Pittsburgh Penguins News & Opinion

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The Penguins Should Pursue a Top-4 Defender

The Pittsburgh Penguins have a pair of really good defenders, Paul Martin and Christian Ehrhoff, who are about to hit unrestricted free agency in a few short weeks. Ehrhoff was […]

by · June 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Crosby and Malkin would be no doubters at centre in a six-team NHL. (Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports)

2015 NHL Playoff Teams Bound to Take a Step Back in 2016

With only two teams remaining in the 2014-15 NHL season, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Chicago Blackhawks, we begin to look forward to the NHL Draft and the 2015-16 season. […]

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

Can Chris Kunitz Continue In His Current Role?

View image | gettyimages.com Chris Kunitz is 35 years old. I mention this not only because it’s the elephant in the room, but also because he is one of the […]

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Mike Bales and the Resurgence of Marc-Andre Fleury

For many Pittsburgh Penguins fans, the bitter taste of the 2013 Eastern Conference Final sweep at the hands of the Boston Bruins is a distant, repressed memory. The most recent […]

by · June 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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3 Penguins Who Will Be Traded This Offseason

The Pittsburgh Penguins need to retool their lineup if they want to compete for the Stanley Cup once again. The roster is littered with overpaid and aging players. While the […]

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Marc-Andre Fleury: The Most Undervalued Goalie in the NHL

All the way back in early November of 2014, Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford signed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury to a four-year contract extension worth $23 million dollars. When it […]

by · June 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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A Look Back: The Neal – Hornqvist Deal

View image | gettyimages.com Last season was the first one James Neal and Patric Hornqvist spent with their new teams. On June 27th, 2014, Neal was traded┬áto Nashville for Hornqvist […]

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Evgeni Malkin Will Not Be Traded

Friday morning, Elliotte Friedman went on Sportsnet 960 and spoke about a radical concept: could the Pittsburgh Penguins actually be interested in trading Evgeni Malkin? But more importantly, Friedman discussed […]

by · June 5, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Pittsburgh Penguins
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New Ownership Could Benefit Penguins

As of about 6 pm last night, the news became official, the Pittsburgh Penguins (or at least part of them) are for sale. Our own Mike Colligan was way ahead […]

by · June 4, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Brandon Sutter Must Be Traded To Acquire a Top-Six Wing

The Pittsburgh Penguins need to turnover a significant portion of their roster if they want to compete for the Stanley Cup again. One noticeable area where the Pens desperately need […]

by · June 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Cannot Afford to Lose Daniel Winnik

The 30-year old journey man, Daniel Winnik, has played on six different teams and his latest stop has been with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Penguins traded Zach Sill a 2015 […]

Pascal Dupuis is still looking for a new contract (Tom Turk/THW)

Has the Clock Struck Midnight for Pascal Dupuis?

Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette wrote today about the future of players Kris Letang and Pascal Dupuis.┬áNot to give away the whole story, but Letang is cleared to resume […]