Much like the fan base that has grown tired of meaningless games while waiting for the playoffs to being, Penguins defenseman Matt Niskanen told Starkey and Mueller that he’s ready for games that actually mean something.
Matt Niskanen is picking the United States, but says Sidney Crosby lives for the big moments.
Chris Kunitz and Matt Niskanen scored and Marc-Andre Fleury made 27 saves Saturday night and the Pittsburgh Penguins earned a 2-1 victory over the Flames, handing Calgary a team record sixth consecutive regulation loss on home ice.
Adam Henrique scored 1:38 into the game and Michael Ryder connected 2:45 into the second, sparking the Devils to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday.
From skating on ice to turkeys on ice, the Penguins brought Thanksgiving early to the Bedford Hope Center in the Hill District.
Penguins GM Ray Shero joined Bob Pompeani to talk about the state of the club.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Defenseman Matt Niskanen has acquitted himself well through the first two games of the 2013-14 regular season, but will it matter once All-Star blue-liner Kris Letang rejoins the Penguins?
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — While head coach Dan Bylsma evaluates his Penguins in the infancy of 2013-14 training camp, general manager Ray Shero must make his own tough decisions with the team on track to exceed the new NHL salary cap.
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ preseason has begun, and Root Sports analyst Bob Errey is there to break it down with Sportsradio 93.7 The Fan’s Vinnie and Cook.
Bob Pompeani talked about the Penguins signing Rob Scuderi with Josh Yohe of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Matt Niskanen and Dustin Jeffrey scored third-period goals to send the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-1 victory over the Florida Panthers on Friday.
The Pittsburgh Penguins say defenseman Matt Niskanen has signed a two-year, $4.3 million deal that will keep him with the team until 2014.
(93-7 The FAN) — The Penguins finally found a multiple-goal lead they liked, thrashing the Philadelphia Flyers, 10-3, Wednesday night in Game 4.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins winger Matt Cooke returned to practice Tuesday after being given a “maintenance day” by head coach Dan Bylsma.
(93-7 The FAN) — Lovejoy, who has been out for two weeks with a knee injury, says he’s ahead of schedule in his recovery and hopes to return in the first round of the playoffs.