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Crosby has goal, 2 assists and Penguins hand Preds 1st loss in …

Crosby has goal, 2 assists and Penguins hand Preds 1st loss in regulation with 3-0 victory

NHL.com Updated 4 hours ago
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists and the Pittsburgh Penguins handed the Nashville Predators their first loss in regulation with a 3-0 shutout on Saturday. The Predators were the last NHL team to lose in regulation t...
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  • Evgeni Malkin, Penguins power play ruin James Neal bobblehead n…

    Evgeni Malkin, Penguins power play ruin James Neal bobblehead night

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    NASHVILLE – There was buildup, there were James Neal bobblehead dolls and there was a tribute video for Nick Spaling and Patric Hornqvist on Saturday night in Pittsburgh’s 3-0 win over the Predators at Bridgestone Arena. And in the end, there was one co…
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  • Neal-Hornqvist trade a win-win for Penguins, Predators

    Neal-Hornqvist trade a win-win for Penguins, Predators

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators are less than 10 games into the regular season, but the early returns are pretty clear: both sides came out winners from their big off-season swap. The Predators acquired snarly goal scorer James Neal from…
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  • Penguins assign Ebbett, Harrington to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

    Penguins assign Ebbett, Harrington to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

    post-gazette.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    For the second time this week, the Penguins have assigned center Andrew Ebbett and defenseman Scott Harrington to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.
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  • It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches t…

    It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches these days

    thehockeynews.com Oct 24 (yesterday)
    The coaching business in the NHL is about to get crazier thanks to the pending free agency of Red Wings bench boss Mike Babcock, who almost assuredly will set a new record for a coach’s salary whether he stays in Detroit or moves on to a new place of em…
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  • Wings cap comeback vs. Pens with OT win

    Wings cap comeback vs. Pens with OT win

    ESPN.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)
    Justin Abdelkader's goal 4:16 into overtime capped a dramatic Detroit rally, giving the Red Wings a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday night.
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  • Penguins blow late lead, fall to Detroit in OT

    Penguins blow late lead, fall to Detroit in OT

    post-gazette.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)
    DETROIT — Give the Penguins this much: They still have plenty of room to improve in a lot of areas, but six games into the season, they have mastered the spectacular flameout.
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  • From prime minister and beyond, Canadians thank Penguins for sh…

    From prime minister and beyond, Canadians thank Penguins for show of support

    post-gazette.com Oct 23 (2 days ago)
    ​​​It was not a typical two-anthem night at Consol Energy Center Wednesday.
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  • Jimmy Howard wearing pink goalie mask for Hockey Fights Cancer …

    Jimmy Howard wearing pink goalie mask for Hockey Fights Cancer (Photo)

    yahoo.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)
    The Detroit Red Wings are holding Hockey Fights Cancer Night on Thursday night, as the Pittsburgh Penguins roll into town. That mean’s lavender dashboards around the rink at the Joe, as well as goalie Jimmy Howard busting out his pink goalie mask for ch…
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  • Penguins play Canadian national anthem to honour those affected…

    Penguins play Canadian national anthem to honour those affected by Ottawa attack

    NHL.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - The Pittsburgh Penguins played "O Canada" before their game Wednesday night against Philadelphia to pay tribute to a Canadian soldier killed during an attack in Ottawa. A sell-out crowd belted out the Canadian national anthe...
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  • How the 1994 NHL lockout spared us another hideous jersey desig…

    How the 1994 NHL lockout spared us another hideous jersey design

    yahoo.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins faced off against the Philadelphia Flyers Wednesday night wearing their new third jerseys. They’re not technically new, as the uniforms are the same design that Mario, Jaromir and Ronnie Franchise wore during their back-to-back S…
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  • NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL Capsules: PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read sco…

    NHL.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. - R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night. Umberger, a Pittsburgh native, beat Marc-Andre Fleury 6:50 into the...
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  • Flyers call the late shots to beat Penguins, 5-3

    Flyers call the late shots to beat Penguins, 5-3

    post-gazette.com NHL.com Oct 23 (3 days ago)
    Rivalry night Wednesday in Pittsburgh went the way of the visitor.
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  • Canada paid tribute at Penguins game

    Canada paid tribute at Penguins game

    The Penguins paid tribute to Canada in light of Wednesday’s shootings in Ottawa with a moving version of the Canadian national anthem, “O Canada,” as the lights dimmed at Consol Energy Center before the team’s 8 p.m. game against the Philadelphia Flyers…
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  • Should the Pens re-sign Marc-Andre Fleury before the playoffs? …

    Should the Pens re-sign Marc-Andre Fleury before the playoffs? Of course not

    thehockeynews.com Oct 22 (4 days ago)
    In somewhat of a surprising move, Pittsburgh Penguins GM Jim Rutherford told ESPN.com Tuesday that Marc-Andre Fleury’s future as goaltender for the Pittsburgh Penguins is secure: “As long as I’m GM here, he’s my goalie,” Rutherford said. “My plan is to …
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  • Video - Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT 01:08

    Red Wings Rally, Stun Penguins In OT

    Oct 23
    The Red Wings scored two goals late in the third period to force overtime and Justin Abdelkader played the hero, scoring the game-winner in overtime.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 13:03

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Oct 21
    Jim Basquil, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside look at the NHL's suspension of Slava Voynov, the Islanders' surprising start and the Avalanche's early slide that has fans asking if it's time to panic in Colorado.
  • Video - Penguins Deal Islanders First Loss 00:54

    Penguins Deal Islanders First Loss

    Oct 18
    The Penguins defeated the Islanders 3-1 to deny New York its first 5-0 start in team history.
  • Video - Crosby Strong in Penguins' Win 00:42

    Crosby Strong in Penguins' Win

    Oct 11
    Sidney Crosby had a goal and two assists in the Penguins' 5-2 win over the Maple Leafs.

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