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Saturday Night the Penguins faced off against the Toronto Maple Leafs. James Reimer managed to make 38 saves as he lead the Leafs to a 4-1 victory in Toronto.
The first period was a tough exchange for who could get the most penalties. For the most part back and forth. There were also goals. The first was scored by Pittsburgh when Pittsburgh's fan favorite Kris Letang buried a snapshot behind Toronto net minder James Reimer. An assist would go to Evgeni Malkin.
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The Pittsburgh Penguins are banged up all over, and won’t be getting James Neal back out on the ice for at least another week. As in, back out on the ice to practice—something that the top-six winger hasn’t done since October 3 when he was originally injured. The fear of some serious rink rust kicks in at that point.
Being able to skate in a practice and being adjusted to...
Maple Leafs 4 Penguins 1
By: Meesh Shanmugam (@HockeyMeesh)
Letang (1) (PP) from Malkin, Martin
First Goal For (Letang)
Paul Martin pinches down the left side boards on the powerplay to retrieve a rebound and picks up the puck half way into the zone. He passes the puck to Evgeni Malkin below the goal line. Malkin skates behind the goal as Kris Letang skates...
James Reimer wanted to keep things simple in his return.
It had been a while since he started a game for the Toronto Maple Leafs.
And his return came against Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin and the potent Pittsburgh Penguins.
''Maybe there was some circumstances surrounding the game, but honestly I didn't really pay much attention to them or think about them much,'...
This is Nazem Kadri's opportunity.
With Tyler Bozak expected to miss at least a week because of a lower-body injury, the Toronto Maple Leafs are counting on Kadri to fill his spot as the first-line centre between James van Riemsdyk and Phil Kessel. If Saturday night's showing against the Pittsburgh Penguins was any indication, Kadri is well-suited for that promotion, even...
The Toronto Maple Leafs have another forward out of the lineup as Tyler Bozak will be out for the next 7-10 days with a lower body injury, as reported by Chris Johnston of Rogers Sportsnet. The injury comes at a difficult time for the Leafs, as Joffrey Lupul just got hurt, and Nikolai Kulemin hasn’t played since October 2nd. Through the first 11 games on the season, Bozak has three...
Pittsburgh Penguins (7-3-0) @ Toronto Maple Leafs (7-4-0)
Root Sports, CBC - 7:00 pm/et
Air Canada Centre - Toronto, ON
Saturday night on CBC. It's a big game for the Pens and for the Leafs. Like it or not, Saturday night in Toronto is the big time in hockey. The lights are bright, the pre-game video package is epic and Don Cherry is confused and out of...
Phil Kessel has scored five goals in three games, including a hat-trick against Anaheim, his fourth in his career.
This past week has been good for Phil Kessel. He recorded his fourth career hat-trick (second as a Leaf) in a 4-2 win the over the Anaheim Ducks, scored a goal in a 5-2 loss against the Columbus Blue Jackets, and scored another goal in a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh...
For the Maple Leafs to beat the likes of Sidney Crosby, they must psyche themselves like Sidney Crosby.
That was the message coach Randy Carlyle was pumping to his under-manned team before they met the NHL’s leading scorer, along with the equally dangerous Evgeni Malkin and the rest of the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
Staff and players were on the same page in the 4...
By: Casey Johnston (@CaseyR82)
Last Game for the Pens: Saturday, a 4-1 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs. Kris Letang opened up the scoring for the Penguins with a power play goal at 6:52 into the first period. However, the Maple Leafs would go on to score four unanswered goals over the course of the game. Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 26 of 29 shots while his counterpart, James...
The Pittsburgh Penguins have had plenty of shots on goal in the last three games but not too many have gone in the net.
A lack of goals hasn't been an issue for Pittsburgh in recent matchups with the Carolina Hurricanes.
The Penguins will try to snap a three-game losing streak Monday night by continuing their success against a Hurricanes team that's missing top goaltender...
Some notes and team line combinations for tonight as the Penguins visit Carolina.
Rob Scuderi is still out of action, which is bad news for the Pens.
Also bad news is the Penguins' power play. It's been 1-for-15 in the last three games. Clearly James Neal is missed.
Pittsburgh Penguins lines via Penguins.NHL.com:
Chris Kunitz ...
Pittsburgh Penguins (7-4-0) @ Carolina Hurricanes (4-4-3)
Root Sports, FS-CR - 7:00 pm/et
PNC Arena, Raleigh, NC
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The Pens bring their three-game losing streak into Carolina to play the Hurricanes. Scuderi, Bennett and Neal are still out for the Pens. Basically everyone not named Staal is injured for Carolina.
Double J, Jussi...