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Letang ready for 'new start' with Penguins: report

Letang ready for 'new start' with Penguins: report

NHL.com Updated 7 hours ago
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang was limited to 37 games last season because of a stroke, and knee and elbow injuries. But the 27-year-old has recovered and is eager to put it all behind him. "I think it's going to be a new start for...
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  • Penguins rookie savors early start for his roster push

    Penguins rookie savors early start for his roster push

    post-gazette.com 9 hours ago
    LONDON, Ontario — Brian Dumoulin is 23 years old.
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  • Penguins' top goaltending prospects will move to back seat soon

    Penguins' top goaltending prospects will move to back seat soon

    post-gazette.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    LONDON, Ontario — When the Penguins prospects' optional practice ended Monday, coach John Hynes still hadn't decided who will be in goal for their tournament finale today at Budweiser Gardens.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is this Marc-Andre Fleury’s last season in Pitts…

    Rumor Roundup: Is this Marc-Andre Fleury’s last season in Pittsburgh?

    thehockeynews.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury enters this season facing an uncertain future. He’s an unrestricted free agent in July, and new Penguins GM Jim Rutherford didn’t believe this summer was the right time to discuss a contract extension. Fl…
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  • Penguins' European prospect Oskar Sundqvist thinking big, small

    Penguins' European prospect Oskar Sundqvist thinking big, small

    post-gazette.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    LONDON, Ontario -- Oskar Sundqvist realized he would need some time to adjust to playing hockey in North America.
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  • Penguins prospect Zlobin sparkles in clutch

    Penguins prospect Zlobin sparkles in clutch

    post-gazette.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    LONDON, Ontario -- No fewer than 172 players were drafted before the Penguins spent a sixth-round selection on Anton Zlobin in 2012.
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  • Penguins prospects attempt to impress

    Penguins prospects attempt to impress

    post-gazette.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    LONDON, Ontario — For some young players, the prospects tournament that begins today might be the final stop before they begin taking regular shifts at a drive-through window.
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  • The man who predicted the Rangers would go from last to the Sta…

    The man who predicted the Rangers would go from last to the Stanley Cup

    thehockeynews.com Sep 11 (6 days ago)
    The New York Rangers finished dead last in the Patrick Division in 1992-93, out of the playoffs and searching for answers. Yet, remarkably, entering the subsequent season, THN senior writer Mike Brophy predicted they’d win the Stanley Cup when most figu…
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  • Penguins apologize for ‘blow up’ tweet on 9/11

    Penguins apologize for ‘blow up’ tweet on 9/11

    yahoo.com Sep 11 (6 days ago)
    Two things that tend not to mix: Sept. 11 remembrances and social media. Not only because corporations treat the anniversary like a macabre version of Super Bowl commercials, with branded messages of tribute that range from the heartfelt to the incredib…
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  • Penguins' Sidney Crosby dealing with changes

    Penguins' Sidney Crosby dealing with changes

    post-gazette.com Sep 10 (6 days ago)
    He is not, Sidney Crosby admits, particularly fond of change.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Sharks & Coyotes trade buzz

    Rumor Roundup: Sharks & Coyotes trade buzz

    thehockeynews.com Sep 10 (7 days ago)
    As the San Jose Sharks prepare for the start of training camp next week, questions hang over the future of several players. Though Sharks GM Doug Wilson backtracked somewhat from talk of making significant changes to his roster, CSN Bay Area’s Kevin Kur…
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  • Penguins training camp to feature public practices Sept. 20

    Penguins training camp to feature public practices Sept. 20

    post-gazette.com Sep 10 (7 days ago)
    The Penguins’ training camp will include a couple of sessions open to the public on Saturday, Sept. 20.
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  • Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

    Puck Daddy’s NHL 2014-15 Emoji Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

    yahoo.com Sep 9
    (The 2014-15 NHL season is nearly upon us, and attempting to handicap the winners and losers can sometimes leave us speechless. So we decided to break down all 30 teams with the next best thing to words: Emojis!) Last Season In Emojis Last Season, In Su…
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  • Penguins' Crosby fully healthy for training camp

    Penguins' Crosby fully healthy for training camp

    NHL.com Sep 8
    NEW YORK -- Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby didn't know in July if he would need surgery on his wrist or if he would be able to start the 2014-15 season with the rest of his teammates. It was a nervous time. "[I didn't have] a deadlin...
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  • Injury forces Penguins' Kapanen to skip prospects' tourney

    Injury forces Penguins' Kapanen to skip prospects' tourney

    Kasperi Kapanen, the Penguins’ first-round draft choice in June, will not participate in an upcoming prospects’ tournament in London, Ontario because of a finger injury.
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  • Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    Five NHL starters who could lose their jobs this season

    You’ve got to be some kind of crazy to be a goalie. Not only do you have to regularly deal with frozen chunks of rubber flying towards you at rifling speeds, but you’re also the last line of defense and, therefore, the first one to blame when things go …
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  • Steve Downie is not a thug

    Steve Downie is not a thug

    yahoo.com Sep 5
    In 2011, Mario Lemieux watched his Pittsburgh Penguins become punching bags for the New York Islanders in a game that featured 346 penalty minutes. He then did what he’s always done, which is get overdramatic about the state of the game and start tossin…
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  • Penguins defenseman Maatta is recovering quickly

    Penguins defenseman Maatta is recovering quickly

    Olli Maatta cocks his stick above his waist as the puck skids across the ice toward him.
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  • Penguins’ signing of Daniel Carcillo, Steve Downie makes Mario …

    Penguins’ signing of Daniel Carcillo, Steve Downie makes Mario Lemieux a hypocrite

    In the winter of 2011, Penguins owner Mario Lemieux sent a strong and public message to the NHL in regard to a “sideshow” brawl between his franchise’s players and those of the New York Islanders. Calling the incident a “travesty”, the retired Hall of F…
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  • Jagr on verge of almost unheard of distinction this season

    Jagr on verge of almost unheard of distinction this season

    We’re going to go on the assumption here that Teemu Selanne has retired from the NHL for good this time. Of course, you never know with Selanne, but we’re thinking he’s serious about it this time. That leaves Jaromir Jagr as the oldest player in the NHL…
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  • Video - Pens: Crosby Doesn't Need Wrist Surgery 02:14

    Pens: Crosby Doesn't Need Wrist Surgery

    Jul 15
    Craig 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.
  • Video - Penguins Trade James Neal To Predators 04:15

    Penguins Trade James Neal To Predators

    Jun 27
    ESPN's Scott Burnside breaks down why the Penguins traded James Neal to the Predators.
  • Video - Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft 05:52

    Trades Dominate Day 1 Of NHL Draft

    Jun 27
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance recap the action from Day 1 of the NHL draft.
  • Video - Penguins To Hire New Head Coach 02:57

    Penguins To Hire New Head Coach

    Jun 25
    Scott Burnside discusses the Penguins' deal to make Mike Johnston their new head coach.

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