The Pittsburgh Penguins were very busy on the first day of the NHL Free Agency Period, but it was not a free agent that was making the biggest headlines.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Through seven seasons, Kris Letang has established himself as an All-Star and the top blue-liner on the Penguins’ roster.
MOSCOW (AP/93-7 THE FAN) — When he accepted the Hart Trophy for NHL MVP, Evgeni Malkin praised former teammate, friend, and landlord Sergei Gonchar for aiding his professional development. Now teacher and student have been formally reunited on the first full day of the NHL lockout.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will be raising money to benefit the families of KHL players who lost their lives in a plane crash last month.
It appears as though former Penguin Jaromir Jagr has found a new home and it won’t in Pittsburgh.
It made for good talk show debate but it appears as though Jaromir Jagr won’t be returning to the Pittsburgh Penguins.