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City of Champions 13 hours ago

Evgeni Malkin is in Line for a Bounce-Back Season

With a difficult 2018-19 season behind him, Evgeni Malkin is ready to get back to dominating for the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2019-20. Hockey is back! With NHL preseason starting on Monday, teams across the league will be looking to see which players are worth developing and which players aren’t worth putting out on the ice. […] Evgeni Malkin is in Line for a Bounce-Back Season - City of Champions - City of Champions - A site dedicated to covering Pittsburgh Sports
Sportsnet.ca 21 hours ago
Star Series: Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin

Star Series: Sidney Crosby, Alex Ovechkin

Jeff and Elliotte’s NHL Media Tour interviews continue with the two greatest players of their generation, Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Sep 15, 2019
Penguins Training Camp day 3: Third line shines in scrimmage

Penguins Training Camp day 3: Third line shines in scrimmage

Photo by Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Nick Bjugstad’s line and group beats Sidney Crosby’s camp team on Sunday Day three of 2019 Pittsburgh Penguins training camp on Sunday opened with some minor group changes from the previous few days. .@penguins training camp continues today beginning at 9:00 AM. Here are today’s on-ice practice groups. pic.twitter.com/vicaiT20qV— Penguins PR (@PenguinsPR) September 15, 2019 A couple minor switches from the past, with players like Jan Drozg and Jordy Bellervie going from Team 1 to 2 and Jake Lucchini going from 3 to 2 and Justin Almeida...
The Hockey Writers Sep 14, 2019

3 Penguins Who Must Improve in 2019-20

The 2018-19 season was a season full of ups and downs for the Pittsburgh Penguins. Certain players performed or exceeded expectations. Others were not up to par with where they should be. After a quick, four-game sweep at the hands of the New York Islanders, it is safe to say that some players did not […] The post 3 Penguins Who Must Improve in 2019-20 appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Sep 14, 2019

Penguins Excited for Fresh Start After Disappointing Finish

CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. — The Pittsburgh Penguins are excited for a fresh start. Sidney Crosby and the Penguins became the first team in a generation to win consecutive championships a little more than two years ago. But the Penguins stumbled into an e... The post Penguins Excited for Fresh Start After Disappointing Finish appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
PensBurgh Sep 13, 2019
Who will join Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel on the Penguins’ top line?

Who will join Sidney Crosby, Jake Guentzel on the Penguins’ top line?

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Will it be Rust? Hornqvist? Simon? McCann? Could it even possibly end up being Dominik Kahun? With training camp kicking off today as the unofficial start of the 2019-20 NHL season, all eyes are going to be what line pairings and combinations head coach Mike Sullivan and Co. immediately cook up once all the boys are back together on Pittsburgh ice. With the departure of Phil Kessel to Arizona, there is possibly even more interest on who will be playing on what line and with which teammates than ever before. Even though there are a handful of other story...
PensBurgh Sep 13, 2019
Pittsburgh Penguins Training Camp: First lines of the season are coming into focus

Pittsburgh Penguins Training Camp: First lines of the season are coming into focus

Photo by Shelley Lipton/Icon Sportswire via Based on how the team split the training camp groups we look at how the initial lines are looking...Including a big opportunity for Dominik Kahun The boys are finally back on the ice, ready to get to work for the start of the 2019-20 season. Camp teams can change around early, but with limited practice time you can also start to see ideas and suggestions starting to form. Remember, last year Daniel Sprong started on Sidney Crosby’s right wing, and on opening night was on the fourth line barely pulling in minutes. What we see today can and...
The Hockey Writers Sep 11, 2019

NHL Rumors: Penguins, Flyers, Devils, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is a report that Evgeni Malkin gave the Pittsburgh Penguins an ultimatum, the Philadelphia Flyers are still working on deals for Ivan Provorov and Travis Konecny, the New Jersey Devils are going to sit down with Taylor Hall and there are some quick hits on the Tampa Bay Lightning, […] The post NHL Rumors: Penguins, Flyers, Devils, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
The Hockey Writers Sep 10, 2019

Penguins Prospects Challenge Recap

The 2019 Prospects Challenge has wrapped up and the Pittsburgh Penguins went 2-1 over the weekend. A tough loss to the Boston Bruins in the dying seconds denied them the opportunity to go 3-0 but it was a productive weekend for the team’s prospects in Buffalo, which resulted in the Penguins winning the tournament. With […] The post Penguins Prospects Challenge Recap appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Last Word on Hockey Sep 10, 2019
Puck Drop Preview: 2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins

Puck Drop Preview: 2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins

Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2019-20, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the standings in each division, and eventually our 2019-20 Stanley Cup pick. You can check out all our articles on our Puck Drop Page. Today the series continues with the 2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins. 2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins 2018-19 Season The Penguins failed to defend their 2017 Stanley...
PensBurgh Sep 10, 2019
Penguins training camp: How the roster shapes up from the beginning

Penguins training camp: How the roster shapes up from the beginning

Photo by Steven King/Icon Sportswire via Check out who is on the bubble and who is safe as camp is about to kick off Training camp opens on Friday, so based on the list of players invited let’s set the stage for how it looks going into the beginning of practices and preseason games. (* indicates AHL contract only) FORWARDS LOCKS (11) — Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin, Dominik Kahun, Patric Hornqvist, Jake Guentzel, Bryan Rust, Dominik Simon, Brandon Tanev, Nick Bjugstad, Alex Galchenyuk, Jared McCann PROBABLY ON GOOD SIDE OF THE BUBBLE (2) — Zach Aston-Reese, Teddy Blueger NEED A...
The Hockey Writers Sep 9, 2019

Penguins’ Goaltending Puzzle

The Penguins’ positional strengths and weaknesses are apparent. Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin are the best duo at center in pro hockey. Kris Letang is an elite puck-mover on the blue line; and Erik Gudbranson and Jack Johnson slow down the defense. How does the goaltending situation look? Matt Murray Matt Murray rose from relative […] The post Penguins’ Goaltending Puzzle appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
PensBurgh Sep 9, 2019
2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins’ franchise milestone guide

2019-20 Pittsburgh Penguins’ franchise milestone guide

Photo by Jeanine Leech/Icon Sportswire via A look at what it will take for individuals to re-write the record books of the team On the eve (well, almost) of the beginning of training camp, what better time to take stock of the franchise record books? With Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin advancing deeper into their careers, now almost every month it seems like they’re approaching and surpassing all kinds of different milestones and levels. Here’s what could be on the docket this year Games Played: Sidney Crosby - 943 Mario Lemieux - 915 Evgeni Malkin - 852 Jaromir Jagr -...
The Hockey Writers Sep 8, 2019

Capitals’ 2019-20 Season Start — Under the Microscope

With less than one month before the launch of the new NHL season, let’s put the Washington Capitals’ early schedule under the microscope. Beyond the much-anticipated Sidney Crosby verses Alex Ovechkin games that everyone circles on their calendars, the start of the 2019-20 schedule has plenty of interesting matchups. The Capitals’ launch to this season […] The post Capitals’ 2019-20 Season Start — Under the Microscope appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Sportsnet.ca Sep 7, 2019
Crosby reflects as he closes in on 1,000 games: ‘It’s gone by really fast’

Crosby reflects as he closes in on 1,000 games: ‘It’s gone by really fast’

It’s hard to believe Sidney Crosby is about to play his 15th NHL season. As he closes in on 1,000 games played in the league, he talked to the 31 Thoughts podcast about the significance of the milestone and reminisces about his rookie season. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.

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