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Penguins recall defenceman Ryan Lannon, centre Ryan Stone from minors

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Penguins recalled defenceman Ryan Lannon and centre Ryan Stone from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the AHL before leaving Monday on a three-game road trip.

Coach Michel Therrien wanted a more flexible roster before the Penguins play Tuesday at Florida, Thursday at Tampa Bay and Saturday at Atlanta.

Lannon had two goals and seven assists in 35 games with the Penguins' top farm club. Stone, a second-round draft pick in 2003, had seven goals and 12 assists in 34 games.

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