Tag Archive: Pittsburgh Penguins

Mar 18

Bruins win 10th in a row, deal blow to Devils’ chances

Boston Bruins v New Jersey Devils

The Boston Bruins face a final month that may challenge their current place as the clear top team in the East, but they kept rolling against a far more desperate team on Tuesday. By beating the desperate New Jersey Devils decisively with a 4-2 score, Boston is now on a 10-game winning streak while their …

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Dec 16

Gabs Weekly Top Ten : Week of December 16th


1. Chicago Blackhawks (24-7-5) LW – 1 Still scoring the most goals out of any team in the league, but they are letting in way to many which seems to be the scenario for them this season. With Corey Crawford out for the foreseeable future Raanta or the newly acquired LaBarbera will need to fill …

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Nov 12

Gabs Weekly Top Ten Power Rankings


Gabs Weekly Top Ten Power Rankings Tuesday November 12th 2013 1. Anaheim Ducks – (15-3-1) The Anaheim Ducks are winners of their last 5, meaning they have yet to lose in the month of November, allowing no more than two goals in that span. Their next three games are against Florida, the Stamkos-less Tampa Bay …

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Jun 15

Puck Daddy: Sidney Crosby wins most outstanding player, second Ted Lindsay Award

Pittsburgh Penguins v Toronto Maple Leafs

Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins won the 2012-13 Ted Lindsay Award, presented annually to the ?Most Outstanding Player? in the NHL, as voted by fellow members of the NHLPA. Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins, right wing Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals and right wing Martin St. Louis of the Tampa Bay Lightning were …

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Jun 04

Puck Daddy: NHL Three Stars: Marchand, Bruins roll in Game 2 win over Penguins

Boston Bruins v Pittsburgh Penguins - Game Two

No. 1 Star: Brad Marchand, Boston Bruins The Boston pest scored 28 seconds into Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Final, after a Sidney Crosby turnover. He closed out the scoring in a dominating first period by Boston with a perfectly placed shot that beat Marc-Andre Fleury, giving the Bruins a 4-1 lead en route …

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Jun 02

Sidney Crosby: Refs allowed Bruins to ‘escalate’ physical play in Game 1 loss

One of the most indelible images from the Pittsburgh Penguins’ Eastern Conference Final Game 1 loss to the Boston Bruins was Zdeno Chara craning his neck like a brontosaurus eating low-hanging fruit, getting in the face of Sidney Crosby as the two barked at each other after the second period ended. Thankfully for Sid, his …

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May 24

Penguins rip Ottawa 6-2, move to conference finals


PITTSBURGH (AP) — Eight playoff wins down, eight to go for Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins. 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. http://sports.yahoo.com/news/penguins-rip-ottawa-6-2-022901999–nhl.html

May 12

Penguins survive Islanders in six games, advance to second round vs. Senators

Pittsburgh Penguins v New York Islanders - Game Six

UNIONDALE, N.Y. — When comparing the statistical careers of Mario Lemieux and Brooks Orpik, there are many, many differences in many, many categories. But on Saturday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman achieved something that his boss never did in his NHL career: score a playoff overtime goal. Through 78 career postseason games, this playoff goal …

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May 02

Can the Penguins Win Without Crosby?


I know right? The question on everyone’s mind. Why? Because Crosby is more than a player. He’s the heart and soul of not just the Penguins but of a sport who begs for mainstream recognition.  He is the most marketable player since Gretzsky. I believe they will win this round against the Islanders. If there …

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Apr 05

Sidney Crosby not suffering from concussion-like symptoms, contrary to reports

New York Islanders v Pittsburgh Penguins

Howard Eskin, who hosts a radio show on WIP radio and works for FOX 29 in Philadelphia, dropped a bomb on Twitter on Thursday: “I’m not hearing good news bout Sidney Crosby. Being told he is likely out for rest of season with concussion symptoms.” Cue panic from Pittsburgh Penguins fans. Cue the refutation of …

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