Joe Thomas fought back tears. While center Alex Mack, his good buddy and fellow offensive lineman, was carted off the field with a broken leg, Thomas was overcome with emotion.
There’s rock bottom.
James Franklin is jealous that energy bars and other assorted snacks weren’t around the locker room when he was at East Stroudsburg University while he was in school.
If there is one aspect of the 2014 Pittsburgh Steelers offense that has been working since week 1, it’s the running game.
It doesn’t get any bigger than high school football in Western Pennsylvania.
NHL MVP Sidney Crosby scored twice and added an assist as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Anaheim Ducks 6-4 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams.
It is all still vivid in my mind as the Penguins get set to begin the 2014-15 season against the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday at the CONSOL Energy Center.
A week after a late-game debacle on defense, the Pittsburgh Steelers showed they can finish.
Only the grass was flying at PNC Park Monday.
Pirates Manager Clint Hurdle confirmed Sunday morning that Gerrit Cole will pitch the regular season finale in Cincinnati at 1:10 p.m.
The Pirates will likely host the wild card game at PNC Park Wednesday.
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Sergei Bobrovsky and Oscar Dansk combined to make 42 saves, and the Columbus Blue Jackets topped the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-0 in a preseason game on Tuesday night.
Gerrit Cole retired the final 17 hitters he faced, and the surging Pittsburgh Pirates clinched a spot in the playoffs with a 3-2 win over the free-falling Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
The Pirates’ win combined with Milwaukee’s loss to Cincinnati assured Pittsburgh of no worse than an NL wild card. The Pirates wrapped up their berth exactly one year after clinching a place in the 2013 playoffs.