12:28 PM EST, Sun December 16, 2018
PensBurgh 13 mins ago
5 takeaways on the Penguins’ winning weekend

5 takeaways on the Penguins’ winning weekend

Here’s what we’re thinking about after two wins in two days It only took about 27 hours in real time for the Pittsburgh Penguins to stack up two wins this weekend. At 7:00 PM on Friday they were 13-11-6 and looking unsettled after just a 1-1-1 road trip that featured many opponents at the bottom of the league’s standings. But by about 10 PM on Saturday, the Pens were up to 15-11-6 and a grasp on third place in the Metropolitan Division. Not a bad stretch there. Here’s five takes of what we’re thinking after those quick wins over the Bruins and Kings. #1: Pittsburgh dodges major...
Big Easy Mafia 2 hours ago

Penguins toast 101-year-old WWII veteran and Coors Light fan Andrew Slavonic

The Pittsburgh Penguins raised a beer to Andrew Slavonic Saturday night. The 101-year-old World War II veteran from McMurray, who credits his longevity to a ...
The Hockey Writers 6 hours ago

Penguins Crown Kings on Kessel OT Winner

PITTSBURGH — Phil Kessel scored a power-play goal at 3:59 of overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Saturday night. Evgeni Malkin pushed a loose puck from the slot to Kessel, and he finished near the side o... The post Penguins Crown Kings on Kessel OT Winner appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
PensBurgh 6 hours ago
Keeping up with the Metropolitans: Week 11

Keeping up with the Metropolitans: Week 11

Another week, another spot gained for the Pens in the Metro. Check out how the Penguins’ rivals in the Metropolitan division have fared over the last week. As 2018 is quickly coming to an end, the Pittsburgh Penguins appear to have finally woken up and now find themselves third in the Metropolitan Division. That’s not much to brag about, but a far cry from just a few weeks ago when the Penguins were alone in the Eastern Conference basement. Casey DeSmith has taken full reigns of the starter’s role, even with a healthy Matt Murray back with the team. There is still a...
Big Easy Mafia 6 hours ago

Penguins have edge on Steelers when it comes to coach's challenges

It's been a challenging year for Steelers coach Mike Tomlin and Penguins coach Mike Sullivan. If there's one area where Sullivan has had a better ...