Post Tagged with: "David Perron"

Sidney Crosby must put aside all distractions to better perform in the post-season. (Photo by Andy Martin Jr.)

Penguins Leave Players, Playoff Power in Pittsburgh

  Check out this awesome shot @jbkellner caught of Wardo's HUGE save tonight. Amazing picture. http://t.co/O5LfdcBeVh — Leah Zeidman (@LMZeidman) March 27, 2015 A strong contingent of Pittsburgh Penguins fans were […]

Patrik Berglund may be on a line with David Backes and T.J. Oshie. (Icon SMI)

What Exactly Is a Patrik Berglund?

Initially drafted in 2006, Patrik Berglund showed the promise of a strong NHL career. As part of the “kid line” with then-Blue David Perron and Olympic star T.J. Oshie, Berglund […]

(Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

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
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
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Lundqvist Injury; Evander Kane Scratch

P.K Subban is the latest NHLer to get fined for diving. [CBC] John Scott scored his second goal of the season against the Flames. [Fear the Fin] The mystery behind […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
New York Rangers left wing Rick Nash  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hockey News: Eberle’s Goal; Rick Nash Superstar

The Nashville Predators are good again. Here’s why. [Globe and Mail] How has James Neal fared this season without Evgeni Malkin? [CBS Sports] One of the Oilers’ former coaches speaks. […]

by · February 3, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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 […]

Gary Bettman (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Salary Cap: Should It Be Abolished?

The NHL salary cap has been a hot topic of discussion since it was first initiated into the league after the 04-05 lockout, but is it time for a new […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 5 comments · The Business of Hockey
Sidney Crosby ©Stephanie Cohen/THW

Penguins Have a Metro Problem

The Pittsburgh Penguins look great again this season. They currently have 58 points and are poised to make the playoffs for their ninth consecutive year. Evgeni Malkin is at the top […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
(Sergei Belski-USA TODAY Sports)

David Perron: Paying Off Huge for Pittsburgh

It’s been nearly three weeks since the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired David Perron from the Edmonton Oilers and already the deal looks to be paying off. The Penguins are in a […]

Agony to Ecstasy: Jim Rutherford Sniffs a Cup

Agony to Ecstasy: Jim Rutherford Sniffs a Cup

Jim Rutherford must be grinning from ear to ear right about now. Having left the agony that is the current edition of the Carolina Hurricanes to travel north to Pittsburgh […]

Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Oilers: Making Nail Yakupov A Priority

  Following last night’s 5-2 victory over John Tavares and the New York Islanders, the Edmonton Oilers have now taken home points from four consecutive games for the first time […]

by · January 5, 2015 · 11 comments · Edmonton Oilers