The crystal trophy was nice. So were the watch and the silver hockey stick. Mementos from his 1,000th NHL game that Alex Tanguay will surely cherish.
It is during times like these — around the NHL Trade Deadline — when we are reminded that sports fandom isn’t steeped all that much in reality.
According to the Penguins, the Penguins have traded Robert Bortuzzo and a 2016 seventh round draft pick to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for Cole.
Pittsburgh coach Mike Johnston can tell a couple of shifts into a game what version of Evgeni Malkin the Penguins are going to get on a given night.
Rutherford says he feels no pressure to make any additional deals because of the moves they have already made.
In an article posted today, Pascal Dupuis opens up about dealing with knee surgery and two blood clots.
Sidney Crosby scored his 20th goal of the season, Evgeni Malkin added three assists, and the Pittsburgh Penguins held on to beat the Washington Capitals 4-3 on Wednesday night, averting a sweep of the season series.
There’s no denying that Sidney Crosby is one of the best hockey players in the world.
Two games, nine goals – including a couple by the snakebit power play – and another steady performance by Marc-Andre Fleury provided a reminder: when focused and fed-up, the Penguins remain as potent as ever.
Here are a few reasons why the 1980 men’s hockey team’s victory is still in fact, a miracle.
Even with skilled stars like Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin in the lineup, the Pittsburgh Penguins were in a scoring slump when they arrived in St. Louis.
Brandon Dubinsky poked a pass from Matt Calvert past a sprawled Marc-Andre Fleury with 2:17 remaining to lift the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 2-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.
Here’s the top five masks worn by goaltenders for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Zach Sill joined 93.7 the Fan host Mike Kearney, Trib Sports Columnist Rob Rossi and Pens beat writer of the Trib Jason Mackey for another edition of “Backchecking with the Pens.”
Following the Penguins 3-1 loss to the Washington Capitals at Consol Energy Center on Tuesday, the story buzzing in Pittsburgh is Alexander Ovechkin’s hit to the back of Kris Letang’s leg.