It’s no secret that Pittsburgh is a die-hard sports town. The fans eat, sleep and breathe their Pirates, Penguins and Steelers.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Penguins ended their 2013-14 preseason with a winning record after a 5-1 victory in Detroit Wednesday night, and despite another disappointing playoff exit this past spring, expectations are once again high with the regular season just days away.
Penguins season ticket holders at one home in Squirrel Hill awaited a special delivery Monday.
Take a number. Shut up. And wait your turn. That’s the best advice I can give to Susan Campbell, who took her beef to the pages of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Saturday about Penguins megastar Sidney Crosby being able to avoid the line at the Department of Motor Vehicles on Friday as he renewed his driver’s license.
The Pittsburgh Penguins figure to be well-represented at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
Dan Bylsma has never coached hockey at the international level. The Pittsburgh Penguins coach does, however, know how to win while juggling a roster dotted with superstars.
Sidney Crosby and his agent believe Zdeno Chara intentionally punched the Penguins’ captain’s jaw. Real-time video says otherwise.
CBC Hockey Night in Canada’s Don Cherry has issues with the Pens 8 year extension with Evgeni Malkin.
The Ted Lindsay Award is handed out after every NHL season to the player who is deemed to be most outstanding as voted on by the members of the NHL Players’ Association.
Evgeni Malkin’s agent JP Barry joined Starkey, Miller and Mueller today to talk about how the contract between Malkin and the Penguins came to be and why it didn’t take very long for the two sides to reach an agreement.
On the inline rink at Robert Morris’s facility on Neville Island today, the assessment of the Penguins was short and blunt.
The Pittsburgh Penguins cleaned out their lockers today, made plans for the summer, and started thinking about what could have been.
While many Penguins fans were more concerned about the goaltending situation during the Bruins series, Troy gives five areas of bigger concern that many seemed to overlook.
Controversial Bruins Analyst Jack Edwards has often been critical of the Penguins for their play, but when it came to predicting the Eastern Conference Finals, admits he is surprised how things have turned out as the Bruins currently sit comfortable with a 3-0 series lead.
ROOT Sports and KDKA-TV Penguins analyst Jay Caufield joined The Fan Morning Show on Wednesday with the Pens trailing the Bruins 2-0 in the Eastern Conference Final.