PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — By now it is public knowledge that 19-year-old rookie defenseman Olli Maatta will all but certainly remain with the Penguins, so now the question becomes, for how long?
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ winning streak was snapped by the Colorado Avalanche Monday night, but now the question of what to do with Olli Maatta comes to the forefront.
Evgeni Malkin scored in the third round of the shootout, Marc-Andre Fleury made the deciding stop on Ryan Kesler and the Pittsburgh Penguins remained unbeaten at home after a 4-3 victory against the Vancouver Canucks Saturday at Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Even with defenseman Kris Letang making further progress, as head coach Dan Bylsma noted after Tuesday’s morning skate, the Penguins still have to make an important decision about their blue line.
Last night, the Pens were tested for the first time in this young season and they responded – rather emphatically.
Well, you couldn’t ask for a better start to the regular season if you’re the Pittsburgh Penguins.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — For 37 young hockey players, the first step on their path to the NHL concluded Saturday at CONSOL Energy Center with the annual Penguins Developmental Camp Scrimmage.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — While Penguins management and Penguins players haggle over a new collective bargaining agreement that doesn’t look likely to come to fruition before a league-imposed Saturday night deadline, the team did go about the business of shoring up its blue line.