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David Warsofsky | Defenseman | #5

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 5/30/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 170
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 4 (95) / STL

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman David Warsofsky to a one-year/two-way contract.
Warsofsky will get $575,000 when in the NHL. He played for the Devils last season after being claimed on waivers from Pittsburgh on February 29. He had a goal and an assist in 22 NHL games last season, with 12 coming with the Penguins. He is a depth defenseman at best for Pittsburgh. Jul 2 - 10:20 AM

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David Warsofsky will join Team USA in Russia for this summer's World Hockey Championship.

Warsofsky will join Devils teammates Miles Wood and Keith Kinkade on the American squad as well. The international veteran will be seeking his third international medal, which includes gold with the Junior team in 2010.
Apr 15 - 9:04 PM

David Warsofsky recorded an assist in a 2-1 win against Boston on Tuesday.

It was Warsofsky's first point in nine games with the Devils. He has two goals and five points in 31 career NHL contests.
Mar 30 - 11:06 AM

David Warsofsky had a team-high four shots on goal in Friday's 1-0 overtime loss to the Washington Capitals.

No other member of the Devils had more than two shots in this game. Warsofsky isn't known for his offensive production. The fact that he led the team in shots tells you how little the Devils generated offensively. He has one goal in 18 games this season.
Mar 25 - 10:24 PM

David Warsofsky and Brian O'Neill will be scratched against Columbus on Saturday.

With just two points and 26 combined games played, sporadically at that, neither Warsofsky nor O'Neill can be recommended for your squad.
Source: Craig Merz
Mar 19 - 6:16 PM

David Warsofsky got back in the lineup on Thursday March 10.

He played in his second game with New Jersey against San Jose after recovering from an ankle ailment. Warsofsky had one shot in nearly 16 minutes of playing time.
Mar 11 - 2:08 AM

David Warsofsky's lower-body injury is an ankle issue.

Warsofsky has missed two straight games due to the ailment, but the good news is that he resumed practicing on Wednesday. He feels good enough to return on Thursday, but he still needs to be evaluated by the team's medical trainer.
Mar 10 - 9:20 AM

David Warsofsky (lower body) missed Tuesday's practice.

The good news is that Warsofsky did skate on his own and will be traveling with the Devils to California, ahead of their games in San Jose, Los Angeles, and Anaheim on Thursday, Saturday, and Monday respectively. Warsofsky has a goal in 13 games this season.
Mar 9 - 9:47 AM

David Warsofsky is out with a lower body injury.

Through 13 total games with Pittsburgh and New Jersey (one game) this season, Warsofsky has posted a goal and 12 blocks. So he unfortunate won't provide any fantasy value.
Mar 4 - 8:23 PM

David Warsofsky will be scratched against Dallas on Friday night.

Warsofsky has seen just one game so far since being acquired by the Devils, skating 18:21 in that game. At this time it just doesn't seem as though he'll get the opportunity to build up some value.
Mar 4 - 8:09 PM

David Warsofsky will be scratched against Carolina on Tuesday night.

The 25-year-old defender has posted one point in 12 games with Pittsburgh, and six points in 17 games for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL this season. Which is down from his previous totals and likely doesn't represent and fantasy value.
Mar 1 - 6:58 PM

David Warsofsky has been picked up by New Jersey off waivers.

He appeared in 12 games with Pittsburgh this season and he recorded one goal.
Feb 29 - 12:15 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins waived David Warsofsky on Sunday.

Through 12 games this season the 25-year-old has a point with 10 blocks while averaging 17:45 of ice time per night. Warsofsky is on a two-way contract, so he's on his way down to the AHL.
Feb 28 - 12:54 PM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have recalled David Warsofsky from the minors.

Warsofsky was sent down a week ago when the Penguins took him off injured reserve and he spent a week with the Baby Pens. The Penguins sent Steve Oleksy to the minors in the corresponding move. Don't expect much in the way of fantasy value for Warsofsky.
Feb 28 - 10:57 AM

The Pittsburgh Penguins have sent defenseman David Warsofsky to the minors.

The move corresponded with the recall of netminder Matt Murray to the roster as the Penguins took Warsofsky off injured reserve before returning him to the Baby Pens. Warsofsky was out a month with a concussion and needs to play plenty of minutes, something that was not going to happen in Pittsburgh.
Feb 21 - 10:12 AM

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