Post Tagged with: "Sidney Crosby"

John Erskine and Matt Cooke receive matching minors for roughing to start the game

Capitals Defensemen John Erskine Will Sit For Three

When the Washington Capitals welcome Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins to the Verizon Center at 12:30pm today, they will do so without veteran defensemen John Erskine. The 32 year […]

by · February 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Suspensions, Washington Capitals
Chris Kunitz. (Tom Turk/THW)

Pittsburgh Penguins: Malkin, Neal, Kunitz Need Reuniting

The Pittsburgh Penguins’ trio of Evgeni Malkin, James Neal and Chris Kunitz need to be reunited to clear the fog that has crept its way into the Penguins’ focus. The […]

by · January 31, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Pittsburgh Penguins
Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby will have to battle it out with John Tavares for this year's Hart Trophy. (Tom Turk/THW).

Crosby vs. Ovechkin: A Tale of Two Lockouts

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. The queasy fear that began during the 2003-04 season and throughout the Stanley Cup finals turned into a […]

by · January 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Lundqvist makes a save here on the Caps, but ultimately loses the game (Tom Turk/THW).

News and Notes From the NHL’s Opening Weekend

After a nearly four month layoff, the NHL opened its abbreviated 2012-13 (is it still ’12-13 or just ’13?) season with some spirited action over the Martin Luther King Day […]

by · January 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
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NHL Eastern Conference Season Preview 2013: Six Contenders

The NHL Eastern Conference season preview focuses on the strong challenge that Carolina, Philadelphia, Washington, Boston, the Rangers, and Pittsburgh pose.

by · January 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions
A prospective players' league would likely need to offer star players, like Sidney Crosby, NHL-competitive money. (Jeanine Leech/ Icon SMI)

NHL Predictions: Crosby, Rookies, Battles, Flops, and the Cup Winner

The sprint to the NHL playoffs begins Saturday, and with little time to prepare for the season, things could get quite interesting sooner rather than later. Predicting what may happen […]

by · January 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
While talented, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear as a team prepared for the start of the Playoffs. (Kevin Hoffman-US PRESSWIRE)

The Pittsburgh Penguins 2013 Roster

The Pittsburgh Penguins 2013 roster will provide the opportunity for many young players to step up. Roster moves made by Penguins’ General Manager Ray Shero have paved the way for […]

by · January 18, 2013 · 4 comments · Pittsburgh Penguins
(Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

2013 NHL Season Predictions: Eastern Conference

With the shortened NHL season set to begin on Saturday January 19th, 2013, it is time to make our predictions as to which team will make the playoffs this season. […]

by · January 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Previews and Predictions
Can you ever really count Brodeur out? (Brad Barr-US PRESSWIRE)

Fantasy Hockey ONE: Does 1995 Meet 2013?

The fantasy hockey world is in for a 14-week sprint this year as the 48 game season starts next Saturday. Are you ready, fantasy hockey fans?

Pittsburgh Penguins' Simon Despres is the team's top trade candidate. (Icon SMI)

Pittsburgh Penguins Positioned to Thrive in Post-Lockout NHL

After last summer’s trades and draft picks, the Penguins seem set to navigate the post-lockout NHL with cap space and Cup talent in equal measure.

by · January 6, 2013 · 1 comment · Pittsburgh Penguins
Is Sidney Crosby the Peyton Manning of hockey? (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Lockout Schmockout: Real Problems Facing the NHL

Players want a larger piece of the pie while owners want to revamp the current contract structures.  Media wars, threats of disclaimer of interest… blah, blah, blah.  Obviously, there are […]

by · December 28, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor, Top 10 Lists
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The Night Before Christmas: NHL Lockout Edition

‘Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the league, Not a player was stirring, not even Versteeg. Their jerseys were hung in their closets with care, In hopes that […]

by · December 22, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Humor