Penguins Remove Despres from Blue Line

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Penguins Remove Despres from Blue Line
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WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The Penguins will make another lineup change for their Friday night game against the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre, replacing Simon Despres on defense with Ben Lovejoy. Coach Dan Bylsma explained the Despres decision by citing the need for “more consistency in his play and his demeanor.”

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