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Penguins notebook: Brandon Saad gets 'real' action in hometownBrandon Saad got drafted into the NHL, hit double digits in goals in his rookie season, was a finalist for the Calder Trophy as the top NHL rookie and brought the Stanley Cup to his hometown of Gibsonia.Upvote Share TweetSunday night was not a good one for the Chicago Blackhawks as they were defeated 4-1 by the Pittsburgh Penguins. The loss was the third straight for a Chicago team that is 4-5-1 in their last ten. The Hawks not only lost the game, but captain Jonathan T…Upvote Share TweetIt is opening day, to many the best day of the sports year, the perfect day to celebrate the start of spring after a long, brutal winter. It has added significance here because of the Pirates' remarkable success in 2013 after 20 years of embarrassing ba…Upvote Share TweetAbsent reinforcements from outside the organization, the Pirates enter opening day banking on a plan to improve the offense from within.Upvote Share Tweet
Pirates game creates parking challengeWhether they're headed to the Pirates season opener or just schlepping to work as usual, people are likely to face serious challenges getting around Downtown Pittsburgh and the North Shore today.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Mar 30, 2014PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews has left Chicago's game at Pittsburgh with an apparent upper-body injury. Toews was drilled by Penguins defenceman Brooks Orpik at 6:30 of the second period on Sunday night. The two were goi...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Mar 30, 2014The Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are the only teams in the Eastern Conference to have clinched a berth in the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The Bruins clinched the Atlantic Division title by defeating the Washington Capitals 4-2 on Saturday....Upvote Share Tweet
National League Central predicted order of 2014Post-Gazette baseball writer Bill Brink breaks down the Pirates' division and looks ahead to September and puts the five team in predicted order of 2014 finish:Upvote Share Tweet
Penguins Cruise Past BlackhawksMar 30Sidney Crosby scored two goals to lead the Penguins past the Blackhawks 4-1.