The Grades Are In On Day One Of NHL Free AgencyThere seemed to be a number of varying opinions on the new direction Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford is taking his team just one day into NHL free agency, but the reviews from a national stand point seem to be rather promising.
Penguins’ Engelland Suspended For 5 GamesPittsburgh Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland has been suspended for five games without pay by the NHL for a check to the head of Detroit forward Justin Abdelkader.
Adams: Fleury Has Been Our Best PlayerPens forward Craig Adams joined 93-7 The Fan for his weekly visit, and said that the team's best player so far does not wear number 87.
Engelland To Have In-Person Hearing For Hit To Head The Penguins are already battling a series of injuries on the blue line, but they will likely be without another defenseman because of a suspension.
Zatkoff, Pens Shut Out Blue Jackets, 3-0Deryk Engelland, Chris Kunitz and Jussi Jokinen scored and backup Jeff Zatkoff made 19 saves in his first NHL win to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past Columbus 3-0 Saturday night for their fourth victory in a row and second over the Blue Jackets in as many days.
Despres, Strait Sent Back To Wilkes-Barre/Scranton(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins sent defensemen Simon Despres and Brian Strait back down to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League after Sunday's 5-2 win against Boston.
Crosby Will Not Play Against BostonSidney Crosby will not be in the lineup when the Pittsburgh Penguins look to extend their winning streak to nine games Sunday afternoon.
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.
Kennedy Returns, Engelland Scratched(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland did not participate in Monday's morning skate and was scratched against the Phoenix Coyotes, prompting the organization to recall Brian Strait from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.
Kennedy May Return Against Phoenix, Strait RecalledThe Pittsburgh Penguins called up defenseman Brian Strait Monday morning, while Tyler Kennedy may make his return to the lineup tonight against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Penguins Win 5th Straight In 5-1 Victory Over AvalancheThe Penguins headed into Colorado looking to keep their winning streak alive before heading back to Pittsburgh for four straight home games at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Pens' Win Streak Continues Against RangersEvengi Malkin had two goals, Marc-Andre Fleury made 30 saves and the Penguins beat the New York Rangers 4-1 Thursday night.