12:53 AM EDT, Fri September 30, 2016
Beaver County Times 2 hours ago
Pirates pitcher Nova says he wants to stay in Pittsburgh

Pirates pitcher Nova says he wants to stay in Pittsburgh

Pirates pitcher Ivan Nova, who can become a free agent for the first time in his career this off-season, said Thursday that he's he’s become comfortable in Pittsburgh, and it could be a “big, big key” in where he signs…
Beaver County Times 2 hours ago
Pirates Insider: Pirates-Cubs game declared a 1-1 tie by Major League Baseball

Pirates Insider: Pirates-Cubs game declared a 1-1 tie by Major League Baseball

The Pirates-Cubs game, tied at 1-1 with one out in the top of the sixth inning, was declared a tie because the two teams don't play again this season, have no common days off and the game will not matter…

Pens Roundtable, Episode 4

It took four episodes, but the Pens Roundtable trio finally tackled one of the most obvious storylines of training camp: Derrick Pouliot’s place among the Penguins. Rob Rossi, Jonathan Bombulie and Bill West each agree Pouliot deserves a long, hard look from coach Mike Sullivan and his staff during the next week or so. The writers might not […]
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 5 hours ago

Crosby named MVP as Canada wins World Cup of Hockey

TORONTO – Looking to give the 2016 World Cup of Hockey a letter grade?
Beaver County Times 5 hours ago
Steelers' defense tackling the big issues as Eagles-like Chiefs are next

Steelers' defense tackling the big issues as Eagles-like Chiefs are next

After last week's 34-3 loss to the Eagles, the Steelers defense knows it needs to tackle better as it faces a Kansas City offense that is very similar to the one it just played.
Beaver County Times 6 hours ago
Steelers Insider: Lawrence Timmons talks hospital visit, coordinators reflect on loss in Philadelphia

Steelers Insider: Lawrence Timmons talks hospital visit, coordinators reflect on loss in Philadelphia

Lawrence Timmons spoke to reporters about his trip to the hospital during Sunday's game in Philadelphia, and Todd Haley and Keith Butler reflected on the Steelers' 34-3 loss in Philadelphia.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 7 hours ago

Pirates home finale ends in tie against Cubs

When manager Clint Hurdle first met Ivan Nova, he was struck by his size. The 6-foot-5, 235-pounder looked large on film, but film didn’t do him justice.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 10 hours ago
Steelers notebook: New contributors hope to boost defense

Steelers notebook: New contributors hope to boost defense

There was no hesitation in defensive coordinator Keith Butler’s voice Thursday when he was asked what the Steelers defense must correct Sunday night against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Steelers need a stronger pass rush, he replied, better tackling and far fewer penalties.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 12 hours ago
Steelers release halfback Daryl Richardson

Steelers release halfback Daryl Richardson

The Steelers released halfback Daryl Richardson to help pave the way for the return of Le’Veon Bell to their 53-man roster. The team had a roster exemption for Bell until 4 p.m. Thursday.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 13 hours ago
Penguins release details on upcoming Fan Fest

Penguins release details on upcoming Fan Fest

The Penguins on Thursday afternoon released additional details for their upcoming Fan Fest, which will occur on Sunday, Oct. 9 at Consol Energy Center.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 14 hours ago
'It's their freedom': Narduzzi says he wouldn't stop Pitt players from protesting during anthem

'It's their freedom': Narduzzi says he wouldn't stop Pitt players from protesting during anthem

The protests surrounding the national anthem that began in the NFL with San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick have trickled down to other sports, including college football.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 14 hours ago
Crosby's favorite championship? It's hard to say

Crosby's favorite championship? It's hard to say

TORONTO — Sidney Crosby doesn’t seem to have much trouble winning championships.

The way forward … And Hurdle on the club’s 2017 pitching plans/options

SOUTH HILLS – The Pirates began clearing out their lockers in the PNC Park home clubhouse Wednesday afternoon. Cardboard boxes littered the carpet space as players packed belongings, the team soon to be scattering all over the country and even on the other side of the Pacific as Jung Ho Kang will soon return to […]
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 16 hours ago
On the Penguins: Goaltender learning about Pittsburgh, hoping for another win in his life

On the Penguins: Goaltender learning about Pittsburgh, hoping for another win in his life

In Penguins training camp on a pro tryout contract, Leland Irving is beginning to find what Pittsburgh is all about.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 17 hours ago
Stanley Cup win especially gratifying for longtime mentor Kostopoulos

Stanley Cup win especially gratifying for longtime mentor Kostopoulos

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins’ playoff schedule this past spring worked out where most off-days coincided with the NHL Penguins’ games, and many of the players on the AHL team couldn’t help but watch.