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.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have hired Jim Rutherford as their new general manager and fired coach Dan Bylsma.
Few men have as much insight into what Pierre McGuire can bring to a team as Frank Pietrangelo does.
There is still plenty of mystery surrounding the Penguins ongoing search for their next General Manager, but Tribune-Review Pens Beat Writer Rob Rossi joined Starkey and Mueller to try and clear up the list of candidates.
The Penguins are playing it pretty close to the vest when it comes to their search for former General Manager Ray Shero’s replacement, but that hasn’t stopped some names from leaking out.
Pittsburgh Penguins Broadcasting legend Mike Lange took some time to sit down and talk with Joe Starkey and Chris Mueller of Starkey and Mueller and everything was on the table from the current state of the Penguins to how he comes up with his incredible goal calls.
As the Penguins continue their search for the teams next General Manager after firing Ray Shero, none of the candidates have emerged as front-runners, but there is one name that keeps popping up.
Consol Energy Center is only a few years old, but this week’s heavy rains are creating some problems at the building.
Bowman says that Crosby has missed almost two full seasons because of injuries and it may have caught up to him.
Ever since the Penguins fired General Manager Ray Shero, the name Pierre McGuire has been floated around as a potential candidate to replace him. Today, Pierre went on The Jim Rome Show and talked about those rumors.
Less than a week after the Penguins fired their General Manager in Ray Shero, we’re still left looking for answers about why this really happened.
Dave Cramer didn’t want to be removing the Stanley Cup Playoff banners from the outside of CONSOL Energy Center Friday afternoon, any more than Pittsburgh Penguins President and CEO David Morehouse wanted to dump his general manager.
Mario Lemieux and Ron Burkle, along with the rest of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ ownership team, were nose deep in meetings for a third straight day on Friday following the announcement that Ray Shero had been relieved of his duties as general manager earlier in the day.
Call me crazy, that’s fine. But I blindly trust Mario Lemieux.