Post Tagged with: "Mario Lemieux"

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Inside the Mind of Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby missed 61 regular season games due to a concussion that was believed to be suffered in the 2011 Winter Classic against the Washington Capitals. Crosby was blind-sided by […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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5 Reasons Penguins’ Fans are Among the Luckiest in the NHL

Following last year’s disappointing playoff exit, the Penguins found themselves under fire from their passionate fanbase.  To an extent, it makes sense; after all, with great talent comes great expectations.  But […]

by · October 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins’ Flashback: “The Save”

For a club whose history doesn’t go back nearly as far as that of the members of the Original Six, the Penguins certainly have contributed their share of memorable playoff […]

by · September 24, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Penguins’ All-Time Team

With NHL training camps only days away, hockey fans are growing giddy with anticipation.  And, why not?  Soon, a new campaign will be upon us and the fresh sheet of ice it provides […]

by · September 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Pittsburgh Penguins
Hockey Talk: The Official Facebook Group for Everything Hockey (Jackie Soo)

Hockey Talk: The Official Facebook Group for Everything Hockey

Hockey talk, we can’t stop. And Jackie Soo and Chris Morrison are the clever minds behind utilizing our fixation with Facebook and created a page that combines our obsession with […]

by · September 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey Cares, Hockey Media, News/Commentary
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The Crosby Effect

It was 2004.  The Pittsburgh Penguins were atrocious, yet again.  It had been three years straight of missing the playoffs and the team finished in dead last.  The once prosperous […]

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Will Mario Lemieux Ever Retire Jaromir Jagr’s Jersey?

Jaromir Jagr deserves to have his Pittsburgh Penguins’ jersey retired. There are too many Penguins’ fans who do not respect Jagr enough to agree. Even after all Jagr has accomplished […]

by · July 29, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
NHL Realignment: Renaming the New Divisions

NHL Realignment: Renaming the New Divisions

Starting with this upcoming NHL season, the league has adopted a new realignment due in large part to the Winnipeg Jets. Gone are the days of three divisions in each […]

by · July 9, 2013 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
Rapid Reax: Dan Bylsma Extended

Rapid Reax: Dan Bylsma Extended

At just about 11:15am this morning, Pittsburgh Penguins’ General Manager Ray Shero announced that he has awarded Dan Bylsma, and his coaching staff (Todd Reirdon and Tony Granato) all two-year […]

by · June 12, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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There Will Be Blood: The 1991 Bruins Penguins Series

Two recent Stanley Cup winners in the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are set to faceoff this Saturday in what is expected to be a memorable Eastern Conference Finals regardless […]

by · May 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Did Jaromir Jagr’s Groin Save the Pittsburgh Penguins?

There are many Pittsburgh Penguins’ fans who despise Jaromir Jagr. I will never understand why. As the Penguins’ franchise record books currently stand, Jagr is without question, the greatest player […]

by · May 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Cooke is a much different player than he was two years ago. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Milbury, Melnyk, and Brennan Owe Matt Cooke an Apology

On March 20th, 2011 in a game against the New York Rangers, Matt Cooke delivered a cheap elbow to the head of Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh. Cooke was quickly suspended […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary