1. Get Ready: Hockey Season Is Almost Here!

    You can tell you're a hockey fan if you begin feeling miserable the day after the last game of the Stanley Cup Final (unless you're a fan for the Championship team and luckily this year, I am)...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about 5 years ago 45 reads 0 comments

  2. Who Is Jay McKee?

    Jay McKee is a veteran defenseman and was Buffalo's first-round draft pick of the 1995 NHL Entry Draft (14th overall)...

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  3. The Stanley Cup Comes to My Hometown!!

    Dana Heinze, equipment manager for the Pittsburgh Penguins, is a Johnstown boy - born and bred which is the one thing I have in common with him (that and the LOVE of the Pittsburgh ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about 5 years ago 113 reads 2 comments

  4. Philippe Boucher's Day with the Stanley Cup

    A day after Tyler Kennedy spent the day with the Stanley Cup in Sault Ste. Marie, he passed it on to Philippe Boucher on July 4th...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about 5 years ago 122 reads 0 comments

  5. Miroslav Satan, Playing Like a Man Possessed, Has Redeemed Himself

    I'm just as impressed as anybody watching Satan over the last few games—particularly this and last series.There is definitely a noticeable change in play for Miro. He's stepped up his game and I think it's great...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about over 5 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  6. Pittsburgh Penguins Face More Adversity Without Michel Therrien

    After the initial shock of the announcement, I cleared my head and began to try and make sense of it all. My initial response was to be upset that they decided to lay blame solely on ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about over 5 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  7. Michel Therrien's Firing May Create More Problems for the Pittsburgh Penguins

    Was Therrien not part of the reason that the Penguins made it within two games of winning the Stanley Cup last season? One thing I felt I could always count on was Therrien's track record and ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about over 5 years ago 133 reads 0 comments

  8. Pittsburgh Penguins Face Inevitable Changes

    With the recent losing streak the Pittsburgh Penguins have been on, it is no surprise that everyone is looking to GM Ray Shero to make some moves to help the team get out of the midseason slump they are in...

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  9. Pittsburgh Penguins Look Forward to a Great 2009

    With all of the recent losses the Penguins have had, it's only natural for fans and critics alike to start voicing concerns or throwing in the towel...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about over 5 years ago 51 reads 1 comments

  10. Rotating the "A" Suits the Pittsburgh Penguins

    With the recent anointing of the alternate captains this month for the third time this season, a lot have questioned whether or not rotating the responsibility is an ideal situation...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about over 5 years ago 196 reads 3 comments

  11. Remembering "Badger" Bob Johnson

    Today marks 17 years that the world has been without the great "Badger" Bob Johnson, who passed away in 1991 at the age 60 after battling brain cancer for only a few months...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 511 reads 1 comments

  12. New Look to Penguins Power-Play: Add a Dash of Kennedy and Cooke

    We knew it was coming; hell, Therrien SAID it was coming and according to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, the Penguins' power-play will have a new look (with some "grit" thrown into the mix)...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 136 reads 0 comments

  13. Penguins-Red Wings: Paybacks are a Bitch, Detroit!

    What a GREAT game! It couldn't have been any better than it was—and the best part is that the Penguins finally get their revenge against the Detroit Red Wings (and put some doubt ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 286 reads 5 comments

  14. Pens VS Redwings Pre-Game Review (or Stanley Cup Final Preview?)

    This game has mostly been referred to as the "Stanley Cup Final Rematch," but a lot of articles have also called it a SCF Preview...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 86 reads 0 comments

  15. Staal Showing Frustrations Shared by All Players in Answers

    The Pens aren't clicking right now - we can all see that; it's quite apparent with three consecutive losses. The players themselves can't seem to agree on what it is that troubles the team (and don't have any apparent solutions)...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 74 reads 2 comments

  16. Alexander Ovechkin's Motives Different against Elite Russian Opponents?

    In response to a recent article of mine, one of my readers left a comment regarding Alex Ovechkin and the fact that he's more concerned with playing physically when opposing teams have elite ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 391 reads 2 comments

  17. NHL: Last Year's Stats May Not Be a True Indication of this Season's Issues

    I came across a very interesting post on the THN.com blog. It covers what I was discussing a few posts ago, regarding the fact that Ovechkin seems to be playing a more physical game, and headhunting elite Russian players on the ice...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 109 reads 0 comments

  18. Janne Pesonen Supporters: Four of Five People Think He Will Be on Roster Soon

    The title of this article is just a play on all those poll-type commercials and such. But seriously, my husband has to be that fifth person. (I can actually name four-plus people who support Janne Pesonen being on the Penguins NHL roster...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 130 reads 1 comments

  19. New Players are Welcomed Additions to the Team

    These players have definitely made the Penguins better as a team and will most definitely be a part of taking our Pens to the playoffs [SCF] this year!Alex GoligoskiGoligoski has finally proved ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 53 reads 2 comments

  20. Pro-Wrestler Makes Video for NHL Player

    When you think of Tyler Kennedy, what comes to mind? For alot of fans, it's pro-wrestler Ken "Mr. Kennedy" Kennedy because of the montra he recites each time he steps into the ring (I'm certain ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 703 reads 0 comments

  21. Malkin to Serve as Alternate Captain (for October)

    I think Pittsburgh Penguins center, Evgeni Malkin, let "the cat out of the bag" to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review who is reporting that he will be donning the "A" during the month of October...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 313 reads 0 comments

  22. Jordan Staal's Future as a Penguin is Up to Him, Madden Says

    There has been a countless number of rumors over the summer about whether or not Jordan Staal would be signed to an extension prior to the the beginning of this year's training camp (and his free agency)...

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  23. Ryan Malone Got "No Love" from the Pittsburgh Penguins?

    Back at the end of June, around the time when the free-agent frenzy was set to begin, I remember being concerned about losing players—especially BIG ones like Ryan Malone (and Ruutu, but that's a whole other topic I've already beaten to death)..

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 460 reads 1 comments

  24. Penguins-Lightining: Preseason Game Two

    Another great game between the Penguins and Bolts last night! The Penguins continue to look good—or sound like they look good, as was the case last night...

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  25. Others Also Confident in Pesonen

    In his regular Penguins Q&A feature of the Pittsburgh-Post Gazette, Dave Molinari was asked, "How well do you think, realistically, Janne Pesonen will do, if he even makes the team?"MOLINARI'S ...

    Stephanie Lewark Written by Stephanie Lewark about almost 6 years ago 81 reads 0 comments