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.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — If the Pirates are good enough these last couple weeks to forgo that dreaded pigtail game in the National League playoffs, it’s quite clear Francisco Liriano and A.J. Burnett, in an order yet to be determined, would get the nod to open the NLDS. But should rookie Gerrit Cole, instead of working from the bullpen, be given the chance to follow?
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — While the Penguins have issues of their own to deal with as the NHL universally opens training camp today, the issue of player safety remains a serious one league-wide.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — In 2012 James McDonald earned All-Star consideration by surging through the first half of the season, only to fall apart down the stretch. Is All-Star southpaw Jeff Locke headed for a similar fate?
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — First, Sidney Crosby became the center of an unpopular story over the weekend. Now, the other member of the Penguins’ famed “Two-Headed Monster” has been thrust into an awkward spotlight.
LATROBE, Pa. (93-7 THE FAN) — Was Warren Sapp a soothsayer? Is the aging and recently injury-prone corps of the Pittsburgh Steelers too far past its collective prime to rebound from a rare playoff miss […]
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — There are a number of reasons the Pirates have been the talk of Major League Baseball in 2013, so determining the team MVP is no easy debate.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — As their bats came back to life, the Pirates (67-44) were able to reclaim first place in the NL Central during their ongoing homestand. Still, there are oceans of room for offensive improvement, and will that affect their playoff push at all?
Yahoo Sports NHL Writer, Nick Cotsonika joined the Fan Morning Show on Tuesday to talk about an embarrassing Game 2 Penguins loss to the Bruins.
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