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Drive to the Net: Pettersson uses reach in debut

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Marcus Pettersson. -- MATT SUNDAY / DKPS

6-feet-3 Marcus Pettersson took advantage of his long reach in his Penguins debut Tuesday, a 6-3 win over Colorado.

After the team's morning skate, Pettersson talked about what we could expect to see from his game.

“An overall two-way defenseman,” he said. “I think I play a pretty steady D. I play with a lot of pride in my D-zone and I think I can contribute offensively, as well. I would say I’m a two-way guy. I like to use my stick. I have a long reach.”

He did not disappoint.

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