Sidney Crosby joins the 1,000-point club with assist against Jets

Sidney Crosby moved into quadruple digits for career scoring on Thursday night, joining the 1,000-point club on a first period assist of a Chris Kunitz goal against the Jets.After outmuscling a defender to win a loose puck, Crosby fed Kunitz for a one-timer that found the back of the net. Following the tally, Crosby was saluted with a roaring ovation from the hometown crowd, which...
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Chris Kunitz’s ex-nanny given 5-year prison sentence for stealing

Chris Kunitz entrusted Andrea Forsythe to take care of his home, but instead she robbed him while committing a series of crimes elsewhere. Now, she’s paying the price. The Associated Press reporters Forsythe, who was a former nanny for Kunitz and his wife, was sentenced to five years in federal prison for committing false fraudulent insurance claims. The charges were brought against...
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December 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-nanny for Penguins player gets 5-year federal sentence

PITTSBURGH (AP) The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been sentenced to five years in federal prison for setting fire to her rental residence and then filing fraudulent insurance claims for the contents. Twenty-eight-year-old Andrea Forsythe unsuccessfully sought a term running concurrently to one she'll receive next month in thefts from the Penguins...
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December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Ex-nanny for Penguins' Kunitz to stand trial on theft charges

PITTSBURGH -- The former nanny for the family of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz is set to stand trial on charges she stole $12,000 diamond earrings from his wife, then sold them to jewelry stores. The investigation of 26-year-old Andrea Forsythe began when her rental home burned down in June. She faces separate federal charges of setting that fire and filing false insurance...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Former nanny for Penguins' Kunitz charged with stealing his jewelry

PITTSBURGH -- The former nanny of Pittsburgh Penguins player Chris Kunitz has been charged with stealing diamond earrings from his home, then selling them to a jewelry store. WPXI-TV first reported the new theft charges filed Wednesday. The investigation of 26-year-old Andrea Forsythe began when her rental home burned down in June. She's already charged with setting that fire and...
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April 24, 2015  |  Discuss

REAL: Local nanny charged with stealing stuff from Chris Kunitz’s house

WPXI broke this story on Thursday afternoon. We saw that Chris Kunitz’s babysitter was being charged with robbery and just couldn’t believe Sidney Crosby would do such a thing. But it turns out it’s Kunitz’s nanny stealing some earrings. We won’t have any more on this story as it develops.  
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April 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Shots fired: @Dejan_Kovacevic vs @RobRossi_Trib involved in ugly Pittsburgh media feud.

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 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...
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March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Tough night: Sidney Crosby slapped by linesman, takes stick to the crotch (GIFs)

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...
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April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

The cases for and against Kunitz and Neal

The case for Chris Kunitz or James Neal We have no idea what kind of makeup Team Canada will have and why they want that specific makeup, so it’s really hard to make a case when you’re blind like that. Sidney Crosby is a lock to make that team because he is extremely talented and can play any way the coaching staff would want him to play.    If you’re going down...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kunitz's 2 goals lead Penguins, 3-0

Chris Kunitz scored two goals and Marc-Andre Fleury stopped all 21 shots, leading the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-0 victory against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Friday. Sidney Crosby had assists on all three goals for Pittsburgh, which extended its winning streak in the series to eight games. Pittsburgh halted Tampa Bay's bid to tie a club record with an eighth consecutive triumph...
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November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

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