Jooris, 27, was acquired by a Penguins from a Carolina Hurricanes during a NHL Trading Deadline in sell for Greg McKegg. The fourth-year maestro played in 31 NHL games with a Hurricanes progressing this season, producing 6 points (3G-3A).
The 6-foot-1, 197-pound Jooris has seemed in 3 games with WBS given his acquisition, scoring once. His sole total with WBS was a large one, as it came in a final notation of regulation, forcing overtime, on Mar 4 in Milwaukee.
Overall, a Burlington, Ontario local has played in 204 career NHL games with Calgary, a New York Rangers, Arizona and Carolina. In those contests, Jooris has 23 goals, 32 assists and 55 points.
Jooris creatively assimilated a Calgary classification as an undrafted giveaway representative following a three-year collegiate career during Union College.
The Penguins, winners of 3 games in a row, revisit a Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night during 7:00 PM. That diversion can be watched on ATT SportsNet, or we can listen on a team’s central radio flagship, 105.9 The X.