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Rangers-Penguins: Three Takeaways From Game 1

Many have predicted that the Rangers will take their first round series against the Penguins with ease. If game one on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden taught us anything, […]

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Admiral’s Sign Son of Troy Loney to ATO

[7/8] Denver Opens 2015 Playoff Run with 4-3 Home Win Over [6/6] Minnesota-Duluth: http://t.co/yslKZnGt7g #DU1NATION pic.twitter.com/1SE4uiezNs — Denver Hockey (@DU_Hockey) March 14, 2015 Most Penguins and Ducks are familiar with […]

James Neal's big shot isn't available in Pittsburgh anymore  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Penguins Playbook: New Twist on an Old Faceoff Play

Pittsburgh had to adjust their faceoff plays after the departure of James Neal.

by · April 14, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Are You A Penguins Postseason Optimist or Pessimist?

Now that the curtain has closed on the regular season, a new season begins just as spring reaches full bloom around the country.  For the Pittsburgh Penguins, this new season couldn’t […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Playbook: Breaking Down the Breakout

The NHL had Mike Johnston figured out within six weeks.

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Rangers/Penguins 2015 Playoff Preview

The New York Rangers have been on a historic roll lately.  They have won the team’s third Presidents’ Trophy with a franchise record 113 points–not even the Cup-winning 1994 team […]

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Penguins Potentially Gift Wrapping Oilers A Draft Lottery Pick

When the Pittsburgh Penguins traded their 2015 1st round selection to the Edmonton Oilers along with Rob Klinkhammer for David Perron no one was expecting a scenario where the then […]

Evgeni Malkin led the Penguins over the Jets with five points on the afternoon (Tom Turk/THW)

Key Points as Penguins Head to Buffalo for Finale

The last time the Pittsburgh Penguins (42-27-12) took the ice against the Buffalo Sabres (23-50-8) at First Niagara Center on Nov. 8, Pittsburgh won its seventh consecutive game in a […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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What Happened to the Pittsburgh Penguins?

In every season since the Penguins won the Cup in 2009, there has been a postmortem on the team trying to figure out what went wrong. In 2010, they had […]

by · April 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Limp Towards Finish Line as Frustration Mounts

So, who’s excited for tomorrow’s Pittsburgh Penguins game against the New York Islanders? Don’t everybody raise your hands at once. It’s understandably difficult to get excited for what could possibly […]

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Mario Lemieux, Ron Burkle, and the Future of the Pittsburgh Penguins

Another early playoff exit in 2015 might mean the end of the Mario Lemieux-Ron Burkle ownership era of the Pittsburgh Penguins.

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin will have to improve their playoff performances this season.(Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

Part 3: The Future of the Pittsburgh Penguins

Mario Lemieux, Ron Burkle, and the Future of the Pittsburgh Penguins: Part III

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins