Originally written on The Pensblog  |  Last updated 10/20/14

UNIONDALE, NY - OCTOBER 16: Mark Eaton of the New York Islanders skates against the Colorado Avalanche on October 16, 2010 at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York. The Isles defeated the Avalanche 5-2. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
  The Penguins are making the rest of the Eastern Conference look like a joke. They're winning high-scoring games, low-scoring games, and blowouts. They're winning games against the top teams and the bottom-dwellers.   They've now won 9 straight, a streak that started with the Brandon Sutter game up in Montreal. That was also the first game Mark Eaton dressed for. Since then, they are 7-0 with him in the lineup, 2-0 without him. Interestingly enough, both of those games were against the Leafs.   It was a flawless weekend minus one thing. It appears Kris Letang may have tweaked a groin late in the first period against the Bruins. His absence was well-documented in this one, as the Pens were on the ropes a few times in the second and third periods. But the rest of the D was huge, and the Pens added two more points to the bank.   The Pens' schedule is a little lighter this week. Caps, Isles and Flyers are all coming to CONSOL.   Recap...
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