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The Pittsburgh Penguins have lost nine of their past 12 games and are suddenly in trouble of missing the playoffs.
The Penguins hold a two-point lead over the Ottawa Senators, who they travel to play on Tuesday, for one of the two wild card spots in the Eastern Conference.
With the Boston Bruins (95 pts) streaking and the Senators (93 pts)...
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Chris Kunitz knocked a pane of glass off the boards and onto the ice with a big hit on Flyers defenseman Nick Schultz during Wednesday night's game at the CONSOL Energy Center.The pane of glass didn't shatter when it was dislodged. The fans in the front row were alert and appeared to push the glass away from themselves and back towards the ice. The...
It was a rough weekend for the Penguins. But it was even rougher for the people that cover them for a living.
Here is what happened:
The owner of DKonPittsburghSport.com Dejan Kovacevic called out Chris Kunitz after the Penguins loss to the Bruins on Saturday. He said:
Players will whiff. It happens. But when it’s Kunitz and he’s coming off a West Coast trip in which he whiffed...
On a night when Sidney Crosby scored his 100th point of the season (above) — the fifth time he has reached that statistical achievement in his career — during a 4-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday, assisting on a Chris Kunitz goal. But the superstar had a helluva time dealing with some unexpected […] The post Tough night: Sidney Crosby slapped by linesman, takes...
It wouldn't be a NHL game involving the Pittsburgh Penguins without a player leaving the game injured, would it? The answer is no it wouldn't. Pens' forward Chris Kunitz left the game near the end of the second period after taking a nasty hit along the boards.Go ahead, read the rest »
Yes, it is true that Canadians are obsessed with every aspect of the game of hockey. They love the sport sometimes in an unhealthy way. This was seen during the entire 2014 Winter Olympics process, from picking Team Canada, through the actual games. Every single roster move and performance by a player was under a seemingly never happy microscope.Go ahead, read the rest »
The 2014 Olympic hockey rosters have been finalized. In a shocking event, Evgeni Malkin (Russia) and Sidney Crosby (Canada) both made their respected teams. In all seriousness, congrats to those two, and the five other Penguins' players that made their teams, especially since the other five Pens' players, other were pretty much all on the fence. Especially Chris Kunitz, who has caused...
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The Pittsburgh Penguins uveiled the jerseys they will wear on March 1st for the outdoor game at Soldier Field in Chicago against the Blackhawks. The team also released the following video of forward Chris Kunitz modeling the jersey:
What do you think, Penguins fans? Do you like the jerseys? Why or why not? Let us know by submitting a comment on this...