1. MLB Trade Speculation: Could the Pittsburgh Pirates Actually Land Hunter Pence?

    Whether it is possible or not, the Hunter Pence to the Pittsburgh Pirates speculation is hitting high gear. The Pirates are in the race for the NL Central division title and have certain needs/wants prior to the non-waiver trade deadline...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about almost 3 years ago 1,131 reads 10 comments

  2. NHL Video: The Top 25 Announcer Calls in Hockey History

    You probably already know that hockey is the most dramatic, lively sport in the world. Hockey fans are some of the most dedicated, passionate fans of any fans in the world. When this topic floated across my email, I jumped at the chance...

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  3. Pittsburgh Penguins: 2011 Prospect Development Camp Scrimmage Recap Notes

    PITTSBURGH, PA, July 16, 2011 - The official Penguins Twitter account ( @pghpenguins ) estimated the a crowd of more than 5,000 for the final event of the 2011 Prospect Development Camp ...

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  4. Pittsburgh Penguins: Can Simon Despres Beat out Matt Niskanen and Make the Team?

    On Saturday, July 16, the Penguins conclude their 2011 prospect development camp with a team scrimmage open to the public at Consol Energy Center. One of the focal points for many fans in attendance will be blossoming young defenseman Simon Despres...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about almost 3 years ago 1,494 reads 10 comments

  5. Pittsburgh Pirates: First Place Feels Like Christmas in July

    The actual standings may change by the time some of you read this, but it will not cheapen the passion behind it. To be able to say that the Pittsburgh Pirates are in first place (even if tied) in the middle of July is nearly indescribable...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about almost 3 years ago 1,221 reads 9 comments

  6. MLB Trade Speculation 2011: Profiling the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6 Best Prospects

    As we approach the end of the month of July, the MLB trade rumors and speculation starts to kick up. For those that follow the NL Central, there could be a lot of noise made over the next few weeks since there is a logjam at the top of the standings...

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  7. NHL Free Agents 2012: Which Pittsburgh Penguin Free Agents Stay and Go?

    For all intents and purposes, the Pittsburgh Penguins are done with the Free Agency period for 2011. The guys you see or do not see on the roster, make up the version of the team for the upcoming season...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about almost 3 years ago 4,565 reads 26 comments

  8. NHL Free Agent Rumors: 7 Teams Itching to Land Chris Drury

    On June 29, 2011, the New York Rangers finalized a buyout deal with Captain Chris Drury . The buyout affected the final season of a disastrous five-year, over $35 million contract with the Blue Shirts...

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  9. Pittsburgh Pirates: Sending Pedro Alvarez a Message by Optioning Him to AAA

    Lost in the hoopla of the Pittsburgh Pirates finishing the All-Star Break above .500 for the first time since 1992, is the continuing Pedro Alvarez saga...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,138 reads 13 comments

  10. Pittsburgh Penguins: 10 Players to Watch at the 2011 Prospect Development Camp

    From July 11-16, the Penguins will host some of the players they hope will fill their rosters of tomorrow. For the first time, the Penguins annual camp will take place at the CONSOL Energy Center in Pittsburgh...

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  11. Pittsburgh Penguins: Is Evgeni Malkin Better off at Center or Wing?

    A few days back I published an article where I discussed the reasons that I think Evgeni Malkin, not Sidney Crosby , will be the key to the Pittsburgh Penguins 2011-12 season...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,405 reads 41 comments

  12. Steven Stamkos: Can Tampa Bay Lightning Really Afford To Keep Their Young Star?

    Somebody put the Steven Stamkos Watch on the board please. We are now heading into the sixth day of free agency and a contract for the young dynamo has not been put to paper yet...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,041 reads 5 comments

  13. Jaromir Jagr: 5 Reasons the Pittsburgh Penguins Are Better Off Without Him

    Jagr Watch came to an end early on Friday, July 1st. Living in Pittsburgh, I can say without a doubt that the only thing that had more people talking in the past year was the Pittsburgh Steelers making it to the Super Bowl...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,586 reads 28 comments

  14. Pittsburgh Penguins: Does Losing Max Talbot and Mike Rupp Make Them Too Soft?

    Free Agency was not particularly kind to the Penguins this season. Realistically though, that is to be expected. When you spend time near the top, the other teams are going to want to poach from your success...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,636 reads 27 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Pirates: 10 Reasons To Care About the Rest of the 2011 Season

    It has been a long time since the Pittsburgh Pirates and their fans could say the team was closer to the top of the NL Central Division standings then it was to the bottom. But here we are...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 1,003 reads 42 comments

  16. Pittsburgh Penguins: Evgeni Malkin Key to 2011-2012 Season without Jaromir Jagr

    NHL free agency went live at 12:00 PM Eastern Time July 1st, and despite all the hubbub over the past few weeks, Jaromir Jagr did not sign with the Pittsburgh Penguins . In fact, GM Ray Shero removed the offer from the table...

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  17. NHL Free Agency 2011: The One Free Agent Piece That Puts Every Team over the Top

    The NHL offseason is only a few weeks old. For those diehards in every NHL city and the spaces between, the wait for the 2011-2012 season has seemed like counting seconds between Feb...

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  18. 2011 NHL Draft: Pittsburgh Penguins Draft Recap and Profiles

    After much hype and expectation, the 2011 NHL Entry Draft is over. Some trades were made, but nothing reaching the level of the over-abundant rumors that have floated around for the past few weeks...

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  19. 2011 NHL Draft: Grading the Pittsburgh Penguins First-Round Pick Joseph Morrow

    The Pittsburgh Penguins were on the clock late Friday night in St. Paul, Minnesota. Soon they would make their first-round selection. Options were plentiful...

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  20. NHL Draft 2011: Power Ranking the Pittsburgh Penguins Best Picks from 1991-2010

    The NHL Draft will take place June 24th and 25th in Minnesota . Much of the emphasis for the current day Pittsburgh Penguins will be to (hopefully) upgrade the system's depth on the wings...

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  21. Sidney Crosby vs. Mario Lemieux: Who's the Better All-Around Player?

    The Boston Bruins won the Stanley Cup, there is still another week before the NHL Draft and even more time until free agency begins. This can be a boring time for hockey fans...

    Ernest Hindman Written by Ernest Hindman about 3 years ago 2,991 reads 38 comments

  22. NHL Mock Draft: 7 Picks the Pittsburgh Penguins Would Love in the First Round

    When the NHL Entry Draft gets underway from Saint Paul, MN on June 24th, the Pittsburgh Penguins will have to wait a while before they get to make their selection...

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  23. Pittsburgh Penguins: Should They Bargain or Go Bold in Free Agency?

    NHL free agency begins July 1, and the Pittsburgh Penguins have a clear idea of where they need to spend money this year: forwards, most notably on the wings...

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  24. NHL Trade Rumors: 10 Fantasy Trades That Work for Both Teams

    With three games of the Stanley Cup Finals in the bag, it is hard for anyone without a direct interest in the series not to turn their eyes towards the near future. Coming up soon, we have the NHL Entry Draft June 24 and 25 in St...

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  25. Plaxico Burress: A List of His Top 10 Games by Receiving Yards

    On June 6, 2011, Plaxico Burress is set to be released from prison. He has served just shy of two years due to the possession and discharge of an unregistered handgun in a Manhattan night club...

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