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Pens recall tough guy MacIntyre

Apr 18, 2013, 7:00 PM EST

The Penguins are beefing up for the stretch run.

That’s the word out of Pittsburgh on Thursday as the club recalled enforcer Steve MacIntyre from AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.

MacIntyre, 29, has racked up 70 penalty minutes in 29 games in the AHL this season, but has yet to suit up for any NHL action.

The 6-foot-5, 250-pound pugilist did play 12 games for Pittsburgh last season, though.

Here’s arguably MacIntyre’s most infamous/famous moment in the NHL — a KO of Calgary’s Raitis Ivanans while playing for Edmonton:

 

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