Bitetto will be in the Predators' lineup on Saturday.
Bitetto hasn’t been in the lineup since February 2nd, but will replace Ryan Ellis (lower-body) in the lineup vs. Chicago. Bietto has registered just three assists in 18 games this season and is expected to be paired with Yannick Weber.
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.