USA Today NHL Writer Kevin Allen On Pens Trades: Wouldn't Trade Maatta For KesselWith trade rumors swirling and free agency set to start for the NHL, USA Today hockey writer Kevin Allen joined the Starkey and Mueller show to talk about what he thinks the Pens are up to as they look to improve their top six forwards.
NHL.com's Kimelman: Crosby Favorite For Hart TrophySidney Crosby has spent a good portion of the year without one of his top wingers in Pascal Dupuis as he recovers from knee surgery, but that hasn't appeared to slow him down very much.
TSN's Aaron Ward Talks Homosexuality In Sports & Why He Avoided SochiNHL on TSN analyst and former NHL defenseman Aaron Ward joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to offer his take on the Olympics and share some of what he learned about homosexuality in sports while working on his "ReOrientation" feature for TSN's SportsCentre.
Idle Thoughts- Pens Playoff Success Moves On Without Power PlayThanks to the quick start and gutsy performance of players like Max Talbot, Tyler Kennedy and a steady net presence by Marc-Andry Fleury for a much needed Game 3 win, the Pens find themselve just two more like it away from a date with the second round of Lord Stanley's playoffs.
Game 3: Pens Defeat Lightning, 3-2Tyler Kennedy’s third-period goal gave the Pens a 3-2 lead and the win over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals on Monday night.
Pens/Lightning Game 2 Gameday NotesTonight the Pittsburgh Penguins will look to take a commanding 2-0 series lead over the Tampa Bay Lightning. After getting shutout in Game 1, the Lightning are making some changes for tonight's game.
St. Louis Gets Double Root CanalOnly in the Stanley Cup Playoffs can a guy undergo an emergency root canal and still be probable for the next game. That's the case with Tampa Bay's Martin St. Louis.
Scouting: Tampa Bay LightningThe Penguins open up the Stanley Cup playoffs Wednesday night vs. Tampa Bay. Here's a closer look at the Pens 1st round opponent.
Pens Fall To Lightning, 2-1Martin St. Louis scored his 30th goal of the season, helping the Tampa Bay Lightning clinch their first playoff berth since 2007 with a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.