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How one of Jim Rutherford’s best trades came together

How one of Jim Rutherford’s best trades came together

Jim Rutherford has made some good trades for the Penguins. The one for Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann ranks among his best.
Big Easy Mafia Mar 19, 2019
Penguins show faith in rookie Teddy Blueger after injury to Evgeni Malkin

Penguins show faith in rookie Teddy Blueger after injury to Evgeni Malkin

RALEIGH, N.C. – Due to the ability of in-season acquisitions Jared McCann and Nick Bjugstad to play multiple positions up and down the lineup, Pittsburgh Penguins coach Mike Sullivan had a plethora of options to choose from when figuring out how to replace injured center Evgeni Malkin.
Penguins turn to Matt Cullen, Nick Bjugstad and Patric Hornqvist to get out of jams

Penguins turn to Matt Cullen, Nick Bjugstad and Patric Hornqvist to get out of jams

The Penguins have turned to three veterans to get them out of late-game jams. So far, Mike Sullivan says, “They’ve been good for us.”
Big Easy Mafia Mar 14, 2019
Tim Benz: Penguins’ speed starting to dominate again

Tim Benz: Penguins’ speed starting to dominate again

The comment from Nick Bjugstad resonated after the Pittsburgh Penguins blanked the Columbus Blue Jackets, 3-0, on March 7.
PensBurgh Mar 13, 2019
Penguins Nick Bjugstad to be featured on NHL Network on Saturday

Penguins Nick Bjugstad to be featured on NHL Network on Saturday

The Penguins center is going to be part of a feature on NHL players from Minnesota For Penguins fans looking for something to turn the TV to this coming weekend, they may want to check out NHL Network. If you do, you’ll get to see a little segment on one of the Penguins players. Nick Bjugstad is one of several players who are set to be featured on a series titled “Minnesota Natives.” One of the things he’ll specifically be showing off is his wrist shot, featured here with NHL Network analyst Brian Lawton. When asked about his shot with Lawton, Bjugstad was able to...
PensBurgh Mar 13, 2019
Nick Bjugstad to be featured on NHL Network Saturday

Nick Bjugstad to be featured on NHL Network Saturday

The Penguins’ center is going to be part of a feature on NHL players from Minnesota. For Penguins fans looking for something to turn the TV to this coming weekend, they may want to check out NHL Network. If you do, you’ll get to see a little segment on one of the Penguins players. Nick Bjugstad is one of several players who are set to be featured on a series titled “Minnesota Natives.” One of the things he’ll specifically be showing off is his wrist shot, featured here with NHL Network analyst Brian Lawton. When asked about his shot with Lawton, Bjugstad was able...
Sportsnet.ca Mar 1, 2019
Penguins’ Bjugstad snipes short side off the post vs. Sabres

Penguins’ Bjugstad snipes short side off the post vs. Sabres

Pittsburgh Penguins’ Nick Bjugstad fires a pin-point shot, short side off the post and in, to answer the Buffalo Sabres early in the game. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Feb 27, 2019
It will eventually be known as the Jared McCann trade

It will eventually be known as the Jared McCann trade

It probably already should be. A couple of weeks ago I proposed in a Trending Players post that Jared McCann was the key piece the Penguins were after when they traded Derick Brassard, Riley Sheahan, and a bunch of draft picks to the Florida Panthers, and that Nick Bjugstad and his contract was simply the price to get it done. The response to that was mixed. Some agreed with the theory. Others responded by telling me Jim Rutherford and the Penguins have been after Bjugstad for a couple of years and were always intrigued by him. It is entirely possible that may have been true at one time,...
Big Easy Mafia Feb 26, 2019
New Penguins defenseman Erik Gudbranson gets ex-teammate’s stamp of approval

New Penguins defenseman Erik Gudbranson gets ex-teammate’s stamp of approval

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Since they were teammates with the Florida Panthers for four seasons, Pittsburgh Penguins center Nick Bjugstad is well qualified to give a scouting report on newly acquired defenseman Erik Gudbranson.
Nick Bjugstad brings 'offensive dimension' to Penguins' third-line role

Nick Bjugstad brings 'offensive dimension' to Penguins' third-line role

Figuring out where Nick Bjugstad fits best will be among Penguins coach Mike Sullivan’s most critical calls down the stretch.

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