PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Penguins announced late Wednesday night that defenseman Ben Lovejoy has been traded to the Anaheim Ducks for a fifth-round pick in the 2014 entry draft.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — During the latest effort by the NHL to avoid history of the wrong kind, hockey did return to CONSOL Energy Center Friday night, and now Robert Morris has an opportunity to echo history of the right kind.
The governing body of local high school hockey is having a change of heart after backlash to the decision to ban the National Anthem from pregame ceremonies.
It is a controversial move by the organization that oversees local high school hockey. With ice time so expensive, and in order to keep the games running on time, the league commissioner has suggested doing away with the National Anthem. And the resulting backlash has been fierce.
The immediate future of pro hockey remains uncertain, but you certainly won’t see commissioner Ed Sam padlocking the doors of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League anytime soon.
While the Erie Cathedral Prep football team has begun its quest to avenge last year’s loss in the District 10 Class AAA Final, the hockey program has begun open tryouts at all levels as the varsity squad looks to atone for its own championship game defeat. However, they’ll have to make it back with new leadership on the ice and behind the bench.
While most people’s eyes were trained on London, a number of top area hockey players spent the weekend in Harrisburg for the Pennsylvania equivalent of the Summer Olympics.
It may be the middle of summer, but it’s not too early to start thinking about either the fall or winter sports season for Pittsburghers, and hockey annually bridges the gap between the two.
Chartiers Valley didn’t have to look far to find its new head hockey coach for the 2012-13 PIHL campaign…
The PIHL will shrink back to three classifications in 2013-14, creating a new frontier for current Open Class teams.
“Sudden Death,” an otherwise forgettable action movie filmed in Pittsburgh, provides a trip down memory lane, and symbolizes the rich history of high school hockey in the greater Pittsburgh area.
Watch Team Pittsburgh, featuring the top high school hockey players in the area, take on Team Philadelphia live in round robin play of the 26th annual America’s Showcase.
Watch live as the best high school hockey players in Pittsburgh compete in a national tournament…
One of the driving offensive forces behind Team Pittsburgh in the annual America’s Showcase, beginning Wednesday morning, will be Chartiers Valley sniper and PIHL Class AA scoring champion Justin Sabilla.
Meet the team that will represent the greater Pittsburgh area in the 26th annual America’s Showcase, a tournament coming to the ‘Burgh that features the best of the best in scholastic hockey across the country.
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