Found February 14, 2012 on The Pensblog:
Everyday until the trade deadline we'll post a proposed Penguins trade. You can send yours in over email to But don't bother sending just the trade proposal. We want a detailed post with cap numbers, reasoning, etc.  It should be noted that these are just ideas, these are not rumors. This trade proposal was sent in by Joe S: Teams: Pittsburgh Penguins / Nashville Predators To Pittsburgh: Sergei Kostitsyn To Nashville: Matt Niskanen Reasoning: This trade works well for both teams. Nashville is going to need puck-moving defenseman with Shea Weber and Ryan Suter's future in question. Suter already claimed he's going to test free agency, regardless if he's traded or not and Shea Weber probably will do the same. Niskanen gives Nashville a solid, mobile, puck-moving defenseman who's 24 years old that would fit Barry Trotz's system like a glove. Kostitsyn gives the Penguins a skilled winger who can p...

Penguins Malkin named NHL ‘Second Star’ of the week

I feel like I write one about Malkin being some kind of star, month or week, all the time.  I also believe that this comes to no one’s surprise that he received yet another weekly honor.   According to the Pens website this is the 6th time this season Malkin has been been honored by the NHL.  In his last 5 games he has 5 goals and 5 assists, averaging 2 points a game in that...

Proposed Penguin trades: Day 5

Everyday until the trade deadline we'll post a proposed Penguins trade. You can send yours in over email to But don't bother sending just the trade proposal. We want a detailed post with cap numbers, reasoning, etc.   This proposed trade is from reader Justin R.   Teams: St.Louis Blues/ Pittsburgh Penguins To Pittsburgh...

John Toperzer: Should the Penguins bench Paul Martin?

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Former Senators Forward Mike Comrie Announces Retirement

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Penguins' Malkin is NHL's No. 2 star of week

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Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Anaheim Ducks – Game 57

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