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On the Forecheck
James Neal Season Preview: Trigger Man
When the Predators aquired James Neal you could hear a collective gasp resonating through the hockey world. Nashville traded for a goal scorer.
NHL Is A Better League With A Healthy Sidney Crosby
"Sid the Kid" came into the league as the "Next One" and an heir apparent to Wayne Gretzky in 2005; he has not only lived up to the hype, but in many ways exceeded it. The only thing that has kept Crosby down is his unfortunate run of injuries, something that is hopefully behind him.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Crosby: Pens must 'find a way to get over that hump'
While just about every team gives lip service to their quest for Stanley Cups, there are generally only a select few who can look at a season as "championship or bust." The Pittsburgh Penguins have been in that group for some time, so maybe it makes sense that they canned Dan Bylsma and Ray Shero after a second-round exit.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
5 Must-See Games for the Washington Capitals in the 2014-15 Season
The Washington Capitals are a team looking to return back to form after missing the playoffs for the first time in six seasons. A number of upgrades on a defense, a new coach and the return of a high-powered offense should help the Caps return to the postseason in 2014.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
5 Pittsburgh Penguins Poised for Breakout Seasons in 2014-15
The Pittsburgh Penguins have a valuable mix of veteran stars and promising young talent heading into the 2014-15 NHL season. Thanks to general manager Jim Rutherford and his productive offseason, it will be exciting to see how dominant this team could be in the regular season and beyond.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Pittsburgh Penguins: Buffalo Sabres Opponent Outlook
May 13, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma hands a new stick to left wing Chris Kunitz against the New York Rangers during the third period in game seven of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center. The Rangers won the game 2-1 and took the series 4 games to 3. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Moving to the Metropolitan Division outlining the opponents on the Buffalo Sabres schedule, our first stop in the Metro Division is the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Sidney Crosby hurt his wrist vs. St. Louis Blues
The Penguins star hurt his wrist on 3/23 and it bothered him through the rest of the spring. He's 100% now.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Top 5 Pittsburgh Penguins Training Camp Battles to Watch in 2014
For the fanbase of the Pittsburgh Penguins , the agonizing feeling of knowing how close your club has come to hoisting the Stanley Cup for the fourth time but watching it slip away postseason after postseason is absolutely frustrating to say the least. It was even more an annoyance because seemingly nothing was done to fix the problem until this summer.
Tue Sep 02, 2014
Five reasons the Penguins will be better in 2014
Out are Dan Bylsma and Ray Shero, as well as about a half-dozen players including fan favorites Brooks Orpik, Matt Niskanen, James Neal and Jussi Jokinen.
Evgeni Malkin Leaving For Russia?
Jan 25, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin skates in warm-ups prior to the game against the Dallas Stars at the American Airlines Center.
Evgeni Malkin To Reclaim Elite Form With Roster Shake-Up
April 9, 2013; Raleigh, NC, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin looks on from the bench against the Carolina Hurricanes at the PNC Center.
Too Many Men On The Site
2014-15 NHL season preview: Pittsburgh Penguins
Oct 12, 2013; Tampa, FL, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby waits for a faceoff against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Tampa Bay Times Forum.
The Hockey News tabs Bylsma as best potential replacement coach
The bad news for former Pittsburgh Penguins head coach Dan Bylsma is that he found himself without a job once the smoke cleared from the NHL coaching carousel.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Too Many Men On The Site
RUMOR: Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin Could Join KHL
The NHL season hasn't started and we already have a rumor. Earlier today it was reported that the president of the KHL Alex Medvedev has hinted that Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin could go home and join the KHL.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Evgeni Malkin Sings Russian Song With Alex Ovechkin
Apr 28, 2014; Columbus, OH, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin carries the puck out of the back of the defensive zone against the Columbus Blue Jackets in game six of the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nationwide Arena.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Jim Rutherford Under Pressure As Pittsburgh Penguins' Season Looms
May 7, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Brandon Sutter celebrates scoring a goal against the New York Rangers during the second period in game four of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Pittsburgh Penguins Players with Best Chance to Win a League Award in 2014-15
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby cleaned house at the 2014 NHL Awards in Las Vegas back in June, taking home three of the most coveted awards the league can hand out to a player.
Mile High Sticking
Metropolitan Division Notes: Devils Captain, Niklas Backstrom, Michael Raffl
May 13, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin skates with the puck against the New York Rangers during the third period in game seven of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Mike Johnston To Experiment Playing Pascal Dupuis With Evgeni Malkin
Mar 22, 2014; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin reacts after scoring a goal against the Tampa Bay Lightning during the third period at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Predicting Every NHL Team's Top Scorer in the 2014-15 Season
From year to year, you can almost guarantee certain NHL players will lead their teams in scoring: Alex Ovechkin, Phil Kessel and anyone named Sedin is very likely going to finish with the most points on their respective teams.