Warren native, Michigan alum Matt Hunwick signs with Pittsburgh

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By @MichaelCaples –

The Pittsburgh Penguins have added another Michigan native to the roster, as the club has signed Matt Hunwick.

The University of Michigan and NTDP alum has signed a three-year deal with the defending Stanley Cup champions.

A native of Warren, Hunwick spent the last two seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs. Last season, he recorded one goal and 18 assists in 72 games with the Leafs.

Originally a seventh-round pick of Boston, Hunwick has suited up for the Bruins, Avalanche, Rangers and Leafs during his 11 NHL seasons.