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Crews Outline Plans For Ice Rink At Heinz Field

NORTH SHORE (kDKA) — Once Ben Roethlisberger and company have put away their helmets for the night, Dan Craig and the National Hockey League rink builders will take over. First, protective covering will go down […]


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Ice Crews Face Grueling Schedule To Get Rinks Ready

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – They are making progress on the ice rink outside of Heinz Field. It’s being built as part of next week’s Winter Classic festivities. But what about the other rink – the one […]


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Puck Talk with Popchock: “24/7” Does NHL, Pens Justice

93.7 The Fan’s hockey commentator has high praise for HBO’s new show about the ongoing exploits of the Penguins and Washington Capitals.

93-7 The Fan–12/22/2010

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Boudreau’s Mom Not A Fan Of “24/7” Documentary

However NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman doesn’t mind Boudreau cursing, saying the cursing is party of the “the ultimate reality show.”

93-7 The Fan–12/22/2010

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Officials Talk Security, Transportation For Winter Classic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — With the Winter Classic around the corner, local officials talked about preparing for the event. “Pittsburgh will be the focus of the hockey world, not only the hockey world but the sports […]


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Crews Hope For 1st Layer Of Ice At Community Rink Tonight

NORTH SHORE (KDKA) – A parking lot on the North Shore is in the midst of being transformed into a public ice skating rink. It is part of the festivities for the NHL’s Winter Classic […]


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NHL Will Begin Rink Construction Late Thursday Night

The NHL Winter Classic is almost hear and the league is beginning to prepare Heinz field for the New Years’ day event.

93-7 The Fan–12/21/2010

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PTL Links: Dec. 21, 2010

Visit the links below for more details on today’s guests and topics: Origins Free Facial & Other Holiday Luxuries At Macy’s Lab Series Skincare For Men At Macy’s Calyx At Macy’s Ojon At Sephora Pittsburgh […]


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Crews Building Public Ice Rink For Winter Classic

NORTH SHORE (KDKA) — When the Pittsburgh Penguins take to the ice for the Winter Classic on New Year’s Day, they’ll be inside Heinz Field, but outside there will be another rink for public use. […]


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Pittsburgh Businesses To Get Economic Boost From Winter Classic

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Popping champagne on New Years Eve is traditional, but watch for it to continue on New Years Day. The Penguins face off against the Washington Capitals outdoors in front of 67,000 spectators […]


Penguins Release Community Rink Schedule

The Penguins have released the schedule for public skating at the community rink that’s being built outside Heinz Field. The rink opens to the public on Christmas Eve at 3 p.m. The cost to skate […]


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Crosby & Ovechkin “Come On Down!”

Another way the league is promoting the Winter Classic is by sending the captains of the Penguins and Capitals on the CBS game show “The Price Is Right.”

93-7 The Fan–12/15/2010

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Lemieux To Return To Ice For Alumni Game

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Mario Lemieux is returning to the ice on Dec. 31, 2010. On the last day of the year, former members of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will face off against each […]


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Winter Classic Expected To Boost First Night Attendance

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – First Night Pittsburgh will have an international flair this year as people from around the world will be in town for the NHL Winter Classic. With the Pittsburgh Penguins scheduled to host […]


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Pens To Open Community Ice Rink

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — The NHL is in charge of the Winter Classic game, but the Penguins are hosting an event for the whole community and they are building a special rink to do just that. […]