Tag Archive | "Pittsburgh Penguins"

2020 NHL Playoffs – Qualifying Round – PIT vs. MTL

Friday, July 24, 2020

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The @Pittsburgh Penguins enter the 2020 Qualifying Round looking to earn their 14th consecutive trip to the NHL Playoffs. As for Montreal, they’ve been to the postseason just once in the last four years (2017)and haven’t won’t a playoff series since 2015. As a .500 hockey team, the odds are heavily stacked against the Canadiens.…

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Pittsburgh Penguins acquire Patrick Marleau

Monday, February 24, 2020

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The Pittsburgh Penguins have landed veteran forward Patrick Marleau from the San Jose Sharks.

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Crosby Returns to the Penguins Lineup on Tuesday

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

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@Pittsburgh Penguins captain @Sidney Crosby will return to the lineup Tuesday vs. the @Minnesota Wild. View this post on Instagram Sidney Crosby will play for the first time since November 9th. #Pens #NHL #FantasyHockey A post shared by DailyFaceoff (@dailyfaceoff) on Jan 14, 2020 at 8:08am PST Crosby missed the last 28 games after undergoing…

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

Monday, September 16, 2019

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By their standards, the @Pittsburgh Penguins had a disappointing 2018-19 season. They finished the regular season third in the Metropolitan Division with a 44-26-12 record before being swept by the Islanders in the first round of the playoffs. @Sidney Crosby and the first line were as dominant as ever, but the Penguins lacked depth scoring…

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Evgeni Malkin ejected for hit on T.J. Oshie

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

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Evgeni Malkin was one angry Penguin Wednesday evening in Washington. The Pittsburgh forward was assessed a match penalty for a hit to the head of Capitals’ forward T.J. Oshie. It looks like Malkin caught Oshie with an elbow to the head. Oshie was skating towards Malkin as it happened. The game was tied 1-1 in…

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Elias Pettersson returns to Canucks lineup vs. Penguins

Saturday, October 27, 2018

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Elias Pettersson is back just in time for Hockey Night in Canada. The young Vancouver phenom returns to the lineup tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins after missing six games with a concussion. Coach Green confirms Boeser and Pettersson return, but Tanev will not play tonight. — Vancouver Canucks (@Canucks) October 27, 2018 Pettersson was dazzling…

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Sidney Crosby dangles Oilers for insane OT winner

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

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In case you were wondering (which you probably weren’t), Sidney Crosby still has it. The Penguins’ superstar center scored one of the better goals of his career in overtime Tuesday evening against the Edmonton Oilers. After a back-and-forth regulation session in which the two teams combined for 10 goals, the Connor McDavid vs. Crosby showdown…

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Phil Kessel nets natural hat trick against Vegas

Thursday, October 11, 2018

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Holy moly, Phil. Pittsburgh forward Phil Kessel recorded his first hat trick with the Penguins and sixth of his NHL career Thursday evening against the Vegas Golden Knights. After Vegas opened the scoring, Kessel scored the next three — with the final two coming on second-period breakaways. Here’s a look at his two breakaway goals…

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Penguins’ Murray the Latest Starter to Suffer an Injury

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

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The Pittsburgh Penguins announced goaltender Matt Murray will be out indefinitely with a concussion. Murray suffered the injury during the Penguins’ practice on Monday and there is no timetable for his return. Penguins’ head coach Mike Sullivan suggested both Casey DeSmith and Tristian Jarry would see action in the absence of Murray. “It’s at times…

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2018-19 Season Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

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The Pittsburgh Penguins entered the 2017-18 season as back-to-back Stanley Cup Champions, looking to become the first team to win three in a row since the 1981-83 New York Islanders. Instead, they were bounced from the second round by their rivals and eventual Stanley Cup Champions, the Washington Capitals. Now they come into the 2019…

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