Our choices for NHL awards
Perhaps because it is expected with a player of his stature and skill, Sidney Crosby posted the NHL's third 100-point season since 2010, and even the most hardcore hockey observers did little more than shrug their shoulders.
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Thursday Apr 17
Stanley Cup playoffs: Have the Penguins finally balanced their lines?
In the regular season, the Pittsburgh Penguins used two productive lines and the league's best power play to outrun an overall 5-on-5 game that was squarely in the middle of the pack.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Crosby ready to seize another opportunity with Penguins in playoffs
Sidney Crosby won his first Stanley Cup and at age 21 and his first of two Olympic gold medals at 22. This season, he led the Pittsburgh Penguins to a division title, won the scoring race and is favoured to be the NHL's most valuable player.
The Chronicle Herald
Crosby ready for the challenge
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby prepares to take a faceoff against the Philadelphia Flyers in Pittsburgh on Saturday.
Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Columbus Blue Jackets
The Pittsburgh Penguins begin another post-season as Eastern Conference power-houses, taking on a Columbus Blue Jackets squad that is in the post-season for the second time in franchise history.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Ron Cook: Playoffs mean it's gut-check time for all Penguins
Finally, it's playoff time, and just about everybody in hockey thinks the pressure is on the Penguins, more than any other NHL club.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
On the Penguins: Before we move on ...
Long before the first drill of training camp in September, it was generally accepted that the success of the Penguins' 2013-14 season could not -- indeed, should not -- be judged before the playoffs.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Duhatschek: How the major NHL trophy races should unfold
Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburg Penguins warms up before the NHL hockey game between the Pittsburg Penguins and the Toronto Maple Leafs at the ACC in Toronto, Ontario on Oct. 26, 2013.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Ron Cook: With much of the lineup back, playoffs should be a fun ride
The Penguins have become a mediocre hockey club, 11-9-2 since the Olympic break, including their 4-3 shootout home win Wednesday night against the Detroit Red Wings.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Penguins beat Avalanche in shootout, 3-2
DENVER The Penguins earned one of their least significant, but most satisfying, victories of the season tonight, defeating Colorado, 3-2, in a shootout at the Pepsi Center.
Jokinen, Maatta Out With Upper-Body Injuries
Forward Jussi Jokinen and rookie defenseman Olli Maatta both sat out the team's 4-0 loss at Minnesota Saturday with upper-body injuries.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Penguins preview: 4/5 at Wild
After defeating the Winnipeg Jets, the Penguins look to remain undefeated on their current road trip in Minnesota against the Wild.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Jets not ready to throw in towel
Sidney Crosby is the eighth player in NHL history with five 100-point seasons before his 27th birthday.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Lullabies and Paralyzed. Hurricanes 4, Penguins 1
The Pittsburgh Penguins were retreating down ice and retrieving another puck somewhere into the second shift of a listless power play late in the second period on Tuesday.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Penguins continue to get healthier
"I would like to play [tonight], but I don't think that's going to happen," the injured defenseman said of the game against Carolina at Consol Energy Center.
A trip around the Metropolitan Division: March 31
The Penguins became the second team in the conference to punch their postseason ticket.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Game Preview: Chicago Blackhawks Face Pittsburgh Penguins in Star Studded Matchup
Mar 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby battles for position with Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews during the third period in a Stadium Series hockey game at Soldier Field.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Penguins clinch playoff spot with win over Blue Jackets
Chris Kunitz and Beau Bennett scored goals 47 seconds apart midway through the third period and Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves and the Pittsburgh Penguins clinched a playoff spot with a 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Friday night.
Penguins F Goc hurts foot, sidelined three weeks
Did the Pittsburgh Penguins collectively walk under a ladder or break a mirror? Did a black cat cross the team bus' path? Whatever the issue, the Pens are getting absolutely no luck when it comes to staying healthy.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Stock Up, Stock Down for Pittsburgh Penguins' Top Stars
Hockey analysts and fans are fond of saying, "It's not how you're playing in the fall but rather how you're playing in the spring that matters."