The Eastern Conference quarterfinal matchup between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets took another strange, yet familiar twist Monday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins also have another P-word going for them: patience.
Caufield things the Pens stars are the difference as long as they show up in this series.
With the series tied 1-1 and shifting to Columbus for the next two games, the Penguins’ big guns need to start contributing – immediately.
Matt Calvert’s first career playoff goal gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a badly needed boost. His second ended 4,493 days of futility for a franchise that is quickly morphing from laughingstock to something considerably more potent.
Brandon Sutter scored on a wrist shot from the left circle 8:18 into the third period, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins rally for a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals on Wednesday night.
The playoffs have arrived. It’s that special time of year, where the world seems to stop when the puck is dropped.
The regular season for the Pittsburgh Penguins has come to a close. Now, it’s time for playoff hockey.
Don’t mean to sound too harsh here, but close shouldn’t be good enough this season for the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Mark Streit beat Marc-Andre Fleury 2:10 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday.
Bob Pompeani looked ahead to the Stanley Cup playoffs with Kevin Allen of USA Today.
Police say Tampa Bay Lightning left wing Ryan Malone has been charged with DUI and possession of cocaine.
Jussi Jokinen scored in regulation and then got the game-winner in the shootout, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 victory over the playoff-bound Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
The NHL regular season is coming to a close and after a few games on the road the Penguins head home to finish the final three games of the regular season at home.
Two more players have been added to the Penguins’ seemingly never-ending injury list.