Found December 07, 2011 on The Pensblog:
In the offseason, Jaromir Jagr signed for 3.3 million with the Flyers. The Penguins had that money available but they decided to pay Tyler Kennedy 2.0 million and Steve Sullivan 1.5 million. Basically, the Pens got two players instead of one. And based on the stats it is a dead heat.   Readmore for the breakdown   We'll start with ol' Double J: His 21 current points would put him 3rd on the Pens. By all accounts the Double J has been a success. He has missed a few games with a groin injury. The whole world awaits his appearance on 24/7.   Now to TK: TK was concussed so it is hard to judge. He had one of his better games of the season against the Bruins.   Sullivan: Sullivan has been great in our opinion. He has given Neal and Malkin a steady line-mate. He probably hasn't scored enough to make him a big time sleeper signing, but his best hockey may be in front of him this season.   ...

Brooks Orpik Not Surprised Jagr Came To Philly

Brooks Orpik, Penguins defenseman, spoke to the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and had some interesting things to say about Jaromir Jagr. "With that guy, you never know," defenseman Brooks Orpik said. "With his personality, I wasn't shocked that he went to Philly." What? Can someone please tell me what that means? Is that a shot at Philly or Jagr? Or both?

In other news Evgeni Malkin posed with the Alien from Alien

Via PSAMP: No idea.

Sidney Crosby will miss visits to Philly, Long Island

The Philadelphia stop on Sidney Crosby's comeback tour was going to be appointment hockey on Thursday night. Alas, Crosby will miss that game and their game at the New York Islanders for precautionary reasons. From the Penguins: "Sidney took a hard hit during our game against Boston Monday night and wasn't feeling 100 percent," Penguins General Manager Ray Shero...

Philadelphia Flyers & Pittsburgh Penguins Lines For Tonight's Game

Pens and Flyers for the first time this year. It's weird that these two teams played each other three times in October last season, but that they haven't met until now this year. Pittsburgh Penguins Lines from Steve Sullivan - Evgeni Malkin - James Neal Chris Kunitz - Jordan Staal - Tyler Kennedy Matt Cooke - Joe Vitale - Pascal...

Sidney Crosby Has To Miss Two Games Because Of This Hit

He's been back for just eight games since he ended his 10-month absence because of a concussion, but Sidney Crosby won't play tomorrow in Philly or Saturday at the Islanders, the Penguins have announced. More »

NHL Realignment: What It Means For The Penguins

The NHL Board of Governors approved the realignment of the league into four conferences.  Two conferences will have eight teams in it, and two will have seven.  It's a stark departure from the current format of two conferences with three divisions each.The Conferences break down like this:New Jersey/Philadelphia/Pittsburgh/NY Rangers/NY Islanders/Washington/CarolinaBoston/Montreal...

Crosby to miss next two games as precaution

Sidney Crosby will sit out the Penguins' next two games as a precaution after taking a hard hit in Monday's game against the Bruins, the Penguins said on their website.

'I just want to be smart with this'

PHT: Sidney Crosby talks about the headache he suffered after practice Wednesday and why he’s sitting out tonight’s game against Philadelphia and Saturday’s against the Islanders.

Pens prep to meet former teammate Talbot

The Penguins visit the Flyers at Wells Fargo Center, and Max Talbot has found a new home in Philadelphia, posting six goals and six assists in 25 games.

Penguins star Sidney Crosby to sit 2 games as precaution after colliding with teammate

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Sidney Crosby to miss two games after hit

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Pens Like New NHL Conference Format

The Penguins are going back to the future. At least that’s sort of how the NHL’s new realignment and playoff format is shaping up following Monday evening’s 26-4 vote by the Board of Governors in approving a new four-conference a...
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