Following the dirty hit Penguins defenseman Kris Letang took from notoriously dirty Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo, Penguins assistant coach Rick Tocchet talked with Joe Starkey of the Starkey and Mueller show about the hit and what he would have done if he were playing.
Zac Rinaldo made a bad situation worse Tuesday night and the NHL better come down hard on him.
Rick Nash scored twice to lift his goal total to an NHL-high 28 and the New York Rangers drummed the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Sunday.
Kyle Okposo scored three of his four goals in the third period to complete his first NHL hat trick, and the New York Islanders jumped back into first place in the Eastern Conference with a 6-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night.
Having initially been snubbed from the All-Star game, Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has been announced as a replacement after Pekka Rinne of the Predators and Jimmy Howard of the Red Wings had to skip the game due to injuries.
The Penguins have announced the signing of 26-year-old forward Mark Arcobello who was waived by the Nasville Predators.
David Perron scored twice and added an assist in a 7-2 thrashing of reeling Minnesota on Tuesday night, as the Penguins put together the kind of outburst that has been rare at times this season for one of the league’s most potent attacks.
Pens coach Mike Johnston joins The Fan Morning Show to look ahead to the second half of the season
Penguins Forward Nick Spaling joined Trib Sports Columnist Rob Rossi and 93-7 The FAN co-host of The Starkey and Mueller Show, Chris Mueller for “Backchecking With The Pens,” a show that will air on Sportsradio 93-7 The FAN every Monday night.
According to multiple media outlets, Penguins defenseman Olli Matta’s injured shoulder, which he had surgery on during the offseason and recently re-injured, has not responded well to rehab and will cause him to miss the rest of the season.
New Penguins Forward David Perron joined the Starkey and Mueller Show to talk about his new team and the opportunity he has to play alongside Sidney Crosby.
Ehrhoff says this team has overcome so much this year which has helped them to become a closer group.
Sidney Crosby scored a power-play goal 3:41 into overtime, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins over the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 on Saturday night.
Pittsburgh stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin have been added to the roster for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game.
Nick Cotsonika of Yahoo Sports talked about the Pens with Bob Pompeani.