of settles me down a bit. He always talking. He always back hard for pucks. He makes the right plays. I just try to read off him and emulate him." Dumoulin had 10 points in 22 games for the Baby Pens in the AHL.
Dec 6 - 9:14 AM

Brian Dumoulin has been recalled by Pittsburgh on Tuesday.

Dumoulin has 10 points 22 games down in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. "I was excited when I got the call yesterday and they told me I'd be coming up," Dumoulin said Tuesday. "I'm pretty excited for hopefully an opportunity. I'm not sure what's going on right now.
Dec 2 - 6:31 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent Brian Dumoulin to the minors.

Dumoulin played well in training camp but it was not meant to be despite the injuries on the Penguins blueline. Dumoulin should see some playing time in the NHL as the Penguins will recall him when there are injuries.
Oct 5 - 10:09 AM

Brian Dumoulin has played well in training camp and could be in the opening night lineup due to injuries.

Dumoulin played in the NHL last season, picking up an assist in six games. The 23-year-old is not a big scorer so we suggest steering clear of him in fantasy pools at this time.
Oct 4 - 9:36 AM

Brian Dumoulin is week-to-week with a leg injury suffered on January 31 in the minors.

Dumoulin has played in six NHL games this season as the Penguins had a slew of injuries on the blueline but he has struggled in the minors. He will not be recalled unless the Penguins run into similar problems as occurred in December when five regulars were out of action.
Feb 9 - 8:49 AM

Brian Dumoulin made his NHL debut on Saturday.

The defenseman was recalled early in the week when Brooks Orpik was injured and got into the lineup due to the injury to Kris Letang. He saw 18:10 minutes of action as the Penguins were down to five defensemen when Deryk Engelland was thrown out of the game with a match penalty. He has no fantasy value.
Sun, Dec 15, 2013 09:38:00 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled defenseman Brian Dumoulin from the minors.

Dumoulin was recalled when the Penguins placed defenseman Brooks Orpik on the injured reserve list. The Penguins are hurting on the blueline with Orpik joining Rob Scuderi and Paul Martin on the sidelines. Dumoulin had a goal and six points with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL this season. He has no fantasy value.
Mon, Dec 9, 2013 11:07:00 AM

Look for the Pittsburgh Penguins to recall Brian Dumoulin Monday.

The Penguins lost Brooks Orpik on the weekend and are already missing Rob Scuderi and Paul Martin on their blueline so they are going deep into their minor leagues.
Mon, Dec 9, 2013 09:11:00 AM

The injury to Brian Dumoulin is to his upper body.

It was reported earlier as a lower body injury. Dumoulin is in a battle for the final spot on the blueline but the injury, which is expected to keep him out of action for a week, will not help his cause.
Thu, Sep 19, 2013 08:06:00 AM

Brian Dumoulin is expected to miss a week due to a lower-body injury.

Dumoulin is competing for a spot on the Penguins' blueline, although as things stand it would be an uphill battle for him. Pittsburgh has seven defensemen signed to one-way contracts, not including Simon Despres, who played in 33 NHL games last season.
Tue, Sep 17, 2013 10:39:00 AM

Brian Dumoulin had two points, but Wilkes-Barre/Scranton lost to Albany on Wednesday night 6-3.

The defenseman, who had a goal and an assist, was shipped over from the Hurricanes in the Jordan Staal Trade last June. Since making the jump from college, Dumoulin has eight points in 21 games. Beau Bennett chipped in with two assists, and he now has 21 points on the year.
Wed, Dec 12, 2012 09:49:00 PM

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