It was about a week ago that Penguins Head Coach Dan Bylsma told the assembled media that he didn’t believe in resting players heading into the playoffs despite his team not having much left to play for. But the message send last night against the Colorado Avalanche suggests something entirely different.
Josh Yohe of the Tribune Review joined Chris Mack on the Late Shift from snowy Winnepeg following the Pens 4-2 win over the Jets. With the win, the Penguins clinched their first ever Metropolitan Division Championship.
Bob Pompeani talked about the state of the Penguins with former player Rick Tocchet.
Roenick says Pens can overtake Boston and get into Stanley Cup Finals if they take a page from Bruins book.
James Neal is one of the NHL’s elite goal scorers, but it seems he often finds himself in the headlines for his style of play which has now resulted in multiple suspensions for illegal hits.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will be looking to snap a three-game losing streak when they hit the road to take on the Nashville Predators tonight.
President of Programming for NBC Sports and NBC Sports Network Jon Miller co-created The Winter Classic. Since then, the NHL outdoor games have exploded into a five game Stadium Series.
With the Olympic hiatus now fully in the rearview, the NHL is back in full swing. On Saturday, the NHL will make its presence felt with another exciting outdoor game, as the Pittsburgh Penguins travel to Chicago to take on the Blackhawks.
Several Penguins players who represented their countries in Sochi returned to the ice for practice today. However, their Olympic experiences are still fresh in their minds.
Sidney Crosby has spent a good portion of the year without one of his top wingers in Pascal Dupuis as he recovers from knee surgery, but that hasn’t appeared to slow him down very much.
Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men’s hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden in the gold-medal game.
Penguins D Rob Scuderi joined The Fan Morning Show today to offer his thoughts on Olympic hockey, including the big US vs. Canada semifinal matchup coming up at noon.
Matt Niskanen is picking the United States, but says Sidney Crosby lives for the big moments.
It’s no secret in Pittsburgh that finding the ideal wingers to play alongside Sidney Crosby can be a difficult task. Now Team Canada and Head Coach Mike Babcock are finding that out first hand.
Mears says that Team USA has him reconsidering who may win the gold in Sochi.