Penguins Rally In 3rd Period, Beat Capitals 3-2 In Game 1Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel scored in a 4:49 span to help the Pittsburgh Penguins rally to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the second-round series.
Lightning's Ticket Policy To Ban Pens Gear In Certain Parts Of ArenaFans heading on the road to watch the Penguins take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in enemy territory may run into a problem.
Bob Errey: This Team Will Never Be The Same If They Lose TonightBob Errey admits that this team will face major changes if the Pens blow a 3-1 lead and lose this series.
Report: What Is Holding Pens Back In Playoffs?As the Pens find themselves tied in their opening round playoff series with the Columbus Blue Jackets 2-2, many are trying to identify what exactly it is that holds this team back in the postseason.
Analyst Bob Errey: Pens Showed Patience, Resiliency In Game 1The Pens showed some good signs and some bad signs in Game 1 against the Columbus Blue Jackets, but the real key is that they came out of the game with a 1-0 series lead.
Penguins Feeling Pressure Of Lofty Playoff ExpectationsYou could see it in the early moments of game one with the Columbus Blue Jackets. The Pens were tight and their play showed it. The weight of fans expecting a deep Stanley Cup run every year is something the players are aware of, and they aren't afraid to admit it.
Pens Defenseman Niskanen Ready For Meaningful Games AgainMuch like the fan base that has grown tired of meaningless games while waiting for the playoffs to being, Penguins defenseman Matt Niskanen told Starkey and Mueller that he's ready for games that actually mean something.
Kevin Allen: Fleury Looks ConfidentBob Pompeani looked ahead to the Stanley Cup playoffs with Kevin Allen of USA Today.
Penguins To Meet Senators In Round 2With an overtime goal by Brooks Orpik in Game 6, the Pittsburgh Penguins advanced to the second round of the playoffs for the first time since 2010.