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Eastern Conference Semifinals

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Penguins Fall 5-1 In Game 5 As Rangers Fend Off Elimination

Derick Brassard scored twice, including New York’s first power-play goal in 10 games, and the Rangers avoided elimination with a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Friday night.

05/09/2014

Brandon Sutter #16 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his third period goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game One of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Consol Energy Center on April 16, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Penguins defeated the Blue Jackets 4-3. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Bob Errey On Pens: They’re Preying On Rangers’ Fatigue

With the Penguins one game away from advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals, ROOT Sports Pens Analyst Bob Errey joined the Starkey and Mueller show to discuss how the Pens got to this point and how much farther he can see them going.

93-7 The Fan–05/08/2014

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Penguins Defeat Rangers 4-2 To Take 3-1 Series Lead

Brandon Sutter scored a short-handed goal to break a second-period tie, and the Pittsburgh Penguins moved within one win of the Eastern Conference finals with a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.

05/07/2014

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Lifeless 1st Period Sends Pens To 3-2 OT Loss In Game 1

Derick Brassard scored 3:06 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 3-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Friday night.

05/02/2014

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Jussi Jokinen Says Rangers A Great Team, Deep From Top To Bottom

After scoring 3 goals and registering two assists in the six-game series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Penguins forward Jussi Jokinen joined Joe Starkey of Starkey and Mueller to talk about how the team is gearing up for their second round matchup with the New York Rangers.

93-7 The Fan–05/01/2014

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Pens’ Lee Stempniak: Rangers Will Be A Huge Test For Us

Stempniak says the Pens chances may hinge more on how they play but the Rangers will provide them with a huge test.

93-7 The Fan–05/01/2014

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Rangers Top Flyers In Game 7, Advance To Face Pens

Daniel Carcillo and Benoit Pouliot scored second-period goals, and the New York Rangers advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs with a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers in Game 7 on Wednesday night.

04/30/2014

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USA Today Hockey Writer Kevin Allen: Pens Better Off Facing Rangers In Round 2

The Pens advanced to the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs on Monday night, but their second round opponent is still unknown as it will come down to either the Rangers or Flyers.

93-7 The Fan–04/29/2014

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Pens Down Sens 6-2, Move Onto Eastern Conference Finals

Eight playoff wins down, eight to go for Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins.

05/24/2013

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Pens Take 3-1 Series Lead With 7-3 Rout Of Sens In Game 4

Jarome Iginla and James Neal each scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins routed the Ottawa Senators 7-3 on Wednesday night to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series.

05/22/2013

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Spezza To Return To Sens Lineup For Game 3 Against Pens

Jason Spezza doesn’t have much time to return to form if the Ottawa Senators want to extend their season.

05/18/2013

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Colin Dunlap: Crazy As It Sounds, Karlsson Is Weak Link

Here’s a bit of unsolicited advice for the Pittsburgh Penguins’ forwards for the remainder of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Ottawa Senators — attack Erik Karlsson.

05/18/2013

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Crosby’s Hat Trick Lifts Penguins Over Senators, 4-3

Sidney Crosby had his second career playoff hat trick and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

05/17/2013

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Shea-ved Ice Round 2 Preview: Senators Vs. Penguins

For the first time since 2010, the Pittsburgh Penguins have advanced to the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Standing in their way? The Ottawa Senators.

05/14/2013

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Penguins To Meet Senators In Round 2

With an overtime goal by Brooks Orpik in Game 6, the Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2010.

05/13/2013

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