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.
Jay Caufield says the Pens got the two points they were expected to get in Buffalo. Now, they set their sights on the Rangers and the Olympic break.
Sidney Crosby scored a highlight-reel goal and added an assist, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres in a pre-Olympic tuneup against goalie Ryan Miller on Wednesday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins will be looking to get back to their winning ways when they host the Buffalo Sabres at CONSOL Energy Center tonight.
There was much speculation that like Boston Bruins Star Zdeno Chara would be doing for Slovakia in the Olympics, Sidney Crosby would be carrying the Canadian flag at the 2014 Winter Olympic Opening Ceremony. But today, Canada announced that they were going in a different direction with their choice.
Former NHL star and current NBC Sports NHL analyst Jeremy Roenick joined The Fan Morning Show on Thursday to talk about the Penguins, the NHL, the league’s Stadium Series, and the 2014 Winter Olympics.