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The Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals are teaming up to raise money for the families of the Russian hockey players killed in a plane crash last month. The teams will wear commemorative patches honoring the 28 Lokomotiv Yaroslavl players who died when their plane went down in western Russia when the rivals meet on Oct.
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Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby skated with the team on Wednesday, but still doesn't know when he will be able to play in a game.
The star center has been sidelined since Jan. 5 because of post-concussion symptoms.
Crosby hasn't been cleared for contact in practice and will miss at least the first few games of the regular season, which opens on Thursday when the...
Yesterday I unveiled my predictions for both conferences (East and West). In there I stated that the Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks would both make it to the Stanley Cup final. Here are five reasons why the Pens will come out on top and take home Lord Stanley this season.1. Evgeni Malkin’s dominanceThe Evgeni Malkin we all know is back. After a summer full of rigorous...
The Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals will put their rivalry on hold for one night for a good cause. The two teams are joining forces on Oct. 13 to raise money for the families of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl, the Russian KHL team whose plane crashed in September while traveling to the team's season opener. The two NHL teams will wear commemorative patches on their jerseys during...
TSN has unveiled the NHL’s Top 50 players heading into the 2011-12 hockey season based on selections by a panel of experts, and this year’s top player once again is Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby.
The order for the Top 50 was determined by a cumulative point system based on individual rankings.
continued and the first three are Crosby, Ovechkin and Datsyuk while...
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby's return to the ice will have to wait a little longer.
Centre Sidney Crosby practised with Pittsburgh Penguins in Vancouver today but doesn't know when he will be able to return to the NHL.
It isn’t often that the Pittsburgh Penguins and Washington Capitals are on the same team in any cause. In fact, they are probably two of the biggest rivals in the National Hockey League, however there is one cause that is big enough to bring these two Eastern Conference foes together—raising funds for the families of those lost in the Lokomotiv Yaroslavl disaster. The teams have...
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby skated with the team on Wednesday, but still doesn't know when he will be able to play in a game. The star center has been sidelined since Jan. 5 because of post-concussion symptoms. Crosby hasn't been cleared for contact in practice and will miss at least the first few games of the regular season, which opens on Thursday when the...
Sure, the Penguins and Capitals may be two of the NHL’s biggest rivals.
And yes, each team features an incredibly talented Russian superstar – Evgeni Malkin for the Penguins, Alex Ovechkin for the Capitals – who have each made...
Sidney Crosby didn't expect to return to Vancouver this way. Crosby, still mending eight months after receiving a concussion, accompanied the Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday as they began their first road trip of the season.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby's return to the ice will have to wait a little longer.
The Pittsburgh Penguins nearly caught the Flyers for the Atlantic Division title last season and did so without Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin for the second half of the season.
Jordan Staal not on the ice for practice (10:01 AM)
Line combos (10:03 AM).
Here are how the line combos shake down:
The Penguins, identified by their forwards, invested unprecedented money on the blue line, and those defensemen believe the team's reward is still in the works.
On paper the Pens team looks like the most complete team general manager Ray Shero has assembled for the start of a season.