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DUSTIN PENNER RUMORS

Dustin Penner costs himself NHL trade deadline TV job after Twitter rape joke

Former Stanley Cup champ Dustin Penner is currently without a team so he had planned to be a part of TSN’s NHL trade deadline coverage today.  According to a TSN press release promoting the marathon coverage, Penner would be monitoring social media: New this year, two-time Stanley Cup champion Dustin Penner joins TSN’s own Cabral “Cabbie” Richards to provide a different...
Via Awful Announcing
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NHL veteran Dustin Penner gets fired from TV gig over Twitter rape joke

Outspoken NHL star Dustin Penner has been dropped from a scheduled analyst spot on TSN after making an offensive rape joke and then following it up with a series of equally tasteless remarks.  The former Washington Capitals winger and current free agent had been scheduled to appear on TSN's TradeCentre on Monday discussing the hockey league's trade deadline, but that was before...
Via The Other Paper
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner Removed From TSN’s Trade Deadline Coverage After Rape Tweets

@AshonIce @TSN_Sports Dustin will not be part of our TradeCentre coverage tomorrow — TSN PR (@TSN_PR) March 1, 2015 Former NHLer Dustin Penner was looking to be employed for a little while by TSN as a guest analyst for their Trade Deadline coverage, but he was removed after some ridiculous tweets. It’s safe to say […] The post Dustin Penner Removed From TSN’s Trade Deadline...
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner apologizes after sending rape joke on Twitter

Dustin Penner on Saturday learned the hard way that rape jokes are no laughing matter. Penner, a winger who spent nine seasons in the NHL but is currently a free agent, tweeted some questions about acquaintance rape in an apparent attempt to be funny. Here is what the two-time Stanley Cup champion wrote: Penner apparently...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner made and defended a rape joke on Twitter

Dustin Penner is most known for his pancake injury, but his reputation (what little there is) took a big step back after he made a rape joke on Twitter. Penner isn’t currently playing in the NHL and he apparently had time for this “joke” which no one found funny. After the initial backlash started, Penner defended his comment. Apparently being opposed to a rape joke makes...
Via Puck Drunk Love
3 days ago  |  Discuss

A Huge Year ahead for the New York Rangers

  In additional news, the huge Dustin Penner would be a good fit for the Rangers. That would be a huge acquisition for the Rangers. Huge.
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
July 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner Stranded With Groceries, Asks Fans To Give Him Ride Home (Photos)

Following his Tuesday trade from the Anaheim Ducks, Washington Capitals forward Dustin Penner is already making an impression with his new fans. Penner sent out a SOS message to his Twitter followers on Friday night, saying that he was stranded at the grocery store without a ride home. The 31-year-old begged his fans in the Twitterverse to give him a ride home in exchange for tickets...
Via NESN.com
March 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Capitals acquire Dustin Penner from Anaheim Ducks

   The Washington Capitals acquired veteran forward Dustin Penner from the Anaheim Ducks on March 4, just a day before the NHL trade deadline. The Capitals are hoping Penner will be able to help the Eastern Conference team lock up a playoff spot this season. In return for the rugged winger, the Ducks received a fourth-round pick selection in the upcoming 2014 NHL Draft. Ironically...
Via Hockey Fan Land
March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner sends funny tweets after Ducks trade him to Caps

Dustin Penner’s return to the Anaheim Ducks was a brief one. The 31-year-old winger, who began his career with the then-Mighty Ducks in 2005-06 and played stints in Edmonton and Los Angeles before signing with Anaheim again last June, was traded to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday in exchange for a fourth-round pick. Penner, a University of Maine product, now goes from the team...
Via NESN.com
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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