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Evgeni Malkin scored once, but later hit two posts and was robbed by Detroit goalie Jimmy Howard, as the Penguins ultimately fell to the Red Wings.
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Just a little over two weeks ago the Penguins were sitting pretty good with all their stars healthy and back on the ice. Now we are all of a sudden back to the injury shuffle. In a little surprise Evgeni Malkin wasn’t on the ice this morning for the game day morning skate. Coach Dan Bylsma acknowledged that Malkin would be a game time decision but no further details were...
Coach Dan Bylsma said before the game that Evgeni Malkin, not in morning skate, was a "game-time decision" for the Pens.
The Detroit Red Wings may as well have been playing the Pittsburgh Penguins in April given the sandpapery grit and grind, vicious intensity, immense attention paid to detail by both teams and nothing less than a grudge match’s worth of effort as lines neutralized their opponents and, for a while, anyway, it looked like the game would only showcase Evgeni Malkin and Pavel Datsyuk’s...
Forward Craig Adams became the second Penguins player this season to reach 700 career NHL games when he played Monday night against the Detroit Red Wings at Consol Energy Center. "I'm proud to have played that long," he said. "I don't think they're going to have any ceremonies or anything, but it's a good one."
Sticking with the Red Wings after being called up from the minors isn't easy; Fabian Brunnstrom has tried a handful of times this season, unsuccessfully. In Chris Conner, though, the Wings have found the grit to help make their third line go.
PITTSBURGH (AP) Pavel Datsyuk had a goal and an assist and Jimmy Howard stopped 25 shots to lead the Detroit Red Wings to
a 4-1 victory over the injury-depleted Pittsburgh Penguins on Tuesday night.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have re-assigned forward Jason Williams and defenseman Alexandre Picard to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton of the American Hockey League, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
Sidney Crosby, the Penguins' star center who missed 11 months because of a concussion, is out indefinitely because of recurring symptoms, the team announced on Monday.
BY: DUSTIN POLLACK
If it’s at all possible, Sidney Crosby looked better in his return to the NHL after a 10-month layoff than he did when he left (He was on pace for 64 goals and 132 points.) Crosby’s return on November 21st was emphatic; the 24-year-old scored two goals and added two assists, leading the Penguins to a 5-0 victory over the New York Islanders.
But now, less than...
7:00 CT – Red Wings (19-9-1) @ Predators (15-11-4)Players to watch:DET- Valterri FilppulaFilppula had three points in the last meeting and has been an underrated two-way force this season.NSH- David Legwand‘Leggy’ has five points in the last six games and seems to always raise his two-way game against the Red Wings.Starting goaltenders:DET- Jimmy Howard (2011-12 stats: 14-9...
There is a certain, sad symmetry to it all. Penguins defenseman Zbynek Michalek, who has missed the past seven games because of a concussion, expects to be back in the lineup Friday when they visit the Ottawa Senators.
What the return of Sidney Crosby's concussion symptoms mean for the NHL.