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Crosby helps Penguins beat Blackhawks 4-1

Crosby helps Penguins beat Blackhawks 4-1

CNNSI.com thehockeynews.com Updated Mar 30, 2014
Sidney Crosby led the Pens to a 4-1 win that saw Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews injured after a controversial hit.
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  • Penguins notebook: Brandon Saad gets 'real' action in hometown

    Penguins notebook: Brandon Saad gets 'real' action in hometown

    post-gazette.com Mar 30, 2014
    Brandon 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.
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  • Blackhawks can’t catch a break as Toews leaves game with injury

    Blackhawks can’t catch a break as Toews leaves game with injury

    Sunday 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…
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  • Ron Cook: Don't let Bonds ruin MVP's moment

    Ron Cook: Don't let Bonds ruin MVP's moment

    post-gazette.com Mar 30, 2014
    It 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…
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  • The Pirates eye consistent offensive production

    The Pirates eye consistent offensive production

    Absent reinforcements from outside the organization, the Pirates enter opening day banking on a plan to improve the offense from within.
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  • Pirates game creates parking challenge

    Pirates game creates parking challenge

    post-gazette.com Mar 30, 2014
    Whether 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.
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  • Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews leaves game at Pittsburgh with i…

    Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews leaves game at Pittsburgh with injury

    NHL.com Mar 30, 2014
    PITTSBURGH, 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...
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  • No clinching scenarios in Sunday games

    No clinching scenarios in Sunday games

    NHL.com Mar 30, 2014
    The 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....
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  • National League Central predicted order of 2014

    National League Central predicted order of 2014

    post-gazette.com Mar 30, 2014
    Post-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:
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  • Video - Penguins Cruise Past Blackhawks 01:08

    Penguins Cruise Past Blackhawks

    Mar 30
    Sidney Crosby scored two goals to lead the Penguins past the Blackhawks 4-1.

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  • Clayton's mailbag: NFL still tinkering on replay

    Mar 30
    Mailbag -- The NFL is cautiously moving toward a replay system that allows coaches to review most plays, writes John Clayton.