Found February 26, 2013 on The Pensblog:
Pittsburgh-penguins-brooks
The Hawks move to 16-0-3. Hossa with the OT goal. Look at that face. Christ. Leaf fans are so much less annoying when they are trolling other fanbases. via @VanessaElleS Brooks Orpik destroys KDKA's Jory Rand after the jump. True story: The summer after the Penguins Cup win, we were invited to a party to see the Stanley Cup. We waited like 3 hours in some line. Behind us was Jory Rand from KDKA. Probably one of the nicest human beings of all time. So here he is getting wrecked. Whose idea was it for the check to happen right at the stanchion?   The Royal Half took over the LA Kings twitter feed last night: They just showed two senior citizens on the KissCam at Staples and surprisingly it wasn't Teemu Selanne and Saku Koivu. -#theroyalhalf — LA Kings (@LAKings) February 26, 2013   Too good. Tumblr     Colligan asks where Dustin Jeffrey fits.   Go Pens  
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Here is a gif of Sidney Crosby using an iPad on the bench

Via the Root Sports feed: Crosby becomes the first person in CEC history to be able to use the wireless. Could you imagine anyone else doing such a thing? Wonder if there will be outrage about this from Don Cherry or some old annoying player? Mario Lemieux probably would have been looking up pics of elite wine if he had an iPad on the bench.  

Eklund: How high will the Penguins go on Letang?

As we sit here now the Penguins still have Kris Letang tied up for another year next year at $3.5 million. He will be due to get a VERY large raise in 2014-15 and as a UFA could command 6-7 per...easy. Last year Letang finished 17th among defensemen in scoring currently this year he sits at third with 15 points in 17 games. Oh, by the way, the 42 points Letang had last year were in 51 games....

Tyler Kennedy: Most Valuable Penguin?

At least that's the case according to some particular "fancy stats." Via the Sporting News: Who's the most valuable player on the Pittsburgh Penguins? Is it the face of the NHL, Sidney Crosby? Is it the league's reigning MVP, Evgeni Malkin? How about goal machine James Neal? According to Michael Schuckers, an associate professor of statistics at...

Bennett's first NHL goal makes the difference in Pens win

No Geno, no problem. Sidney Crosby scored twice, Beau Bennett added his first of his career, and Marc-Andre Fleury made 27 saves as the Penguins defeated the Lightning 5-3 depsite playing without Evgeni Malkin. The win moved Pittsburgh two points ahead of the New Jersey Devils for the Atlantic Division. Crosby gave the Penguins a 1-0 lead just 1:16 into the opening period. Chris...

Penguins Re-Sign Mark Eaton

From the Penguins: The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Mark Eaton to a one-year contract, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero. The deal has an average annual value of $725,000. Eaton, 35, rejoins the Penguins for his second stint after previously playing four seasons with the team between 2006-10. He was a member...

Lightning fall in early hole, lose to Penguins

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Evgeni Malkin stepped up when Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby battled concussion problems for the better part of two seasons. Now, it's Crosby's turn to return the favor. Crosby had two goals and an assist to lead Pittsburgh past the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-3 on Sunday night in the Penguins' first game since reigning MVP Malkin was injured...

RECAP: Doubting Tomas. PENS LOSE.

  So much for being excited about Tomas Vokoun. Vokoun laid his second straight egg in less than a week. If you want to pay someone to **** up, Brent Johnson was half the cost. Vokoun's spent so much time on his back lately, the grandma from Life Alert is worried about her job security.    The Pens didn't do him any favors, though. The Pens took a million penalties...

Welcome Back, Mark Eaton

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed Mark Eaton to a one-year deal. The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed defenseman Mark Eaton to a one-year contract, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero. The deal has an average annual value of $725,000. Eaton, 35, rejoins the Penguins for his second stint after previously playing four seasons...

The Penguins Would Win Corporate Finance's Version of the Stanley Cup, Too

Jordan Staal, Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Marc-Andre Fleury, Bill Guerin and Chris Kunitz all won a Stanley Cup together. And then the skated into the sunset, destined to dominate the world of...corporate finance. Via Reddit via Harrison Mooney comes the above image (full-sized here) of some corporate finance textbook. I can't really come up with many talking points about...

Panthers knockout Tomas Vokoun with four power play goals

Tomas Vokoun was looking for a pleasant homecoming when he returned to Florida to face his formal team. Instead, he was pulled in the second period and the Penguins were forced to play catchup. While they did even the score before the second intermission, a mistake by Kris Letang and a perfect shot from Tomas Fleischmann ended up making the difference as the Panthers defeated the...

Michael Stuart: Penguins Cruise Past Lightning in Offensive Affair

Sometimes a spirited comeback effort just isn’t good enough. Despite a three point performance from Steven Stamkos, the Tampa Bay Lightning were outmatched by the Pittsburgh Penguins, and fell by a score of 5-3. Right from puck drop, the Penguins made the Lightning look like an American Hockey League team. Before the game was eight minutes old, Sidney Crosby had already...

QUICK CAP: Pens take the Bolts 5-3

Pens got out to their usual lead and almost let the Lightning crawl back. Beau Bennett got his first career goal. Recap in the a.m.
NHL News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.