5:41 PM EST, Mon December 22, 2014

Empty Netter Assists - 12-21-14

Penguins -The Post-Gazette's recap from last night's game. “When your goalie’s bringing that sense of calm, it allows guys to be patient, not force things.” - Sidney Crosby on Marc-Andre Fleury. -The Miami Herald's recap. “They’re a good team, but if we play like that every night, we’re going to win more than we lose. I’m really happy with our group. We did a lot of real good things.” - Panthers coach Gerard Gallant. -The (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.) Sun Sentinel's recap. "It was fun. I was really excited to score a goal back home.'' - Panthers forward Vince Trocheck, a native of...

At PA Society, hints of potential compromises

NEW YORK --  In the coming months, Gov.-elect Tom Wolf and the strengthened GOP legislative majorities will have to find a way to close a budget shortfall recently estimated at $1.85 billion.It's no small task, particularly since the incoming Democratic governor opposes Republican efforts to reduce state pension costs by...Read more http://earlyreturns.post-gazette.com/home/early-returns-posts/6392-hints-of-legislative-session-at-pa-society

Empty Netter Assists - 12-07-24

Penguins -The Post-Gazette's recap from yesterday's game. “We’re missing a lot of guys. If we work hard, though, we give ourselves a good chance.” - Sidney Crosby. -The Ottawa Citizen's recap. “It was a perfect shot. You could probably give him five or six of those shots and I’m not sure he hits it every time.” - Senators goaltender Craig Anderson on Christian Ehrhoff's game-winning goal. -The Associated Press' recap. “[Crosby] made a great pass. I found a seam. I had a lot of time and picked the corner, and it went right where I wanted to put it.” - Ehrhoff (above with Nick...
Looting Justice

Looting Justice

I am sure this cartoon will upset those who believe there aren't two tiers of justice, one for whites and one for blacks. But history and cases like Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown keep proving that there are. 
Brewed On Grant: Thankful Pittsburgh

Brewed On Grant: Thankful Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh has a lot of things to be thankful for this holiday season. Here are a few ...