August 29th, 2016 In News, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

Phil Kessel's hand injury reportedly may keep him from being on the ice when the Pittsburgh Penguins open the regular season and begin defense of the Stanley Cup. The Penguins aren't positive Kessel will be ready to start the season because of his hand surgery. Will be close. — Josh Yohe (@JoshYohe_PGH) August 29, 2016 Shortly after the...

August 28th, 2016 In News, Penguins Prospects, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

The Pittsburgh Penguins have unveiled their 24-man roster for the 2016 rookie tournament taking place in London, Ont. on Sept. 16-18. Pens prospects will face prospect squads from the Montreal Canadiens (roster), Ottawa Senators (roster) and Toronto Maple Leafs (roster) as the team barrels toward training camp. Roster highlights for the...

August 24th, 2016 In Pittsburgh Penguins, Top Stories 0 comments

When the Penguins signed Matt Cullen last season, not everyone considered it to be a good acquisition. Many felt that at 38, Cullen did not fit in with the Penguins’ perceived need to get younger. The veteran center was likely blocking the progression of youngster Oskar Sundqvist. Sixteen goals, and a season of incredible play later, everyone...

August 23rd, 2016 In Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

They're a band of misfits. A collective group of individuals shunned by former employers and cast off as liabilities or lazy coach killers. There's no way this Pittsburgh Penguins team, built strictly on speed and skill using spare parts that didn't fit elsewhere, could actually find success. Sidney Crosby, the leader of this group, is the most...

August 22nd, 2016 In Editor's Choice, Pittsburgh Penguins, Top Stories 0 comments

Repeat. An elusive word in hockey. But, the Pittsburgh Penguins may very well repeat as Stanley Cup Champions. They have all the right pieces in place. While doing so is very difficult in the modern NHL era, a repeat champion not having happened since the Detroit Red Wings 18 years ago, it is very much within the realm of possibility for these...

August 19th, 2016 In Editor's Choice, Pittsburgh Penguins, Top Stories 0 comments

No, the Pittsburgh Penguins haven't landed Jimmy Vesey, a highly touted NCAA prospect who's currently mulling over offers from multiple NHL teams. However, they did sign Thomas DiPauli, a former Capitals' draft pick who became a free agent out of Notre Dame earlier this week. That in itself is a major step forward for this organization. In...

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