15 hrs ago
Tough, smart Cooke gets Penguins on move
Penguins left winger Matt Cooke made a conscious effort two years ago to change his game, to pare it down from mean and nasty to tough and smart.
18 hrs ago
Penguins rip Ottawa 6-2, move to conference finals
James Neal had a hat trick and the Penguins finished off the lifeless Ottawa Senators 6-2 on Friday night in Game 5 of the Eastern conference semifinals to take the best-of-seven series 4-1. Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin and Brenden Morrow also scored, and Tomas Vokoun made 29 saves as top-seeded Pittsburgh strolled to the next round.
Pens points: Lines from pre-game skate, Jussi Jokinen, Martin and more
A look at the Pittsburgh Penguins after their morning skate before Game 5? Things are looking better for Chris Kunitz than Brenden Morrow.
Thu May 23, 2013
NHL playoffs: Penguins' third-period outburst paces Game 4 win
Thoughts from May 22's Pittsburgh Penguins 7-3 victory in Game 4 over the Ottawa Senators.
Wed May 22, 2013
Erie Times News
Senators relish chance to tie series vs. Penguins
After a win in Game 3, the Ottawa Senators are confident they can tie their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Tue May 21, 2013
Jokinen could return to Penguins lineup in Game 4
If there's a silver lining to be found from the time Jussi Jokinen has spent scratched from the Penguins lineup, he figures the view from above might have provided insight into his opponent's tendencies in the faceoff circle.
Iginla, Bylsma discuss his power-play usage
The Penguins' practice didn't reveal lines, but a couple things became eminently clear: Jussi Jokinen will be back for Game 4 tomorrow.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Globe and Mail
For Iginla, the move to Pittsburgh has been a change for the better
Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Jarome Iginla sits on the bench during an NHL game against the New York Islanders in Pittsburgh, Saturday, March 30, 2013.
Thu May 16, 2013
Young Fan Stuns Parents With His Penguins Knowledge
Four-year-old Macin DeFazio is both player and announcer as he scores another goal in his Verona basement.
Penguins' Bylsma tasked with finding ice time for a team stacked with stars
So loaded that James Neal, Pittsburgh's pre-eminent sniper last season with 40 goals, was on the bench for both of the Penguins' power play goals against the Senators in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinal.
Tue May 14, 2013
Vokoun, Penguins shut out Isles for 3-2 series lead
The Pittsburgh Penguins made some changes in their lineup for Thursday's contest, and it worked out spectacularly for them.
Mon May 13, 2013
Reflecting on the Penguins/Islanders Series
The Old Barn was thirsty, and the young team was ready to give them something to cheer for.
The Miami Herald
Bergevin, Murray, Shero named GM award finalists
Montreal's Marc Bergevin, Bob Murray of Anaheim and Pittsburgh's Ray Shero have been named the finalists for the NHL's General Manager of the Year award.
Sun May 12, 2013
Ray Shero's moves should be rewarded
Sure, Ray Shero inherited a wealth of players, led by centers Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin , when he was hired as Penguins general manager in May 2006.
BC in the NHL Playoffs, May 11: Orpik Closes Out Islanders; AHL Playoffs
Only one Stanley Cup playoff hockey game took place on Saturday night, and a former Boston College Eagle was directly involved in the final outcome of not only that contest, but that series.
Sat May 11, 2013
Rethinking The Jussi Jokinen Trade
At the 2013 trade deadline, the Carolina Hurricanes did something they had to do.
Pens aim to eliminate Isles in Game 6
A switch in net helped give the top-seeded Pittsburgh Penguins an edge in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, and they'll try to end the series when they visit the New York Islanders for Saturday's Game 6 at Nassau Coliseum.
Thu May 09, 2013
Pens To Call Upon Tyler Kennedy & Joe Vitale For Game 5? Despres Too?
During Pittsburgh's Thursday morning skate, Sam Kasan of the teams' official website reported that their lines looked as follows: After deeming Tomas Vokoun the lead man in net for Thursday's matchup - it looks as though head coach Dan Bylsma isn't done making changes.
On Game 5: Vokoun hopes to help, but others need to step up
Naturally, every game in a seven game series has increasing importance but given the goalie change in Pittsburgh tonight could make or break the Pittsburgh Penguins confidence and ultimately could be the deciding factor of their season.
Wed May 08, 2013
Biggest Takeaways from Tuesday's NHL Playoff Action
As the second week of the NHL 's 2013 playoffs began, we witnessed goaltending drama galore, an underdog that won't quit and our first team to advance to its conference semifinals.