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Penguins' Zatkoff credits 'run support' after making career-high 50 saves

Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Jeff Zatkoff made quite the season debut on Thursday. Getty ImagesDespite making his best pitch with a career-high 50 saves in his season debut, Jeff Zatkoff applauded the offense in the Pittsburgh Penguins' 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night."I had a lot of run support. I took all of (Marc-Andre Fleury's) goals," the 28-year-old...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Season Preview: Jeff Zatkoff – He Knows You’re Alone

Jeff Zatkoff as a Tom Hanks movie “He Knows You’re Alone,” Tom Hanks’ first movie. You never really talk about it and it probably wasn’t that good, but you have to acknowledge it. Last Season Recap We have no clue what he did last season because he was in Wilkes-Barre. Thomas Greiss was the Penguins’ backup goalie last year. Greiss signed with the Islanders in the...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Feature Friday: Jeff Zatkoff

By: Melissa Esing (Off_thePost)   Photo Credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images   Throughout the 2013-2014 NHL season, I’ll be posting player features each Friday. This week, we’re going to take a look at Jeff Zatkoff. A lot of questions lingered in the air for the Pittsburgh Penguins at the start of the 2013-2014 campaign, and the center of the conversation was goaltending.  ...
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February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Three's a Crowd: Fleury, Vokoun, and Zatkoff by @PandaPSU

It is amazing how much can change in nine months, isn't it? This time nine months ago Marc-Andre Fleury was struggling. Tomas Vokoun was leading the Penguins through the playoffs with stellar play. Jeff Zatkoff was in the playoffs in the AHL with the Baby Pens. The playoff stats among the three included: Fleury was 2-2 with a 3.51 GAA and a .883 save percentage, Vokoun was 6-5 with...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Penguins look to rebound against Montreal

Pittsburgh looks to rebound after their embarrassing loss to the Florida Panthers on Monday, Jan. 20. After a sloppy performance at home against the Florida Panthers.  Pittsburgh will look to rebound tonight, Jan. 22, against Montreal (27-17-5) on home ice.  Pittsburgh’s franchise-record 13-game home winning streak was snapped in the 5-1 loss on Monday, Jan. 20. Tonight, Pittsburgh...
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Pens prep for long road trip

You could make the argument that the Penguins are the hottest team in the league right now. Banged up and without many of it’s normal starters, the Pens are a rag-tag combination of relatively untested young prospects, AHL call-ups, and bottom six role players.  Despite this, Captain Sidney Crosby has managed to lead the Penguins to six straight wins and 11 in 12 games. It’s...
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

#Pens sign Zatkoff to a 2 year extension.

The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced today that they have signed back up goalie Jeff Zatkoff to a 2 year contract extension.The contract will take begin in the 2014-15 season to 2015-16.The contract is worth an average of $600,000 annually.So far this season Zatkoff has played in 8 games. He has a 6-2 record and has won all 6 of his last 6 games. He has a 2.46 GAA and a .912 save percentage.
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh Penguins sign Jeff Zatkoff to extension

Zatkoff has been money during his tenure with the Penguins. Photo Credit: Rant Sports Goaltender Jeff Zatkoff parlayed his strong play into a brand new two-year contract extension with the Pittsburgh Penguins. The contract kicks in next season and has an average annual value of $600,000.  
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Get on up, it's Zatkoff time! By: @LuigiLemieux

Get on up, it's Zatkoff Time! Article by Kyle Fritz (@LuigiLemieux) for Pens Initiative It was late before the season began when we learned that Tomas Vokoun was in trouble. We had seen him get out of tough situations before, holding strong in front of perilous offensive attacks, and keeping our boys in games when things looked their bleakest. This time...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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