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18 hrs ago | PittsburghLive.com

Marshall: Metrics point to Crosby busting goal slump.

Note from Rossi: Jesse Marshall, a local hockey blogger, has agreed to share his unique brand of analytical insight on this blog.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby, NHL Players, Olli Maatta, Marc-Andre Fleury, Evgeni Malkin

22 hrs ago | Boston.com

Who is the NHL's Dirtiest Player?

A lifetime goaltender, Jerard Fagerberg has warmed benches from Boston to Bangkok.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Boston Bruins, Matt Cooke, NHL Players, Pittsburgh Penguins, John Scott

Yesterday | The Miami Herald

Penguins come back for 4-3 win over Blue Jackets in Game 3

Myles Chefetz does a tasting in the kitchen at Prime Fish with chef Todd Zimmer, April 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Olli Maatta, Paul Martin, Brandon Sutter, Marc-Andre Fleury, NHL Players

Yesterday | PittsburghLive.com

Morning Java: Pittsburgh 2, Ohio 0

Blogginess from the scene: Coincidence or not, Evgeni Malkin and James Neal got going after a shift in which Joe Vitale gave them a hard forecheck.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, James Neal, Mario Lemieux, Matt Cooke, Joe Vitale, NHL Players

Yesterday | Northern Michigan News

NHL Capsules

Brandon Sutter, Lee Stempniak and Jussi Jokinen scored in a span of 2:13 of the third period to revive the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 4-3 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Brandon Sutter, NHL Players, Jussi Jokinen, NHL Atlantic Division, Marc-Andre Fleury

Mon Apr 21, 2014

KTVN Reno

Fleury, 3-goal flurry lead Pens past Jackets, 4-3

A man who has accused "X-Men" director Bryan Singer of sexually abusing him when he was a teen has also sued a former TV programming executive and two other industry figures.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby, Jussi Jokinen, Brandon Sutter, Marc-Andre Fleury, NHL Players

Pens Labyrinth

Pens Steal 4-3 Victory Over Columbus to Take 2-1 Series Lead

Apr 21, 2014; Columbus, OH, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik celebrates a goal against the Columbus Blue Jackets during the second period in game three of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nationwide Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Chris Kunitz, Paul Martin, NHL Players, Brandon Sutter, Evgeni Malkin

WPXI

Rossi: Lack of time together showing for Penguins' defense

The Penguins' top six defensemen have combined to play 387 postseason games. That seems like an advantage while playing the Columbus Blue Jackets in the Stanley Cup playoffs.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Olli Maatta, Paul Martin, Marc-Andre Fleury, NHL Players

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Miami Herald

Ron Cook: This one loss about as bad as they come for Penguins

It's just one game. Keep telling yourself that. It will ease your pain. As former great Penguins coach Badger Bob Johnson said famously years ago as he held up three fingers, "You can lose three games and still win the series."

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Paul Martin, Craig Adams, Marc-Andre Fleury, NHL Players

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Gene Collier: Dan Bylsma makes his own power play

That search for things the Penguins can improve on from Game 1 to Game 2 in this playoff series with the Columbus Blue Jackets did not exactly require assistance from trained special ops among the local authorities.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby, Beau Bennett, Mark Eaton, NHL Players, Evgeni Malkin

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Post-gazette.com

Nastiness missing from Penguins-Blue Jackets, at least for the moment

It likely would be different -- a lot different -- if the guy wearing No. 19 was, say, Scott Hartnell instead of Ryan Johansen.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Sidney Crosby, Jussi Jokinen, Tanner Glass, NHL Players

The Times-Tribune

WBS Penguins: Division title still up for grabs

The Penguins and Binghamton Senators come into the game tied for first place in the East Division with 92 points.

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Related Topix: Sports, Zach Sill, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Guillaume Lefebvre, NHL Players

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NBC Chicago

First Round Matchups: Backes vs. Toews

MARCH 1: Jonathan Toews #19 of the Chicago Blackhawks in the third period against the Pittsburgh Penguins at the 2014 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game at Soldier Field on March 1, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Chicago Blackhawks, NHL Central Division, Jonathan Toews, NHL Players, Brandon Saad, Pittsburgh Penguins

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Blackhhawk up

2014 NHL Playoff Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury makes a save on Columbus Blue Jackets center Artem Anisimov at Nationwide Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, R.J. Umberger, NHL Players, Sidney Crosby, Marc-Andre Fleury, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division

BC Interruption

NHL Playoffs 2014: Boston College Alumni in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

This is a pretty weak series for BC connections. Tommy Cross plays for the Providence Bruins, while rising sophomore Ryan Fitzgerald is a Bruins pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, Ryan Fitzgerald, NHL Players, Brian Gibbons, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Chuck Kobasew

MSNBC

Pressing question: How much pressure is on the Pens?

The lack of wins over quality opponents - neither the Sens nor Isles are in the playoffs this year - speaks to a larger issue facing the entire Penguins organization, prior to what could be the most important postseason in franchise history: There was running into the Halak wall in 2010.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Mario Lemieux, Tomas Vokoun, Marc-Andre Fleury, NHL Players

Tampa Bay Online

Fennelly: All eyes on Stamkos as another test awaits

In 2011, in his first shift in his first game in his first NHL playoff season, Lightning center Steven Stamkos found himself airborne, horizontal, as Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Brooks Orpik crunched him into the boards.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Eastern Conference, NHL Hockey, Tampa Bay Lightning, Steven Stamkos, NHL Players, Pittsburgh Penguins, NHL Atlantic Division

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Sports Network

Stanley Cup Playoff Preview - Pittsburgh vs. Columbus

Pittsburgh cruised to a division title this season, taking the Metropolitan with 109 points -- 13 more than the second-place New York Rangers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Rob Scuderi, Chris Kunitz, Olli Maatta, Paul Martin, NHL Players

Pensburgh

Get to Know a Blue Jacket: Ryan Johansen

For part of our preview of the Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets series, we profile a couple of important but perhaps lesser known players that may be the difference between winning and losing.

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Related Topix: Sports, R.J. Umberger, NHL Players, NHL Hockey, Pittsburgh Penguins, Paul Martin, Columbus Blue Jackets, NHL Central Division

BleacherReport

NHL Playoff Odds 2014: Handicapping Every Team's Championship Hopes

Spring means playoff hockey, and this year's battle for the Stanley Cup is going to be grueling, especially in the Western Conference, where six teams finished with 100 points or more.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, NHL Western Conference, NHL Eastern Conference, Chicago Blackhawks, Duncan Keith, NHL Players, Anaheim Ducks

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