PITTSBURGH - Penguins have a new General Manager.
The Pens have hired Jim Rutherford.
Rutherford is most known for spending 20 consecutive seasons as GM of the Carolina Hurricanes and leading them to a Stanley Cup in 2006.
He stepped down in Carolina earlier this spring.
He replaces Ray Shero who was fired after 8 seasons with the Pens.
Rutherford to immediate action and fired Penguins Head Coach Dan Bylsma.