9:28 AM EDT, Sun October 17, 2021
7 hours ago

For one night, at least, the bloom is off the Flower

This game was supposed to be a homecoming for Marc-Andre Fleury, but the Blackhawks started it by playing like the team everyone wants to face for Homecoming.
8 hours ago

O'Connor 'getting better and better with every game'

When Drew O'Connor looks back on this night, the play he's going to remember from the 5-2 win over the Blackhawks is the one that led to his first NHL goal.
10 hours ago

Finnish players star in Wilkes-Barre's opener

During the Penguins' development camp in 2019, I spoke with Finnish defenseman Niclas Almari about what it was like having five of his fellow countrymen in camp with him.
10 hours ago

Emotional Polamalu ready for return to Heinz Field

Troy Polamalu's visit to Heinz Field Sunday night might be the most anticipated return to Pittsburgh in the history of the city.
10 hours ago

Sullivan becomes winningest coach in franchise history

Mike Sullivan is the winningest coach in Penguins franchise history, surpassing Dan Bylsma with his 253rd career win with the Penguins.
11 hours ago

Defense, running game dominate in Pitt's rout of Virginia Tech

Led by Israel Abanikandas rushing and a suffocating performance from the defensive unit, Pitt moves to 5-1 and steadily earning the respect the Panthers deserve recently.
13 hours ago

Giger: Penn State fans relish Iowa loss; Pitt continues to impress

To no one's surprise, the entire Penn State fan base found great enjoyment in Iowa's 24-7 loss to Purdue on Saturday.
17 hours ago

Steelers place Smith-Schuster on IR, activate Banner

Smith-Schuster suffered a shoulder injury that required surgery in last Sunday's 27-19 win over the Broncos at Heinz Field. The fifth-year receiver finishes the season with 15 receptions for 129 yards.
19 hours ago

Another unexpected opportunity for Rodrigues

It wasn't clear where Evan Rodrigues would fit in when he reported to training camp, but he's moved into a couple of high-profile positions in the early days of this season.
19 hours ago

The Pirates' outfield is getting a shake-up in 2022, but which prospects will get the call?

The Pirates have four outfield prospects who need to be added to the roster or exposed to the Rule 5 draft. The odds of all four getting a call don't seem great, though.
Oct 16, 2021

Staff Picks: Will Steelers overlook Wilson-less Seahawks?

Who does our staff think will win the Steelers vs. Seahawks game? Find out here.
Oct 15, 2021

Welch's sends Carter free fruit snacks

Whenever the Penguins go on a road trip, the Penguins' team social media accounts share a few pictures of the players in their suits heading to the plane.
Oct 15, 2021

Fedun named 20th captain in Wilkes-Barre team history

Defenseman Taylor Fedun has been named the 20th captain in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton franchise history, head coach J.D. Forrest announced on Friday.
Oct 15, 2021

Molinari's 10 Thoughts: Fleury's coming back. Do Penguins care?

Although Marc-Andre Fleury is one of the most beloved figures in franchise history, that doesn't mean most of the Penguins will see facing him Saturday as anything special.
Oct 15, 2021

Penguins 'sit back,' allow Panthers to rally in OT loss

I doubt anyone expected the Penguins to sweep this season-opening road trip.