Pittsburgh Penguins hire Millionaires’ alumni Hextall as General Manager

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Tuesday the hiring of Melville Millionaires’ alumni Ron Hextall as the team’s new general manager.

Hextall spent one year as a net minder with the Millionaires’ during the 1980-81 season.

He most recently was the general manager for the Philadelphia Flyers for four seasons from 2014-18.

The Penguins also announced the hiring of long-time NHL executive Brian Burke as the teams’ President of Hockey Operatiors.

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