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Ben Lovejoy: Johnston Is A Genius & He’s Definitely In Control

Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy says Mike Johnston “definitely” has the team right now and praised the Penguins’ head coach.

93-7 The Fan–04/14/2015

Ben Lovejoy, Dylan Reese

Pens Trade Lovejoy, Promote USC Native Reese

PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Penguins announced late Wednesday night that defenseman Ben Lovejoy has been traded to the Anaheim Ducks for a fifth-round pick in the 2014 entry draft.

93-7 The Fan–02/07/2013

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Cooke Returns To Practice; Niskanen Still Absent

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins winger Matt Cooke returned to practice Tuesday after being given a “maintenance day” by head coach Dan Bylsma.

93-7 The Fan–04/11/2012

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Lovejoy Returns To Practice

(93-7 The FAN) — Lovejoy, who has been out for two weeks with a knee injury, says he’s ahead of schedule in his recovery and hopes to return in the first round of the playoffs.

93-7 The Fan–04/10/2012

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Letang, Lovejoy Sidelined With Injuries

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defensemen Kris Letang and Ben Lovejoy were forced to miss Tuesday’s game against the New York Islanders because of injuries.

93-7 The Fan–03/28/2012

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Penguins call up Despres, Strait

(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins called up defensemen Simon Despres and Brian Strait Monday, likely both in response to several defensive injuries suffered over the weekend.

93-7 The Fan–03/26/2012

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Pens Fall To Rangers, 3-1

The Penguins were unable to cool down the red-hot Rangers, losing 3-1 Friday night at CONSOL Energy Center. New York’s Henrik Lundqvist had 37 saves.


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Pens’ Lovejoy Discusses Return To Lineup

Pittsburgh Penguins defensmen Ben Love joy, joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday to talk to fans about his return to the lineup last night.

93-7 The Fan–12/21/2011

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Lovejoy Close To Returning

(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins could potentially have defenseman Ben Lovejoy back and healthy tonight when Chicago visits the Consol Energy Center.

93-7 The Fan–12/20/2011

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Lengthy Injury List For Penguins

(93-7 The FAN) — After a 6-2 win against the New York Islanders Saturday, the Pittsburgh Penguins were faced with a familiar reality: the injury report is sizeable and there’s no telling when it will diminish.

93-7 The Fan–12/12/2011

Game 3: Penguins Vs. Lightning

Penguins Injury Report: Contact For Kennedy

(93-7 The FAN) — Forward Tyler Kennedy practiced Wednesday and appeared to be participating in a full-contact role, which had not been the case prior to Wednesday’s practice as he recovers from a concussion.

93-7 The Fan–11/10/2011

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Lovejoy Out At Least Six Weeks

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy is expected to be out for at least six weeks with a broken wrist.

93-7 The Fan–11/08/2011

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Lovejoy Suffers Broken Wrist

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy broke his left wrist after going hard into the boards Thursday night at San Jose.

93-7 The Fan–11/04/2011

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Crosby Takes Some Contact

(93-7 The FAN) — Crosby and defenseman Deryk Engelland engaged in enough bumping to send Crosby off his feet and sliding across the ice at Southpointe.

93-7 The Fan–11/02/2011

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Pens Defense Must Adapt Without Michalek

PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan) — In all but nine of the last 92 regular season hockey games, Zbynek Michalek has laced up his skates and manned the blue line for the Penguins. That all changed […]

93-7 The Fan–10/25/2011