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PENGUINS SIGN ROBERT LANG


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 2, 1997



PENGUINS SIGN ROBERT LANG

PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed center Robert Lang to a contract today, it was announced by General Manager Craig Patrick. In accordance with club policy, terms of the contract were not announced.
Lang, 26, recorded 41 points (14+27) in 38 games with Sparta Praha in the Czech. Elite League in 1996-97.
The 62", 216-pound native of Teplice, Czech Republic, has played in 147 NHL games with the Los Angeles Kings, recording 58 points (19+39). He last played in the NHL in 1995-96, posting career-highs with 22 points (6+16) in 68 games with the Kings.
Lang was selected by the Kings in the sixth round (133rd overall) of the 1990 Entry Draft.