NEW YORK (AP) The NHL and the players’ association met for a third straight day Sunday, and again avoided the troublesome money issues that are fueling the ongoing lockout.
NEW YORK (AP) The NHL canceled the rest of the preseason Thursday, just a day before negotiations were set to resume in an effort to end the lockout.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Despite the growing uncertainty about labor peace in the National Hockey League, the Penguins announced Wednesday they are moving forward with plans to put preseason tickets on sale to the general public Friday at 10:00 A.M.
Former Steeler and current KDKA-TV Steelers color commentator Edmund Nelson joined The Fan Morning Show on Friday.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers defeated the Carolina Panthers at Heinz Field, 17-16, Thursday night to wrap up the 2012 preseason, but at what cost?
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers backup quarterback Charlie Batch is playing the waiting game as his coaches collaborate on final roster cuts this weekend, but is he playing it for the last time, at least in the foreseeable future?
PITTSBURGH (AP) Mike Wallace’s corner locker at the Steelers’ facility sat quietly, as neat as it has throughout training camp.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — After showing his displeasure toward the Pittsburgh sideline, Ben Roethlisberger then took out whatever frustrations he had on the Buffalo Bills’ defense in the Steelers’ 38-7 preseason victory on Saturday night.
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — Steelers rookie right guard David DeCastro was carted off the field after hurting his right knee early into Pittsburgh’s preseason game against the Buffalo Bills on Saturday night.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Steelers have fired special teams coach Al Everest and promoted assistant Amos Jones to his job, effective immediately.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — When head coach Mike Tomlin addressed the media at his weekly press conference in preparation for Saturday night’s preseason game in Buffalo, he praised the work backup linebacker Chris Carter has done while superstar James Harrison and semi-regular Jason Worilds try to regain their health.
While Casey Hampton continues his methodical comeback from offseason knee surgery – a return that hit a bit of a snag when the five-time Pro Bowler underwent a procedure recently to “fix” his left elbow – McLendon is blossoming into the heir apparent as the anchor of Pittsburgh’s 3-4 defense.
Mike Wallace will end his holdout and report to team headquarters this weekend, according to at least one source.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Ike Taylor stuck his hands out and reached for the ball. Normally, it leads to an incompletion – and more than a little frustration for the Pittsburgh Steelers cornerback. This time, it led to a touchdown.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — At least, on this particular Sunday, the Steelers didn’t miss Mike Wallace that much.