Found May 27, 2013 on Days of Y'Orr:
It's the Bruins and Penguins world and everyone else sucks. Am I doing this right? Here are the current offensive leaders: Not bad. Big surprise is Horton. He seems to be invisible this post-season but he's quietly wracking up the points and is the league's best plus/minus. He also is in second place for GWG these playoffs. They're not as memorable as the 2011 run but a GWG is a GWG, dammit. Also, Krug is only three goals behind Sidney Crosby for the post-season lead and he's played half the number of games. Not bad for the rookie d-man. He also is second place for power play points. Hopefully this trend can continue against Vokoun. Also (Captain Obvious alert) Pitt is stacked. Stopping Malkin/Neal/Crosby is going to be a big task. We'll really get to see how Boston's young defensive-core handles the speed and skill of the Penguins. We love what we've seen from them so far, so this should be a fun series to watch... also, stressful.

Despite the Numbers, Iginla is Being Badly Misused

During the years of the Pittsburgh Penguins three center model, and the emergence of Sidney Crosby as the face of the NHL, the cry from the Penguins fan base was to get Crosby a winger to compliment his talent. Penguins GM Ray Shero appeared to have this high on his priority list as well. Many [...]

Brooks Orpik VS. Chuck Norris

In honor of the 12 years between Pittsburgh Penguins playoff games, we are happy to bring to you the product of a hockey starved mind. The name Chuck Norris is synonymous with the word tough. The question must be asked though, is he as tough as Pittsburgh Penguins Defenseman Brooks Orpik? No way! Here are [...]

Crosby cleared to ditch his headgear

According to's Chris Adamski, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby's been given the OK to play without the jaw protection "headgear" he had to don after he returned from a broken jaw: To protect his jaw and teeth that were damaged when a puck deflected up into his face March 30, Crosby was required to wear a clear plastic apparatus that extended...

Penguins: Things Are Good, But Could Get Much, Much Better

Everyone in Pittsburgh Penguins Nation is riding high after a dominating performance against the Ottawa Senators. This collection of All-Stars has not disappointed by putting on a display of hockey greatness. The thing that everyone needs to realize is that as good as things are, the Penguins are capable of much, much more. Let’s start with Evgeni Malkin. While Malkin does lead...

Pittsburgh Penguins vs Boston Bruins 2013 Playoff Predictions

Saturday, the Penguins & Bruins throw down in the first all black & gold NHL Eastern Conference Finals game since 1992 when the Penguins steamrolled through the Bruins on their way to winning their second Stanley Cup.  We’ve been around the block.  What happened in the 1990′s has nothing to do with these two teams today, other than Jaromir Jagr that is. We’ve...

Kris Letang: Good Outweighs the Bad by @MadChad412

Do you hate good looking defensemen that rack up a lot of points? Well this post is mostly about you, congrats. When it comes to the Pittsburgh Penguins, it seems that some of their players are just easy targets to criticize than others. You never really hear too much criticism aimed at Sidney Crosby and for good reasons. Crosby is a terrific person and a great hockey player who...

Pens making best of time off before East finals

Cleared to play without a plastic apparatus protecting his lower face for the first time since returning from a broken jaw, Sidney Crosby said he'll need a few days to adjust. It appears he'll get just that. Crosby wore a traditional helmet with no mouth or jaw protection during the Pittsburgh Penguins' practice Sunday. Like his teammates, Crosby figures to have at...

Eastern Conference Finals Positional Breakdown: Boston vs. Pittsburgh

The Eastern Conference finals have played out exactly as NHL fans everywhere had hoped.  Pittsburgh vs. Boston. The number-1 seeded Penguins against the number-3 seeded Bruins. The B’s get their shot at taking out arguably the NHL’s best team, with an all-loaded roster led by Sidney Crosby and Evegeni Malkin. There is no shortage of storylines for this Eastern Conference final...

Boston will ‘land’ Iginla, but not in the way they’d hoped

As the Ottawa Sun's Bruce Garrioch suggests, for one player, the Eastern Conference Final may be...A wee bit awkward...Given that he helped scuttle a trade to the team his Pittsbugh Penguins are facing: Jarome Iginla didn't want to join the Boston Bruins. Now, he's got to beat them. In a matchup the Pittsburgh Penguins winger probably would have rather avoided, he...

Report: Bruins/Penguins Series to Begin on Saturday

According to both Joe Haggerty of and John Shannon from, the Eastern Conference Finals between the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins is slated to begin on Saturday evening at 8 pm in Pittsburgh. The entire schedule for this series will not be releasing until the Western Conference second round series is over between the Detriot Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks...

LINK CITY: Vokoun wants to be the man, Iginla, Crosby free

  This brilliant piece by Mike Colligan is from Friday, but it is a must-read on Tomas Vokoun and Fleury. [ The Hockey Writers ] “You play all those years because you want to have a chance to make a difference and be in playoff hockey. Over the years, when I was on other teams and we didn’t make the playoffs, you realize how special it is. You always envy the guys you...

Hockey Porn or The Slot, The Stick and The Box. by @ChicksDigHockey

Hockey has a language all its own. During the Stanley Cup playoffs we’ll see Neal be a sniper, Dupuis hit a slapper and Sidney Crosby will, at least once, go top shelf where Momma keeps the dirty magazines!Did she say dirty magazines? Does she mean porn? Yes. If you watch enough hockey you’ll realize it’s riddled with pornographic innuendo. Some miss it while others are keenly...
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