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The Sports Blitz:
Welcome to the Sports Blitz’s March Round up of NHL action around the league. We’re releasing this one early thanks to the big Iginla trade and so we could cover the trade deadline before TSN blankets your Twitter account on Wednesday. We’ll be back next week with a full recap and reaction to every trade that goes down.
The Pittsburgh Penguins continued riding their hot streak on and off the ice when they picked up Jarome Iginla at no cost to their current roster.... Read more
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AROUND THE WEB
It’s been a long two days since the Bruins last played, and there was no shortage of drama during that time.
After blowing late leads against the Montreal Canadiens and losing out on the Jarome Iginla sweepstakes, the Bruins would be well within their rights to come out angry Saturday in Philadelphia. Of course, they’re professionals and will likely keep an even keel, but it...
Jarome Iginla will be making his Pittsburgh Penguins debut today versus the New York Islanders at 1:00 PM ET. Stay here for live updates via Twitter and pictures of Iginla in his new Penguins jersey. Live stream will be available on our website soon...Tags: Jarome Iginla Penguins Jersey, Jarome Iginla Pittsburgh Penguins, Pittsburgh Penguins versus New York Islanders Live Stream...
Less than a week ago, Matt Bartkowski was thought to be headed for Calgary. The rookie defenseman was one of the Bruins prospects involved in the proposed trade for Flames star Jarome Iginla.
But Iginla opted to take his talents to Pittsburgh, so Bartkowski stayed put and on Sunday found his way onto the scoresheet for the first time. The 24-year-old assisted on David Krejci‘s...
So the Bruins lost out on Jarome Iginla last week. But fans who are still upset that the former Flames captain chose Pittsburgh over Boston can smile once again, as it appears as if Jaromir Jagr is coming to Boston.
Which player is a better pick up? Jagr heading to the B’s or Iginla to the Pens? Both are future Hockey Hall of Fame wingers and both can put the puck in the net...
The Penguins will have to go for their 15th straight victory Saturday without their captain Sidney Crosby.
The Pittsburgh superstar took a puck right to the face in the first period against the Islanders, and was forced to head to the hospital after the injury. Teammate Brooks Orpik‘s shot deflected and struck Crosby directly in the face, causing him to bleed and leave the game...
Ron MacLean of HNIC chatted with Jarome Iginla today via satellite after his first game with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Iginla discusses his first game with the Penguins and the trade process.
Now that Jarome Iginla has departed Calgary, teams have stepped up their bidding for defenseman Jay Bouwmeester. Since he has a year remaining on his contract – at $6.6 million – contenders might be willing to spend more for him that they would on a rental player like Iginla.The St. Louis Blues are shopping for a defenseman to pair with Alex Pietrangelo. That team could offer...
As the Pittsburgh Penguins were putting the finishing touches on their 15th consecutive win Saturday afternoon, the Bruins were putting the finishing touches on arguably their worst showing of the season.
And we’re all supposed to be shocked and dismayed that Jarome Iginla picked the Pens over the B’s?
The Bruins, despite coming off their final two-day break this season, sleepwalked...
Jarome Iginla will not be donning the spoked-B any time soon and the Lightning have shot down trade talk involving Martin St. Louis, but that does not mean the Bruins cannot still dream big as the NHL trade deadline approaches.
Brian Campbell is the solid defenseman the Bruins could use, but the Panthers might need some convincing to part with him. Calgary’s Jay Bouwmeester, San...
Edmonton Oilers coach Ralph Krueger doesn't expect any less of an effort from the Calgary Flames even though one of Edmonton's most famous natives is no longer a part of this rivalry.
The Oilers have won a season-high three straight but have endured recent problems against the Flames, who are trying to end the longest road losing streak in franchise history as they continue...
A lot of things happened on Saturday.
We got news of Paul Martin being out for 6 weeks.
Jarome Iginla announced he would play.
Sidney Crosby's teeth got destroyed by a slapshot and went to the hospital.
Chris Kunitz got kicked out and will be facing a suspension.
But of all those things, the top moment was Matt Cooke scoring the game-winning...
We're starting a new month, *******. Against the Sabres, of all people. Ew.
And the coaching staff has scratched Joe Vitale without our permission.
OTHER THINGS THAT ARE UNACCEPTABLE: Jaromir Jagr traded to the Bruins. Can't wait to be at that game and **** some people up.
More acceptable things: Brooksie has played 622 games, the most of any Penguins...
Usually for a particular sport's trade deadline we wait until the day of the deadline to run a live blog, but there's so much activity today that if we waited, we might get pre-empted. So I thought I'd fire up the blog now - what are your thoughts about the Stars' firesale? How about the Pens' trades from last week?
Jarome Iginla, Jaromir Jagr, Brenden...