The Pittsburgh Penguins added another college free agent to the mix. GM Ron Hextall announced the team signed Western Michigan forward Ty Glover to a three-year entry-level contract. The Penguins also added to their forward depth at the NHL level.
On Tuesday afternoon, the team recalled Anthony Angello from WBS.
No corresponding demotion was announced.
Angello, 26, played one game with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season on January 11 in Anaheim. He has spent the majority of the season with the WBS Penguins, skating in 39 games and recording seven goals, 10 assists, and 17 points.
The 6-foot-5, 210-pound Angello skated in a career-high 19 NHL games in 2020-21, recording two goals and four points.
Glover’s contract will begin in the 2022-23 season and run through 2024-25. He will report to the WBS Penguins of the American Hockey League this season on a PTO.
Ty Glover, 21, recently finished a two-year collegiate career at Western Michigan University from 2020 to 2022. The forward played 39 games this season, with 21 points (8-13-21). His 13 assists ranked eighth on his team, while his goal and point totals both ranked ninth among his teammates.=
In 63 career games at Western Michigan, the 6-foot-3, 201-pound forward recorded 13 goals, 19 assists, and 32 points.
Prior to his collegiate career, the Salford, GBR native played one season with the Lincoln Stars of the United States Hockey League, tallying eight goals, six assists, and 14 points in 47 game