Pittsburgh Penguins News & Opinion

Jeff Petry has been tacking on the points before the trade deadline. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Pittsburgh Penguins Trade Target Profile: Jeff Petry

Jeff Petry’s skillset would make him a good defensive fit in the Pittsburgh Penguins system.

Columbus forecheck (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Same Old Penguins? Next Two Games Will Provide an Answer

Last week I feel that we learned a little bit more about what kind of team the Penguins are at this point of the season. Winning two out of three […]

by · February 17, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Blake Comeau (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Blake Comeau Makes Presence Felt in Recent Return

When the 28 year-old winger went down with injury in late December, Penguins fans were left wondering when Blake Comeau would return, how would he fit in with the squad? […]

by · February 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Crosby (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

The Ups and Downs of Sidney Crosby, 600 Games in

Sidney Crosby is playing in his 600th career NHL game tonight. Entering the game, the pride of Cole Harbour had 825 points and 114 points in 95 career playoff games, […]

by · February 12, 2015 · 2 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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This Week We Find Out Who the Penguins Are

Ask any Penguins fan to summarize the Penguins first 53 games this season in just three words and they will most likely say: injuries, illness and trades. Well, there is […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 9 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Zach Sill scored his first NHL goal on Wednesday, snapping a 51-game scoreless drought to begin his NHL career. (Perry Nelson/USA TODAY Sports)

Zach Sill Proving Why He Deserves To Remain in the NHL

I’m not entirely sure when Zach Sill became the go-to-guy for why the Penguins are not succeeding as much as they should be.  I’m not sure why so many fans […]

by · February 11, 2015 · 22 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Chris Kunitz and Sidney Crosby developing chemistry (Flickr/Dan4th)

Why Two Out of Three is Bad for the Penguins

Last week the Pittsburgh Penguins made their three game road trip to Western Canada to face off against Edmonton, Calgary and Vancouver. They could not have started any better with […]

by · February 9, 2015 · 6 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Evgeni Malkin Opens Up In Russian Interview

In this translated interview, originally appearing on the Russian portal Sovsport.ru, Penguins star Evgeni Malkin discusses the All-Star weekend, talks Vladimir Tarasenko and Alex Ovechkin, and sheds some light on his […]

Evander Kane (Bruce Fedyck-US PRESSWIRE)

Evander Kane to the Penguins? Examining the Possibilities

Evander Kane seems like a logical fit for the Pittsburgh Penguins. What would they have to give up?

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Pens Offence Struggling in Face of Injuries

The Pittsburgh Penguins are far from in trouble, but if there is something to raise an eye brow about, it could be that their offence has been dropping off lately. […]

by · February 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Does Jim Rutherford Need To Make Any More Moves?

Does Jim Rutherford Need To Make Any More Moves?

Jim Rutherford did not take long to make dramatic impacts to the Pittsburgh Penguins when he was hired in the off-season.  With the trade of James Neal to Nashville for […]

Scott Harrington won't get to make his NHL debut yet (CHL Images)

Harrington and Pouliot Proving Their Worth

For the last several years, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been stockpiling young, future NHL star defensemen.  The process began back in 2009 when they selected Simon Despres 30th overall and […]