Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonough scored in the first period and Henrik Lundqvist made the goals stand up as the New York Rangers won the opener of their playoff series with the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Thursday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins face an uphill battle in their opening round matchup wih the Rangers. With that in mind, here are six ways the Penguins can defy the odds and win this series.
Mayor Bill Peduto announced the big screen would return for home games during the Penguins-Rangers series.
It took 82 games to get in, but the Pittsburgh Penguins will compete in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Don’t tell me about the down-the-liners.
The Pittsburgh Penguins rewarded some fans in a unique way today.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward David Perron is hoping to turn it around for the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
With the Pittsburgh Penguins getting ready to take on the New York Rangers in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, Brandon Sutter joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to preview their matchup and talk about where the team is confidence wise.
For several years, thousands of Penguins fans would gather outside of the arena to cheer on the team on a big screen.
Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy says Mike Johnston “definitely” has the team right now and praised the Penguins’ head coach.
A lot of Penguins fans were disappointed Monday when news came down that the team will not be setting up its “big screen” for playoff games later this week.
With Penguins fans mostly paying attention to the team in the hopes that they made the playoffs as it came down to the final game of the season, they probably haven’t had much time to preview the first round matchup with the New York Rangers.
After a stressful end to the regular season, the Penguins finally clinched a spot in the playoffs with their win against Buffalo last night.
John Tavares broke a tie with his 37th goal of the season early in the third period and the New York Islanders pulled away to beat the reeling Pittsburgh Penguins 3-1 on Friday night.
In his weekly Vesla 360 Injury Report, former Pirates trainer Frank Velasquez talks with Andrew Fillipponi about some of the injuries affecting some of Pittsburgh’s professional athletes.
Pens Advance To 2nd Round With Close Win Over Jackets
Photos from Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs’ Eastern Conference Quarterfinals between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets at CONSOL Energy Center on April 17, 2014.
NHL players have been competing in the Olympics since 1998. Here’s a look at some of the current and former Pittsburgh Penguins players who have represented their country at the Olympics.
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Sidney and Taylor Crosby have always been close both on and off the ice.