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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
March 02, 2015  |  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
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Dustin Penner apologizes after sending rape joke on Twitter

By Larry Brown 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 missed the first lesson of Twitter: Don’t...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 28, 2015  |  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
February 28, 2015  |  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

Capitals trade for Dustin Penner

Staring down the impending NHL trade deadline, the Washington Capitals dealt a fourth round pick in the 2014 draft to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for forward Dustin Penner, a two-time Stanley Cup champion. The draft pick the Capitals traded to Anaheim had previously belonged to the Ducks and acquired by the Caps in a previous trade. Penner, 31, has 13 goals and 32 points this season...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 04, 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

Ducks trade forward Dustin Penner to Capitals, goalie Viktor Fasth to Oilers

The Ducks made a pair of trades on Tuesday, dealing forward Dustin Penner to the Capitals and goalie Viktor Fasth to the Oilers. Penner, a 10-year NHL veteran, played 49 games for the Ducks and recorded 32 poitns (13 goals, 19 assists). He was dealt to Washington for Anaheim's fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. Penner, who won the Stanley Cup with the Ducks (2007) and...
Via Fox Sports West
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Penner, Ducks hand Coyotes first home loss

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Dustin Penner scored two goals as the Anaheim Ducks handed the Phoenix Coyotes their first home loss of the season, 4-2 Saturday night. Sami Vatanen had a power-play goal and Corey Perry also tallied for the Ducks in the win over the Coyotes, who were 9-0-2 this season at Jobing.com Arena. Anaheim is the last team to remain undefeated at home. After shutting...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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