Landon Donovan #10 of Los Angeles Galaxy reacts to his supporters after a 4-1 win over the Philadelphia Union at StubHub Center on May 25, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

5 Reasons Why Landon Donovan Is The Best MLS Player Ever

Landon Donovan has announced his intention to retire from soccer at the end of the 2014 season. Here’s 5 reasons why Landon Donovan is the best MLS player ever…


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Umberger Signs 5-Year Extension

Good news for Plum native R.J. Umberger, who has signed a 5-year contract extension with the Columbus Blue Jackets.


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Pens/Jeffrey Agree To 2-Year Deal

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Penguins announced that they’ve agreed to a 2-year deal with winger Dustin Jeffrey. Jeffrey’s contract is a two-way deal in 2011-12 and a one-way deal in 2012-13. The contract has an average […]


Pittsburgh Penguins Vs. Boston Bruins

Red Wings Sign Chris Conner

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Chris Conner has decided to leave the Pittsburgh Penguins. Conner is going back home to Michigan to play for the Detroit Red Wings. The speedy winger has signed a one-year deal with the […]


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Blockbuster NHL Trade

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- A huge NHL trade has been made on the Fourth of July. The San Jose Sharks have traded forward Dany Heatley to the Minnesota Wild for forward Martin Havlat. Heatley scored 28 goals […]


Tampa Bay Lightning Vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Penguins Sign Tyler Kennedy

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- Jaromir Jagr is out, Tyler Kennedy is in. The Penguins and Kennedy have agreed on a 2-year deal worth a total of $4 million. It was clear from the start that Kennedy wanted […]


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Pens Sign Nick Johnson To One-Year Deal

The Pittsburgh Penguins signed forward Nick Johnson to a one-year contract. Johnson, who was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, opted to re-sign with the Penguins to a two-way deal worth $550,000 at the NHL level that runs through the 2011-12 season.


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Jeffrey Sidelined For 6 Months

The promising rookie season of Dustin Jeffrey is officially over as it’s announced he’ll miss at least the next 6 months.


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Study: Living With Purpose Helps Cognitive Ability

Mike Pintek talks with Leslie Martin from La Sierra University on the study she worked on that shows people who focus on living with a sense of purpose as they age are more likely to remain cognitively intact.

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