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Evgeni Malkin #71 of the Pittsburgh Penguins is congratulated by teammates after scoring a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the first period of Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nationwide Arena on April 28, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

Former Penguin Rick Tocchet Says GM Job Is One Everyone Wants

Rick Tocchet says having the two greatest players in the world makes this a very attractive job for a GM and a possible new head coach.

93-7 The Fan–06/03/2014

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5 Things Blackhawks Fans Are Saying About Thrilling Game 7 Loss

Well, the stage for the Lord Stanley Cup Playoffs is set. The first puck will drop at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday where the Kings will take on the New York Rangers. As you might imagine there are dozens of ecstatic fans of both teams here at CBS Local Sports National headquarters. We do, however, have one resident hardcore Chicago Blackhawks fan; Field Operations Manager Stan Pillman who has a few things to say about last night’s loss. Here are the top five things Blackhawks fans are saying about last night’s thrilling Game 7 loss, according to Stan.

06/02/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 7: Mario Lemieux l(R) ooks on as Penguins announcer Mike Lange addresses the crowd during the unveil of the Mario Lemieux statue at Consol Energy Center on March 7, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mike Lange On Ray Shero: “I Can’t Say Enough Nice Things”

Pittsburgh Penguins Broadcasting legend Mike Lange took some time to sit down and talk with Joe Starkey and Chris Mueller of Starkey and Mueller and everything was on the table from the current state of the Penguins to how he comes up with his incredible goal calls.

93-7 The Fan–05/30/2014

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Longest Suspensions In Sports History

With the recent season-long suspension of Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington making news, let’s take a look at other hefty player suspensions throughout the NHL, NFL, NBA and MLB.

05/30/2014

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Josh Yohe On Pens GM Search: Pierre McGuire Still In The Running

As the Penguins continue their search for the teams next General Manager after firing Ray Shero, none of the candidates have emerged as front-runners, but there is one name that keeps popping up.

93-7 The Fan–05/30/2014

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5 Reasons Why You Should Become A Hockey Fan NOW

Of the four major professional sports leagues in the US, the NHL gets the least amount of coverage in the media, with fans and on television. With the Eastern and Western Conference Finals both going to Game 6, now is a perfect time to start watching hockey and here are 5 reasons why.

05/29/2014

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Former Coach Scotty Bowman Says Pens Were Hurt By Injuries

Bowman says that Crosby has missed almost two full seasons because of injuries and it may have caught up to him.

93-7 The Fan–05/24/2014

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Report: Pierre McGuire Open For NHL Return If Right GM Situation Presents Itself

Ever since the Penguins fired General Manager Ray Shero, the name Pierre McGuire has been floated around as a potential candidate to replace him. Today, Pierre went on The Jim Rome Show and talked about those rumors.

93-7 The Fan–05/22/2014

Olli Maatta #3 of the Pittsburgh Penguins skates off the ice after the Penguins were eliminated in Game Seven of the Second Round of the 2014 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 13, 2014 at CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. New York defeated Pittsburgh 2-1 to advance to the next round. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Maatta To Miss 4-6 Months After Shoulder Surgery

Pittsburgh Penguins defensemen Olli Maatta will be out of action for an extended period of time.

05/22/2014

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Kevin Constantine: Core You Invest In Needs To Be Able To Do Everything

Former Penguins head coach Kevin Constantine joined “The Fan Morning Show” to talk about the Penguins’ current situation, which has some parallels to where the team found itself during his tenure.

93-7 The Fan–05/22/2014

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Elliotte Friedman Outlines Power Struggle In Penguins’ Front Office

Less than a week after the Penguins fired their General Manager in Ray Shero, we’re still left looking for answers about why this really happened.

93-7 The Fan–05/21/2014

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Darren Dreger: Pierre McGuire To The Penguins Isn’t That Far-Fetched

TSN hockey insider Darren Dreger joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to give the guys the latest on the Penguins’ current situation and to discuss what might come next for them.

93-7 The Fan–05/21/2014

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Rick Tocchet Talks Penguins’ GM Vacancy, What Needs To Be Changed

Rick Tocchet joined “The Fan Morning Show” on Tuesday to break down the team’s current situation and to discuss potential candidates for the Penguins’ vacant general manager position.

93-7 The Fan–05/20/2014

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Proteau Talks About Penguins’ GM Vacancy

Adam Proteau from The Hockey News talked to Bob Pompeani about the recent developments in the Penguins franchise.

93-7 The Fan–05/17/2014

Head coach Dan Bylsma of the Pittsburgh Penguins addresses the media after the game against the Ottawa Senators at Consol Energy Center on April 13, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Senators defeated the Penguins 3-2 in a shootout. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Shea-ved Ice: Plenty Of Questions Remain About Bylsma’s Future

In the wake of another playoff failure, the Pittsburgh Penguins started shaking up the future of the franchise Friday. However, it wasn’t the scenario anyone expected.

05/16/2014

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