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Mika Zibanejad is on a goal scoring streak, but can he keep it up? (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
(Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

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
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Pascal Dupuis, Chris Kunitz Burying Fears of Going Undrafted

Chris Kunitz didn’t see this one coming. Neither did anyone else. And yet, here we are: an undrafted player from Ferris State University is lighting the lamp as a winger playing on the same line as the world’s most talented hockey player.

In a similar fashion, Pascal Dupuis has quietly emerged as a reliable part of the National Hockey League’s best offense.

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Pittsburgh Penguins
Whatever it was, Sidney Crosby was not himself in the Pittsburgh Penguins most dire hour of need. (Icon SMI)

The Best Line in the NHL Plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins

The best line in the NHL plays for the Pittsburgh Penguins for the second straight season. Not only do their stats jump off the page, but the Penguins top-scoring line […]

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh has Kunitz locked up for the next four seasons (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

POP is the Key to Penguins’ Success

What if the Penguins’ secret isn’t how well they score, but how well they miss?

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
(Photo By Andy Martin Jr)

Trade Talk: Pittsburgh Penguins Looking to Cure Playoff Blues

At the start of this shortened NHL season, most pundits considered the Pittsburgh Penguins among the favorites to bring home the Stanley Cup.

by · March 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Ray Shero won the 2013 General Manager of the Year Award. (Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Penguins Primed For Major Trade

Jarome Iginla would make the Penguins the runaway Cup favorite this season.

by · March 7, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins