Puck Daddy's Most Disappointing Summer Series: Pittsburgh Penguins
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(Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …Upvote Share Tweet
Penguins' alumni view change as major positivepost-gazette.com Aug 26 (yesterday)Denis Herron was a rookie with the Penguins in 1972 when an older goaltender “showed me the ropes a little bit.” That was Jim Rutherford.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 26 (2 days ago)It’s no secret that Pittsburgh Penguins fans have a love/hate relationship with Marc-Andre Fleury, in the sense that many love to hate him. But Fleury wasn’t terrible last regular season, nor the year before, posting respectable numbers (.917 EV save pe…Upvote Share Tweet
New Penguins coach Mike Johnston takes closer look at right fits for his stylepost-gazette.com Aug 25 (3 days ago)Mike Johnston has spent more than a little time in his first two months as coach of the Penguins watching video from their 2013-14 season.Upvote Share Tweet
Alex Kovalev on P.K. Subban’s $72 million contract: “I don’t understand why he got so much money”thehockeynews.com Aug 20In his time as an NHLer, Alex Kovalev was a divisive figure. He had all the natural talent and size to be a dominating player and sometimes he was just that. In 2000-01, he scored 44 goals and 95 points with the Pittsburgh Penguins, a career high. But h…Upvote Share Tweet
Penguins defensman Rob Scuderi will focus on a ‘bounce-back year.’post-gazette.com Aug 16The Penguins’ Rob Scuderi is 35, has won two Stanley Cup titles, plays the selfless role of a shutdown defenseman, is vocal among his teammates at times, and is the type of veteran who offers a candid assessment of himself and his club when speaking pub…Upvote Share TweetPittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby said Friday he is pleased with the way his injured right wrist has responded to treatment. "It's good," Crosby told The Associated Press in Estero, Fla., where he has been working out. "You want to see ...Upvote Share TweetPittsburgh Penguins forward Beau Bennett resumed skating this week following offseason wrist surgery and said he is not certain he will be ready for the start of training camp in September. "It's almost three months post-surgery next week Wedne...Upvote Share Tweetpost-gazette.com Aug 10Perhaps you saw the video of Indiana Pacers star Paul George’s gruesome leg injury. Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford watched it. Forgive him if he saw Sidney Crosby’s face on George’s fallen body. Or Evgeni Malkin’s face. “We all take risks when …Upvote Share Tweet
Leafs, Penguins among the NHL’s five most pressure-packed markets in 2014-15thehockeynews.com Aug 9The NHL has always been a pressure-packed league, but from year-to-year, some teams face more pressure than others. Which franchises are going to be dealing with an especially hot seat once the 2014-15 season begins? These five: 5. Washington Capitals. …Upvote Share TweetHappy birthday, Sid the Kid. Hard to believe Sidney Crosby turned 27 Thursday. It feels like we were just watching him light it up with the Rimouski Oceanic and pop the water bottle behind Jose Theodore as an 18-year-old rookie. Crosby is now squarely i…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: The Los Angeles Kings’ Justin Williams dilemmathehockeynews.com Aug 6NBC Sports’ Joe Yerdon speculates the Los Angeles Kings could be in an awkward situation this season with winger Justin Williams, whose clutch play in the 2014 playoffs earned him the Conn Smythe Trophy as post-season MVP. Williams, who turns 33 in Octo…Upvote Share TweetThe Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed forward Brandon Sutter.Upvote Share Tweet
Getting To Know: Taylor Pyattthehockeynews.com Aug 3Status: Left winger who signed with Geneve-Servette of the Swiss League after playing last year with the Pittsburgh Penguins. HT: 6-4 WT: 230 DOB: August 19, 1981 In: Thunder Bay, Ont. First Hockey Memory: “Skating on the backyard rink with all my broth…Upvote Share Tweet
Penguins seek more time on Civic Arena site developmentpost-gazette.com Aug 1As negotiations with Hill District leaders continue, the Penguins are looking for more time to get started on a proposed office, residential and commercial development at the former Civic Arena site.Upvote Share TweetThe Penguins and forward Nick Spaling avoided an arbitration hearing that had been scheduled Thursday when they agreed to a two-year, $4.4 million contract shortly before the hearing. It carries a $2.2 million annual salary-cap hit and runs through the …Upvote Share Tweet
Music and hockey: an all-star panel, part onethehockeynews.com Jul 31As obsessed as I am with hockey, I was once similarly preoccupied with music. I am nowhere near as plugged in as I used to be, but I still love music and since my tastes tend to run on the obscure side, I don’t get a lot of opportunities to talk about m…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 31PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Pittsburgh Penguins and restricted free agent forward Nick Spaling have agreed to a two-year contract worth $4.4 million. The Penguins acquired Spaling and forward Patric Hornquist in a trade with Nashville in June that ...Upvote Share Tweet
Penguins' game tickets go on sale Sept. 6post-gazette.com Jul 31Individual-game tickets for the Penguins' 2014-15 home schedule will go on sale at 10 a.m. Sept. 6.Upvote Share Tweet
Pens: Crosby Doesn't Need Wrist SurgeryJul 15Craig Custance discusses whether the Penguins should be concerned about Sidney Crosby's injured right wrist even though it's been determined that surgery isn't currently needed.
Penguins Trade James Neal To PredatorsJun 27ESPN's Scott Burnside breaks down why the Penguins traded James Neal to the Predators.
Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL DraftJun 27Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance recap the action from Day 1 of the NHL draft.
Penguins To Hire New Head CoachJun 25Scott Burnside discusses the Penguins' deal to make Mike Johnston their new head coach.
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