Islanders Defenseman Brian Strait Recaps Game One, Says Nerves Were An IssueAfter taking a 5-0 beating in the opening game of the series, you might think the Islanders would be down on themselves, but defenseman Brian Strait said there's no need to panic just yet.
Penguins Re-Sign Four FarmhandsPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- While the National Hockey League remains in labor limbo, the Penguins announced new deals for three of their Wilkes-Barre/Scranton go-betweens, and another of their top prospects.
Penguins Sign Brian StraitThe Pittsburgh Penguins and defenseman Briant Strait agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract Monday.
Three Penguins Reassigned To AHL(93-7 The FAN) -- Defensemen Simon Despres and Brian Strait and forward Eric Tangradi were reassigned to Wilke-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League Monday.
Penguins Defensemen Strait, Depres Discuss Game 5Fan Morning Show Host Gregg Giannotti and Paul Alexander caught up with Pittsburgh Penguins defensmen Brian Strait and Simon Depres, as they prepare to take on the Flyers, in a win or go home home elimination Stanley Cup Playoff game at Consol Energy Center Friday night.
Lovejoy Returns To Practice(93-7 The FAN) — Lovejoy, who has been out for two weeks with a knee injury, says he's ahead of schedule in his recovery and hopes to return in the first round of the playoffs.
Penguins Recall Brian Strait(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins recalled defenseman Brian Strait Wednesday from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.
Penguins call up Despres, Strait(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins called up defensemen Simon Despres and Brian Strait Monday, likely both in response to several defensive injuries suffered over the weekend.
Despres, Strait Sent Back To Wilkes-Barre/Scranton(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins sent defensemen Simon Despres and Brian Strait back down to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League after Sunday's 5-2 win against Boston.
Kennedy Returns, Engelland Scratched(93-7 The FAN) — Penguins defenseman Deryk Engelland did not participate in Monday's morning skate and was scratched against the Phoenix Coyotes, prompting the organization to recall Brian Strait from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.
Kennedy May Return Against Phoenix, Strait RecalledThe Pittsburgh Penguins called up defenseman Brian Strait Monday morning, while Tyler Kennedy may make his return to the lineup tonight against the Phoenix Coyotes.
Sneep, Strait Sent Down(93-7 The FAN) — The Pittsburgh Penguins reassigned defensemen Carl Sneep and Brian Strait to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Sunday.