Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

Did number 66 do enough Pittsburgh? (Photo courtesy of the Pittsburgh Penguins)

A Tribute to the Magnificent Mario Lemieux

Today, I would like to share with you a story. This is the story of ultimate triumph. This is the story of heartbreaking tragedy. This is the story of the […]

Crosby and Evgeni Malkin were united in Game 5 (Icon SMI)

Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin Have Penguins Flying High

It wasn’t long ago that the Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves entrenched in a puzzling offensive slump, a stretch in which the normally potent Pens struck for only a single tally four times […]

by · December 3, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin - Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

The Curious Case of Evgeni Malkin

Evgeni Malkin isn’t scoring goals.  Yes, he lit the lamp against the Islanders on Friday night but that represents his only tally in 17 games.  What’s more, Geno has potted […]

by · November 25, 2013 · 3 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Hockey News: Crosby and Co. Best the Caps; Injury Updates

The Colorado Avalanche will be without Matt Duchene for a while longer. The forward suffered a setback while trying to recover from an oblique injury. [Denver Post] Penguins defense stars […]

by · November 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web, News/Commentary
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Ovechkin and Crosby: The Debate Continues

The year was 2005 and while the National Hockey League had once again bottomed out – losing fans and sponsors alike – due to a season-long lockout, there was a […]

by · November 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby will have to battle it out with John Tavares for this year's Hart Trophy. (Tom Turk/THW).

Capitals vs. Penguins: Resurgent Ovechkin Back on Crosby’s Level

NBC has pulled out all the stops to hype up ‘Rivalry Night’ for tonight’s Capitals Penguins clash – and with good reason. Fresh off the back of a 48-game season […]

by · November 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals
Do the Pittsburgh Penguins have the best goalie tandem in the league? (Tom Turk/THW)

Pens Nation, Stop Panicking

Fire Dan Bylsma. Trade Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang. Undo the Jordan Staal/Brandon Sutter trade. And for the love Pete (Taglianetti) can someone PLEASE find me Ty Conklin? Chill out, […]

by · November 19, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
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Penguins Break Through Against Anaheim

The Pittsburgh Penguins find themselves less than two months into their 2013-14 campaign and, yet, the club has already experienced a tale of two seasons.  Indeed, the Pens jumped out […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
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
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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