1. Letang Makes Impact as Game Improves During Playoffs

    Kris Letang insists he's still ramping his game back up to 100 percent after missing 10 weeks while recovering from a stroke...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 75 reads 0 comments

  2. Marc-Andre Fleury Steps Up Exactly When Penguins Need Him in Game 2 vs. Rangers

    PITTSBURGH — "Marc-Andre Fleury was really good tonight except for that one bad goal he allowed" should be a trademarked statement by reporters covering the Pittsburgh Penguins ...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 2 months ago 4,597 reads 18 comments

  3. Crosby's Scoring Struggles Are Baffling

    PITTSBURGH -- It is human nature, at least human hockey nature, to ascribe too much importance to one game in a playoff series, especially the first game in a best-of-seven series....

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  4. Tight Schedule Exacts Toll on Rangers

    PITTSBURGH — The Rangers played their fourth game in six days on Sunday, and it looked as if the workload had caught up to them. Unable to keep up with a Pittsburgh team intent on making them expend precious energy, they lost, 3-0...

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  5. Kris Letang slowly gets up to speed for Penguins

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  6. Goals Missing but Not Leadership from Pens' Malkin, Crosby

    Their burden is the expectation for greatness. They are judged against legends, rivals, challengers and — sometimes — one another...

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  7. Rangers vs. Penguins Game 2: Keys for Pittsburgh to Win

    It's not a series until a road team wins a game. There's a lot of conventional wisdom swirling around the NHL at this time of year as the emotions of the postseason kick into high gear...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 2 months ago 2,745 reads 31 comments

  8. Pittsburgh Penguins' Struggles in Overtime Could Prove Costly in Postseason

    SOUTHPOINTE, Pa. — One of the longest running and least meaningful clichés in the world of hockey-speak involves the need to “play a full 60 minutes...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 2 months ago 3,057 reads 14 comments

  9. Gene Collier: Getting everyone on same page at same time a struggle for Penguins

    Seven games into an increasingly skittish postseason, there is still no persuasive evidence that the Penguins intend to put three really professional periods together on any given night...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 39 reads 0 comments

  10. 5 Ways the Pittsburgh Penguins Must Improve to Go on a Deep 2014 Playoff Run

    Despite yet another first-round scare, the Pittsburgh Penguins have advanced to the second round to face the New York Rangers...

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  11. Orpik (Undisclosed) to Miss Third Straight for Pens

    Pittsburgh was without Brooks Orpik to finish the Columbus series, and it'll be without him again to open against the Rangers ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 290 reads 0 comments

  12. Winter is Coming

    Evgeni Malkin is a big fan of Henrik Lundqvist. “(He's my) favorite goalie to watch,” Malkin said. “I like him a lot...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 months ago 581 reads 0 comments

  13. Rangers vs. Penguins Game 1: Keys for Pittsburgh to Win

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers both fought off considerable adversaries to make it to the second round, and the level of play is just going to get higher from here...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 2 months ago 1,084 reads 3 comments

  14. Penguins Efficient 5-on-5 Play Leading to Postseason Success

    It was special-teams play that earned the Penguins a 109-point regular season and Metropolitan Division title. It was 5-on-5 play that won them their first playoff series...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 25 reads 0 comments

  15. Penguins Seek Faceoff Improvements in Next Round of Cup Playoffs

    Penguins coach Dan Bylsma has options. He probably wouldn't mind results, too. Though the Penguins have plenty of flexibility in the faceoff circle — with Marcel Goc's ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  16. Penguins Notebook: Sutter, Vitale Return to Practice

    Two days after they were unable to finish Monday's Game 6 victory at Columbus , center Brandon Sutter and right wing Joe Vitale were back on the ice for practice...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 121 reads 0 comments

  17. Penguins Ready for New York Rangers in Second Round Series

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have won all four Stanley Cup Playoff series they've played against the New York Rangers ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 176 reads 0 comments

  18. Are Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin's Slow Playoff Starts Officially Over?

    With great power comes great responsibility. Everyone's favorite Webhead learned this lesson the hard way. When you're among the most talented and highly paid players in the NHL , cold streaks are no longer a luxury...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 2 months ago 1,689 reads 10 comments

  19. Why Sidney Crosby Got Booed in Pittsburgh

    Let's mince no words here in saying that Sidney Crosby , the greatest active hockey player in the universe, is the reason that the Pittsburgh Penguins are not currently playing their home games in Kansas City...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 428 reads 0 comments

  20. Penguins Show Two Sides in Clinching Win

    When elegant forward Evgeni Malkin is on his game, he looks like a Mercedes on a road full of go-karts. He had that luxury-ride look for the first time in the series Monday when ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 277 reads 0 comments

  21. Penguins survive late scare, eliminate Blue Jackets in Game 6

    Penguins centers Brandon Sutter and Joe Vitale did not finish Game 6. Sutter was hurt, seemingly by blocking a shot, in the second period. Vitale went down in the third on a knee-on-knee collision with Blue Jackets winger Blake Comeau...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 274 reads 0 comments

  22. Burnside: Lack of Finish Almost Costs Penguins

    Maybe it was fitting that it ended with a wall of sound being thrown up by the Nationwide Arena faithful trying to will their plucky Columbus Blue Jackets to one more goal, one more miracle...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 121 reads 0 comments

  23. Five Reasons Why the Pittsburgh Penguins Advanced

    It wasn't easy and it was rarely pretty, but the Pittsburgh Penguins found a way to subdue the Columbus Blue Jackets in the Eastern Conference First Round...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 125 reads 0 comments

  24. Sidney Crosby Breaks Stick Slashing Artem Anisimov

    Here's Sidney Crosby getting pissed at Artem Anisimov in the second period of Game 6 against the Blue Jackets and lashing out by swinging his stick at his legs...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 173 reads 0 comments

  25. Series Loss Still a Step Forward for Columbus

    COLUMBUS -- It seems longer than two weeks ago that this series began with 11 Blue Jackets playing in their first-ever NHL playoff game...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 99 reads 0 comments