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Kevin Czuczman | Defenseman | #27

Team: Pittsburgh Penguins
Age / DOB:  (27) / 1/9/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'2' / 206
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Kevin Czuczman has been assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL.
Czuczman didn't see any NHL action during his recall. The Penguins sent down Czuczman after acquiring Jamie Oleksiak from the Dallas Stars. In 22 games with the Baby Penguins this year, Czuczman has one goal and 14 points. Tue, Dec 19, 2017 03:48:00 PM

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Kevin Czuczman will be a healthy scratch on Monday night as the Pittsburgh Penguins visit the Colorado Avalanche.

Czuczman has yet to play an NHL game this season for the Penguins. He has one goal and 13 assists with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the American Hockey League. He is the only healthy scratch for Pittsburgh but will be joined in the press box by the sidelined Patric Hornqvist and Dominik Simon.
Source: NHL.com
Mon, Dec 18, 2017 09:02:00 PM

Kevin Czuczman will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Colorado Avalanche.

He hasn't played a game this season. He doesn't have any fantasy value going forward.
Mon, Dec 11, 2017 07:03:00 PM

Kevin Czuczman will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Maple Leafs.

He leads AHL Wilkes-Barre's defense in points with 14, but he won't be in the lineup for tonight's game. Josh Archibald will also be scratched in this one.
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 06:56:00 PM

The Penguins have recalled defenseman Kevin Czuczman from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton in advance of Saturday's contest against Toronnto.

Czuczman leads Wilkes-Barre defense corps with 14 points this season (one goal, 13 assists). It remains to be seen if Czuczman will dress for Saturday night's game, though.
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 11:33:00 AM

Kevin Czuczman has signed an AHL contract with the Manitoba Moose.

The two sides agreed to a one-year deal and it doesn't appear to include an invite to Winnipeg Jets training camp. The 25-year-old hasn't played in the NHL since the 2013-14 season. He had four goals and 15 points in 74 games with AHL Bridgeport.
Tue, Aug 30, 2016 01:52:00 PM

The New York Islanders have assigned Kevin Czuczman to Bridgeport (AHL).

The 24-year-old played 16:22 in Sunday's preseason loss to the Washington Capitals. He hasn't played a regular season NHL game since the 2013-14 season.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 10:23:00 PM

The New York Islanders have recalled Kevin Czuczman from the AHL.

The 24-year-old played 13 games with the Islanders in 2013-14. He has no fantasy value going forward.
Sun, Oct 4, 2015 12:08:00 PM

The New York Islanders have inked Kevin Czuczman to a one-year extension.

Czuczman had seven points and 56 penalty minutes in 50 AHL contests last season. The 24-year-old blueliner participated in 12 games at the NHL level back in 2013-14.
Wed, Jul 15, 2015 12:13:00 AM

Kevin Czuczman logged 20:06 minutes in his NHL debut on Tuesday.

Czuczman took a two-minute minor for hooking and finished the game with a minus-two rating in the Islanders' 6-0 loss to Minnesota. He admitted to being nervous and how quickly guys move in the NHL was a new experience for him. "My job's going to be that adjustment, catching up to the speed, but I'm confident in my skating ability and feel I can play at this level," he said.
Wed, Mar 19, 2014 10:00:00 AM

Kevin Czuczman will make his NHL debut on Tuesday against Minnesota.

Czuczman is projected to play alongside Travis Hamonic. Before he signed with the Islanders, he had 10 goals, 21 points and 73 penalty minutes in 2013-14 with Lake Superior State University.
Tue, Mar 18, 2014 01:19:00 PM

Kevin Czuczman could make his NHL debut Saturday night for the Islanders against the Sabres.

The defenseman recently signed an entry-level contract witht he club. He had 10 goals, 21 points and 73 penalty minutes with Lake Superior State University.
Source: Newsday
Sat, Mar 15, 2014 09:57:00 AM

Kevin Czuczman said part of the reason he chose to sign with the Islanders was because he felt comfortable with them.

"Jeff Napierala, their scout, he's been watching me since I was a freshman. He saw something in me and he deserves a lot of credit," Czuczman said. "Doug Weight [Islanders assistant coach and a former Lake Superior player] has talked to me a lot, too. And I worked out this summer with John Tavares and Ryan Strome." Czuczman inked an entry-level deal with the Islanders after the undrafted free agent made a name for himself in the NCAA. He will skip the minors for now, but he might spent a couple games in the press box before making his Islanders' debut.
Fri, Mar 14, 2014 10:27:00 AM

The New York Islanders have signed Kevin Czuczman to a two-year, entry-level deal.

Czuczman had 10 goals, 11 assists, and 73 penalty minutes in 36 NCAA games this season with Lake Superior State University. He will head straight to the Islanders and might make his NHL debut as early as Friday.
Tue, Mar 11, 2014 04:33:00 PM

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