Tom Sestito

LW / Pittsburgh Penguins / EXP: YRS Height: Weight: lb Age: College: None

Fantasy Points by Week

    LW Rank
    • Released from professional tryout

      News: Tom Sestito was released from his professional tryout contract with the Penguins on Wednesday, Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito will thus look to catch on with another organization, most likely at the AHL level.
    • Penguins Sign Sestito To PTO

      News: Tom Sestito signed a professional tryout contract last week with the Penguins, Josh Yohe of reports.
      Analysis: As a tough guy who gobbles up penalty minutes, Tom Sestito doesn't seem to mesh well with coach Mike Johnston's vision of rolling out four lines with scoring ability. Don't expect him to crack the Penguins' 23-man roster out of training camp, barring a litany of injuries.
    • Canucks And Sestito Part Ways

      News: Tom Sestito will not play for the Canucks or their AHL Utica affiliate for the remainder of the season.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito will essentially work out on his own the remainder of the season, at which point the team will look to send him to a different club where he can continue playing.
    • Canucks' Sestito Headed To Minors

      News: Tom Sestito cleared waivers Saturday, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.
      Analysis: With no other teams interested in adding Tom Sestito to their fourth-line ranks, the winger will head back to AHL Utica. He'll likely be back in Vancouver at some point when injuries thin their depth at forward.
    • Canucks Place Sestito On Waivers

      News: Tom Sestito was placed on waivers by the Canucks on Friday, Renaud Lavoie of TVA Sports reports.
      Analysis: The fourth-line enforcer has been a regular healthy scratch all season for the Canucks, appearing in only three games. After expressing to management that he'd prefer to pick up some ice time, the Canucks plan to assign him to AHL Utica if he clears waivers on Saturday.
    • Canucks' Sestito Activated

      News: Tom Sestito (lower body) was activated from IR on Friday.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito missed just over a month with the lower-body injury, but looks like he'll be an option for the Canucks on the fourth line Saturday versus Toronto. The gritty winger has been limited to just two games this season.
    • Canucks' Sestito Skates Thursday

      News: Tom Sestito (lower body) was able to skate on his own at the end of Thursday's practice.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito is traveling with the Canucks on their seven-game road trip that kicks off Friday in Columbus, seemingly indicating that the team hopes to have him available at some point. Since the fourth-line tough guy has missed over three weeks with the injury, he'll have to get in several practices before having a shot at rejoining the lineup.
    • Canucks Place Sestito On IR

      News: Tom Sestito was placed on injured reserve Tuesday.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito was ruled out indefinitely after suffering a lower-body injury in Sunday's loss to the Predators. The Canucks are expected to recall Frank Corrado from AHL Utica to take his spot on the 23-man roster.
    • Canucks' Sestito Out Indefinitely

      News: Tom Sestito (lower body) is out indefinitely.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito left Sunday's game with an injury, and it looks like he's going to miss a significant period of time. Bo Horvat will make his NHL debut Tuesday against the Avalanche in Sestito's place.
    • Canucks' Sestito Leaves With Injury

      News: Tom Sestito left Sunday's game against the Predators with a lower-body injury and didn't return, the Associated Press reports.
      Analysis: Tom Sestito was in the lineup for the second straight game while Alex Burrows (suspension) remained unavailable. Even if the injury proves to be minor and Sestito is deemed available to play Tuesday against the Colorado, it sounds like the team plans to replace him in the lineup anyway with prized prospect Bo Horvat, who was recalled from a conditioning assignment at AHL Utica on Sunday.
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