1. Sidney Crosby: Missed Too Much By His Pittsburgh Penguins Teammates?

    Prior to last Thursday’s game against the Montreal Canadiens , Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma announced that Penguins leading scorer Sidney Crosby would miss the evening’s game with what was then an undisclosed injury...

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  2. What if the NHL Playoffs Started Today? The Eastern Conference Edition

    Now that the NHL is halfway through its 82-game schedule, with all 30 teams playing at least 41 games, the Stanley Cup playoffs don't seem so far away anymore...

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  3. NHL Candidates for the Next Airing of HBO's "24/7"

    HBO’s “24/7,” which had been following the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals to the Winter Classic, aired its finale on Wednesday night...

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  4. 2011 NHL Trade Deadline: Which Pittsburgh Penguins Could Be on the Block?

    The 2011 NHL trade deadline is on Monday, Feb. 28. Just like always, no one, except for a few star players, is exempt from being traded...

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  5. Deryk Engelland's Contract Extension with Penguins is Well Deserved

    Today, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced that defenseman Deryk Engelland received a three-year contract extension. Engelland’s new deal will start in the 2011-12 season and run until 2014...

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  6. Pittsburgh Penguins: What's Next After Winter Classic Defeat?

    After several months of hype and anticipation for Pittsburgh Penguins fans and players, the Penguins and the Washington Capitals squared off in the NHL's fourth Winter Classic at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania...

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  7. 2011 NHL All-Star Game: Why You Should Vote for Paul Bissonnette (SATIRE)

    Let's face it, the NHL All-Star Game is on the same excitement level as watching paint dry or grass grow. And last we knew, not even the players wanted to be there...

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  8. NHL: Power Ranking the League's General Managers

    The men who are coaching and playing in the NHL definitely do not have it easy. They make big money to entertain millions of people and lead their team as far into the playoffs as possible...

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  9. Sidney Crosby vs. Alexander Ovechkin: Countdown to the Winter Classic

    The fourth NHL Winter Classic is just a little over two months away, but the excitement has been building since the summer...

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  10. Mark Letestu Making an Impact on the Pittsburgh Penguins, NHL

    Without looking at NHL .com, see if you can figure out which player leads the NHL in scoring among rookies. I’ll give you a hint. It is not Taylor Hall of the Edmonton Oilers or Tyler Seguin of the Boston Bruins ...

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  11. Pittsburgh Penguins-Ottawa Senators Preview: The Return of Sergei Gonchar

    Tonight, the Pittsburgh Penguins will take on the Ottawa Senators at the Consol Energy Center, and it should be a game both teams are looking forward to playing...

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  12. Philadelphia Flyers Captain Mike Richards Is a Sore Loser

    On my way home from the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers game yesterday, one of my friends sent me a tweet related to Flyers captain Mike Richards ’ postgame interview...

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  13. Should Dan Bylsma Be At Fault for the Pittsburgh Penguins Struggles?

    I know, I know. The Penguins have only played four games in the 2010-2011 season, and there’s plenty of time for them to straighten things out. But that doesn't mean I will ignore the problems the team is having...

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  14. Marc-Andre Fleury: One of the Most Overrated Goaltenders in the NHL?

    Confession: I have not been a fan of Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury since his days in the AHL...

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  15. NHL Surprises From the Opening Weekend of the 2010-2011 Season

    The start of a new season is always an exciting time in the NHL. Every team is undefeated again, and everyone has an equal chance of winning the Stanley Cup...

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  16. Baby Penguins Banter: 2010 Opening Night Recap

    The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins opened their regular season with a victory last night, defeating last year's Calder Cup Champions, the Hershey Bears, in a shootout by a score of 4-3...

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  17. NHL 2010 Opening Night: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Philadelphia Flyers Live Blog

    6:21 P.M. Welcome everyone to opening night for the 2010-2011 NHL season. Tonight, this live blog will cover the Pittsburgh Penguins ' opening game in their brand new home at Consol Energy Center...

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  18. Leaders of the Pack: Do Younger or Older NHL Players Make Better Captains?

    As we go into the 2010-2011 NHL season, 26 out of 30 teams have captains. Some of these captains have been leading their team for several years, while others received the honor over the summer...

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  19. Baby Penguins Banter: 2010 Preseason Wrap-Up Edition

    Welcome to “Hocktober”! In this edition of Baby Penguins Banter, we will look at how the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins fared in their four-game exhibition schedule. We will also look forward to opening night on Saturday, Oct...

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  20. 2010-2011 NHL Predictions: 10 Questions for Coming Season

    The NHL's preseason schedule will come to a close tomorrow, and regular season openers are just five days away...

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  21. The NHL All-Star Game and the Winter Classic: Comparing the NHL's Showcases

    Since the addition of the Winter Classic during the 2007-2008 NHL season, the league has two big events to look forward to each year. The second, of course, is the NHL All-Star Game...

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  22. Baby Penguins Banter: September 27, 2010 Edition

    Welcome to what is going to be a solemn edition of Baby Penguins Banter for today, September 27, 2010. In this week’s column, I will look back at the life of Darcy Robinson, a former defenseman with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins...

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  23. Pittsburgh Penguins: Five Moves by Ray Shero That Had the Most Impact

    Earlier this week, Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager Ray Shero was signed to a five-year contract extension. In his short tenure with Pittsburgh, Shero has become one of the best general managers in hockey...

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  24. Pittsburgh Penguins 2010-2011 Season Preview: Forwards

    When you look at the Pittsburgh Penguins lineup, it is hard not to be impressed by the caliber of forwards on the team...

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  25. Five Choices for Pittsburgh Penguins Alternate Captains in 2010-2011

    As Pittsburgh Penguins fans know, Sidney Crosby will be the captain of the Penguins until he leaves the team or retires. Since Crosby’s spot is secure for at least three more years, he will need a good crew of fellow leaders behind him...

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