Post Tagged with: "Evgeni Malkin"

The NHL's all-stars arrive in Ottawa in 2012

Unlucky or Unwilling: NHL Stars Bow Out of All-Star Weekend

In what has looked to be a series of misfortunes, a number of NHL stars have gone down in the last few days right before the league’s NHL All-Star festivities […]

by · January 23, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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Likely All-Star Replacements for Malkin and Bobrovsky

With just one day until the NHL All-Star festivities kick off in Columbus, it looks as though the NHL will need to look for two more replacements. Pittsburgh Penguins centre […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 1 comment · All-Star Weekend
It is no secret that last year's Vezina Trophy winner was none other than undrafted goalie, Sergei Bobrovsky. (Russell LaBounty-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Bobrovsky Injured; Ray Whitney Retires

Long time NHLer Ray Whitney has officially announced his retirement. [Sportsnet] According to this writer, the Sabres don’t deserve a top-two pick. [The Buffalo News] Capitals GM Brain MacLellan would […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Penguins Waddle Into All-Star Break After Two Tough Losses

January has not been kind to the Pittsburgh Penguins.  Neither have the past two days.  Heading into two pivotal games with a January record of 3-3-1 and slowly losing positioning […]

Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin have been compared for years. (Flickr/clydeorama)

Metropolitan Offense

This weekend brings the 2015 All-Star Game to Columbus, and I have to say I’m pretty excited about it. Who doesn’t like high-scoring, no-defense games that don’t matter in the […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · All-Star Weekend
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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
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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 […]

All Star Draft Projections: Team Foligno and Team Toews

All Star Draft Projections: Team Foligno and Team Toews

With the captains and assistants of the NHL All Star Game announced on Wednesday, we know who the ‘GM’s’ of the teams will be. On January 23rd, Jonathan Toews and […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · All-Star Weekend
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He’s Gotta Have “Hart”: Making Malkin’s Case for MVP

It is the midway point of the season and nearly every NHL media outlet has put forth their opinions on the potential season award winners. When the discussion turns to […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
2015 NHL All Star Game: Projected All Stars

2015 NHL All Star Game: Projected All Stars

With the remaining all stars being announced by the NHL on Saturday afternoon, let’s take a look at whose names should be called. We already know from the Fan Vote […]

by · January 9, 2015 · 10 comments · All-Star Weekend
Patrice Bergeron may be the most complete player in the league. (Michael Ivins-US PRESSWIRE)

Retribution for Bergeron and Bruins against Penguins

Boston Bruins players and fans had to be waiting for some type of retribution on Wednesday night against the Pittsburgh Penguins after their last meeting on November 24. Well they […]

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Perron, Pugilism and Puke: Penguins’ Wildly Weird Week

The Pittsburgh Penguins had one of the most intriguing weeks an NHL team could have this past week and we are not even past the first week of 2015. Through […]

by · January 5, 2015 · 2 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins