1:09 AM EDT, Wed March 20, 2019
3 hours ago
Penguins blow another late lead in shootout loss to Hurricanes

Penguins blow another late lead in shootout loss to Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. — If the Pittsburgh Penguins fail to make the playoffs or limp in with an unenviable seed, they won’t have to think hard to figure out why.
6 hours ago
Penguins’ Phil Kessel sets team record for consecutive games played

Penguins’ Phil Kessel sets team record for consecutive games played

RALEIGH, N.C. – Matt Cullen recently played his 1,500th NHL game and Sidney Crosby recently recorded his 1,200th point in the league.
9 hours ago
Chance to play for Tomlin lured Mark Barron to Steelers

Chance to play for Tomlin lured Mark Barron to Steelers

If not for an injury to a Los Angeles Rams teammate in 2015, Mark Barron might not be the Pittsburgh Steelers newest inside linebacker.
11 hours ago
Injured Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta rejoins team for morning skate

Injured Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta rejoins team for morning skate

RALEIGH, N.C. – When Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta went down with a shoulder injury Feb. 11 in Philadelphia, the team said he would be out indefinitely.
11 hours ago
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.
11 hours ago
Kris Letang could return to Penguins lineup vs. Hurricanes

Kris Letang could return to Penguins lineup vs. Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. – Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang could be back on the ice as soon as Tuesday night’s game against the Carolina Hurricanes.
13 hours ago
Steelers restructure LB Vince Williams’ deal to create cap space

Steelers restructure LB Vince Williams’ deal to create cap space

The Pittsburgh Steelers have started restructuring contracts in order to create salary cap room for 2019, and NFL Network reported that linebacker Vince Williams recently had his deal altered.
16 hours ago
First call: Bruce Gradkowski debunks Ben Roethlisberger ‘Fumblegate’ theory

First call: Bruce Gradkowski debunks Ben Roethlisberger ‘Fumblegate’ theory

Tuesday’s “First Call” features a look at one of the most important nights of the season in the NHL’s Eastern Conference. Antonio Brown has a Twitter message for those of us in the media. And Bruce Gradkowski chimes in on “Fumblegate.”
18 hours ago
Tim Benz, Mark Madden discuss Roethlisberger, Bell, Penguins’ bad weekend, Pirates infield

Tim Benz, Mark Madden discuss Roethlisberger, Bell, Penguins’ bad weekend, Pirates infield

Thanks to an off-day, this week’s “Madden Monday” comes on a Tuesday.
18 hours ago
Tim Benz: Steelers’ free agency moves shouldn’t impact draft strategy

Tim Benz: Steelers’ free agency moves shouldn’t impact draft strategy

Last year, the Steelers signed a 29-year-old free agent safety they thought could play like a linebacker.
Mar 18, 2019
Small-school NFL hopefuls keep dream alive at second annual pro day

Small-school NFL hopefuls keep dream alive at second annual pro day

It’s no longer NFL-or-bust for players from the lower levels of college football’s feeder system. The debuting Alliance of American Football and returning XFL have created job opportunities for under-the-radar players that didn’t exist in previous years.
Mar 18, 2019
Survival tips for Penguins while Evgeni Malkin is sidelined by injury

Survival tips for Penguins while Evgeni Malkin is sidelined by injury

On March 11, 2016, Evgeni Malkin suffered an upper-body injury after a collision with Columbus defenseman Dalton Prout.
Mar 18, 2019
Failure to protect leads a growing late-season problem for Penguins

Failure to protect leads a growing late-season problem for Penguins

Statistically speaking, the Pittsburgh Penguins are one of the best teams in the league at protecting third-period leads.
Mar 17, 2019
Flyers score twice late, stun Penguins in overtime

Flyers score twice late, stun Penguins in overtime

The Pittsburgh Penguins ended their season series against their hated cross-state rivals with a pair of gut-wrenching losses.