MONTREAL (AP) — Brandon Sutter’s second goal of the game 52 seconds into overtime lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a wild 7-6 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.
Former Pens forward Colby Armstrong is back with former Pens head coach Michel Therrien, this time in Montreal and today Armstrong told 93.7 the Fan, “he’s been great with our group. He came into a situation where a team wasn’t doing so well. I think he’s familiar with that so it was easy for him to adapt right away to turning things around.”
Sports Illustrated NHL senior writer Michael Farber takes Vinnie & Cook for a skate around the NHL on Sportsradio 93-7 The Fan. Farber weighs in on the Penguins’ losing streak, the Canadiens’ hot start, and what to watch in Montreal on Saturday.
(93-7 The FAN) — Michel Therrien has been hired to coach the Montreal Canadiens, as announced Tuesday morning by Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin.
(93-7 The FAN) — On a night when Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 30 Montreal shots — some in spectacular fashion — he came one save short of defeating the Canadiens Tuesday in a 3-2 loss.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will conclude a four-game road trip Tuesday night against the Montreal Canadiens.
The National Hockey League has fined Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban following an incident in Friday night’s game.
The Penguins kept their win streak alive in a come-from-behind shootout win over the Montreal Canadiens, 5-4 Friday night.
(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins winger James Neal was fined $2,500 by the NHL Tuesday because of a high stick at Montreal in a 4-3 Penguins overtime win.
(93-7 The FAN) — Kris Letang is questionable for tonight’s game at the New York Rangers with a broken nose.
Montreal’s Max Pacioretty is facing consequences for breaking Kris Letang’s nose. The Canadiens’ forward has been suspended for three games.
A questionable hit in the third period went unpunished, but Kris Letang hurt the Canadiens on the scoreboard when it mattered the most.
I was very impressed with the effort and compete level in Tuesday’s 3-1 win over the Buffalo Sabres. However, as well as they played on Tuesday was as poorly as they played during Saturday afternoon’s 3-0 shutout loss to the Habs.
The fans attending the Penguins’ 200th consecutive sellout didn’t get much of a show from the home team as the Montreal Canadiens skated to a 3-0 shutout win at the CONSOL Energy Center Saturday afternoon.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will be back in action Saturday afternoon when they host the Montreal Canadiens.