Stanley Cup Playoffs
Of the four major professional sports leagues in the US, the NHL gets the least amount of coverage in the media, with fans and on television. With the Eastern and Western Conference Finals both going to Game 6, now is a perfect time to start watching hockey and here are 5 reasons why.
Bowman says that Crosby has missed almost two full seasons because of injuries and it may have caught up to him.
Sean Conboy, from Pittsburgh Magazine, joins The Fan’s Chris Mack to talk about the piece he wrote after the Penguins were eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
The Pittsburgh Penguins cleaned out their lockers at CONSOL Energy Center on Thursday after another disappointing end to the playoffs.
With reports surfacing that Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma could be on his way out, the rumor mill has already begun to stir.
Jones says he would like to see Shero stay but will most likely be fired because he didn’t fire Bylsma last year.
After another epic playoff collapse that has many just assuming Head Coach Dan Bylsma’s time is up here in Pittsburgh, the real question is, who else is in jeopardy?
For a long period of time, it seemed almost unfathomable to believe that there was a better hockey player on the planet than Sidney Crosby. Now though, after Crosby scored just one goal in the postseason before watching his team blow a 3-1 series lead to the New York Rangers, there are whispers that Chicago Blackhawk Jonathan Toews may be primed to take over that role.
Pittsburgh Penguins fans are feeling a range of emotions from shock to anger and defeat.
The Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers will meet for a winner-take-all Game 7 Tuesday night at CONSOL Energy Center.
Derick Brassard scored twice, including New York’s first power-play goal in 10 games, and the Rangers avoided elimination with a 5-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Friday night.
Three straight complete games from the Penguins have resulted in three straight wins and a stranglehold on the series against New York.
With the Penguins one game away from advancing to the Eastern Conference Finals, ROOT Sports Pens Analyst Bob Errey joined the Starkey and Mueller show to discuss how the Pens got to this point and how much farther he can see them going.
Brandon Sutter scored a short-handed goal to break a second-period tie, and the Pittsburgh Penguins moved within one win of the Eastern Conference finals with a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
For the first time in a long time, there’s not a lot of chatter and it’s likely because Marc-Andre Fleury’s critics and naysayers have been pretty well silenced.