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Breaking Down the World Juniors finalists

It might have been overshadowed by the other hockey news of the day – the Brandon Sutter trade – but Pittsburgh was named one of five finalists for the 2018 World Junior Championships on Tuesday. USA Hockey plans to narrow …

New look on defense

In the wake of this week’s transactions, there’s been talk about how dramatically the Penguins have reshaped their forward ranks, particularly the bottom six, in the last year or so. That’s true, of course, but I’ve also noticed a pretty comprehensive …
Great Hitler

Great Hitler

Mike Huckabee is trying to give Donald Trump a run for his money in terms of inflammatory and offensive comments during a GOP primary. Huckabee, criticizing the Iran deal, said that Obama was marching Israelis "to the door of the oven." Hmmm. Don't let the "door of the oven" hit you on the way out, Mike! 

Penguins deeper, more flexible after dealing Sutter - 07-28-15

The Penguins swung some moves today with the aim of getting deeper among their bottom six forwards and gaining some flexibility with their salary cap. Center Brandon Sutter (above) and a 2016 third-round pick were sent to the Canucks in exchange for center Nick Bonino, defenseman Adam Clendening and a 2016 third-round pick. That trade feed up enough cap space for them to sign center Eric Fehr to a three-year contract worth a total of $6 million. We posted all the main numbers and figures as well as video highlights of the Penguins' new players here. -EN Says: Today was a good day for the...
Beaver County Times Jul 28, 2015
Bonino, Fehr mark significant upgrades for Penguins

Bonino, Fehr mark significant upgrades for Penguins

The Penguins significantly reshaped their lineup by swapping out Brandon Sutter for Nick Bonino and Eric Fehr. A look at how the moves will improve the Penguins' forward depth for this season.
Beaver County Times Jul 28, 2015
Penguins trade away Brandon Sutter, sign Eric Fehr

Penguins trade away Brandon Sutter, sign Eric Fehr

PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Penguins sent third-line center Brandon Sutter to the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday in exchange for forward Nick Bonino and defenseman Adam Clendening.
Vancouver Sun Jul 28, 2015
Vancouver Canucks acquire Brandon Sutter in trade with Penguins

Vancouver Canucks acquire Brandon Sutter in trade with Penguins

The Vancouver Canucks have acquired forward Brandon Sutter and a third-round draft pick from the Pittsburgh Penguins.

Empty Netter Assists - Devils re-sign Larsson - 07-26-15

Penguins -Happy 24th birthday to former Penguins defenseman Philip Samuelsson (right). The son of former Penguins defenseman Ulf Samuelsson, Philip Samuelsson was a second-round pick in 2009. His Penguins career amounted to five games and no points in 2013-14. Last season, He was traded to the Coyotes in exchange for Rob Klinkhammer and a draft pick. He is currently a member of the Coyotes. Neapolitan Ice Cream Metropolitan Division -The Devils re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Adam Larsson to a six-year contract worth a total of $25 million. Coming off a contract with a salary cap...

Empty Netter Assists - Lamoriello joins Maple Leafs - 07-24-15

Penguins -Former Penguins forward Connor James (right) has joined the Straubing Tigers of Germany's DEL. -Happy 54th birthday to former Penguins defenseman Pat Mayer. A free agent signing in the 1987 offseason, Mayer's entire NHL career amounted to one game and four penalty minutes with the Penguins in 1987-88. At the 1989 trade deadline, Mayer was dealt to the Kings in exchange for Tim Tookey. Metropolitan Division -The Capitals signed former Canucks defenseman Ryan Stanton to a one-year, two-way contract. Atlantic Division -Long-time Devils executive Lou Lamoriello resigned as the team's...
The Frugal Gardener! These bargain plants will last for years

The Frugal Gardener! These bargain plants will last for years

This caladium pairs well with a hosta in a shady corner of the garden. Photos by Doug Oster For me, there's nothing better than a garden bargain, it's almost as fun as planting. This might be my favorite time of the year as nurseries try to sell off what's left before all the new plants come in for fall planting. I can't resist finding things cheap or plants that need a little TLC. There are three plants in particular I'm looking for, caladiums, dahlias and begonias. All three have a bulb or tuber which can be saved over the winter and then planted again next spring. Caladiums are grown for...

Toomey plays the Feud

{youtube}JnzW1GFs7ww{/youtube}It's certainly true that there seems to be a lack of exciting Democratic contestants vying for the U.S. Senate seat held by Republican Pat Toomey; they seem to be unpopular with party leadership (Joe Sestak), possibly under investigation (Ed Pawlowski), still trying to figure things out (Kathleen McGinty) or either...Read more http://earlyreturns.post-gazette.com/home/early-returns-posts/6585-toomey-ad-parody-democratic-family-feud

TUESDAY Jobs opening on fourth line as Penguins kick off development camp Busy week ahead for Penguins’ prospects Winger Farnham signs deal with Penguins WEDNESDAY Penguins’ Pouliot heard trade whispers, but now hopes to make noise Penguins

TUESDAY Jobs opening on fourth line as Penguins kick off development camp Busy week ahead for Penguins’ prospects Winger Farnham signs deal with Penguins WEDNESDAY Penguins’ Pouliot heard trade whispers, but now hopes to make noise Penguins’ prospect Sprong wants …
Beaver County Times Jul 20, 2015
Penguins' Bennett hoping for healthy season

Penguins' Bennett hoping for healthy season

The Penguins had high hopes when they selected forward Beau Bennett with the 20th pick in the 2010 NHL Draft, which is why they signed the 23-year-old restricted free agent to a one-year, $800,000 dol
Beaver County Times Jul 18, 2015
Penguins goalie prospects Murray, Jarry focused on improvement

Penguins goalie prospects Murray, Jarry focused on improvement

For Penguins draft picks Matt Murray and Tristan Jarry, their ultimate goal is to make it the NHL. But neither one of them want to move too fast.
Beaver County Times Jul 16, 2015
Another performance like last year's by Sundqvist will win Penguins an Oskar

Another performance like last year's by Sundqvist will win Penguins an Oskar

After a year of seasoning in Sweden, Oskar Sundqvist believes he's ready to make the Penguins out of training camp, something he nearly did last year.

Penguins Player News

  • Phil Kessel

    Phil Kessel

    Pensburgh celebrates Phil Kessel 7/31

  • Sidney Crosby

    Sidney Crosby

    Sidney Crosby and Nathan MacKinnon are this summer's top buddy duo

  • Nick Bonino

    Nick Bonino

    Bonino, Fehr mark significant upgrades for Penguins

  • Evgeni Malkin

    Evgeni Malkin

    Evgeni Malkin is the real winner of the Phil Kessel trade

  • Beau Bennett

    Beau Bennett

    Penguins' Bennett hoping for healthy season

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