By: Meesh Shanmugam
NY Islanders 4 Pens 1
Malkin (8) from Hornqvist, Spaling
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Downie (fighting) – Inconsequential (gets into a fight with Hamonic after a few shoves; bad situational penalty since the Pens were in the offensive zone, but inconsequential in results)
Maatta (hooking) – Overly aggressive...
As dramatic change swept over the Penguins this off season, one signing stood out amongst certain fans: that of former Flyer, Lightning, and Avalanche pest Steve Downie. Go ahead, read the rest »
Looks like Cal Clutterbuck had it right. The Isles completed the sweep Saturday night and everyone wants to die.
But life will go on. People will point the finger at Steve Downie for that bizarre penalty he took in the third period, but the game is roughly 60 minutes long. Downie did what everyone reading this would’ve wanted to do, and it was great. The Islanders blow. These...
Dustin Byfuglien should expect a call from the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. After Steve Downie tallied a goal for the Pittsburgh Penguins, Byfuglien checked him awkwardly into the boards. As you might expect, Downie wasn’t too happy and tried to jump Big Buff.
The punishment during the game was a fitting example of more poor officiating as the two men each received two...
Steve Downie came out of the penalty box for six seconds. He scored. Then get got crushed by Dustin Byfuglien:
Downie and Byfuglien got called for penalties on the play.
The Pittsburgh Penguins took on the undefeated New York Islanders on Saturday night. It was a close game heading into the third period when one of the newest Penguin Steve Downie laid a hit on Frans Nielsen that is our Hit of the Night!
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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 »
Last night in Barrie, Ontario Steve Downie and James Neal took part in an annual event that raises money for the RVH which is a local hospital. The event, which also featured Steven Stamkos, Aaron Ekblad, Tanner Pearson and many more current and former NHL players topped its highest total raised at one event this year bringing in $251,000. In the 7 years the event has been held the...
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...