1. How Paul Martin's Return Impacts Pittsburgh Penguins

    Paul Martin hasn't played a game for the Pittsburgh Penguins since February 7. As if the Pittsburgh Penguins hadn't been struggling enough with injuries throughout their 2013-14 ...

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  2. The 5 Biggest Questions for Pittsburgh Penguins in the Home Stretch in 2013-14

    With only six games remaining on their 2013-14 schedule, the Pittsburgh Penguins have entered the final stage of their season...

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  3. Pittsburgh Penguins Would Be Crazy to Fire Dan Bylsma

    There's been a lot of chatter lately surrounding Dan Bylsma 's future with the Pittsburgh Penguins . Rory Boylen of The Hockey News examined the question last week and managed to come up with three reasons to fire Bylsma ...

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  4. Which Eastern Conference Playoff Bubble Team Should Penguins Cheer For?

    The Eastern Conference became even more of a logjam last night, and the race for the two wild-card spots has reached a fever pitch...

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  5. Pittsburgh Penguins' 5 Most Impressive Individual Performances in 2013-14

    The NHL season is the most grueling in all of sports. Baseball players take part in more contests, but they aren't nearly as physically demanding...

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  6. How Beau Bennett Changes Everything for Pittsburgh Penguins

    Beau Bennett will change everything for the Pittsburgh Penguins . Maybe that seems like a lot of pressure to heap onto a 22-year-old forward with a total of 38 games played in the NHL ...

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  7. Pittsburgh Penguins' Regular-Season Injury Woes Will Help in the Playoffs

    Every team deals with injuries throughout the regular season, and every coach is forced to work with imperfect lineups from Day 1 of the preseason...

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  8. The 5 Most Frustrating Pittsburgh Penguins Prospects

    Since 2006, the Pittsburgh Penguins have only made a single first-round draft selection earlier than the 20th-overall pick...

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  9. Why Olli Maatta Is the Best Rookie Defenseman in the NHL

    Aside from goaltender, defenseman is the most nuanced position at the NHL level. That's not to say jumping into a No...

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  10. How Have the Newest Pittsburgh Penguins Adjusted Since Deadline?

    For the first time in a few seasons, the Pittsburgh Penguins didn't go nuts at the trade deadline. Instead of loading up on top-end players—think Jarome Iginla or Marian Hossa—general ...

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  11. Pittsburgh Penguins' 5 Biggest Questions in Final Month of 2013-14 Season

    We're down to the stretch run of the 2013-14 NHL season. The Pittsburgh Penguins have played 65 of their 82 contests and have amassed 92 points—good for the top spot in the Metropolitan Division...

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  12. Can the Pittsburgh Penguins Beat the Boston Bruins in a 7-Game Series?

    If the Pittsburgh Penguins are Superman, then the Boston Bruins are Doomsday. In the DC Universe, the super-villain was literally put together from scratch to be an unstoppable force that could not be contained in any prison or defeated by any man..

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  13. Did The Pittsburgh Penguins Improve at the NHL Trade Deadline?

    It's the quintessential question that every NHL team is asking right now: Did we improve enough at the deadline to achieve our goals? For the Pittsburgh Penguins , the finish line ...

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  14. Report Card for Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014 Trade Deadline Decisions

    The NHL trade deadline has come and gone, and the Pittsburgh Penguins were relatively quiet compared to how busy they were last year...

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  15. Potential Ryan Kesler Deal Ignores Pittsburgh Penguins' True Needs

    Unless you're just now returning from a self-imposed Internet fast, you know that the Pittsburgh Penguins are interested in Ryan Kesler of the Vancouver Canucks ...

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  16. Possible Trade Options for Pittsburgh Penguins

    The Pittsburgh Penguins are the best team in the Eastern Conference, according to their record. Take one glance at their growing injured reserve list, though, and you'll start to see a more complete picture...

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  17. Will Evgeni Malkin's Olympic Struggles Continue When NHL Returns?

    Russia didn't just lose at the 2014 Winter Olympics. It was embarrassed and outplayed during a tournament that had been seven years in the making...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 7 months ago 1,777 reads 3 comments

  18. What Should Pittsburgh Penguins' Priorities Be at the Trade Deadline?

    The 2014 Winter Olympics are in the rear-view mirror now, and the time has come to shift our focus back to the NHL . Since Feb. 7, the Pittsburgh Penguins haven't played a hockey game...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 7 months ago 5,670 reads 19 comments

  19. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from the Bronze-Medal Game

    What was supposed to be an outstanding game between two ultra-motivated teams turned into a whitewash in a matter of 11 seconds. The United States and Finland played to a 0-0 tie through the first period...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 7 months ago 5,238 reads 13 comments

  20. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from the Quarterfinals

    The quarterfinals of the 2014 Winter Olympics men's ice hockey tournament is in the books, and the host nation of Russia is no longer part of the tournament...

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  21. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from Day 5 of Men's Tournament

    The final day of preliminary play is in the books for the men's ice hockey tournament at the 2014 Winter Olympics, and intriguing storylines continue to emerge. Following a day four that saw T...

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  22. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from Day 3 of Men's Tournament

    Day three of the 2014 Winter Olympics men's ice hockey tournament is in the books, and we're still without a major upset...

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  23. Olympic Hockey 2014: Biggest Takeaways from Day 1 of Men's Tournament

    And on the fifth day of the 2014 Winter Olympics , we were given hockey—some outstanding hockey, at that...

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  24. Will Pittsburgh Penguins Spectacular Special Teams Hold Up in the Postseason?

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have been among the NHL 's leaders in power-play efficiency over the last three regular seasons. With a 25...

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  25. Pittsburgh Penguins' 5 Biggest Questions Ahead of the Olympic Break

    The NHL will take several weeks off starting this weekend due to the Winter Games taking place in Sochi ...

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