1. Sidney Crosby Named to Canada Roster for 2015 IIHF World Championships

    Canada already had a stacked roster for the 2015 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in May. Now, they've added the biggest star of all to the mix as Sidney Crosby has been named to the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 9,064 reads 23 comments

  2. Who's to Blame for the Pittsburgh Penguins Underachieving in 2014-15?

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are done for 2014-15. They were eliminated from the first round of the playoffs by the New York Rangers , who won 2-1 in overtime Friday night to finish off the series 4-1...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 18,470 reads 78 comments

  3. Surge in Game 2 Shows Sidney Crosby Is Capable of Carrying Penguins Past Rangers

    NEW YORK — Oh right. Sidney Crosby is the best hockey player in the world. A year ago, Crosby was quietly hampered by a wrist injury, which was a contributing factor in his being held to one goal in 13 postseason games in 2014...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 1 month ago 8,456 reads 51 comments

  4. Near Victory Despite Invisible Sidney Crosby Gives Penguins Upset Hopes

    NEW YORK — Let's make this clear: The New York Rangers were the much better team at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night and probably should've won by more than the 2-1 ...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 1 month ago 13,430 reads 102 comments

  5. Penguins' Sidney Crosby Closing in on 300 Career Goals

    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby enters Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers needing just one more goal to reach 300 for his career, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 2,122 reads 2 comments

  6. Sidney Crosby Illness: Updates on Penguins Star's Status and Return

    By now, Pittsburgh Penguins fans have come to accept that Sidney Crosby could be taken from them at any moment. He played in a total of 99 games between the 2010-11 and 2012-13 seasons...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 4,737 reads 12 comments

  7. 5 Pittsburgh Penguins Storylines That Won't Go Away in 2014-15

    Like every recent season, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been one of the more premier clubs in the NHL . Led by captain Sidney Crosby , the team always finishes in the top of the ...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 4 months ago 854 reads 0 comments

  8. Ranking the Best All-Stars in Pittsburgh Penguins History

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have boasted some of the National Hockey League’s most prominent names in their 48-year history, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that the Pens have been well represented in the league’s annual All-Star Game...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 4 months ago 525 reads 0 comments

  9. Sidney Crosby Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Status and Return

    Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is dealing with a lower body injury that forced him to miss the 2015 NHL All-Star Game. After missing Tuesday's game, head coach Mike Johnston said Crosby is set to play Wednesday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 months ago 12,152 reads 46 comments

  10. Grading the Pittsburgh Penguins' Stars so Far This Season

    As the first semester of the 2014-15 NHL regular season comes to a close, it seems appropriate to look back over the first half of the season and examine the individual performances of the Pittsburgh Penguins to this point...

    Steve Rodenbaugh Written by Steve Rodenbaugh about 5 months ago 2,183 reads 0 comments

  11. Predicting the Starters for the 2015 NHL All-Star Game

    The 2015 NHL All-Star Game will be held Sunday, Jan. 25 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Sportsnet reported that a draft system will be used, in which two captains select the players for both teams...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 25,582 reads 78 comments

  12. Why the Pittsburgh Penguins Can't Succeed If Sidney Crosby Doesn't Score

    In the 2014-15 season, the Pittsburgh Penguins are seeing key players like Evgeni Malkin and Marc-Andre Fleury play some of the best hockey of their careers...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 2,615 reads 6 comments

  13. David Perron Deal Unlike Past Penguins Draft Pick Giveaway Nightmares

    You finally have one, Pittsburgh fans. A top-six winger . David Perron . Feels good, eh? Absolutely nothing can ruin this moment for you, right? Unfortunately, there are always those who find reasons to gripe...

    Andrew Petyak Written by Andrew Petyak about 5 months ago 1,471 reads 0 comments

  14. Sidney Crosby Returns to Lineup After Being Diagnosed with Mumps

    Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby will return to the team's lineup on Thursday night against the Colorado Avalanche after overcoming a case of the mumps...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 1,564 reads 2 comments

  15. Sidney Crosby Officially Diagnosed with the Mumps

    Pittsburgh Penguins captain and star center Sidney Crosby has been diagnosed with the mumps. TSN's Bob McKenzie first reported the news Sunday morning, and the team confirmed Crosby's status a short time later on its official website ...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 6 months ago 10,192 reads 1 comments

  16. Sidney Crosby Illness: Updates on Penguins Star's Status and Return

    Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby suffered from the mumps, but returned to action Thursday night against the Avalanche . Continue for updates. Crosby Returns to Lineup Thursday Thursday, Dec...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 32,081 reads 22 comments

  17. Mike Johnston Says Swollen-Faced Sidney Crosby Does Not Have Mumps

    Something is wrong with Sidney Crosby 's face. The Pittsburgh Penguins captain missed practice Thursday due to illness, and reporters covering Friday's workouts noticed a slight ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 6 months ago 104,421 reads 35 comments

  18. Pittsburgh Penguins Need Sidney Crosby on Track with His New Linemates

    On Monday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins did an admirable job of weathering their latest injury storm with a strong game and a third-period comeback that helped them seize a point on the road against the New York Rangers ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 4,694 reads 11 comments

  19. Comparing the Blackhawks' Jonathan Toews to the Best All-Around Centers in NHL

    Jonathan Toews has been contributing at a high level since his rookie season in 2007-08, and he has arguably been the Chicago Blackhawks ' best player since his sophomore campaign...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 months ago 3,181 reads 6 comments

  20. Red Wings vs. Penguins Live Blog: Instant Reactions and Analysis

    The Detroit Red Wings roared back to defeat the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins, 4-3, in overtime from the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit...

    Andrew Petyak Written by Andrew Petyak about 7 months ago 367 reads 0 comments

  21. Penguins' Sidney Crosby Records 500th Assist of Career

    Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby became the sixth-fastest player to 500 assists in NHL history, reaching the mark in his 554th career game Saturday against the New York Islanders, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 1,886 reads 3 comments

  22. Young Stars Who Can Dethrone Sidney Crosby as NHL MVP

    With plenty of young talent in the NHL , it's hard to stand out. Drew Doughty, John Tavares and Nathan MacKinnon are three of the best young stars who have the skills and the attitude to take on Sidney Crosby for the Hart Trophy...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 8 months ago 2,952 reads 2 comments

  23. Pittsburgh Penguins Players Who Have the Most to Prove This Season

    As a team coming off of yet another disappointing postseason and having undergone wholesale changes both behind the bench and in the front office, the Pittsburgh Penguins will be under intense pressure to prove that they belong among the NHL 's elite.

    Steve Rodenbaugh Written by Steve Rodenbaugh about 8 months ago 1,248 reads 7 comments

  24. Ranking the 5 Greatest Captains in Pittsburgh Penguins History

    Perhaps no sport places as much emphasis on or gives as much respect to the position of team captain as hockey does...

    Steve Rodenbaugh Written by Steve Rodenbaugh about 8 months ago 3,793 reads 3 comments

  25. Ranking the Top 5 Draft Picks in Pittsburgh Penguins History

    While much has been made this offseason of the Pittsburgh Penguins ' poor draft performance in recent years, the fact remains that, since the franchise was first established in 1969, it has seen quite a few draft choices develop into franchise players..

    Steve Rodenbaugh Written by Steve Rodenbaugh about 8 months ago 1,160 reads 0 comments