Dominik Simon to join Pittsburgh Penguins in NHL


Czech ice hockey forward Dominik Simon announced late Wednesday that he had signed a three year agreement to play for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the NHL. Simon leaves Czech ExtraLiga team Škoda Plzeň after a successful season with 19 goals and 14 assists. The 20-year-old caught the attention of the US club during his appearances for the Czech national side when he played in the recent World Championships, scoring one goal and providing five assists.