NHL Hockey: Penguins’ Vokoun shuts out Rangers
Tomas Vokoun and the rest of the Penguins have Madison Square Garden figured out. Now they just have to find their comfort zone back home in Pittsburgh. Vokoun stopped 28 shots for his 49th NHL shutout, and the Penguins scored on the first shot of the first and third periods in a 3-0 victory over the New York Rangers last night.
NHL Hockey: Crosby, Malkin lead Pens to shootout win
The Penguins didn’t look like great — until Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin did their thing in the shootout. Crosby and Malkin made pretty moves to beat Craig Anderson in the shootout and give Pittsburgh a 2-1 victory against the Ottawa Senators yesterday.
NHL Hockey: Neal, Malkin lead Pens past Rangers
James Neal scored twice, Evgeni Malkin assisted on three Pittsburgh goals, and the Penguins chased reigning Vezina Trophy winner Henrik Lundqvist from the net in the second period of a 6-3 victory over the Rangers in New York’s home opener last night.
Hockey in Pittsburgh: Energetic Pens hit the ice running
Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma was in the midst of a little speech during his first day at his normal job in eight months when his players stopped suddenly and raised their sticks in the air.
Pittsburgh Pay Day: Pens sign Sidney Crosby to $104 million contract
Sidney Crosby wants to be a Pittsburgh Penguin "forever." For the moment he'll have to settle for the next 13 years. The Penguins and their superstar center agreed to a 12-year, $104.4 million contract Thursday that will keep Sid the Kid in a black sweater until he's Sid the Old Man.
Penguins, UPMC plan sports, medicine complex in Cranberry
The Pittsburgh Penguins are teaming up with the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center to establish a sports medicine and practice facility in the suburbs. The team and the region’s dominant hospital network hope to open the facility in Cranberry Township, about 20 miles north of the city, in the summer of 2014, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported yesterday.
Penguins deal C Jordan Staal to Hurricanes
Jordan Staal wanted a family reunion, and the Pittsburgh Penguins obliged. The Penguins traded the talented center to the Carolina Hurricanes for two players and Carolina’s first-round pick in the NHL draft on Friday night.
McCaffery: Flyers finish off Pens in series that might have ended too soon
The "Na-Na, Hey-Hey, Goodbye" sing-song had given way to a roaring exhale Sunday, with 20,127 in the Wells Fargo Center desperate to see the Flyers-Penguins series end. Some day, maybe soon, they will wonder why they were in such a rush.
Fleury stonewalls Flyers to send series back to Philly
The Flyers waited until the third period Friday night to give it their best shot against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and just when they least expected or wanted him to, Marc-Andre Fleury turned the Flyers away. Again and again and again.
Ron Cook: Crosby lets his play serve as answer to his critics
That was a really nice gesture Wednesday by Philadelphia Flyers forward Max Talbot, rushing to the defense of Penguins star Sidney Crosby after the Philadelphia Daily News put out a cover sheet that was more juvenile and embarrassing to the newspaper profession than it was humorous or hurtful to Crosby.
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