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Penguins defenseman Kris Letang and left winger James Neal helped Team Alfredsson beat Team Chara, 21-12, in the NHL's skill competition at ScotiaBank Place in Ottawa.
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ESPN’s John Buccigross, one of the only ESPN folks that I actually like (probably because he likes hockey), came out with a list of the NHL’s top 100 this last week, and he showed some of our Pens some love. Five Penguins showed up on the writer’s list with all 6 being 75 or better, 3 in the top 12 and 2 of the top 3 overall. I didn’t run an overall tally of how many...
Pittsburgh Penguins star center Sidney Crosby missed most of last season after receiving hits to his head in back-to-back games. He was diagnosed with a concussion on January 5th and missed nearly 10 months of action before returning this season. Crosby played eight games before getting hurt again after taking another hit to the head. He has been out since December.
The biggest story of All-Star weekend wasn't the 21 goals scored in the game. Sidney Crosby's injured vertebrae has everyone holding their collective breath, writes Michael Farber.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins 3, Connecticut Whale 2 (OT)
By Brian Ring
Hartford, CT, January 27, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale were defeated by the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins, 3-2 in overtime, Friday night before 4,163 at the XL Center in Hartford. Ex-Whale Jason Williams scored the overtime game-winner for the Penguins, while Whale goaltender Chad Johnson made 37 saves to...
Sidney Crosby is in Pittsburgh, plans to continue on-ice workouts and ideally will learn this week if he has spent almost 13 months recovering from a neck injury in addition to a concussion.
Evgeni Malkin was offered a Russian translator and the famous Ottawa doughy treat known as Beaver Tail on Friday afternoon.
The NHL All-Star Game played out in normal fashion Sunday at Scotiabank Place. A night earlier, health news about Sidney Crosby fairly well upstaged the skills challenge.
A California doctors says Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is recovering from a neck injury in addition to a concussion. Crosby visited with neurological spine specialist Dr. Robert S. Bray in Los Angeles this week to treat lingering concussion-like symptoms. The team issued a statement Saturday night saying Bray diagnosed Crosby with a concussion and an unspecified neck injury...
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If new findings are correct, those assembled by the Penguins and Sidney Crosby to treat his ailment have some serious explaining to do.
OTTAWA – At the 2009 NHL All-Star Game in Montreal, Evgeni Malkin participated in the Accuracy Challenge.
He dazzled by hitting all four targets in the first round before tagging three of four in the second round.
While Evgeni Malkin, James Neal, and Kris Letang represented the Penguins at the 2012 All-Star weekend from Jan. 26-29 in Ottawa, the rest of the team had a five-day vacation.
The first instinct would be to go somewhere warm- and many of the P...
Jason Pominville is having himself a beauty of an All Star Game. He's skating with MILL Hall of Famer, Johnny Tavares' nephew, JT, and Pittsburgh Penguin sniper James Neal.
Down 3-1 in the first period to Team Chara, Pommer assisted on Tavares' beauty of a goal at 13:49.
At 7:17 of the second period, Pommer scored a dandy by banking the puck in off of Montreal...