Post Tagged with: "Evgeni Malkin"

While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Pens Stifle Metropolitan Woes with Win in Washington

The Pittsburgh Penguins picked up more than just two points in their 4-3 victory over the Washington Capitals Wednesday night.  They regained their confidence against Metropolitan Division foes which has been a glaring […]

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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
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 […]

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You Know You’re a Hockey Fan When…

Let’s face it, hockey fans are a different breed of people. They’re loud, they’re crazy, and they’re incredibly passionate about their sport. If you can answer “yes,” or agree with any […]

by · February 5, 2015 · 7 comments · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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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
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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 […]