NHL Headlines Of The WeekThings are just starting to heat up around the NHL as we near the quarter-mark of the 2017-2018 NHL season. Here are this week's top NHL headlines.
The Grades Are In On Day One Of NHL Free AgencyThere seemed to be a number of varying opinions on the new direction Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford is taking his team just one day into NHL free agency, but the reviews from a national stand point seem to be rather promising.
Josh Yohe: Pens GM Expecting Niskanen And Jokinen To Be GoneSince day one on the job, new Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford has pretty much been an open book, and Tribune-Review Penguins Beat Writer Josh Yohe joined Starkey and Mueller to tell us about the latest information Rutherford is giving out.
Penguins Defeat Rangers 4-2 To Take 3-1 Series LeadBrandon 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.
Jussi Jokinen Says Rangers A Great Team, Deep From Top To BottomAfter scoring 3 goals and registering two assists in the six-game series against the Columbus Blue Jackets, Penguins forward Jussi Jokinen joined Joe Starkey of Starkey and Mueller to talk about how the team is gearing up for their second round matchup with the New York Rangers.
Jokinen’s SO Winner Lifts Pens Over Red Wings, 4-3Jussi Jokinen scored in regulation and then got the game-winner in the shootout, lifting the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-3 victory over the playoff-bound Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
Jokinen, Maatta Out With Upper-Body InjuriesTwo more players have been added to the Penguins' seemingly never-ending injury list.
Pens Analyst Bob Errey Talks Team's Composure, Emotional PlayROOT Sports' Penguins analyst Bob Errey joined Starkey and Mueller live in-studio today to talk about the Pens recent play and the issues they've been having when it comes to keeping their composure.
Pens Bounce Back, Defeat Canadiens 5-1Jussi Jokinen scored twice and the Pittsburgh Penguins dominated the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 on Wednesday night.
Penguins Set Home Win Record, Skate Past Capitals 4-3
More Pens Heading To Russia For OlympicsOlympic hockey is right around the corner and the Pittsburgh Penguins will be well represented in Sochi, Russia.
Pens Beat Rangers 5-2 For 11th Straight Home VictorySidney Crosby scored his 23rd goal of the season and added two assists as the Pittsburgh Penguins ripped the New York Rangers 5-2 on Friday night for their 11th straight home win.
Shattenkirk's Goal Helps Blues Beat Pens 2-1Kevin Shattenkirk's first goal of the season midway through the third period sent the St. Louis Blues to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
Zatkoff, Pens Shut Out Blue Jackets, 3-0Deryk Engelland, Chris Kunitz and Jussi Jokinen scored and backup Jeff Zatkoff made 19 saves in his first NHL win to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins past Columbus 3-0 Saturday night for their fourth victory in a row and second over the Blue Jackets in as many days.
Shea-ved Ice: Jokinen's Hat Trick Sinks CanesLast night, the Pens were tested for the first time in this young season and they responded – rather emphatically.