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Feb 17, 2017
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey
Feb 16 (The Sports Xchange) - Penguins center Sidney Crosby scored his 1,000th career NHL point on Thursday versus the Winnipeg Jets at PPG Paints Arena. Chasing down a loose puck in the left circle of the Jets zone, Crosby fended off center Bryan Little, spun toward the net and fed a pass to long-time left winger Chris Kunitz in the slot. Kunitz fired a one-timer that beat Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuycks left leg. The goal gave the Penguins a 2-0 lead. Crosby, 29, became the 86th player in NHL history to reach the milestone. ...
PensBurgh Feb 17, 2017
Pens Points: 1KROSBY

Pens Points: 1KROSBY

Sidney Crosby records his 1,000th career point on assist to Chris Kunitz. This is an appreciation post. At 6:28 of the first period on Thursday night against the Winnipeg Jets, Sidney Crosby set up a Chris Kunitz goal to record his 1,000th career point in the NHL. Crosby became the 86th players in history to reach the 1,000 point mark in league history. [Pensburgh] As an added bonus the Penguins put the cherry on top of a historic night with a big overtime win. Trailing 3-2 in the third period, Phil Kessel tied it at 3-3 with a top shelf wrister on the power play. Regulation ended with the...
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey Feb 17, 2017

NHL-Highlights of Thursday's NHL games

Feb 16 (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Thursday: Penguins 4, Jets 3 (OT) Center Sidney Crosby recorded his 1,000th career point early and scored the winner late in the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 overtime win against the Winnipeg Jets at PPG Paints Arena. Crosbys winner came with just 21.1 seconds left in the extra session as he beat a defender to the puck and tapped it into an empty net. Evgeni Malkin, Chris Kunitz and Phil Kessel also scored for the Penguins, while Patrik Laine, Paul Postma and Dustin Byfuglien scored for the Jets. ...
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey Feb 16, 2017
Penguins' Crosby notches 1,000th career point

Penguins' Crosby notches 1,000th career point

(The Sports Xchange) - Penguins center Sidney Crosby scored his 1,000th career NHL point on Thursday versus the Winnipeg Jets at PPG Paints Arena. Chasing down a loose puck in the left circle of the Jets zone, Crosby fended off center Bryan Little, spun toward the net and fed a pass to long-time left winger Chris Kunitz in the slot. Kunitz fired a one-timer that beat Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuycks left leg. The goal gave the Penguins a 2-0 lead. Crosby, 29, became the 86th player in NHL history to reach the milestone. ...
Yahoo! Fantasy Hockey Feb 16, 2017

NHL-Penguins' Crosby notches 1,000th career point

Feb 16 (The Sports Xchange) - Penguins center Sidney Crosby scored his 1,000th career NHL point on Thursday versus the Winnipeg Jets at PPG Paints Arena. Chasing down a loose puck in the left circle of the Jets zone, Crosby fended off center Bryan Little, spun toward the net and fed a pass to long-time left winger Chris Kunitz in the slot. Kunitz fired a one-timer that beat Jets goaltender Connor Hellebuycks left leg. The goal gave the Penguins a 2-0 lead. Crosby, 29, became the 86th player in NHL history to reach the milestone. ...

Crosby scores 1,000th career point on 1st-period assist vs. Jets

Fittingly, Sidney Crosby’s 1,000 point came courtesy of an old friend. Crosby set up Chris Kunitz 6 minutes, 28 seconds into Thursday night’s Penguins home ...
PensBurgh Feb 10, 2017
Pens Points: Moving on up

Pens Points: Moving on up

Pens move into second in the Metro with dominating win over Avalanche. Malkin nearing return to lineup. Following a let down on Tuesday night against the Flames, the Penguins responded with a dominating 4-1 victory over the lowly Colorado Avalanche. An early goal by Phil Kessel put the Pens in front and they never looked back. Patric Hornqvist recorded two goals of his own to remove any doubt. Matt Murray was once again in the crease, stopping 27 of 28 shots he faced. Chris Kunitz potted an empty net goal to score his second in as many games. [Pensburgh] Next up, the Pens will stay out west...
PensBurgh Feb 8, 2017
Pens Points: Flameout

Pens Points: Flameout

Pens battle back from third period deficit to salvage point in shootout loss to Flames. Crosby within two points of 1K. Despite being down 2-0 heading into the final period of play, the Penguins kept battling and were able to salvage a point in a shootout loss to the Calgary Flames. Goals by Chris Kunitz and Jake Guentzel brought the Pens even in the third period but the Flames ultimately prevailed in the shootout as Chad Johnson closed the door on all three Pens attempts. Sidney Crosby recorded and assist on the Kunitz goal to bring him within two points of 1,000 for his career....
Rotoworld Feb 8, 2017

Chris Kunitz has 7 points in last 9 games - Chris Kunitz (W) Pittsburgh Penguins

Chris Kunitz has five points in his last five games.
PensBurgh Feb 7, 2017
Pens Points: All Eyes Turning to the Captain

Pens Points: All Eyes Turning to the Captain

Carl Hagelin's injury status is updated, Chris Kunitz embraces a new role, Geno is getting closer to a return, and Sidney Crosby is very close to a new career milestone. More on these topics and much more in today's Pens Points! Here are your Pens Points for this Tuesday morning... The Pens are home tonight as they faceoff against the Calgary Flames. The Penguins are looking for their 4th straight win as well. For everything Flames-related, check out everyone over at Matchsticks and Gasoline. Puck drop is scheduled for 7:00! It was announced yesterday that Carl Hagelin has been diagnosed...
PensBurgh Jan 24, 2017
Pens Points: On A High Note

Pens Points: On A High Note

The Pens are looking to make it five straight wins tonight against the Blues, Conor Sheary is on fire right now, and Chris Kunitz is channeling a killer instinct. More on these topics and much more in today's Pens Points. Here are your Pens Points for this Tuesday morning... Tonight, the Pens will look to take advantage of a struggling Blues team. [Yahoo Sports via AP] Chris Kunitz is beginning to channel a 'killer' instinct and helping the Penguins in the process. [Trib Live] Conor Sheary is truly making a name for himself alongside Sidney Crosby with his sizzling play. [Penguins] With...

Forward Kunitz uses his ‘killer’ instinct to help Penguins

Chris Kunitz delivered the defensive highlight of the 2016 Stanley Cup Final for the Penguins when he chased down Joel Ward in the first period ...

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