2:56 AM EDT, Fri April 27, 2018
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3 hours ago

Joe Starkey: Penguins torture cursed Capitals yet again

WASHINGTON — You know what they say when it comes to Penguins-Capitals: The more springs change, the more they stay the same.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 3 hours ago

Matt Murray's strong play helps Penguins' Game 1 comeback

WASHINGTON — Matt Murray was really good for the Penguins Thursday night.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 4 hours ago

Penguins fans rallied outside the National Portrait Gallery again

Penguins fans were at it again in the nation’s capital Thursday night. 
Sportsnet.ca 4 hours ago
Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals in Game 1

Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals in Game 1

Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel scored in a 4:49 span to help the Pittsburgh Penguins rally to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the second-round series. The post Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals in Game 1 appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh 4 hours ago
Pens-Caps Game 1 Recap: Capitals take early lead, but Penguins score 3 goals in third period, win 3-2

Pens-Caps Game 1 Recap: Capitals take early lead, but Penguins score 3 goals in third period, win 3-2

The two divisional foes kicked off their latest postseason meeting to decide one of the participants in the Eastern Conference Final. Pregame: With no Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin for the series opener, the Pittsburgh Penguins marched into the nation’s capital with the same aspirations as the last two years: get by the Washington Capitals by any means necessary to further their hopes for a three-peat. Lineups: Here are tonight's line combinations for Game 1. pic.twitter.com/f85S5FmUuw— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) April 26, 2018 Game 1 Lines. #ALLCAPS More in today's...
CBC News 4 hours ago
Penguins march back to steal Game 1 away from Caps

Penguins march back to steal Game 1 away from Caps

Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel scored in a 4:49 span to help the Pittsburgh Penguins rally to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the second-round series.
WTOP 5 hours ago

Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 1

Patric Hornqvist, Sidney Crosby and Jake Guentzel scored in a 4:49 span to help the Pittsburgh Penguins rally to beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the second-round series. The post Penguins erase 2-goal deficit, beat Capitals 3-2 in Game 1 appeared first on WTOP.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 5 hours ago

Instant analysis: Matt Murray dazzles in Game 1 win against Washington

The Penguins scored a 3-2 win against the Capitals in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series Thursday in Washington. The They now lead the series, 1-0. Here are some initial thoughts on the victory.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 7 hours ago

Early goal gives Capitals the lead against Penguins in Game 1

The Penguins are facing the Capitals in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series Thursday night in Washington. Here are some thoughts on the game as it unfolds. 
PensBurgh 8 hours ago
Game 1 thread: Pens @ Caps

Game 1 thread: Pens @ Caps

Champs are here! Game 1 from Washington DC with the Penguins in town. The Pens are 5-2 on this day, April 26th, for all-time. 4-1 in your friendly blog manager’s lifetime. The chance to get these eyes to 5-1 on my birthday is a great thing. It’s a great day for hockey, herrrrreeee we go! LGP
Canes Country 10 hours ago
Stanley Cup Daily: Hello Again

Stanley Cup Daily: Hello Again

What would late April be without a Caps/Penguins second round playoff series? Each day during the Stanley Cup Playoffs, Canes Country recaps the night before, previews the games for that night, and gives you game times and broadcast information. Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports (M2) Pittsburgh Penguins at (M1) Washington Capitals 7:00 p.m. ET, NBCSN Can the Capitals Get Over the Hump? The Caps have not made it out of the second round in the Alex Ovechkin era. Since 2005 the Caps have been eliminated three times by the Pittsburgh Penguins, including in each of the...
PensBurgh 12 hours ago
Even without Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin, the Penguins are better than the Capitals

Even without Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin, the Penguins are better than the Capitals

The Penguins are missing two key players to injury — but they still hold the upper hand The odds in Vegasfor Game 1 of the 2nd opened with the Capitals as slight favorites (-125) over the Penguins. With Game 1 being in Washington and the Penguins owning the worst road record of all remaining playoff teams, the line wasn’t all that surprising. Factor in that the Penguins and Capitals split the regular season series this year and that Evgeni Malkin and Carl Hagelin won’t be in the lineup and the line jumping up to the Capitals as -130 favorites also makes sense...at first glance. A...
Big Easy Mafia 12 hours ago

For encore, Penguins’ Jake Guentzel seeks power-play success

WASHINGTON, D.C. – After an historic game to finish off the Philadelphia Flyers, Jake Guentzel is ready for his encore. Guentzel hopes to play a ...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 13 hours ago

Evgeni Malkin takes morning skate, still out for Penguins-Capitals Game 1

WASHINGTON — Evgeni Malkin will not play in Game 1 of the Penguins’ second-round playoff series against Washington Thursday night. But he took a pretty significant step towards returning Thursday morning.

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    Evgeni Malkin

    Pens-Caps Game 1 Recap: Capitals take early lead, but Penguins score 3 goals in third period, win 3-2

  • 5 Sidney Crosby

    Sidney Crosby

    Penguins march back to steal Game 1 away from Caps

  • 4 Jake Guentzel

    Jake Guentzel

    Penguins march back to steal Game 1 away from Caps

  • 4 Carl Hagelin

    Carl Hagelin

    Pens-Caps Game 1 Recap: Capitals take early lead, but Penguins score 3 goals in third period, win 3-2

  • 3 Matt Murray

    Matt Murray

    Matt Murray's strong play helps Penguins' Game 1 comeback

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