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Yesterday the Penguins signed Tom Kostopoulos to a one year, two-way deal, worth $600,000.
Today, having to pass through waivers, Kostopoulos has been claimed by Uncle Lou and the Devils.
Here is a little snippet on him off of hockeyfights.com:
This season the Mississauga, Ontario native has been playing for Wilkes-Barre/Scranton on a professional tryout contract. Kostopoulos has totaled seve...
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Here we go again, It’s trade season and the trade rumors are swirling all around the Pittsburgh Penguins. This year could be a doozy. The Penguins GM Ray Shero has amassed $8 million in available Salary Cap space. With the Salary...
As always, Mike Colligan delivers an elite performance on a big topic. From the Hockey Writers:
The Penguins will — and do — have interest in Jarome Iginla.
What playoff team wouldn’t want Jarome Iginla?
Come to think of it, what organization can’t call themselves a possible playoff team at this point?
Approximately halfway through the season, the last...
And for a little comic relief, after the break check out the "Duper Cam" where Pascal Dupuis commandeers the camera for a while. Continue reading "Penguins Hold Annual “Skates and Plates” Charity Gala"
Chris Kunitz scored his second goal just 18 seconds into the third period to cap a four-goal rally and lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-4 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
Pascal Dupuis, James Neal and Tyler Kennedy also scored goals for the Atlantic Division-leading Penguins, who won their third straight game.
Jakub Voracek had two power-play goals, Zac...
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There has been a lot of chatter in recent days that Penguins GM Ray Shero is looking for some added depth, but more specifically, support for Sidney Crosby. There have been plenty of names thrown around of late for possible additions to the Penguins lineup, but none more than Jarome Iginla in recent weeks.
It seems the main focus for these...
By Matt Linsky, TiqIQ
Another chapter of the battle for Pennsylvania will take place on Wednesday, when the Pittsburgh Penguins and their high-powered offense cruise into Philadelphia to take on the Flyers. This heated rivalry might be the best one going in the NHL right now, as there is always an abundance of goals, fights, and hits when these interstate rivals take the ice. ...
The Pittsburgh Penguins got one of their best players back in their previous game, and the effect was undeniable.
They could be in line for another boost with the possible return of defenseman Paul Martin on Thursday night against the Flyers in Philadelphia.
The Penguins (15-8-0) went 2-2-0 without Evgeni Malkin after he suffered a concussion from a collision into the boards in...
Official statement from the Predators… NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 5, 2013) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club claimed forward Zach Boychuk on waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins and placed forward Brandon Yip on injured reserve. Boychuk is on a two-way contract worth $625,000 and the NHL level and $105,000 at the AHL ...
Well, that experiment was fun. The Nashville Predators have claimed Zach Boychuk off of waivers.
Boychuk, 23, was Carolina’s first-round pick (14th overall) at the 2008 NHL Entry Draft and appeared in 73 games for the ‘Canes before being acquired off waivers by Pittsburgh in late January.
The former WHL Lethbridge standout then played seven games for Pittsburgh before...
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While on my annual spring training trek last week, I stopped into a McDonaldâs with my Pittsburgh Penguins windbreaker on. The counter staff was about as diverse as possible and I really didnât expect a hockey reference in...