4 hrs ago
Pirates Notebook: McCutchen's statistics on sharp rise in May
McCutchen is hitting .342 this month with a .410 on-base percentage and .547 slugging percentage.
14 hrs ago
The Jackson Sun
Pirates' Brandon Inge rockin full Penguins hockey gear
The Pittsburgh Pirates are wearing Penguins hockey jerseys on their road trip to Milwaukee and Detroit that begins with a flight tonight, but infielder Brandon Inge might have trouble getting through airport security.
Wed May 22, 2013
NHL Conflict of Interest? - Game 3 Referee Coached Mario Lemieux's Daughter
Stephen Walkom, one of the referees in the Ottawa-Pittsburgh game 3 debacle, used to coach minor hockey in the Pittsburgh area.
Who is that Bearded Politician?
If you have ever been in my office, both in my home district or in the State Capitol, the collection of photos, bobble heads and memorabilia has probably tipped you off to my love for the Pittsburgh Penguins .
Fri May 17, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Crosby puts on a show in Penguins win over Senators
The Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby celebrates with Pascal Dupuis as Ottawa Senators goalie Craig Anderson reacts to Crosby's second goal of the first period in Pittsburgh Friday night.
Thu May 16, 2013
The village where the Penguins live
Pittsburgh is the largest city within Allegheny County, Pa., a larger area with an estimated population of 1.2 million according to the 2011 census in America.
Tue May 14, 2013
Crosby, Harding, McQuaid named Masterton finalists
Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby, Minnesota Wild goaltender Josh Harding and Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid have been named the finalists for the Bill Masterton Trophy for perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to hockey.
Penguins captain Sidney Crosby feeling, seeing better
The Stanley Cup playoffs, it is said, are all about adjustments, and Sidney Crosby made a pretty significant one in Game 5 of the Penguins' first-round playoff series.
Mon May 13, 2013
Penguins notebook: Bylsma reveals very little on lines, goalie for Game 1
Penguins goaltender Tomas Vokoun is 2-0 with a .957 save percentage through the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Kane faces Crosby in Play of the Year Showdown
The first round of TSN.ca's 2013 Play of the Year Showdown keeps cooking with two fantastic entries from some very talented, passionate players.
Colin Dunlap: Melnyk Should Make Pittsburgh Proud Of Lemieux, Burkle
Other than that, he's got this Al Davis bit down. He's brash, braggadocios and appears to enjoy saying ridiculous things that - whether calculated or not - shift a portion of the focus from the players to him.
Sun May 12, 2013
The 6 Most Valuable Locker-Room Leaders in 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs
Some players in the NHL just have that special leadership trait. You'll hear scouts talk about young skaters having "intangibles" leading up to drafts.
Sat May 11, 2013
South China Morning Post
Mega Ice Hockey 5s tournament draws former NHL pros to Kowloon
Kenji Fujimoto was accepted into Kim Jong-il's inner circle during a 13-year stint serving North Korea's first family.
Game six preview: Penguins at Islanders
As the only game on the NHL schedule for the night, the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking to end the season of the New York Islanders tonight on Long Island in game six.
Fri May 10, 2013
Colin Dunlap: Where Were You When Sid Did What He Did?
Or am I just someone who is excited; someone caught up in the crowd going crazy and a goal scorer scoring a goal.
Crosby named finalist for NHL's Hart Trophy
Hockey's two biggest names have been nominated for the Hart Trophy, awarded to the NHL's most valuable player in the regular season.
Crosby delivers as Penguins take command
A northern California region marked by towering redwood trees and mountains rising out of the Pacific is the focus of an intensive search for a suspect in the shooting deaths of his wife and two young daughters.
Thu May 09, 2013
Penguins take control with shutout win in Game 5
Tomas Vokoun had forgotten what it was like to start in the playoffs. Tyler Kennedy wondered if he'd ever get the chance again.
(Pre)Game5LOG: Is Fleury finished? And how this isn't on Malkin (or Crosby).
A gray, and potentially rainy Thursday in our fine 'Burgh, and what pressure the Penguins face this evening for Game 5 of a Round 1 Stanley Cup playoff series that is tied, 2-2. = EARLY, EARLY word is that Game 6, Saturday at Nassau Coliseum, is likely to be played late in the afternoon, perhaps during the 4 p.m. hour.
Bryan Trottier: A Champion and a Career Penguin
The previously unknown center rose from the shadows to become an unsung hero for Pittsburgh's back-to-back Stanley Cup winners in the early 1990s.