NHL Department of Player Safety Controversy


The NHL Department of player Safety announced yesterday that it had suspended Jets Defenseman Jacob Trouba for 2 games for his illegal check to the head of Mark Stone. This announcement was shrouded in controversy, with many people feeling that 2 games was not enough for the deed that Trouba committed.

Potential Sale of the Pittsburgh Penguins Organization in the Works


A lot of buzz has come out of Pittsburgh this summer. Recently, the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired talented forward Phil Kessel, Tyler Biggs, and Tim Erixon, as well as a conditional second round draft pick from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Scott Harrington, Nick Spaling, Kasperi Kapanen and conditional first

Flyers Stomp Point – Thirsty Penguins


Pittsburgh, PA:  It was a hockey night in Pittsburgh that did not disappoint, with Philadelphia overpowering playoff-bound Pittsburgh.  The Wednesday Night Rivalry at Consol Energy Center fueled the ongoing battle in the Keystone State. This Metropolitan Division game included the Philadelphia Flyers (31-29-17) versus the Pittsburgh Penguins (42-24-11); Pittsburgh played without

Ovechkin Tallies as Capitals blank the Penguins


NHL Spotlight:  Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Washington Capitals Washington, D.C.:  It was a hockey night in the nation’s capital,  which marked the return of Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby from a lower body injury, the same injury that  kept him out of the line-up from the recent NHL All-Star Game in Columbus. The Wednesday

NHL Spotlight: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. New York Rangers


New York, New York:  It was a hockey night honoring all Armed Services Veterans at Madison Square Garden as The Navy Band played the National Anthem.  This Metropolitan Division game paired the New York Rangers (7-6-2) versus the Pittsburgh Penguins (10-3-1), without Ryan McDonaugh, Rangers’ newly named Captain (separated shoulder). This

New Era for New Jersey, minus Brodeur as Penguins Thread Devils’ Defense

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Pittsburgh, PA:  It was a hockey night in Pittsburgh with a Metropolitan Division game pitting the New Jersey Devils (4-3-2) versus the Pittsburgh Penguins (5-2-1). This was the first regular season, divisional matchup between the two teams since the exit of longtime Devils’ netminder, Martin Brodeur. Brodeur had a storied career with

NHL Spotlight: Pittsburgh vs. Nashville


Nashville, TN:  It was a hockey night in Nashville with a bout between the Pittsburgh Penguins (Metropolitan Division, 4-2-1) and the Nashville Predators (Central Division, 5-1-2). The Penguins handed the Predators their first regular season loss. It was the first match between the two teams since the monster trade that sent former Penguins left