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The Dapper Dan (Sportsman of the Year), founded by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette’s sports editor Al Abrams in 1936, is an annual award given to a Pittsburgh sports figure (both male and female) “who shined the brightest light on Pittsburgh in the preceding year.”
The name, Dapper Dan, comes from how the men were dressed who Abrams was trying to attract as members to what originally...
Penguins center Evgeni Malkin will be one of the guests for Thursday's Cisco NHL Live, which is broadcast on the NHL Network.
Malkin's interview will occur around 6:45 p.m. The show airs Monday through Friday from 5-7 p.m.
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This is becoming something of a family tradition for the Staals. And not an entirely pleasant one. Jordan Staal, a Penguins center, made his 2010-11 debut in the Winter Classic Jan. 1, 2011, at Heinz Field after missing 39 games because of a foot infection and broken hand.
Defenseman Simon Despres gave Penguins fans a glimpse of one of the future team cornerstones during his 13-game NHL stint in Pittsburgh.
For Despres, who was returned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Sunday, his yearlong accolades continue to pile up....
Pens Wednesday: The waiting is the hardest part
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The Penguins are off Wednesday, so donât expect to hear any updates on injured players like Arron Asham or Dustin Jeffrey.
Thanks to those who took the time to answer the Penguins questions from the last thread, especially the ones that re-typed the 10 questions. Stick taps to mventres...
Yahoo! Sports NHL columnist Nick Cotsonika marked a dubious anniversary on Thursday: One year to the day that Sidney Crosby was hit from behind by Victor Hedman.
The ensuing concussion recovery kept the Pittsburgh Penguins captain out through the end of last season until Nov. 21 of this season. Crosby returned with a 4-point night. He had 12 points in eight games. He hasn't played...
The Penguins appeared to have dodged a bullet regarding the health of forwards Pascal Dupuis and Arron Asham.
The Penguins have recalled forward Colin McDonald from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League.
Penguins center Evgeni Malkin has endeared himself to fans with his fun and lighthearted presence on social medium Twitter (@malkin71_).
Malkin at the 2005 World Junior Championshi...
The Penguins and NHL All-Stars have been close to synonymous for several seasons. A year ago, the club practically stole the fan voting, taking four of the six spots decided that way. This year? Crickets. Voting for the 2012 game, Jan. 29 in Ottawa, ended at midnight.
TONIGHT’S GAME: The Rangers will face-off against the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight at CONSOL Energy Center (7:00 p.m.; TV: MSG 2; Radio: 970 The Apple), to conclude their back-to-back set. The Blueshirts currently sit atop the Eastern Conference standings, and rank first in the league overall, with a record of 25-9-4 (54 pts). The Rangers enter [...]
NY Rangers (25-9-4, 13-6-2 Road) at Pen (21-13-4, 11-4-2 Home), CONSOL, 7:00 PM EDT
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The Penguins have some work to do. Two points ahead of ninth-place New Jersey, Pittsburgh does not have a track record of success against the Rangers in recent years. In 2010-11, the Pens went 2-3-1 against New York, including an 0-2-1 mark at CONSOL Energy...