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Sharks grab Kennedy from Pens

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Updated: 7/11/2013 1:59 pm

Newark, NJ (Sports Network) - The San Jose Sharks acquired forward Tyler Kennedy from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a second-round pick at Sunday's NHL Draft.

The Sharks sent the 50th overall selection in this year's draft to Pittsburgh for Kennedy, who had spent his entire career with the Penguins.

Kennedy, 26, was a fourth-round pick by Pittsburgh in 2004 and has registered 76 goals, 92 assists and 168 points over 372 career games. He also has 12 goals and 15 assists in 76 career playoff outings, and contributed five goals and nine points to the Penguins' Stanley Cup championship run in 2009.

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