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How is the Penguins’ Dream Team Actually Cap Compliant?

How do Crosby, Malkin, Iginla, Morrow, Neal, Letang, Martin, Fleury, and more fit under the salary cap?

by · March 30, 2013 · 4 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Dan Bylsma’s Personal Pressure Cooker

Dan Bylsma’s Personal Pressure Cooker

Oh, to be Dan Bylsma.  After capturing a Stanley Cup championship only four months after taking over behind the Pittsburgh bench, he went on to win the Jack Adams Trophy […]

by · March 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Morrow was the Stars' captain at the time he was traded (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Did the Penguins Acquire Brenden Morrow?

Brenden Morrow has shown the ability to excel alongside creative players like Evgeni Malkin.

by · March 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Who Made the Honor Roll: Grading the Pittsburgh Penguins’ Forwards

Most of the players who wear a Pens’ sweater deserve to make the honor roll when grading the Pittsburgh Penguins’ forwards. There are a number of forwards having career years. […]

by · March 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Morrow was the Stars' captain at the time he was traded (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Brenden Morrow: Bill Guerin 2.0?

Brenden Morrow may possibly be too old, washed-up and slow to play in the Penguins system. But he may also be exactly what they need to win another Stanley Cup. […]

by · March 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Mika Zibanejad has been gelling with Mike Hoffman and Bobby Ryan, and fantasy managers could stand to gain from such chemistry. (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

THW NHL Power Rankings: Week 10

It’s hard to believe that it’s already Week 10 in these power rankings as the shortened NHL season continues to move at a rapid pace. With less than two weeks […]

Can Pittsburgh Penguins' goalie Marc-Andre Fleury bounce back from two questionable goals to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets? (Cliff Welch/Icon SMI)

Get out the Red Pens: Pittsburgh Penguins Player Grades

We are going to assign a grade to each player who plays on offense or defense for the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Pens are in first place in the Eastern Conference. At […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Jarome Iginla is no longer a Calgary Flame. (Jerome Miron-US PRESSWIRE)

Iginla’s List: Bruins, Penguins, Blackhawks and Kings

  With speculation growing about a possible Jarome Iginla deal, recent credible Twitter reports are suggesting Iggy has agreed to waive his No-Trade clause for the following NHL teams – […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Calgary Flames, Pittsburgh Penguins
What About Max Talbot Back to Pittsburgh?

What About Max Talbot Back to Pittsburgh?

By Greg Thornberry www.hypeduphockey.com Penguins Community Site   Max Talbot was once one of Pittsburgh’s favorite sons. Just a quick look at his most memorable moments can tell you why. […]

by · March 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Pascal Dupuis will undergo knee surgery in two weeks to repair a torn ACL. (Icon SMI)

Are Pascal Dupuis’ Days Numbered in Pittsburgh?

No one could ever accuse Ray Shero of being sentimental. Just ask Max Talbot. To say Talbot was a fan favorite in Pittsburgh may be putting it lightly. Folk hero […]

by · March 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Deciphering the Pittsburgh Penguins Defensive Mentality

After deciphering the Pittsburgh Penguins’ defensive mentality, they were not Stanley Cup favorites until now. They were chosen by many as the preseason Cup favorites. This was based upon individual […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Chris Stewart has seen his name surface in trade rumors (Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports)

Revisiting the Chris Stewart to Pittsburgh Trade Scenario

The St. Louis Blues are reportedly fielding offers for Chris Stewart, the team’s leading scorer. Could the Penguins be interested?

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins