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Anthony Bitetto | Defenseman

Team: Nashville Predators
Age / DOB:  (25) / 7/15/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 210
College: Northeastern University

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Anthony Bitetto has agreed to a one-year, two-way deal with Nashville.
Bitetto can earn $665,500 annually at the NHL level or $60,000 annually when he's playing in the minors. He had 30 points and 96 penalty minutes in 70 AHL contests in 2014-15. He also played in seven games with Nashville, finishing with no points and seven penalty minutes. Jul 13 - 12:39 PM

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Anthony Bitetto has been sent to the minors.

Bitetto has no points and a minus-one rating in seven games with Nashville this season. He also has 25 points and 62 penalty minutes in 47 AHL contests.
Feb 24 - 12:16 PM

Anthony Bitetto will indeed play versus the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night.

The 24 year old defender is being rewarded for his fine season down in AHL Milwaukee where he's compiled two goals and 25 points over 47 games this season. However, given how deep the Preds are on the blue line, he does not appear to have much fantasy value.
Feb 17 - 8:12 PM

The Nashville Predators have assigned Anthony Bitetto to the AHL.

The 24-year-old has no points in four games played in the NHL this season.
Feb 15 - 4:34 PM

Anthony Bitetto dropped the gloves with Tampa Bay's Brett Connolly on Tuesday night.

He was playing in his second NHL game and earned praise from coach Peter Laviolette for his performance. "Bitetto did a good job," Laviolette said. "He played a lot of minutes, and he had to go against quality opposition the entire night. I thought his fight was terrific and well-timed, and he jumped in there for his teammates." Bitetto got an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty on the play as well.
Feb 11 - 12:00 PM

Anthony Bitetto has been called up by the Nashville Predators.

The Predators needed another defenseman after Mattias Ekholm suffered an upper-body injury on Sunday. Bitetto is projected to serve on Nashville's third defensive pairing. He has 25 points and 60 penalty minutes in 46 AHL contests in 2014-15.
Feb 10 - 12:09 PM

Anthony Bitetto will make his NHL debut as Anton Volchenkov is made a healthy scratch Saturday night against in Detroit.

Bitetto, 24 years old, has two goals and 19 points in 38 games with the AHL Milwaukee Admirals. He has no fantasy value going forward.
Jan 17 - 6:57 PM

The Nashville Predators have recalled Anthony Bitetto from the AHL.

The 24-year-old has never played in an NHL game. Bitetto was Nashville's sixth round pick in 2010. He has two goals and 19 points in 38 games with the Milwaukee Admirals. He has no fantasy value going forward.
Jan 17 - 1:14 PM

Anthony Bitetto has agreed to a one-year, two-way contract with Nashville.

Bitetto had 36 points and 85 penalty minutes in 73 AHL games in 2013-14. He was taken by the Predators in the sixth round of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.
Tue, Jul 8, 2014 01:41:00 PM

Predators prospect Anthony Bitetto and his family were hit hard by Hurricane Sandy.

"I had three feet of water in my basement. That’s a pretty tough thing to handle," Bitetto said. "I have aunts and uncles whose homes were destroyed, and neighbors and good buddies of mine who lost their cars. It’s definitely a mess right now in New York." Bitetto is from Island Park, New York and he's set up an online fund to help the village, which had a population of 4,655 as of 2010. The fund has raised more than $1,000.
Fri, Nov 2, 2012 11:04:00 AM

The Nashville Predators have agreed to a two-year, entry-level contract with Anthony Bitetto.

The sixth-round pick of the Predators in 2010 just finished his second season with Northeastern University, where he picked up four goals, 11 assists and 34 penalty minutes in 34 games.
Thu, Mar 29, 2012 03:21:00 PM

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