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Zach Trotman | Defenseman | #5

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (27) / 8/26/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 217
College: Lake Superior State
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 7 (210) / BOS
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Zach Trotman has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Trotman's contract is worth $650,000 at the NHL level. He had two assists in just nine AHL games in 2016-17. Prior to that he had two goals and seven points in 38 games with the Boston Bruins in 2015-16. Jul 1 - 5:53 PM
Source: NHL.com

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Zach Trotman has been sent to the minors after clearing waivers.

Vincent LaVorde, Andrew Crescenzi, Jonny Brodzinski and Jack Campbell were also assigned to the Ontario Reign of the AHL.
Wed, Oct 5, 2016 02:28:00 PM

Los Angeles has put Zach Trotman on waivers.

He signed a one-year deal with the Kings on the first day of free agency. Trotman has 12 points in 67 career NHL appearances.
Tue, Oct 4, 2016 01:18:00 PM

Zach Trotman has agreed to a one-year deal with Los Angeles.

His AAV on the contract is $650,000, according to a team source. Trotman suited up in a career high 38 games for Boston last season and he contributed seven points as well as 60 shots.
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 01:28:00 PM

Zach Trotman and Tyler Randell will be scratched against the Blues on Friday.

With 39 hits and 47 PIMs through 27 games this season. He's seen just five games since Feb. 13th.
Source: Lou Korac
Fri, Apr 1, 2016 07:44:00 PM

Zach Trotman and Joe Morrow will be scratched against the Sharks on Tuesday.

Unfortunately there isn't a lick of fantasy value between these two young defenders. They've combined for just 14 points across 66 games this season, with little else to show for their efforts.
Tue, Mar 15, 2016 08:48:00 PM

Zach Trotman is a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes.

The 25-year-old has two goals and seven points in 37 games this season. Tyler Randell will join him in the press box. Kevan Miller will miss the game due to injury.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016 07:07:00 PM

Zach Trotman got back into the lineup on Monday for the first time since Feb. 18.

He was scratched for eight games before getting a chance to draw back in because of an injury to Kevan Miller. Trotman had a plus-1 rating in just 10:12 of ice time.
Tue, Mar 8, 2016 09:42:00 AM

Zach Trotman will be a healthy scratch in Thursday's game against the Bruins.

The 25-year-old has two goals and seven points in 36 games this season. Tyler Randell and Joe Morrow will also watch from the press box. All three players are relatively young, but they won't have any fantasy value going forward.
Source: NHL.com
Thu, Mar 3, 2016 07:10:00 PM

Zach Trotman will be scratched against the Lightning on Sunday night.

Trotman has posted seven points, 22 PIms, 48 blocks, and 68 hits through 36 games this season, and does not boast much fantasy value.
Source: Matt Kalman
Sun, Feb 28, 2016 03:50:00 PM

Zach Trotman will be a healthy scratch Wednesday when the Penguins visit Boston.

Accompanying Trotman in the press box will be Tyler Randell. This will mark the third straight healthy scratch for both players each.
Wed, Feb 24, 2016 07:29:00 PM

Zach Trotman picked up his second goal of the season during Sunday's 6-5 loss to Detroit.

Make it three goals and 12 points across 63 NHL games so far for the 25-year-old defender. Trotman won't ever win a Norris, but it's nice to see progress nevertheless.
Sun, Feb 14, 2016 06:24:00 PM

Zach Trotman recorded his first goal of the year in a 6-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday night.

Trotman opened the scoring just 40 seconds into the match, but the Bruins went into first intermission down 2-1. Trotman has five points after 27 games this campaign. He finished the 2014-15 season with five points in 27 appearances.
Wed, Jan 27, 2016 09:25:00 AM

Look for Boston defenseman Zach Trotman to get more playing time due to the injury to Adam McQuaid,

Trotman had been a healthy scratch for 10 of the Bruins' last 11 games, but should play in consecutive contests this week while McQuaid is on injured reserve. That said, Trotman has no fantasy value.
Sat, Jan 9, 2016 08:58:00 AM

Zach Trotman and Joe Morrow will each be scratched from Saturday's match with Buffalo.

Unfortunately there isn't a lick of fantasy potential between these two young players. Trotman has three points, eight PIMs, and 23 hits through 15 games, which is far more than what Morrow has managed in 11 games.
Sat, Dec 26, 2015 07:10:00 PM

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