After a disappointing postseason that was followed up by turnover in the Penguins front office as well as its coaching staff, Sidney Crosby has finally spoken out on the direction both he and the organization are headed.
Darren Dreger told the Fan Morning Show that Portland Winterhawks (WHL) head coach Mike Johnston is the “front-runner” in the Penguins’ coaching search.
Since day one on the job, new Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford has pretty much been an open book, and Tribune-Review Penguins Beat Writer Josh Yohe joined Starkey and Mueller to tell us about the latest information Rutherford is giving out.
Now, and only now, is this a real rivalry.
As an off-season of major changes continues for the Penguins, today they learned when and who they’ll be playing in next season’s home opener.
For a team that has largely been unable to buy a bounce in the series, they twice benefited from magic pucks failing to cross the line behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Since the day Dan Bylsma got fired, most analysts just assumed he would have a job waiting for him, and it appears one possible landing spot for the ex-Penguins head coach could be with the Florida Panthers.
Newly-appointed Penguins assistant general manager Bill Guerin joined The Fan Morning Show on Tuesday to talk about his new position and the team’s budy offseason.
According to a statement from the NHL, the former Pittsburgh Penguins coach will be joining the NHL Network as a studio analyst for Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
Nick Cotsonika of Yahoo! Sports talked about the Jim Rutherford hire and other Penguins offseason moves with Bob Pompeani.
Tribune-Review Pens beat writer Rob Rossi joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the hiring of Rutherford, but also spoke about his search for the teams next head coach adding that, based off the attributes Rutherford said he is looking for in his next head coach, current Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock fits the bill.
To hear NBC NHL Commentator Pierre McGuire tell it, he was certainly in the running for the Penguins open General Manager position that was today given to former Carolina Hurricanes General Manager Jim Rutherford.
The Pens announced today that former Carolina Hurricanes General Manager Jim Rutherford would take over the General Manager duties here in Pittsburgh, and then Rutherford joined Starkey and Mueller to talk about the latest challenge in his storied career and what he’s going to do to get the organization back to where they want it.
After a three-week search, the Pittsburgh Penguins have found a new general manager – Jim Rutherford.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have hired Jim Rutherford as their new general manager and fired coach Dan Bylsma.
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.