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Part 2: Return on Investment

Mario Lemieux, Ron Burkle, and the Future of the Pittsburgh Penguins: Part II

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Part 1: The Cost of Loyalty

Mario Lemieux, Ron Burkle, and the Future of the Pittsburgh Penguins: Part I

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Wayne Gretzky (Phil/Flickr)

Five Things You Didn’t Know About the Art Ross Trophy

The Art Ross Trophy is awarded annually to the NHL’s top scorer, and as I wrote the other day, the race is as close as it has ever been. While […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
Lemieux overcame incredible odds to dominate the 1992-'93 season. (Tony McCune/Wikimedia)

NHL Draft Lottery: How Often Does Last Equal First?

With so much talk about Jack Eichel and Connor McDavid, tanking and the NHL Draft, lets take the time to examine the history of the NHL Draft Lottery. What are […]

by · March 16, 2015 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Claude Giroux did a fabulous job of throwing Sidney Crosby off his game when these two met in the first round of 2011-2012 playoffs. (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Top 10 Best Games in Flyers-Penguins History

There is no more “Battle of Pennsylvania”. When the Flyers and Penguins face-off against each other it should be dubbed the “War of Pennsylvania”. All-time the Flyers hold a commanding […]

Back to Eighty-Five

Back to Eighty-Five

When the year 2015 hit a few days ago, pop culture experts and historians recalled the Back To The Future movie trilogy with esteemed interest. In Back To The Future […]

by · January 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Hockey History
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Pouliot, Dumoulin, and Rust: An Incredible Week of Firsts for Pittsburgh

Recently, it’s not new news that the Penguins’ have been facing injuries upon injuries. Mumps, lower body injuries, upper body injuries… you name it. Inevitably, they look to their farm […]

by · December 21, 2014 · 5 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby should seek a sports psychologist. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

At the Quarter Pole, What Do We Know About These Pens?

The Pittsburgh Penguins eclipsed the quarter-point of their season this past week, on Thanksgiving Eve against the Toronto Maple Leafs. As they round turn one, I thought we might take […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 1 comment · News, Pittsburgh Penguins
Modano waves goodbye as he hops on the train to Motown

Q & A With Brad Lukowich and Craig Button on Mike Modano

  The Dallas Stars honored Hall of Famer Mike Modano last night at the American Airlines Center.  The ceremony recognized Mike  for his recent induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame.  His NHL career started in 1988 when the Minnesota North Stars selected him […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars
Sidney Crosby has not begun offseason workouts (Tom Turk/THW)

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 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Sidney Crosby (Flickr/Dan4th)

Crosby Already the 5th Best Forward of All Time?

A Flyers writer singing the praises of Sidney Crosby? Surely, you must be clamoring to find the schedule for the Hell 2014-15 hockey season, because it’s definitely frozen over at […]

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Jim Rutherford is Creating a PR Nightmare for the Penguins

A timeline to start us off: Tuesday, May 13th: Penguins lose Game Seven at a home to the New York Rangers 2-1, after holding a 3-1 series lead thanks to […]

by · June 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins