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Penguins Streit-en Up, Beat Bolts

647640042_slide Call me a “Nervous Nellie.” But when Tampa Bay rookie Adam Erne cruised down the slot unmolested and hammered the puck past Penguins goalie Matt Murray to break a scoreless tie early in the second period last night, I looked to the heavens and thought, here we go again. After all, our guys haven’t exactly been lighting it up lately. Thank go [...]

Penguins Update: Whatever Happened to The HBK Line?

PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 02:  Carl Hagelin #62 of the Pittsburgh Penguins celebrates his second-period goal against Braden Holtby #70 of the Washington Capitals in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Second Round during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Consol Energy Center on May 2, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) It was right around this time last season when the Penguins received a divine bit of inspiration, wrapped in the guise of a devastating injury. Remember? March 11, 2016 at Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Evgeni Malkin was checked awkwardly into the end boards during second-period action by Blue Jackets bruiser Dalton Prout and came away favorin [...]

Are the Penguins a Tired Hockey Team?

645413342_slide I don’t have much to go on other than the eye test. Which we all know, hardly qualifies as an exact science. And I truly hate to be the harbinger of bad news. Especially when it concerns our Penguins. But it seems to me we’re a tired hockey team. Thinking back to last season’s incendiary second half, I remember two games in particular where [...]

Penguins, Fans Play a Waiting Game

PC_140606_098i5_jim_rutherford_sn635-450x252 I don’t know about you. But as a die-hard Penguins fan and professed hockey nut, there’s something about this time of year that keeps my adrenalin pumping and senses tingling. With the NHL trade deadline just around the corner, I’m constantly scanning news wires and websites for updates. Right now, I’m poised on the edge of my seat. I blame [...]

Penguins Put the Ugh in Winning Ugly

643568902_slide In the late 19th Century, Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson wrote a popular novelette titled The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Dr. Jekyll, on the surface an upstanding citizen in every way, secretly concocts a potion meant to enhance his goodness. However, upon consuming the elixir, his inner demons are unleashed and he transf [...]

Penguins Update: Never, Never on a Sunday

642969274_slide According to the Holy Bible, Sunday is a day of rest. It appears our Pittsburgh Penguins heeded that time-honored spiritual truth yesterday afternoon at PPG Paints Arena. While the Detroit Red Wings came ready to play—the black and gold appeared to take the day off en route to a dismal 5-2 defeat. “They outcompeted us,” said Pens forward Tom [...]


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