Tag Archives: Pittsburgh Penguins

Trevor Daley Out For Postseason


Daley to Miss Postseason With Ankle Injury The playoffs are all about attrition and the Pittsburgh Penguins are experiencing that the hard way. Penguins coach Mike Sullivan said that Daley suffered a broken ankle in their Game 4 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning and will miss the remainder of the season. It’s a huge loss for the Penguins and ...

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Shawn Michaels to Support Penguins in Game 5

Sep 15, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Professional wrestler Shawn Michaels throws a ceremonial pass before the game between the Kansas City Chiefs and Dallas Cowboys at Arrowhead Stadium. Kansas City won the game 17-16. Mandatory Credit: John Rieger-USA TODAY Sports

Wrestling Superstar Headed to Game 5 The Pittsburgh Penguins are going to get some unexpected support when they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Finals tonight. Maybe in the form of some “sweet chin music”. WWE wrestling legend Shawn Michaels will be in the building on Sunday to cheer on the Penguins after ...

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Kevin Stevens Facing Drug Charges

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Former Penguin in Trouble Former NHLer Kevin Stevens is in a lot of trouble after being charged in federal court with conspiring to sell oxycodone. According to the Boston Globe, the 51-year-old Stevens, is charged along with another man with conspiracy and possession with intent to distribute oxycodone. They both face a detention hearing on Tuesday. Stevens played in 874 ...

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Penguins Topple Caps in OT to Win Series


Penguins Deal Caps Yet Another Disappointing Playoff Exit Another year of regular season results, another playoff with an early exit. Such is the way of life for the Washington Capitals. Despite overcominh a 3-0 hole to the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 6, the Caps couldn’t hold on for the win, losing in overtime and ultimately dropping the series 4-2. The ...

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Hart Trophy: Who Ya Got?


Kane, Crosby, Benn Finalists for Hart Trophy Today, the NHL announced that Chicago Blackhawks forward Patrick Kane, Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn and Pittsburgh forward Sidney Crosby as finalists for the Hart Trophy, awarded each year to “the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team.” It is voted on by the Professional Hockey Writers’ Association. The NHL ...

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Has Murray Made Fleury Expendable?

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Murray Making Pens Future Plans Tougher In sports, it doesn’t take long to stir controversy or conversation. And Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Matt Murray has certainly been generating a lot of conversation recently. As of this writing, the Pittsburgh Penguins — once on the very fringe of the playoff picture — sit just one win from the Eastern Conference Final. They ...

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Kris Letang Suspended One Game For Illegal Check

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Penguins Defensemen to Miss Game Four It didn’t take long to find out what would be the fate of Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang. He will be suspended one game for an illegal check delivered to Washington Capitals forward Marcus Johansson during the first period of Monday night’s Game Three. Obviously, that means he will miss Game Four against the ...

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Brooks Orpik Suspended 3 Games For Hit on Maatta


Capitals Defenseman Suspended For Questionable Hit The Washington Capitals will be without defenseman and former Pittsburgh Penguin Brooks Orpik after he delivered a vicious hit to Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta in Game Two of the Eastern Conference Semifinal matchup between the two teams. Here is the hit in question: Orpik was assessed a minor for interference at the time of ...

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Masterson Trophy: Who Ya Got?

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Zuccarello, Jagr, Dupuis Nominated for Masterson Trophy Every year, the NHL awards the Bill Masterson Trophy to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to ice hockey. The award is named after former Minnesota North Stars player Bill Masterson, who died on January 15, 1968 after sustaining injuries during a game. A $2,500 grant from ...

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This Is Ovechkin’s Year To Pass Crosby


Ovechkin Could Take Lead in Competition Between Generational Superstars Since the beginning of the 2005-06 season, one of the NHL’s preeminent storylines has centered around two men. A pair of number one overall draft picks, they were to be the new Wayne Gretzky vs Mario Lemieux, the rivalry of dominant superstars that would lead the NHL for the next 15 ...

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