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Greg McKegg | Center | #33

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (25) / 6/17/1992
Ht / Wt:  6'0' / 191
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 3 (62) / TOR
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Greg McKegg has signed a one-year, two-way contract with Pittsburgh.
McKegg will earn $650,000 at the NHL level. He played in 46 games with Tampa Bay and Florida last season and collected seven points. McKegg could compete for a fourth-line spot on the Penguins at training camp. Jul 1 - 5:53 PM

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Greg McKegg will skate on the fourth line against Montreal on Friday night.

He's expected to skate to the left of Gabriel Dumont and Michael Bournival. He has one assist with 11 PIMs and 15 hits in 13 games with Tampa Bay this season.
Apr 7 - 7:11 PM

Greg McKegg won't play in Thursday's match with Boston.

He has no points in seven games thus far with the Lightning. Over 38 games combined with his time with the Panthers, McKegg has posted three goals and six points.
Source: Matt Kalman
Mar 23 - 6:10 PM

Greg McKegg will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the Arizona Coyotes.

The Bolts are using defenseman Luke Witkowski as a forward instead of McKegg, who's a natural forward. McKegg has three goals and three assists in 38 games this season.
Mar 21 - 7:28 PM

Greg McKegg will skate against his old club on Saturday against the Panthers.

With the Lightning thin down the middle, McKegg has been thrust into the lineup against his old club no less. McKegg has seen just two games worth of action with the Lightning without impacting the stat sheet. Through 31 games this season previously with the Panthers he posted six points along with 33 hits.
Mar 11 - 1:46 PM

Greg McKegg and JT Brown will be scratched against the Wild on Thursday.

McKegg has seen just two games worth of action with the Lightning without impacting the stat sheet. Through 31 games this season previously with the Panthers he posted six points along with 33 hits. Brown has posted five points along with 59 PIMs and 84 hits.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 9 - 6:12 PM

Greg McKegg will likely be scratched on Saturday.

McKegg wasn't on the ice for the pregame warmups. It looks like the Lightning will dress seven defensemen with Luke Witkowski being the unpaired blueliner.
Mar 4 - 6:34 PM

Greg McKegg is expected to make his Tampa Bay debut on Wednesday.

He will help fill the roster spot vacated by Valtteri Filppula, who was traded to Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon. McKegg was claimed off waivers Monday from Florida.
Mar 1 - 6:38 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning have claimed Greg McKegg off waivers from Florida.

McKegg had three goals and six points in 31 games with the Panthers. The 24-year-old isn't likely to be used as anything more than a bottom-six forward in Tampa Bay.
Feb 27 - 12:10 PM

The Panthers waived Greg McKegg on Sunday.

Through 31 games with the Panthers this season the 24-year-old has posted six points along with 11 PIMs and 33 hits.
Feb 26 - 1:01 PM

Greg McKegg will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the St. Louis Blues.

McKegg had skated in each of Florida's last two games. Michael Sgarbossa will take his spot in the lineup. He has three goals and three assists in 31 games this season. Jakub Kindl is also expected to watch the game from the press box.
Source: NHL.com
Feb 20 - 6:59 PM

Greg McKegg will draw into the Panthers' lineup Friday night.

McKegg has spent the last four games in the press box. He has three goals and six points in 29 contests in 2016-17. His inclusion will result in Michael Sgarbossa being a healthy scratch.
Feb 17 - 4:12 PM

Greg McKegg will get back into the lineup on Tuesday against Calgary.

According to interim coach Tom Rowe, McKegg will center the fourth line with Shawn Thornton and Paul Thompson. He has sat out the last four games with an upper-body injury.
Jan 17 - 10:18 AM

Greg McKegg (upper body) might be available to return Wednesday.

The Panthers may also get Seth Griffith back against the New York Islanders. McKegg was injured Saturday and won't play Monday.
Jan 9 - 1:03 PM

The Panthers sustained yet another injury Saturday night.

Greg McKegg, who had scored in two consecutive games, left the 4-0 loss to Boston with an upper-body injury. Consider McKegg day-to-day.
Jan 8 - 9:35 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Sidney Crosby
2Evgeni Malkin
3Carter Rowney
4Greg McKegg
LW1Jake Guentzel
2Bryan Rust
3Carl Hagelin
4Scott Wilson
5Tom Kuhnhackl
RW1Phil Kessel
2Patric Hornqvist
3Conor Sheary
4Ryan Reaves
5Josh Archibald
6Zach Aston-Reese
D1Kris Letang
2Justin Schultz
3Brian Dumoulin
4Olli Maatta
5Ian Cole
6Matt Hunwick
7Derrick Pouliot
8Chad Ruhwedel
G1Matt Murray
2Antti Niemi
3Tristan Jarry