May 28th, 2016 In News, Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

There are seven Western Hockey League alumni that have a chance to get their names etched onto Lord Stanley's Cup in June. The list ranges in age and experience, from Penguins rookie Derrick Pouliot to longtime Sharks veteran Patrick Marleau, and includes both San Jose netminders. Former Brandon Wheat Kings and Washington Capitals forward, now...

May 28th, 2016 In Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

The San Jose Sharks and Pittsburgh Penguins will meet up for the Stanley Cup Final. Typically, we can look to prior playoff series for some guidance from a similar style matchup. For this series, a look back won’t be much help. The Sharks have played three bigger and more physical teams in the playoffs. The Sharks are not a fast team, per se,...

May 28th, 2016 In Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks 0 comments

The Stanley Cup Final gets underway on Monday, between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks. Both teams have had very different routes getting to to the Cup Final, but they do have one thing in common - and that's the amount of former Ontario Hockey League players representing each team. San Jose Sharks Let's start by looking at the...

May 28th, 2016 In Penguins Goaltending, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

Matt Murray was the unsung hero last night as the Penguins beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 to move on to the Stanley Cup Finals against the San Jose Sharks on Monday. Murray, the 6 foot 4 inch, 178 lbs goalie from Thunder Bay, Ontario, who was drafted by the Penguins in the third round, 83rd overall, in the 2012 entry draft was only 21 when...

May 28th, 2016 In Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks, Top Stories, Video Games 0 comments

It's that time of year again. The annual simulation of the Stanley Cup Final is upon us. As per usual, the sim is done using a (mostly) updated version of NHL 94. This year it's a match up featuring many great players. The San Jose Sharks are in the final for the first time in franchise history while the Pittsburgh Penguins are looking for...

May 25th, 2016 In Penguins Management, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

We could talk about the Penguins' best players finally being their best players. Or about their rookie goalie all but locking up his spot in the crease for at least the rest of Pittsburgh's playoff run. Or how Olli Määttä is recovering from his flaws while producing a second consecutive, very solid game in Trevor Daley's absence. How...

May 24th, 2016 In News, Pittsburgh Penguins 0 comments

In the second period's closing moments in Game 6, Sidney Crosby scored a huge goal that allowed the Pittsburgh Penguins to enter the third period against the Tampa Bay Lightning with a three-goal head start. As the Lightning moved out of the zone, winger Patric Hornqvist stopped the breakout just into the neutral zone, allowing Crosby to grab...

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