PITTSBURGH (AP) Add forward Steve Downie and goaltender Thomas Greiss to the list of Pittsburgh Penguins dealing with the mumps.
The team said Friday that both tested positive for the virus and will remain in isolation. Forward Brandon Sutter tested negative. All three players missed Pittsburgh's two-game road swing through Florida after coming down with symptoms suggesting mumps...
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Downie, Sutter and Greiss will be tested for mumps *sigh*— Pens Initiative (@PensInitiative) December 22, 2014 As reported from multiple sources, Steve Downie, Brandon Sutter and Thomas Greiss are all going to miss tonight's match-up against the Florida Panthers because they are being tested for mumps.Reactions were as expected.Is it a good or bad thing that I know way more about...
By: Joe Guzy
Steve Downie has made an impact unimaginable by preseason pundits. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Over the years, the Penguins have “earned” a superstar reputation to go along with their superstar lineup. With a roster headlined by Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin, it’s easy to see why. But after a playoff run where the Penguins saw their captain take abuse night...
By: Meesh Shanmugam
Here’s a link to the Postgame Thoughts archive, in case you want to catch up on what you may have missed.
Pens 3 Panthers 1
Spaling (5) from Downie, Goc
Pouliot (1) from Downie, Spaling
Crosby (10) from Letang, Despres
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Harrington (high-sticking) – Careless (tries to lift his stick...
Steve Downie is crazy. He fought the much taller Erik Gudbranson, and then mocked him. And then he challenged the Panthers bench:
We sneaks at Pens Initiative are at it again. This time we've obtained exclusive video of new Penguin Steve Downie training for this coming season. Click below!Go ahead, read the rest »
Rick Tocchet knows all about being a bad ass. Search him on YouTube and you can find enough scrums to keep you occupied all day. No one would ever accuse Tocchet of being a goon but he began his career mainly known as a fighter. He worked hard to hone his skills and became known as a power forward who also happened to take zero crap. He topped the 30-goal mark four straight years...
Steve Downie will be out for 7-10 days with an upper-body injury. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com)
Some news on the injury front surfaced just hours before puck drop of tonight's game for the Philadelphia Flyers against the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Flyers GM Paul Holmgren announced that forward Steve Downie will be out for 7-10 days with an upper-body injury.
Downie practiced with the...