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Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

5 Reasons Why the Pittsburgh Penguins Keep Losing

The Pittsburgh Penguins keep losing. They’ve been defeated in four out of their last five contests. While everyone is trying to diagnose the main reason why the Pens are struggling, many […]

by · November 18, 2013 · 2 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
Dustin Jeffrey has been claimed on waivers in his career. (Icon SMI)

Stars Add Depth, Claim Dustin Jeffrey Off Waivers

  After their dominant performances over the Calgary Flames on Thursday, it’s no longer any secret that the Dallas Stars’ Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin combine for one of the […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars
Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

The Nail Yakupov Drama and Why it’s Happening.

For a junior hockey player, getting drafted first overall is a dream come true. When a team has the option of choosing any prospect, but decides it wants you above […]

by · November 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Edmonton Oilers
Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy Hockey: A 100 Point Possibility

About one week ago, a fellow fantasy hockey writer and a great twitter follow Pete Jensen published the following tweet. For what it's worth, 8 players are on pace for 100 […]

by · November 7, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy
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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
Evgeni Malkin (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Evgeni Malkin Primed to Break Out

Not much has gone wrong for the Pittsburgh Penguins this year.  Sure, the club is dealing with some significant injuries but, outside of a recent three game skid, those setbacks haven’t […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Mats Zuccarello has been playing well on the second line and his three game goal scoring streak in early December certainly put him on the radar in many fantasy circles. (Icon SMI)

The Week Ahead: New York Rangers

With the first month of the 2013-14 NHL season in the rearview, its time to take a look at what lies ahead for the New York Rangers in the first […]

by · November 3, 2013 · 1 comment · New York Rangers
Whether a crime was committed or not, it is unfair to vote against Semyon Varlamov strictly due to an alleged action (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

Hockey News: Flyers/Avs Trade; Ovechkin Injury

The Philadelphia Flyers are struggling this season. But their always astute GM knew exactly what his team needed to shake things up: An agitating pest who occasionally crosses the line. […]

by · November 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Penguins’ Special Teams Paramount to Losing Streak

One short week ago, the Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves sitting atop the Metropolitan Division with a sparkling 7-1 record.  Today, the club still maintains that position in the standings but the Pens […]

by · October 28, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Mario Lemieux cemented his place in Pittsburgh Penguins' history. (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

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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Hot & Not: October 13th-19th

Another week has passed, and yet again the best and worst of the National Hockey League have been put on display. A goaltender’s goal, a star player, and some sweet […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Olli Maatta has been great for the Penguins, and there is no doubt that he has excelled fairly quickly for a youngster. (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Giguere Shuts-out Pens; Mike Smith Scores a Goal

In case you missed it, Phoenix Coyotes goalie Mike Smith scored a goal. Not a deflection, he actually shot it. Smith also has more goals on the season than Flyers […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web