Jamel Artis scored a career-high 14 points to lead four players in double figures as Pitt opened the season with a 78-45 victory over Niagara on Friday night.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 28 shots for his 250th NHL victory and franchise-record 24th shutout, and Sidney Crosby scored in Pittsburgh’s two-goal first period to lead the Penguins to a 3-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.
A new year and a new season gives Steelers fans lots of reasons to be hopeful and optimistic.
There’s a lot of activity in downtown Pittsburgh this weekend, with the Marathon and Pirates games. The icing on the cake? Kennywood opens for the season tomorrow.
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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Steelers receiver Mike Wallace doesn’t believe a summer-long holdout has affected his ability to understand and execute the content of new offensive coordinator Todd Haley’s playbook.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison remains optimistic his aching left knee will be ready in time for the season opener against Denver.
It was a big day for college football fans in Pittsburgh as the Pitt Panthers kicked off the new season with a 35-16 victory over the Buffalo Bulls Saturday evening at Heinz Field.
Ray Graham ran for 201 yards and three touchdowns as the Pitt Panthers kicked off new coach Todd Graham’s tenure with a 35-16 victory over Buffalo on Saturday night. Tino Sunseri threw for 179 yards and a score for the Panthers, who needed a full half to find their legs while playing in their coach’s up-tempo system.