Alexander Steen redirected Zbynek Michalek’s shot from the point into the net 35 seconds into overtime, lifting the St. Louis Blues to a 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night.
Newly acquired Penguins defenseman Ian Cole and Blues defenseman Robert Bortuzzo will have the chance to play their former teams for the first time on Tuesday since being traded to the opposing team just before the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline.
According to the Penguins, the Penguins have traded Robert Bortuzzo and a 2016 seventh round draft pick to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for Cole.
Penguins Defenseman Robert Bortuzzo joined Trib Sports Columnist Rob Rossi, Trib Penguins Beat Writer Jason Mackey and 93-7 The FAN co-host of The Starkey and Mueller Show, Chris Mueller for the inaugural “Backchecking With The Pens” show that will air every Monday night.
Another Penguins player has gotten the mumps.
Marc-Andre Fleury has tested negative for the mumps, but his goaltending counterpart is now being tested.
Three more Pittsburgh Penguins are being tested for the mumps.
Adam Proteau of The Hockey News joined Bob Pompeani to talk about the Pens and the NHL.
Johnston won’t say whether he thought Bortuzzo’s hit was clean or not. He will the process play out but he does like the way he is playing right now.
Following hit hit on Jaromir Jagr, Penguins Defenseman Robert Bortuzzo will be facing a disciplinary hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety.
Penguins Defenseman Kris Letang missed Saturday’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes with an undisclosed injury and will now miss Tuesday’s game against the New Jersey Devils.
Christian Ehrhoff scored his first goal of the season with 4:33 remaining, helping the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
The long road to recover continues for the victims of the stabbing rampage earlier this week at Franklin Regional High School in Murrysville.
The NHL regular season is coming to a close and after a few games on the road the Penguins head home to finish the final three games of the regular season at home.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have struggled since the Olympic break, but after winning their last two the team appears to be on the right track.