The Predators have placed Anthony Bitetto (upper-body) on injured reserve.
Bitetto lasted only three games before finding himself back on IR. Bitetto had one assist last night before leaving the game and not returning. He is dealing with an upper-body injury and will miss at least one week.
The Predators recalled Anthony Bitetto from Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitteto has one assist in two games during his conditioning stint with Milwaukee. Bitetto has been out since the season opener with an upper-body injury but it looks like he could draw back in on Friday.
The Predators have signed Anthony BItetto to a two-year, $1.225M ($612.5K AAV) contract extension.
Bitetto, 25, has appeared in the Predators last 11 games and has one assist in 17 games for the club in 2015-16. Paired with seven games during three recalls a season ago, the Island Park, New York, native has one point (1A) in 24 career NHL games, all with Nashville.
The Predators have recalled Anthony Bitetto from Milwaukee (AHL).
Bitetto, 24, has 25 points (2G / 23A) in 46 games with Milwaukee this season. His recall is likely bad news for Mattias Ekholm, who was injured on Sunday. Bitetto made his NHL debut on January 17th in Detroit.
Nashville, Tenn. (March 29, 2012) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed 2010 draft pick Anthony Bitetto (AN-thu-nee biht-EHT-oh) to a two-year entry-level contract.
Bitetto just completed his second season at Northeastern University, scoring four goals and 15 points in 34 games.