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THW – Penguins Mailbag: Season Preview Edition

It’s finally here. The puck will drop on the 2014-2015 edition of the NHL season tonight, while the Pens will face off against the Western Conference – and Stanley Cup […]

by · October 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Hockey News: NHL Expansion in Vegas; No Contract for Fleury

Expanding the NHL to an American market with no interest in hockey, thus spreading the talent pool even thinner, rather than relocate a dying franchise to a city that loves […]

by · August 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Major Turnover: A Pittsburgh Penguins Q&A

Everyone saw what happened to the Pittsburgh Penguins and you could see it coming. They built a big division lead, got a serious case of the injury bug, tried to ride it […]

by · August 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Patrick Marleau, Joe Thornton, Dan Boyle and Joe Pavelski have shown they can put up numbers at the time of year Dany Heatley fails to produce.  (Icon SMI)

Hockey News: Draft Lottery Changes; Thornton Out as Captain

BREAKING: Despite his claims to the contrary, MLSE President Tim Leiweke is planning to leave his position. [CBC] The NHL made some changes to their draft lottery system, which means […]

by · August 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Sidney Crosby Should Seek Sports Psychologist

Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist to end his subpar playoff performances of the past few years. He’s scored one goal in his last 18 post-season games. The playoffs are about production […]

by · June 30, 2014 · 11 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Lundqvist, Top Goalies Unfazed by Gear Reductions

The NHL perceives itself to have a marketing — or more accurately, penetration — issue, citing issues with success in non-traditional markets. The solution according to Bettman and company is […]

by · May 20, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Goaltending
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Marc-Andre Fleury: The Road to Resurgence

Game 1 of the 2007 playoffs against Ottawa defined Fleury’s early career struggles at the NHL level.

by · May 9, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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With Holes in Game, Rangers Playing Their Way Towards Back Nine

For anyone who happened to watch what people are calling a “Stanley Cup Playoff Second Round Game 4″ last night, you know how difficult it was to actually feel as though […]

by · May 9, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
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Are the NY Rangers Dead in the Water?

The New York Rangers have a must-win situation on their hands in game 4 of their second round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins.  While technically not an elimination game, […]

by · May 7, 2014 · 0 comments · New York Rangers
Hockey News: Shut-outs for Fleury; What About Hossa?

Hockey News: Shut-outs for Fleury; What About Hossa?

Ron Wilson is getting consideration for another NHL head coaching job. Experience is a big plus for some teams in the market for a coach. — Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) May […]

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Sidney Crosby Goal Drought Beneficial to Penguins

Sidney Crosby has now gone 13 consecutive playoff games without scoring a goal. Anyone who’s had the chance has asked Crosby when he’s going to score again. But Crosby’s goal drought has done a […]

by · May 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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First 60-Minute Game for Pens Yields a Tied Series

A great stretch here, a great stretch there. More often than not however, the Pittsburgh Penguins have seemed to play long stretches of mediocre (bordering on maddening) hockey. Until last […]

by · May 5, 2014 · 2 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins