Josh Yohe of the Tribune Review joined Chris Mack on the Late Shift from snowy Winnepeg following the Pens 4-2 win over the Jets. With the win, the Penguins clinched their first ever Metropolitan Division Championship.
Paul Martin returned after an 18-game absence and scored the winner to help the Pittsburgh Penguins eliminate the Winnipeg Jets from playoff contention with a 4-2 victory Thursday night.
Carolina rookie Elias Lindholm scored twice for the first multi-goal game of his career and the Hurricanes dominated the listless Pittsburgh Penguins 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Paul Bessire joined The Fan Morning Show in his regular weekly spot on Thursday to offer up the machine’s picks for this weekend’s conference championship games, and its end-of-season projection for the 2013-14 Penguins.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28 shots for his 250th NHL victory and franchise-record 24th shutout, and Sidney Crosby scored in Pittsburgh’s two-goal first period to lead the Penguins to a 3-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Penguins ended their 2013-14 preseason with a winning record after a 5-1 victory in Detroit Wednesday night, and despite another disappointing playoff exit this past spring, expectations are once again high with the regular season just days away.