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Who: Pittsburgh Penguins (21-11-4) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (21-10-4) Where: Consol Energry Center When: 7:00 PM EST Channel: ROOT Sports Nearly the same record. That’s almost uncanny. Click here for my prior preview of this series, which goes into detail about last season’s series. A lot has been made, especially on Twitter, about booing Jaromir [...]
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Really good piece from Alan Robinson on NHL.com today about the Penguins struggles against some powerful east teams:
The Penguins are 16-10-3 without Crosby this season, and 39-23-8 over the last two seasons, but being without their best player certainly seems to be hurting them against the best teams. They are 1-5-0 against the top five teams in the Eastern Conference...
When not trying to stop flying pucks, NHL goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is busy explaining the crazy universe that we live in.
Bryzgalov was interviewed for an HBO series "NHL 24/7" and goes into everything from Russian booze to catching tigers to the creation of our universe to crazy defensemen and ending on hot blondes in the below two videos:
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Warm weather in Philadelphia has forced the NHL to postpone the start of the Alumni Classic Saturday.
The outdoor game, which features former players from the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers, is the first event of the Winter Classic Weekend at Citizens Bank Park. The start time was bumped from 1 p.m. ET to 3 p.m., hoping the later start time will allow temperatures to drop...
Jaromir Jagr and Max Talbot both scored in their return to Pittsburgh, leading the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 win over the Penguins on Thursday night.
Kimmo Timonen and Matt Read also scored for the Flyers, and Claude Giroux added two assists as Philadelphia ended the Penguins' four-game winning streak.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 24 shots for the Flyers, who improved to 4-0...
PHILADELPHIA, PA -- As the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers prepare for Monday's Winter Classic, the build up to Saturday's Alumni Game has revolved around the return of a legend.
Eric Lindros' bitter divorce from the Flyers in 2001, and long-time public feud with Bobby Clarke, put a sour end to a promising beginning for the former prospect dubbed "The...
PHILADELPHIA - The cameras were everywhere, on the ice and off it, leading Flyers coach Peter Laviolette to make...
Former Penguins star winger Jaromir Jagr made his first visit Thursday to Consol Energy Center as a member of the rival Philadelphia Flyers.
– Kevin Nash wrote on Twitter last night that he was fine and should be back in action in a couple of weeks.
– Pittsburgh Penguins hockey player Matt Cooke was in attendance for the RAW live event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania last night. He gave WWE Champion CM Punk a tour of the Consol Energy Center and presented him with a hockey stick signed by some of the players.
– On his...