Pens Trade Lovejoy, Promote USC Native ReesePITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- The Penguins announced late Wednesday night that defenseman Ben Lovejoy has been traded to the Anaheim Ducks for a fifth-round pick in the 2014 entry draft.
In NHL Vacuum, Cruising Colonials Go For SweepPITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) -- During the latest effort by the NHL to avoid history of the wrong kind, hockey did return to CONSOL Energy Center Friday night, and now Robert Morris has an opportunity to echo history of the right kind.
HS Hockey Commissioner Has Change Of Heart After National Anthem ControversyThe governing body of local high school hockey is having a change of heart after backlash to the decision to ban the National Anthem from pregame ceremonies.
National Anthem Suggestion Stirs Controversy Among High School Hockey CommunityIt is a controversial move by the organization that oversees local high school hockey. With ice time so expensive, and in order to keep the games running on time, the league commissioner has suggested doing away with the National Anthem. And the resulting backlash has been fierce.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Hockey Is Back, And So Is Shaler's ThorpeThe immediate future of pro hockey remains uncertain, but you certainly won't see commissioner Ed Sam padlocking the doors of the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Hockey League anytime soon.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Clean Slate Awaits Class AA Penguins Cup FinalistsWhile the Erie Cathedral Prep football team has begun its quest to avenge last year's loss in the District 10 Class AAA Final, the hockey program has begun open tryouts at all levels as the varsity squad looks to atone for its own championship game defeat. However, they'll have to make it back with new leadership on the ice and behind the bench.
"Mr. High School Sports" - PIHL Players Skate to Victory in Keystone GamesWhile most people's eyes were trained on London, a number of top area hockey players spent the weekend in Harrisburg for the Pennsylvania equivalent of the Summer Olympics.
"Mr. High School Sports" - Penguins Cup Champs Announce Season OpenerIt may be the middle of summer, but it's not too early to start thinking about either the fall or winter sports season for Pittsburghers, and hockey annually bridges the gap between the two.