Post Tagged with: "Pittsburgh Penguins"

Josh Bailey could potentially see time alongside John Tavares if line changes on Long Island are imminent. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

The New York Islanders Are In the Playoffs… Now What?

It’s been quite a final week for the New York Islanders.  After a thrilling contest in Winnipeg on Saturday, the Islanders survived a late comeback by the Jets to win […]

by · April 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · New York Islanders
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

Dissecting the Pittsburgh Penguins Potential Playoff Matchups

With only a handful of games remaining in the regular season, the Pittsburgh Penguins pretty much have the first seed in the Eastern Conference locked up. And while it’s important […]

by · April 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Wrigley Field, Decked Out for the Winter Classic

NHL Right in Scheduling More Outdoor Games

In what many are classifying as a case of Gary Bettman attempting to kill the golden goose, the NHL has reportedly decided to go ahead with a plan to add […]

by · April 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Winter Classic
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Inconsistency Defines Flyers Season

While it may seem like a shock to some, we all saw it coming. We saw it coming from a mile away. The Flyers were for the lack of a […]

by · April 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Ottawa Senators: Possible Playoff Match-Ups

Ottawa Senators: Possible Playoff Match-Ups

  With 10 games left in the regular season, the Ottawa Senators will be one of the most interesting storylines heading into the playoffs. As it stands right now, the […]

by · April 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Previews and Predictions, Uncategorized
Ryane Clowe of the San Jose Sharks (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Sharks Surging and Selling

The San Jose Sharks have won five straight games and are now comfortably back into playoff position. So it is understandable that some are scratching their heads as they continue […]

by · April 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · San Jose Sharks, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Retire the Penguins Blue Jerseys of Doom!

Everyone knows that hockey players are a notoriously superstitious bunch, and the Penguins are no exception. Just look at Sidney Crosby’s filthy sweat-stained hat or the way Marc Andre Fleury […]

by · April 2, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins

The Top 5 Defensive Teams in the NHL

The problem in defense is how far you can go without destroying from within what you are trying to defend from without — Dwight D. Eisenhower Watching Los Angeles play […]

by · April 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Los Angeles Kings, Top 10 Lists
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Who Will Win The Stanley Cup This Year?

I don’t have a crystal ball that shows what will happen at the end of June. I don’t have a flying Delorean to see who’ll be on the links earlier […]

by · March 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Jarome Iginla. 30 goals in 10 consecutive seasons. (Wikipedia Commons)

And The Winner Is….

Jarome Iginla is off to Pittsburgh to play with Sidney Crosby and the Penguins. After a few days of speculation, the 35 year-old right winger has been traded from the […]

by · March 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Trades Contracts and Transactions
Waking Up in Boston to Jarome Iginla in Pittsburgh

Waking Up in Boston to Jarome Iginla in Pittsburgh

Jarome Iginla is a Boston Bruin–at least that’s what you thought if you went to bed before midnight, much like I did.

In a strange turn of events, he’s not. In case you haven’t already heard, the Penguins swooped in and acquired Iginla in a shocking last minute deal. Iginla chose to waive his no-trade clause for Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and a 13-game winning streak over a team that can’t hold a lead in the 3rd period. Iginla chose to be a supporting cast member rather than the go-to guy in a pivotal game. Iginla wants to win a Stanley Cup, after all.

by · March 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, Calgary Flames
Shayne Gostisbehere [photo: Marilyn Zube]

Shayne Gostisbehere: The Leading Dutchman

I remember sitting opposite the draft board at the Consol Energy Center on the 2nd day of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.  As a Flyers fan, I was happy the […]

by · March 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects