Pittsburgh coach Mike Johnston can tell a couple of shifts into a game what version of Evgeni Malkin the Penguins are going to get on a given night.
Even with skilled stars like Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin in the lineup, the Pittsburgh Penguins were in a scoring slump when they arrived in St. Louis.
Penguins winger Blake Comeau participated in a full practice for the first time on Monday since injuring his wrist nearly nine weeks ago.
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
With first place in the Eastern Conference at stake and tired legs on both benches, the Montreal Canadiens played with more energy.
Kevin Klein, bloodied earlier by a high stick that ripped off part of his ear, fired in a slap shot 3:45 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Monday night.
Brad Richardson scored two goals and added an assist, and backup goalie Eddie Lack posted his fifth NHL shutout to lift the Canucks to another road win, 3-0 over the short-handed Penguins on Thursday night.
Questions surrounded the return of Pascal Dupuis to the Pittsburgh Penguins lineup before the season began.
Winger Blake Comeau joined “The Fan Morning Show” Wednesday with his Penguins debut just a day away.
An incredible corn maze honoring the Pittsburgh Penguins and Mario Lemieux has been created in Lawrence County.