5:55 AM EDT, Wed May 04, 2016
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Derrick Pouliot believes he can reach 'another level' for Penguins

Derrick Pouliot believes he can reach 'another level' for Penguins

Because of Olli Maatta's injury, Derrick Pouliot made his Stanley Cup playoffs debut in Game 3 against the Capitals. Likely to play for the Penguins again in Game 4, Pouliot believes his best game is still to come.
1 hour ago
What to Watch For: Penguins vs. Capitals, Game 4

What to Watch For: Penguins vs. Capitals, Game 4

Three things to keep an eye on for Wednesday's Game 4.
1 hour ago
Sizing up the Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov

Sizing up the Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov

Brian Metzer sizes up the Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov skills that the Penguins should watch out for in Game 4.
1 hour ago
Mueller: To short-circuit Caps, Crosby, Malkin need to jolt Pens

Mueller: To short-circuit Caps, Crosby, Malkin need to jolt Pens

Alexander Ovechkin was a thunderous presence all over the ice on Monday night. The Penguins didn’t beat him so much as they survived him. If the birds want to head back to Washington in command, having short-circuited the gathering storm,…
7 hours ago
Pirates, Cubs could be a rivalry renewed

Pirates, Cubs could be a rivalry renewed

Chicago manager Joe Maddon is embracing the dawning of a rivalry, between the Pirates and the Cubs despite the Pirates being on the wrong end of a 7-1 beating Tuesday night at PNC Park.
7 hours ago
Insider: Cubs ace Arrieta stymies Pirates, sends them to third straight loss

Insider: Cubs ace Arrieta stymies Pirates, sends them to third straight loss

The Pirates were on the losing end of another strong outing by Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta, who allowed three runs or fewer for the 26th start in a row, tying the Philadelphia Phillies' Chris Short (1967-68) and the St. Louis…
10 hours ago
Penguins defenseman Schultz anxious for playoff opportunity

Penguins defenseman Schultz anxious for playoff opportunity

Pittsburgh defenseman Justin Schultz, who once was climbing the Penguins' depth chart in the second half of the regular season, could be set up for another opportunity to contribute during Kris Letang's absence in Game 4.
11 hours ago
Penguins Insider: Marc-Andre Fleury talks long, frustrating concussion recovery

Penguins Insider: Marc-Andre Fleury talks long, frustrating concussion recovery

Goalie Marc Andre Fleury's return was long and frustrating, and other news and notes from the Penguins' Tuesday practice.
14 hours ago
Penguins defenseman Kris Letang gets one-game suspension for hit in Game 3

Penguins defenseman Kris Letang gets one-game suspension for hit in Game 3

The NHL suspended Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang for one game for an illegal hit on Washington's Marcus Johansson.
May 3, 2016
Nick Bonino, Carl Hagelin help opportunistic Penguins slide past Capitals

Nick Bonino, Carl Hagelin help opportunistic Penguins slide past Capitals

Monday night saw the Penguins win a Game 3 in which they were significantly outshot, but were opportunistic in their attack and weathered a late Capitals storm to win 3-2.
May 3, 2016
Pirates Spotlight: Joyce has put miserable 2015 in the rear view mirror

Pirates Spotlight: Joyce has put miserable 2015 in the rear view mirror

Pirates outfielder Matt Joyce carried a .387 batting average into Tuesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs at PNC Park, which was 200 points higher than the anemic .187 he hit last season with the Los Angeles Angels.
May 2, 2016
With Fleury on bench, Murray leads Penguins to Game 3 win

With Fleury on bench, Murray leads Penguins to Game 3 win

With Marc-Andre Fleury watching from the bench after being cleared to play for the first time this postseason, goalie Matt Murray made 47 saves and led the Penguins to a 3-2 Game 3 win over the Capitals.
May 2, 2016
Cole rocked in Pirates' loss to Cubs

Cole rocked in Pirates' loss to Cubs

Jason Hammel raised his record to 4-0, allowing two runs in five-plus innings as the Chicago Cubs beat the Pirates 7-2 on Monday night at PNC Park in the opener of a three-game series.
May 2, 2016
Penguins withstand late barrage; Fleury returns as the backup goalie

Penguins withstand late barrage; Fleury returns as the backup goalie

News and notes from the Penguins' Game 3 win over the Capitals.
May 2, 2016

Steelers draft class garners mixed results grade-wise

PITTSBURGH -- After stepping back and assessing the seven draft picks made by the Steelers over the weekend, it's pretty clear that they drafted for need.