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Penguins Letting Ehrhoff Walk, Martin’s Status Unclear

As of yesterday, Pittsburgh Penguins’ defenseman Christian Ehrhoff has put his Pennsylvania home up for sale. This move almost guarantees Ehrhoff will leave the Penguins as a free agent. He […]

Eric Fehr has been producing from the bottom half of the Capitals' lineup, but can he sustain his production for the rest of the season? (Tom Turk/THW)

3 UFAs Who Could Toughen Up the Penguins

For much of the last five years, it has been well known that the Pittsburgh Penguins are a weak team. While the defense is becoming increasingly stout, the Penguins lack […]

by · May 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Should Attempt to Sign Brandon Saad

Pittsburgh has been eliminated from the playoffs and the New York Rangers exposed the injury riddled Penguins. Even though the Stanley Cup playoffs continue, the Penguins are already in their […]

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Has Beau Bennett Proven to be a Bust?

Beau Bennett was the Pittsburgh Penguins 1st round pick (20th overall) in the 2010 NHL entry draft. His career has been one of more controversial in recent Penguins history and […]

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Penguins Should Give Malkin, Not Crosby, Top Line

Malkin, Take the Wheel Evgeni Malkin has taken a backseat to another player most of his career.  In Russia, it’s Alex Ovechkin, then Malkin.  Ovechkin was selected first in the […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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23 Years Ago Today: Greatest Comeback In Penguins History?

Josh Yohe, of DKonPittsburghSports.com, made an observation today: What many consider the greatest game in Penguins history took place 23 years ago today. Enjoy. https://t.co/4OsY4fLODx — Josh Yohe (@JoshYohe_PGH) May […]

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Penguins’ Conor Sheary: The Next Tyler Johnson?

The Pittsburgh Penguins have had a tendency to trade away draft picks, season after season. Given this tendency, their farm system is running out of promising young players. Most prospects […]

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Jaromir Jagr Will Never Return to Pittsburgh, and That’s Okay

Jagr and the Pittsburgh Penguins Jaromir Jagr and the Pittsburgh Penguins have an interesting relationship.  Always have, really. View image | gettyimages.com The fifth overall pick in the 1990 NHL […]

by · May 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Penguins Pursuit of First-Round Pick Improbable

Penguins Pursuit of First-Round Pick Improbable

It has been reported by Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that Pittsburgh Penguins General Manager Jim Rutherford is actively looking to acquire a first-round pick in the upcoming 2015 […]

Chris Kunitz has lost a step this season. Could he be available for trade? (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

How Will the Penguins Acquire a First Round Draft Pick?

I’d like to open with a brief introduction as this is my first article as a Pittsburgh Penguins contributor for The Hockey Writers. I most recently wrote for Pens Labyrinth and various […]

by · May 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Letang has not been allowed to join the rush as often this season (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Kris Letang Should Be Traded

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ core of Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Marc-Andre Fleury and Kris Letang have been under close scrutinization after the continual postseason disappointments. There has been speculation by everyone from […]

Which Pittsburgh Team Wins A Championship Next?

Which Pittsburgh Team Wins A Championship Next?

Pittsburgh is a sports town, or tahn; depending on “whereabouts” “yinz” are from.  It has also held the moniker, “City of Champions,” since the 1970’s. It’s become expected that the city’s sports teams be […]