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Fleury deserved better for strong effort

Fleury deserved better for strong effort

post-gazette.com yahoo.com Updated 14 hours ago
NEW YORK - The Penguins spent a significant portion of the regular season touting goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury as their undisputed MVP.
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  • Ron Cook: Injuries, illness put Penguins at disadvantage

    Ron Cook: Injuries, illness put Penguins at disadvantage

    NEW YORK — It's hard to be mad at the Penguins. It wasn't a fair fight against the New York Rangers from the start. The Penguins were missing too many key players because of injuries and illness. The surprise wasn't that the powerful Rangers closed out …
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  • Max Lapierre does chicken impression to mock Dan Boyle (GIF)

    Max Lapierre does chicken impression to mock Dan Boyle (GIF)

    yahoo.com 17 hours ago
    GIF Lapierre: literally the worst pic.twitter.com/W105dVRdVK— Stephanie Vail (@myregularface) April 25, 2015 Max Lapierre of the Pittsburgh Penguins is one of the most anything goes pests in the NHL, whether it’s faking an injury to earn a penalty or ma…
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  • Rangers' Zuccarello injured, won't return to  Game 5

    Rangers' Zuccarello injured, won't return to Game 5

    NHL.com 18 hours ago
    NEW YORK -- New York Rangers forward Mats Zuccarello sustained an apparent upper-body injury late in the first period of Game 5 of the Eastern Conference First Round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden on Friday. He wil...
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  • Notes From The Officials' Strategy Meeting On Reffing Rangers-P…

    Notes From The Officials' Strategy Meeting On Reffing Rangers-Penguins

    deadspin.com 22 hours ago
    A reader sent along some photos from a meeting room in a Pittsburgh hotel, taken earlier this week, that appear to contain notes from the NHL officials’ meeting before Game 4 of the Rangers-Penguins series. Read more...
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  • Why this year’s NHL’s individual awards voting was the toughest…

    Why this year’s NHL’s individual awards voting was the toughest ever

    thehockeynews.com Apr 24 (yesterday)
    As a member of the Professional Hockey Writer’s Association, I have the honor of casting a ballot for five of the NHL’s annual individual player awards (the Hart, Norris, Calder, Byng and Selke Trophies) as well as the league’s first-and-second-team All…
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  • Ex-nanny for Penguins' Kunitz charged with stealing jewelry; al…

    Ex-nanny for Penguins' Kunitz charged with stealing jewelry; already charged with arson

    NHL.com Apr 24 (yesterday)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been charged with stealing diamond earrings from his home, then selling them to a jewelry store. WPXI-TV first reported the new theft charges filed Wednesday. T...
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  • Pouliot's possible return would be boost

    Pouliot's possible return would be boost

    post-gazette.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    NEW YORK — The Penguins re-assigned defenseman Scott Harrington to their minor league club in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Thursday, which opens the door for a potential return by Derrick Pouliot.
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  • Defenseman Gill retires after 16 NHL seasons

    Defenseman Gill retires after 16 NHL seasons

    NHL.com Apr 23 (yesterday)
    Defenseman Hal Gill, who played 16 NHL seasons and won the Stanley Cup in 2009 with the Pittsburgh Penguins, has announced his retirement. Gill was an eighth-round pick (No. 207) of the Boston Bruins in the 1993 NHL Draft. He played 1,108 games...
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  • Max Lapierre fakes injury, draws penalty, is completely devious…

    Max Lapierre fakes injury, draws penalty, is completely devious (Video)

    yahoo.com Apr 23 (2 days ago)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins are down 3-1 in their series against the New York Rangers, which means they’re one loss away from a summer of second-guessing, major re-tinkering and a full evaluation of GM Jim Rutherford’s performance. (That David Perron trade …
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  • NHL Playoff Capsules

    NHL Playoff Capsules

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Apr 22 (3 days ago)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Kevin Hayes scored at 3:14 of overtime to give the New York Rangers a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday night in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference first-round series. The Rangers lead the series 3-1 headin...
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  • Video - Stars Stun Penguins 01:06

    Stars Stun Penguins

    Mar 19
    The Stars topped the Penguins 2-1 for their fourth win in five games.
  • Video - Devils Blank Penguins 00:57

    Devils Blank Penguins

    Mar 17
    Cory Schneider had 35 saves in the Devils' 2-0 win over the Penguins.
  • Video - Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return 01:00

    Red Wings Crush Penguins In Crosby's Return

    Mar 15
    Marek Zidlicky had a goal and two assists in Detroit's 5-1 win over Pittsburgh.
  • Video - Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins 01:23

    Crosby Late Scratch, Penguins Fall To Bruins

    Mar 14
    Tuukka Rask had 30 saves in the Bruins' 2-0 win over the Penguins.

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