Found October 02, 2013 on PensInitiative:
Fearless leaders and all stars are what make up this Pittsburgh Penguins hockey team we've grown to know and love.  Two of those, however, are in make or break years for the team.  For Dan Bylsma and Marc-Andre Fleury it's time to put up or shut up. Go ahead, read the rest »

Pens will Kris-en Season Without Letang by @pghgirl15222

There may be no less descriptive or less informative quoted injury in the sports world today than “out with a lower/upper body injury.” Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang has just fallen victim to lower body kind before the start of the season, and Pens fans are wondering just how serious it is. Letang is no stranger to the lower body injury as it has plagued him on and...

Season Preview: 2014-2014 Pittsburgh Penguins

  Well, it’s that time of year again: hockey season is back, and for the Pittsburgh Penguins that means another chance to capture a second Stanley Cup that has so long eluded captain Sidney Crosby and his merry band of fellow flightless birds. As with any new season, there are loads of questions that still need to be answered before the season starts, and even more that will...

Jussi Jokinen could see PP time tonight, worth a play in daily leagues (and more daily picks)

Sleepers C Jussi Jokinen, Pittsburgh Penguins – $6,620: He’s going to be fighting for some 2nd line minutes and see some powerplay time in Pitt this season! C Derek Roy, St. Louis Blues – $9,077: Priced well below the top options, Roy has the chance to have nice bounce back season with the Blues this year. RW Troy Brouwer, Washington Capitals – $7,066: Playing the flames...

Penguins play wiffle ball on ice to honor Pirates (Video)

The Pittsburgh Penguins spent one of their recent practices playing wiffle ball on the ice as a tribute to the Pittsburgh Pirates making the MLB playoffs for the first time in 21 years. The Pens spray painted a batter's box on the ice at the CONSOL Energy Center and had a blast playing the game while showing their support for the home team with Pirates postseason T-shirts...

Penguins Show Support for Pirates’ Playoff Run, Play Wiffle Ball on Ice After Practice (Video)

The Pittsburgh Penguins just upped the ante on your standard, backyard wiffle ball game. The Pens showed some love for their city’s baseball team prior to the Pirates taking on the Reds in Tuesday night’s wild card game. After practice at the CONSOL Energy Center, the Pens took the ice — which had been spray painted to include bases, batter’s boxes and a pitcher’s mound...

Vokoun to miss three to six months after having blood clot removed

Penguins goalie Tomas Vokoun will miss 3-6 months after having a procedure to remove a blood clot (photo courtesy of ESPN) Penguins netminder Tomas Vokoun will miss the next three to six months after having a procedure done to remove a blood clot according to The 37 year old native of the Czech Republic went 13-4-0 with a 2.45 gaa after taking over the starting job from...

Pittsburgh Penguins Sign Chuck Kobasew to One-Year Deal

Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Forward Chuck Kobasew is officially a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins. He signed a one-year deal worth $550,000 with the Penguins today and will most likely be in the opening night lineup. The 31-year-old certainly earned the contract. He was brought in to the organization on a professional tryout deal and made a good impression. Kobasew scored...

Pittsburgh Penguins Injury Report: Kris Letang & Tomas Vokoun placed on injured reserve

We had reported earlier in the week that Pittsburgh netminder Tomas Vokoun would miss some time due to blood clotting and also had reported yesterday that defenseman Kris Letang would potentially miss some time with a knee injury. Now that the puck is about to drop on another season the Penguins have made the appropriate roster moves to stay under the cap by placing both on injured...

Metropolitan Division Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are the Philadelphia Flyers’ biggest rival and a perennial NHL powerhouse. We both hate and (kind of) respect them. Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin are both top-five forwards in the league. The team also boasts the likes of James Neal, Kris Letang, and the list goes on. And yet, this powerhouse hasn’t made the Stanley Cup Finals since they won it all back...

Tomas Vokoun Out 3-6 Months

Tomas Vokoun and Ray Shero met with the media this morning. According to Josh Yohe, Vokoun will miss at least three-to-six months of action. [More Soon] Confirmation via the Pens Twitter feed: GM Shero on Vokoun: They'll evaluate after 3 months. Most important thing is his health. He can stay active during that time. — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) October...

The Vanquishing of Jaromir Jagr by @ChicksDigHockey

Quietly, at some point in the recent past, the Pittsburgh Penguins made a small but significant change in their locker room. It’s one of those things you could easily miss if you weren't looking for it. They changed “The Ring of Honor”A mural titled “The Ring of Honor” sat high above the press box on the western side of the Mellon Arena. The mural honored the franchise’s...

Ryan Wilson: Live Blog: Penguins up 2-0 On Devils After 1 Period

1st Period Penguins first goal was a combination of very smart hockey and very simple hockey. The Penguins over the past few years have grown accustomed to their long stretch passes as a means of breaking out. Usually they end with the forward in the neutral zone just chipping it into the opposition's zone. tonight Beau Bennett received the pass and then utilized the fact...

Penguins Announce Vokoun Out 3-6 Months

GM Shero on Vokoun: Out 3-6 months #Pens — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) October 2, 2013   GM Shero on Vokoun: They'll evaluate after 3 months. Most important thing is his health. He can stay active during that time. — Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) October 2, 2013

Elias in for Devils, Neal questionable for Penguins

New Jersey Devils forward Patrik Elias is expected to skate Thursday against the Pittsburgh Penguins despite a groin injury while Penguins forward James Neal is a game-time decision with an upper-body injury. The Devils cleared a roster spot to activate Elias by placing defenseman Alexander Urbom on waivers Wednesday; he was claimed Thursday by the Washington Capitals. Neal skated...

TPNRS: Plan The Parade! Post Game Recap

Tune in at 10:00 PM and subscribe to the show on iTunes. Join hosts Casey Johnston, Nick Richter,  and Ken Will on the last show of the preseason. Twitter: @ThePensNation, @PensNation_Ken, @PensNation_Nick, @CaseyR82 Games Recap: Pens vs Devils Marc-Andre Fleury’s Shutout Roy’s Rage YOUR Three Stars of the Game.  
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