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The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned forward Colin McDonald to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced ...
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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...
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"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.
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.
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The weirdest part is that only five goalies are listed on the Roster page, including only two Eastern Conference goalies. (UPDATE...
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...
So what happened?
Are the wheels off of the wagon at this point? The Pens were the victims of more bad luck as Simon Despres left with what looked like a leg injury of some kind. Every other defenseman had to play over 21 minutes. That may have played a role in the lack of defenseman jumping into the play for the Pens.
The Pens did carry the play for much of the first...
Pittsburgh Penguins Coach Dan Bylsma said that Sidney Crosby would skate with the team on its current road trip, which ends Sunday.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Penguins have removed forward Dustin Jeffrey from the injured-reserve list and put defenseman Simon Despres on it.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby resumed skating for the first time in more than a month Friday.
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.
Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby is ready to resume skating.
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SUNRISE, Fla. -- The Penguins halted a six-game losing streak with a 4-1 win over the Florida Panthers tonight at BankAtlantic Center.