Ron Cook: NHL fails to police its game properly
It was bad enough the Penguins played the Columbus Blue Jackets Monday night without injured Paul Martin, Rob Scuderi, Tanner Glass and Beau Bennett.
Game Preview #30 - Walking Wounded in Pittsburgh
December 9, 2013 - 7:30 pm EST Consol Enegery Center - Pittsburgh, PA Radio - WBNS 97.1 - TV - NBC Sports Network Opponent's Blog: PensBurgh SBN's Penguins vs Blue Jackets coverage Well, this is going to be interesting.
Pens recall defenseman Brian Dumoulin
Due to the injury to Brooks Orpik, the Pens have called up prospect defenseman Brian Dumoulin for his NHL debut.
Pens put Orpik on IR
Orpik, 33, was hurt during an ugly incident against Boston on Saturday when he was jumped by Bruins forward Shawn Thornton .
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Shawn Thornton Takes Out Brooks Orpik with Classless Hit
The bitterness that has built up between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Boston Bruins has reached an all-time high.
Game 29 preview: Penguins at Bruins
Good morning from TD Garden, where the Bruins will play for the last time before starting a four-game road swing.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Most Disappointing Pittsburgh Penguins So Far in 2013-14
As the team looks to add to its current five-game winning streak, its fifth winning streak of at least three games already, let's take a look at the most disappointing Pittsburgh Penguin so far this season.
Pittsburgh Penguins Injury Update
The Penguins announce that Evgeni Malkin and Pascal Dupuis are out for tomorrow's game in Boston.
Pens' Depth Has Been Saving Grace
Dec 5, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Jayson Megna reacts after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the second period at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Predicting Which Pittsburgh Penguins Will Play in 2014 Winter Olympics
The Pittsburgh Penguins are a loaded and deep team that could send as many as nine players to the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi.
Simon Despres Is Good at Hockey, so Play Him and Pay Him
Despres can play. Duh. It's time the Penguins took an Olli Maatta approach to his contract and keep him in Pittsburgh for good.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Penguins notebook: Creativity key to power play success
Special teams success in the NHL is cyclical, and even sending out a breathtaking collection of talents on the power play doesn't guarantee a team will score consistently with the man-advantage.
How Pittsburgh Penguins' Blue Line Has Delivered Despite Injuries
At first glance, it appears that Pittsburgh's ability to continue to win hockey games despite missing key components on the back end is a small hockey miracle, but in reality, it's a testament to the depth that Because of that depth, Pittsburgh has not only managed to remain afloat in the Eastern Conference and Metropolitan Division, but they're on ... (more)
Pittsburgh Penguins' 5 Most Pleasant Surprises in 2013-14
As the Pittsburgh Penguins begin the month of December, they can look back on a successful start to the 2013-14 season and the fortunate surprises that helped the team climb to the top of the Metropolitan Division where it sits today.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Penguins notebook: Penalty-kill doesn't miss a beat with fill-ins
In recent weeks, no part of the team has been hit as hard as the penalty-killing unit, which has lost defensemen Rob Scuderi and Paul Martin and left winger Tanner Glass.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
No panic over run of significant injuries
Maybe it's because the Penguins aren't struggling. After all, they have been at or near the top of the Eastern Conference and Metropolitan Division much of this season.
What Will The Pens' Do With Simon Despres?
April 17, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Simon Despres skates up ice with the puck against the Montreal Canadiens during the third period at the CONSOL Energy Center.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Fleury bounces back fast
After getting pulled for the first time this season in the previous game, Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury had help from many people in bouncing back.
Should The Pens' Move Letang To Forward?
Nov 23, 2013; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang before the game against Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Pens Points Friday: Lightning Game Day
Pens survive Leafs, but questions remain. Is Despres going to stick around for a while? Bryzgalov gets shutout in first start.