Sidney Crosby had his second career playoff hat trick and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 4-3 on Friday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.
Crosby danced through into the attacking zone, dangling the puck in a carrot-like form in front of 24-year-old defensemen Thomas Hickey, who fell to the ice in an effort to limit Crosby’s surge.
Pittsburgh Penguins’ captain Sidney Crosby is up for another top award.
Tomas Vokoun stopped 31 shots in his first playoff start in six years and the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New York Islanders 4-0 on Thursday night in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series.
When millions across America pick up their copy of Sports Illustrated this week, the first thing they’ll see is Sidney Crosby’s grimacing face on the cover.
Colin Dunlap previews Game 5 of Pens-Isles with Jesse Marshall of Faceoff-Factor.com.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will look to push the New York Islanders to the brink of elimination when the puck drops for Game 4 tonight.
Save the conspiracy theories for Area 51 and the such. Save the nonsense, Neanderthal stuff, too. Let’s talk hockey — and more to the point — penalties.
With one finely placed shot in overtime, Chris Kunitz gave the Pittsburgh Penguins a 2-1 series lead over the New York Islanders Sunday afternoon.
Kyle Okposo’s first career playoff goal with 7:37 remaining lifted the New York Islanders to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Friday night, evening their playoffs series at one game each.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is returning, and will play in game 2 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs against the NY Islanders.
“I thought some guys worked hard and played a good game,” Islanders coach Jack Capuano said. “Again, with our club we need all 20 guys going, and we didn’t have all 20.”
Let’s get ahead of ourselves here. Play the what-if game with me for a moment about when Sidney Crosby should return to the lineup.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby says he will not play in the first game of the NHL playoffs.
ROOT Sports Penguins analyst Jay Caufield joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday to preview the team’s first-round playoff series against the New York Islanders, which begins at Consol Energy Center tonight.
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