Found January 13, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Ray Shero
TEAMS: Pittsburgh Penguins
Penguins general manager Ray Shero doesn't know when his team's six-game losing streak will end, but he is certain of one thing.

Ray Shero Says the Pens Will Make The Playoffs

From the Trib: "We're making the playoffs, put it that way," Shero told the Tribune-Review on Thursday afternoon. "Anything less is unacceptable." The Penguins, losers of six straight games, have fallen to ninth in the Eastern Conference playoff field with 40 games remaining. Only the top eight teams qualify for the postseason. "...

Penguins star Crosby resumes skating

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has resumed skating for the first time in more than a month. Crosby skated for 27 minutes Friday at the end of the Penguins morning skate. Pittsburgh, which has lost six straight, faces the Florida Panthers later Friday. Out with lingering concussion symptoms, Crosby hasn't played since Dec. 5. He was sidelined for nearly 11 months...

ALL-STAR GAME: James Neal gets to stay at home

James Neal's 21 goals weren't enough to get him into the All-Star Game.  NHL was probably mad that the Penguins were getting people to vote for Sidney Crosby for some reason. Final Vote Totals Complete All-Star Game Roster The weirdest part is that only five goalies are listed on the Roster page, including only two Eastern Conference goalies.  (UPDATE...

Crosby resumes skating, no timetable for return

Sidney Crosby skated for nearly a half hour on Friday, marking his return to the ice for the first time in more than a month. Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Byslma used the team's Twitter account earlier in the week to announce that Crosby would join the team on its road trip. No timetable has been set for his return to game action, however. Plagued by lingering concussion symptoms...

Shero: Answers to End Losing Streak are in Locker Room

The Penguins are in the midst of a six-game losing streak after falling to Washington 1-0 Wednesday night that has dropped the team to ninth place in the Eastern Conference standings. General manager Ray Shero knows that the answer to turning ...

Crosby Set to Resume Skating

Pittsburgh Penguins Coach Dan Bylsma said that Sidney Crosby would skate with the team on its current road trip, which ends Sunday.

Penguins' defenseman Despres onto IR; forward Jeffrey off

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Penguins have removed forward Dustin Jeffrey from the injured-reserve list and put defenseman Simon Despres on it.

Crosby resumes skating with Penguins, still no scheduled return

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby resumed skating for the first time in more than a month Friday.

Pens coach: Sidney Crosby set to resume skating

Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is ready to resume skating.

Crosby Skates in Florida

Penguins captain Sidney Crosby skated following the team’s morning skate at BankAtlantic Center. It was the first time he’s hit the ice since suffering from concussion-like symptoms in early December. “I feel pretty good,&rdq...

Sluggish Penguins shut out on road by Caps

With Sidney Crosby watching from the press box and Alex Ovechkin mainly just watching, the Capitals handed the Penguins a sixth consecutive loss.

Penguins star Sidney Crosby, out with concussion symptoms, resumes skating

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Happy days are here again as losing streak ends at 6 games

Hockey players are a superstitious bunch, but Friday the 13th was lucky for the Penguins. Whether they realized it or not. "I don't know what day it is. I don't know what date it is. But maybe that's what we needed, a little luck," goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury said after making 25 saves in a 4-1 win against the Florida Panthers at BankAtlantic Center.
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