Pens GM Rutherford Talks Kessel Trade And First Day Of Free AgencyThe Pittsburgh Penguins were very busy on the first day of the NHL Free Agency Period, but it was not a free agent that was making the biggest headlines.
USA Today NHL Writer Kevin Allen On Pens Trades: Wouldn't Trade Maatta For KesselWith trade rumors swirling and free agency set to start for the NHL, USA Today hockey writer Kevin Allen joined the Starkey and Mueller show to talk about what he thinks the Pens are up to as they look to improve their top six forwards.
GM Jim Rutherford Previews Busy Off-Season For PenguinsWith the NHL Draft looming at the end of the month, Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford and his staff have been going over their agenda for the off-season.
Reports: Pens Defenseman Olli Maatta To Miss Remainder Of SeasonAccording 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.
Top Pittsburgh Penguins Stories Of 2014It’s been quite a year for the Pittsburgh Penguins. From the long-awaited return of “Pittsburgh Gold” to a gut-wrenching playoff collapse, we’ve seen a lot of ups and downs in 2014.
Pens: Downie, Sutter & Greiss Being Tested For MumpsThe Penguins are in Florida to take on the Panthers tonight, but three players have been sent home early to be tested for the mumps.
Pens: Maatta Positive For Mumps, Greiss & Bortuzzo TestedAnother Penguins player has gotten the mumps.
Fleury Negative For Mumps, Greiss Being Tested Marc-Andre Fleury has tested negative for the mumps, but his goaltending counterpart is now being tested.
Penguins: 3 More Players Being Tested For MumpsThree more Pittsburgh Penguins are being tested for the mumps.
Pens GM Jim Rutherford: 'We'll Still Make Some Changes With The Team'The first year for Jim Rutherford as the Penguins General Manager has seen many ups and downs with injuries and serious health scares. While being aware of what's happening to his players now, Rutherford is keeping his eye on the future and what his team still needs to achieve their goals.
Maatta To Play Against Montreal, 2 Weeks After SurgeryTwo weeks after having surgery to remove a cancerous tumor from his thyroid, Olli Maatta will return to the lineup tonight.
Olli Maatta Skating Just One Week After Surgery To Remove TumorThe timeline set for Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta to return from surgery to remove a tumor on his thyroid gland was originally 4-6 weeks. Now, just seven days after the successful surgery, Maatta was spotted on the ice skating again.