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Former Pens Goalie Brent Johnson Previews Pens-Islanders, Talks DiPietro Punch

Former Penguin Goalie Brent Johnson knows a great deal about playoff hockey given his times with the Pens and St. Louis Blues in which they made the postseason.


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Penguins Beat Bruins, 5-3; Inch Closer To Home-Ice Advantage In First Round

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins captain Sidney Crosby scored twice Tuesday night, the second of which proved to be the game winner, as Pittsburgh beat Boston, 5-3, and inched closer to clinching the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference.

93-7 The Fan–04/03/2012

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Crosby Reaches Milestone In Pens’ 5-3 Win Over Buffalo

After two discouraging losses to the New York Islanders this week, the Pittsburgh Penguins got back in the win column Friday night. Sidney Crosby had a goal and three assists to lead the Penguins to a 5-3 win against the surging Buffalo Sabres.


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Letang, Niskanen Won’t Make Road Trip

(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defensemen Kris Letang and Matt Niskanen will not play tonight at the New York Islanders as both continue to recover from injuries.

93-7 The Fan–03/29/2012

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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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Letang Not Diagnosed With Concussion

(93-7 The FAN) — Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang was diagnosed with a concussion after being evaluated by doctors Monday, but coach Dan Bylsma said he is experiencing concussion-like symptoms.

93-7 The Fan–03/06/2012

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All Injured Players Expected To Make Road Trip

(93-7 The FAN) — While there is no definitive timeline for return for forwards Sidney Crosby, Tyler Kennedy or Arron Asham, all three are expected to travel with the team on the upcoming two-game road trip.

93-7 The Fan–02/29/2012

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Penguins Gearing Up For Playoff Push

The Pittsburgh Penguins are gearing up for the stretch run to the playoffs and the trade deadline is just around the corner. There are several questions surrounding the Penguins as Monday’s trade deadline draws closer.


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Pens Lose To Leafs, 1-0

The Penguins’ eight-game winning streak came to a halt after a 1-0 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday night.


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Pens’ Analyst Jay Caufield: “Fleury Putting Team On His Back”

ROOT Sports hockey analyst Jay Caufield joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday.

93-7 The Fan–01/25/2012

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Injuries Making Penguins Poor Defensive Team

ROOT Sports hockey analyst Jay Caufield joined The Fan Morning Show Wednesday to discuss the Penguins as they continue to battle through injuries and work to stay in playoff contention.

93-7 The Fan–01/11/2012

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Pens’ Slide Continues Against Surging Senators

The Penguins’ losing streak stretched to five games as they fell to the Ottawa Senators, 5-1 Tuesday night at the CONSOL Energy Center. Milan Michalek, scored two goals and the Senators dominated the Pens whose ranks are decimated by injuries.


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Sens Score 5 Goals In 2nd Period, Beat Pens 6-4

It was another tough night for the Penguins as the Ottawa Senators chased back-up goalie Brent Johnson from the net after two periods on their way to a 6-4 victory Friday night. Jason Spezza had two goals and two assists, and Jared Cowen had four points for the Senators as well.


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Penguins Survive Last-Minute Frenzy, Defeat Carolina 3-2

The Penguins managed to skate out of Raleigh with a win Saturday night despite some tense moments near the end of the game when they faced what essentially became a 6-on-3 without some of their best penalty killers.


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Late Goal Gives Panthers 3-2 Win Over Pens

The Pittsburgh Penguins were looking to bounce back after a frustrating loss to the Tampa Bay Lighting Thursday night, but the Florida Panthers had other ideas.