The bottom line is the Flyers own the Penguins right now. I said before this started that the Pens can’t win a series that goes seven games against the Flyers. And the odds of Pittsburgh winning four of the next five are very slim.
(93-7 The FAN) — Steve Sullivan, who spent most of the regular season on the point of the first power play unit alongside Letang, returned to the point.
(93-7 The FAN) — The consensus throughout the team is the Penguins got away from their game.
(93-7 The FAN) — Forwards James Neal — second on the team with 40 goals and 81 points — and Steve Sullivan — sixth on the team with 48 points — took extra time off at the end of the regular season to heal up nagging injuries and will be in the lineup in Game 1.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins captain Sidney Crosby scored twice Tuesday night, the second of which proved to be the game winner, as Pittsburgh beat Boston, 5-3, and inched closer to clinching the fourth seed in the Eastern Conference.
Frans Nielsen scored twice and the New York Islanders won in Pittsburgh for the first time in more than four years with a 5-3 victory over the Penguins on Tuesday night.
(93-7 The FAN) — Evgeni Malkin’s assault on the rest of the National Hockey League continued Thursday, as he scored two goals in a 5-1 Pittsburgh win against Nashville at Consol Energy Center.
Evgeni Malkin scored twice, James Neal had four assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins clinched a playoff spot with a 5-1 victory over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night.
(93-7 The FAN) — James Neal recorded a his first hat trick as a Penguin, Evgeni Malkin added two goals and four assists and Sidney Crosby tallied four assists as the Penguins routed the Winnipeg Jets Tuesday, 8-4.
The Pittsburgh Penguins passed a tough test against the Boston Bruins Sunday afternoon. The Penguins got goals from five different players to propel them to a 5-2 win to extend their winning streak to nine games.
It did not come easy, but the Pittsburgh Penguins extended their winning streak to eight games with a 2-1 shootout win over the Florida Panthers Friday night.
Evgeni Malkin loped through the zone, stutter-stepped his way to the front of the net and flipped the puck past Theodore – who vainly thrust his stick in the Russian’s direction – to score in the streaking Penguins’ 2-1 shootout victory Friday night.
(93-7 The FAN) — After Monday’s trade deadline, it’s clear how valuable both players have become to this organization.
NHL Network analyst Craig Button joined The Fan Morning Show Friday.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are gearing up for the stretch run to the playoffs and the trade deadline is just around the corner. There are several questions surrounding the Penguins as Monday’s trade deadline draws closer.