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The Pens have unveiled a new Fan Loyalty Program. Read about it here. On the surface, there is nothing bad about this move by the Penguins. Rewarding fan loyalty with some free swag? It's a great gesture. The Pens made some moves during the first four home games of the season, too, with stuff like free concessions and discounted merchandise at the PensGear store, so they're really going out of their way to thank the fans after the lockout.
But there are some catches to this, as it seems more like a CONSOL Energy Center and city of Pittsburgh Loyalty Program. Read More...
We downloaded the app and went through the quick registration process. Great app, by the way.
Basically, by partaking in certain activities involving the Penguins, you can build up points that will eventually translate into some free Pens gear and soda.
The downside: The big rewards are slanted toward season-ticket holders and Pittsburgh residents.
Non-Pittsburgh area re...
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The cause of this fight was McCormick’s questionable hit on Penguins forward Brandon Sutter earlier, and when these two veteran enforcers met up, they fought for a good 40+ seconds.
Pittsburgh coach Dan Bylsma took exception to the hit, which he thought was high. “I don’t think he had the puck,” he told Josh Yole of Tribune-Review.
Gotta appreciate the gentlemanly McCormick...
(Insert Petr Svoboda joke here...dicks)
It's officially Penguin season, everyone. Ron Cook has called out Evgeni Malkin!
Not going to lie here, we didn't even read much of the article.But we can guess what was said. From what we did see, Cook, because he knows nothing about hockey fails to mention that Malkin is 5th in the league in assists, and 11th overall...
Last week, Pens GM Ray Shero was reportedly in attendance for the Colorado Avalanche/Minnesota Wild game. His interest in what is otherwise seen as an uninteresting game for the Pittsburgh Penguins, is purely a sign of scouting for a possible trade.The Penguins are rumored to be interested in Devin Setoguchi, as reported by Rob Rossi a few weeks ago, as well as Matt Cullen. Setoguchi...
During the celebration of Hockey Day In America, it’s only fitting that the Buffalo Sabres American goalie Ryan Miller delivered this absolute gem. Tied 3-3 late in the 3rd period, Pittsburgh Penguins forward James Neal somehow got wide open in the Sabres zone. Sidney Crosby hit Neal with a perfect pass, and Ryan Miller miraculously came across the crease and snagged it out...
The two teams faceoff tonight on NBCSN, TSN2 and RDS starting at 7:30pm ET.
1. Whatâs wrong with Evgeni Malkin, who has one even-strength goal?
2. Should the Pens send Beau Bennett, playing on the third line, back to Wilkes-Barre?
3. Who do you like better on the point for power plays, Kris Letang or Paul Martin? Why?
4. Can you name the Pensâ top three forward prospects after Bennett?
5. Are you concerned with the...
Holly Murray’s NHL Power Rankings The elite teams are beginning to separate themselves from the pretenders as Chicago continues to impress. The Pittsburgh Penguins are waddling their way back to the top while the Sharks are migrating South. It’s a crowded mess in the middle of the league and for some reason there’s about four [...]
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From the St. Catherines Standard's Dan Dakin:
Standing there in front of little Rowan Langille was the guy whose name is on his favourite hockey stick. The guy who he watches playing his favourite sport on television. The guy who is easily his favourite player in the NHL.
Sidney Crosby crouched down to be at eye level with the four-year-old boy fighting cancer that started...
Does it not feel like Chrismahanakwanzaa every time the Flyers (7-9-1) take on the Pittsburgh Penguins (11-5-0)? Tonight, the Orange & Black, coming off of a 7-0 domination of the New York Islanders, are in Pittsburgh taking on the current […]
Philadelphia Flyers (7-9-1) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (11-5-0)
NBCSN, TSN2, RDS, 7:30 pm/et
Consol Energy Center - Pittsburgh, PA
All day you've probably heard joke after joke about how "the Flyers aren't even in the playoff picture right now!" You may have even heard someone talk about how "Jagr was the key to the Flyers' success last...
If Paul Martin hadn't erased two years of disappointing play with his spectactular start to this season, a game-winning goal with under 3 minutes to play would've done the trick, too. Man, that is ******* huge. It's reminiscent of the big moments Sergei Gonchar used to provide.
But Martin wasn't the only hero on Hockey Day in America. Look no further...
The Flyers travel to Pittsburgh to play the Penguins in the final game of Philadelphia’ssix-game road trip in a matchup of two Atlantic division rivals.
The Flyers (7-9-1) come into Wednesday’s contest fresh off of a humbling, 7-0 victoryover the New York Islanders on Monday, a game that saw the team in complete...
Pens-Flyers set to renew rivalry Wednesday night at CONSOL
Flyers (7-9-1, 3-8 Road) at Pens (11-5, 3-3 Home), 7:30 pm ET, NBC Sports
The Penguins will be looking to improve to 6-3 against Atlantic Division foes Wednesday night against Philadelphia. These vaunted âfour-pointâ games are even more important in a shortened season.
Pittsburgh has won eight of its...