1. Hollidaysburg Native Lafferty Relishing His Chance with Penguins

    Dave Weaver normally doesn't shave his head, but it almost happened when the Penguins drafted his stepson, Sam Lafferty, in the fourth round last month...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 57 reads 0 comments

  2. Q&A: New Coach Johnston Feeling at Home with Penguins

    It has been a hectic time for Penguins coach Mike Johnston since he was hired June 25. He attended the NHL Draft, provided input into free agency and presided over the team's recently concluded prospect camp...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 144 reads 0 comments

  3. New Penguins Coach to Meet with Malkin

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 497 reads 0 comments

  4. New job for Penguins assistant coach will be … different

    The Penguins , like other NHL teams, have pro scouts watching other clubs' games and evaluating players. And all teams' coaches spend time scouting upcoming opponents, so they can present a game plan to their players...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 259 reads 0 comments

  5. Predicting Pittsburgh Penguins' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years

    Five years ago, the city of Pittsburgh succumbed to the spectacular feeling that came with winning the Stanley Cup...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 4 months ago 5,222 reads 10 comments

  6. Hollidaysburg Native Lafferty Relishing His Chance with Penguins

    Dave Weaver normally doesn't shave his head, but it almost happened when the Penguins drafted his stepson, Sam Lafferty, in the fourth round last month.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 167 reads 0 comments

  7. Recchi's Career Circles Back to Pittsburgh

    The Penguins selected a kid from Kamloops, British Columbia named Mark Recchi in the fourth round of the NHL Draft back in 1988.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 284 reads 0 comments

  8. Penguins Name Jacques Martin Senior Advisor of Hockey Operations

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have named Jacques Martin senior advisor of hockey operations, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 1,725 reads 0 comments

  9. Is 2014-15 a Make-or-Break Season for Pittsburgh Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury?

    Wondering about Marc-Andre Fleury 's future in Pittsburgh has become something of a summer ritual for fans of the Penguins ...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 4 months ago 2,977 reads 5 comments

  10. Power Ranking Pittsburgh Penguins' Top 6 Forwards for 2014

    The Pittsburgh Penguins ’ fresh new look on and off the ice for the 2014-15 season will hopefully halt the criticism surrounding the club and return them to Stanley Cup form...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 4 months ago 2,084 reads 1 comments

  11. Penguins Prospect Derrick Pouliot Hopes to Be Ready for Training Camp

    PITTSBURGH -- Pittsburgh Penguins prospect Derrick Pouliot hopes to battle for a roster spot under his former coach Mike Johnston after undergoing shoulder surgery. But first, the defenseman needs to heal...

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  12. Biggest Takeaways from Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014 Development Camp

    Prospect development is at an all-time premium for the Pittsburgh Penguins as an organization. The team struggled to draft effective players when Ray Shero was running the show and only made five selections at the 2014 entry draft...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 4 months ago 4,966 reads 11 comments

  13. Former Coach: Fleury 'Still Has 6 Good Years Ahead of Him'

    Former Pittsburgh Penguins goaltending coach Gilles Meloche believes Marc-Andre Fleury still has quite a bit of gas left in the tank.....

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  14. Has Jim Rutherford Done Enough to Improve the Pittsburgh Penguins?

    Despite yet another strong year in the standings—the team’s fifth consecutive 100-point campaign, if we prorate the shortened 2012-13 season—the ownership of the Pittsburgh Penguins entered the summer in a mood for big changes...

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  15. Johnston Flying to Russia to Meet with Malkin

    New Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Johnston wants to make a good first impression with his stars. One way of doing that is to pay a visit to them at home, even if home is in Russia...

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  16. Trio of Forward Prospects Impressive in Penguins Scrimmage

    Bill Guerin was coy about the fact that he assembled a line of Troy Josephs, Matia Marcantuoni and Adam Payerl Saturday for the scrimmage that marked the end of the Penguins development camp...

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  17. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014 Draft Picks

    The Pittsburgh Penguins only had five draft picks in the 2014 NHL entry draft. A number of the team's selections had been moved out under the Ray Shero regime, so new GM Jim Rutherford had to do the best he could with what he had...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 4 months ago 6,264 reads 0 comments

  18. What Should Pittsburgh Penguins Fans Expect from Mike Johnston's Offense?

    Forget about how new general manager Jim Rutherford missed out on his top choice to take over the Pittsburgh Penguins this summer. That's irrelevant to how Mike Johnston is going to come in and run this team...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 4 months ago 2,538 reads 0 comments

  19. Penguins Re-Sign Defenseman Simon Despres

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-signed defenseman Simon Despres to a two-year contract, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 405 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Pens Re-Sign Despres to 2-Year Deal

    # Penguins sign defenseman Simon Despres to a two-year contract worth $900,000 per year. Had been restricted free agent...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  21. Sidney Crosby Wins ESPY for Best NHL Player

    Pittsburgh Penguins ' captain Sidney Crosby has reportedly won the ESPY for Best NHL Player, according to the team's Twitter handle.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 236 reads 0 comments

  22. NHL Salary Cap: Hard to Keep a Good Team Together

    It would be impossible to keep the 2012 Penguins (or the 2013 Penguins...or the 2014 Penguins) together in the NHL 's salary cap world...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 250 reads 0 comments

  23. Penguins Hire Mark Recchi as Player Development Coach

    The Penguins have hired a familiar face, Mark Recchi, as their new player development coach. He replaces Bill Guerin, who was promoted to assistant general manager by new team GM Jim Rutherford...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 2,233 reads 1 comments

  24. Penguins Prospect goalie Matt Murray eager to begin career

    For an under the radar prospect, goaltender Matt Murray could have a big pro impact starting this year in the minor leagues. One thing is for sure: he's definitely ready to start his journey...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 4 months ago 248 reads 0 comments

  25. Pittsburgh Penguins' Most Effective Defensive Pairs for Next Season

    Despite an offseason that has seen many longtime Penguins move on, the blue-line for next season looks to remain relatively the same.....

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