Penguins acquire forward Josh Jooris from Hurricanes

Josh Jooris (19) celebrates his goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs. (Frank Gunn/CP)

The Carolina Hurricanes have traded forward Josh Jooris to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

The 27-year-old has scored three goals and added three assists in 31 games this season. He is an unrestricted free agent at season’s end

The Penguins are sending centre Gregg McKegg to Carolina in return. McKegg will join Carolina’s AHL affiliate, the Charlotte Checkers.

February 26, 2018 - 3:07 pm ET
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