By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The Pittsburgh Penguins have brought two big names into their front office.
Co-owners Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle announced Tuesday afternoon that they have brought in famed Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Ron Hextall as General Manager and former Stanley Cup-winning GM of the Anaheim Ducks Brian Burke as President of Hockey Operations.
The Penguins have named Ron Hextall as general manager and Brian Burke as president of hockey operations.
— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) February 9, 2021
Burke posted this message to his Twitter account just after the news was made official.
— Brian Burke (@Burkie2020) February 9, 2021
It’s been nearly two weeks since Jim Rutherford resigned as Penguins general manager.
Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.