According to Coach Reirden the team wanted veteran stability on the blue line. Joshe Yohe examines Mark Eaton's role on the team.
Cursed or not, the Pittsburgh Penguins' blue alternate jerseys are gone for good. The franchise has ditched the sweaters they first wore at the 2011 Winter Classic, according to Dejan Kovacevic of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. They were on the way out after the regular season, anyway, but Pittsburgh opted to pull the plug a little early.
He'd be cheaper than adding a "star" player like Iginla, and would leave a few million in extra cap space. So if he's available, yes.