The Penguins have re-signed defenseman Simon Despres to a two-year, $1.8 million contract.
Despres had been a restricted free agent.
A first-round draft pick in 2009, Despres, 22, has three goals and 16 points in 85 NHL games.
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First Published July 18, 2014 12:00 AM