Found March 17, 2012 on HockeyBuzz:
Match-up - Penguins (43-21-5 - 91 points) @ Devils (41-25-5 - 87 points) Road/Home records - 19-13-3 -------------- 20-12-3 TV - MSG Plus, Root (HD) Puck drop - 1:00 PM ET Season series - Devils lead 3-1 Last 10: Pittsburgh 10-0-0 / New Jersey 6-3-1 Projected starting goalies - Marc-Andre Fleury (PIT) vs. Martin Brodeur (NJ) Battle of the stats Goals for/against per game Pittsburg...

Crosby credited with 2nd assist in return to lineup

Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby's return to the ice looked even better the following day - at least in the scoring column. Crosby, who was back in the lineup Thursday night after missing 40 games with concussion-like symptoms, had an assist in Thursday's 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers that extended Pittsburgh's winning streak to 10 games. On Friday...

Crosby's return a hit on Broadway as Pens top NYR

The questions surrounding the Pittsburgh Penguins are quickly being answered. Questions such as: How good would the Penguins be if Sidney Crosby and the rest of their injured players were healthy in time for the playoffs? Will the return of Crosby to a club surging without him disrupt the mojo that had the Penguins storming toward the top of the Eastern Conference? On one Thursday...

Stone-Wall Brodeur prevents the Avalanche from freezing over The Rock

A goaltending matchup tonight by two Vets who squared off in the 2003 Cup Finals, hometown hero Martin Brodeur welcomed Avs netminder Jenn-Sebastian Gigure in a game who's main focus was primarily on two men, nearly HALF their age; Gabriel Langdeskog of Colorado, 19 years of age, visiting Devils rookie sensation, 22 year old Adam Henrique. Henrique entering play tonight tied...

#PaulMartinPowerball: 03.17.12 $375 - New rules

 Only one entry per person/per game Read below, there is a new little rule of a second hash tag. Running Twitter contest for the rest of the season.  We will be raising the pot every game.   Huge thanks to for this new PaulMartinPowerball song:   How to play: 1. Get yourself a Twitter account and guess the time...

Friday (3/16/12) Headlines

Bergen Record - Rangers ripped by Crosby-led Pens, 5-2New York Post - Penguins cut Rangers’ lead to four points in Crosby’s returnDaily News - No Kid-ing: Sid leads Pens past NYRNew York Times - Crosby Blends In as Penguins Stand Tall Against RangersNewsday - Penguins get Sidney Crosby back, roll past RangersRemember to follow me on Twitter & Facebook or e-mail me at ...

Game 72: Break out the Retro Uniforms!!

Game 72 - Pittsburgh Penguins  vs New Jersey Devils Date and Time: Saturday March 17, 2012, 1 PM       Location: Prudential Center TV: MSG Plus (Devils Pregame at 12:30)     Radio: WFAN 660 AM The Matchup: The red hot Pittsburgh Penguins skate into town. This will be the 5th of 6 total meetings this season, The Devils have won the last 3 meetings. Would you like a stat...

New Jersey Hits the Iceburgh – Devils Fall at Home to the Penguins

To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, the Devils for the third consecutive year, wore their retro jerseys from 1982-1992. The sellout crowd of 17,625 at the Prudential Center was anticipating a huge win from the Devils to snap the Penguins’ 10 game winning streak. Unfortunately, the St. Patty’s Day “luck” per se, wasn’t with them today as Pittsburgh breezed through Newark...

#PaulMartinPowerball: 03.17.12 $365

 Only one entry per person/per game Running Twitter contest for the rest of the season.  We will be raising the pot every game.   Huge thanks to for this new PaulMartinPowerball song:   How to play: 1. Get yourself a Twitter account and guess the time and period Paul Martin will score a goal. Using this...

Chris Kunitz and Scott Hartnell Meet In A Scrum

Chris Kunitz has a flashback to his Anaheim days, gets involved with Hartnell, just to play the agitator role. Also from the same game, Hartnell high sticks his own player, Zac Rinaldo.  You can watch the incident below… Continue reading "Chris Kunitz and Scott Hartnell Meet In A Scrum"

Bill Meltzer: Flyers Gameday: 3/18/12 vs. Penguins

PREVIEW 12:30 AM EDT In the final installment of their three-game-in-four-day gauntlet and the start of a five-game homestand, the Philadelphia Flyers (41-22-8) return to the Wells Fargo Center to take on the hottest team in the NHL, the Pittsburgh Penguins (44-21-5). The game starts at 12:30 p.m. EDT and will be broadcast nationally on NBC. This is the fourth of six meetings...

John Toperzer: GAMEDAY! Third Atlantic Division Regulation Win in Four Days?

Pens (44-21-5, 20-13-3 road) at Flyers (41-22-8, 18-10-5 home), Wells Fargo Center, 12:30 pm EDT Follow me on Twitter @JohnToperzer - Are we happy with Tyler Kennedy? He played an active game Saturday but failed to score for the 21st time in 22 games and that’s basically what he gets paid to do. He certainly shoots enough. Linemate Sidney Crosby was unhappy that he...

SECOND PERIOD: 1-1, Good road period

James Neal gave the Pens the lead on the the James Neal ™ play. Andy Greene tied it for the Devils
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