Pittsburgh Penguins News & Opinion

Are we expecting too much out of two referees dealing with all of this? (CC/Flickr)

Scouting the Refs: Penguins/Bruins – Game 2

It’s a quick turnaround and a 462-mile trek for tonight’s officials. The crew from the opening game between the Blackhawks and Kings will take to the ice for Game 2 between […]

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin: Leave the Temper and Whining in Game 1

When you think of Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, do you think of whiner and bad temper? If you aren’t a fan of the Pittsburgh Penguins, I already know your […]

by · June 3, 2013 · 11 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
(Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Penguins-Bruins: A Tale of Two Halves

The Penguins spent very little time in their end early in the game because they made good decisions and put Boston back on their heels.

by · June 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
Marc-Andre Fleury makes Hockey Canada nervous, but he's an important piece on "Canada 2". (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Penguins Goalie Controversy? Only in the Media

Undoubtedly, every fan of the Pittsburgh Penguins has their opinion of the current situation facing the team in terms of it’s goaltending. Some feel that Marc-Andre Fleury should be the […]

by · May 31, 2013 · 8 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby faces off against Patrice Bergeron. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Penguins-Bruins Preview: Systems Breakdown

The Bruins are predictable, but efficient. They execute as a five-man unit with timing and precision.

Did number 66 do enough Pittsburgh? (Photo courtesy of the Pittsburgh Penguins)

There Will Be Blood: The 1991 Bruins Penguins Series

Two recent Stanley Cup winners in the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to faceoff this Saturday in what is expected to be a memorable Eastern Conference Finals regardless […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby faces off against Patrice Bergeron. (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Lockout Part 2: Waiting for the Eastern Conference Final

Five months ago, hockey fans were sitting around and waiting. They were waiting to see if their beloved NHL would come back to have a 2013 season or waste a […]

by · May 30, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
The En Fuego Five: Eastern Conference Final

The En Fuego Five: Eastern Conference Final

By the time the puck drops on the Eastern Conference Final between the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins, it will have been a week since both teams last hit someone […]

by · May 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
(Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

What to Expect From Jaromir Jagr in the Eastern Conference Finals

Jaromir Jagr has scored 681 goals in his career. He has zero in this year’s playoffs.

(Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports)

Did Jaromir Jagr’s Groin Save the Pittsburgh Penguins?

There are many Pittsburgh Penguins’ fans who despise Jaromir Jagr. I will never understand why. As the Penguins’ franchise record books currently stand, Jagr is without question, the greatest player […]

by · May 29, 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)

Why the Pittsburgh Penguins Will Play for the Stanley Cup

With the Eastern Conference Finals set to begin later this week, THW’s Ian McLaren points out that there are certainly no shortage of storylines when it comes to the Bruins and Penguins.  Whether it comes […]

by · May 28, 2013 · 4 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Should James Neal be on the top powerplay? (Marc DesRosiers-USA TODAY Sports)

Neal’s Hat Trick Propels Pens Into East Final

Well, that was fun… My weekend that is! But you’re not reading this to hear about my Memorial Day festivities, are you? I digress… I must say, it definitely feels […]

by · May 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins