Found September 19, 2013 on PensInitiative:
Being a fan of the Pittsburgh penguins is pretty cool. We boast a line-up of stars that very few fan bases have ever seen. We have one of the best young snipers in James "the real deal" Neal. We have the dreamy, sexy-haired defenseman Kris Letang. The globe trotting, selfie taking, quote machine that is Evgeni "Geno" Malkin. Those 3 alone would make most teams favorites, yet we still boast the best in the world - Sidney Crosby. Go ahead, read the rest »

Pittsburgh Penguins Re-Assign Eric Hartzell to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

The Pittsburgh Penguins made another cut from their training camp roster today. Goaltender Eric Hartzell was re-assigned to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. They open their camp tomorrow. With this move, the Penguins now have 43 players remaining on the Pittsburgh training camp roster. Here is the breakdown by position: Center (8): Sidney Crosby, Nick Drazenovic, Andrew Ebbett, Evgeni Malkin...

The Straw That Stirs the Drink by @ExcitedBobErrey

Ray Shero knew that he was getting a steal in the spring of 2011 when he managed to pry James Neal away from the Dallas Stars for just Alex Goligoski.  That much is underscored by Shero somehow bringing back a capable NHL defenseman in Matt Niskanen as well.  And while the logic from Dallas centered around the team desperately needing a puck moving defenseman, the Stars really...

Improving The Bottom-Six is Crucial to the Penguins Success

  Getty Images by Rich Miller (@PensBender) The Pittsburgh Penguins have arguably the best two top lines in hockey.  Having two of the best players in the world centering said lines certainly doesn’t hurt that argument.  It’s a very realistic possibility, assuming that everyone stays healthy, each member of the Penguins top-six could score over 60 points this season, including...

Sidney Crosby strong in Penguins' win over Blackhawks

Sidney Crosby looks ready for the real stuff. He flashed regular-season form — including a on-one-knee goal — in the Penguins' 4-3 shootout win over the Chicago Blackhawks in an exhibition game United Center on Thursday. Defenseman Derrick Pouliot and fellow center Joe Vitale joined Crosby as Penguins' scorers. Goalie Tomas Vokoun played the entire game and did not...

Goers Invited to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins Camp

Goers spent 2009-20012 with the ECHL’s Las Vegas Wranglers. (Photo/Las Vegas Wranglers/ECHL) The American Hockey League training camps are about set to get underway over the weekend and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins have announced their roster for camp, which includes a former River Hawk. Barry Goers has been extended the invitation to join the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton...

Bennett lifts Penguins past Blackhawks in shootout

Beau Bennett scored the lone goal in the shootout, and the Pittsburgh Penguins rebounded after giving up a two-goal lead to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 4-3 Thursday night. Sidney Crosby, Derrick Pouliot and Joe Vitale scored in regulation for Pittsburgh (1-1-1). Chicago's Brandon Bollig shoveled in a rebound from a scrum in front of the net with 6:53 left in the third to tie...

Evgeni Malkin Hockey Pool Picks 2013 2014

Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins is the #4 forward points-only hockey pool pick. He is a Russian born center who is 27 years old. He is an outstanding playmaker and sniper. With James Neal on his line, he is going to make an impact for your fantasy team. Malkin has historically racked up more points when Sidney Crosby has been out of the lineup. A downside to drafting is he has

This Week in Penguins History by @robullman

Saying Goodbye to Some Former Pens

Before the regular season officially starts, we figured that it would make sense to say goodbye to the players who left the Penguins during the offseason. So, after tthe jump, that's exactly what we do. Tyler Kennedy We made fun of Tyler Kennedy a lot over the years and, in many cases, it was warranted. No one could hit a goaltender's chest quite like...

Preseason Gameday: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Chicago Blackhawks

Pens are in Chicago tonight. 8:00pm start. Where to watch ROOT Sports will broadcast the game starting with a pregame at 7:30pm. You can listen to the game on WXDX. Live Streams -- if you have one throw it in the comments. Lines posted these lines: Kunitz-Crosby-Kobasew D'Agostini-Sutter-Bennett Megna-Vitale-Jeffrey MacIntyre...

Video- Gary Bettman Talks Stadium Series Game From Soldier Field

Gary Bettman discusses the Stadium Series game at Soldier Field in Chicago between the Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins.  

LINK CITY: ESPN is the worst! ESPN is the best!

It goes without saying that ESPN is not the place to go for hockey. We all know this. Still, some do, and when they do they see something like this. The top 100 forwards list is whatever. But check out some of the pics they used. Kunitz made the list. The Chris Kunitz from four-years ago also made it. Oh and the 13 year-old James Neal made the list too. ...
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