9:22 AM EDT, Mon June 25, 2018
PensBurgh 22 mins ago
The Penguins should just say no to Chris Kunitz in 2018

The Penguins should just say no to Chris Kunitz in 2018

The time has come and gone for usefulness Last week, Tampa general manager Steve Yzerman announced as part of his remarks that the Lightning weren’t interested in bringing back veteran forward Chris Kunitz next season. The dots are already being connected for a potential return, as covered here last week with Kunitz being open to re-joining the Penguins. Jason Mackey of the PG has info that the interest is reciprocated by the team, assuming they can figure out salary cap considerations. The Penguins do indeed have legitimate interest in bringing back former left wing Chris Kunitz, but...
PensBurgh 1 hour ago
2018 Player Report Card: Zach Aston-Reese

2018 Player Report Card: Zach Aston-Reese

The undrafted rookie broke into the lineup this year and showed some promise as a future NHL-caliber player. Name: Zach Aston-Reese Position: Center/Left Wing Shoots: Left Age: 23 (24 on 8/10/2018) 2017/2018 Stats: GP: 16, G: 4, A: 2, P: 6 Playoffs: GP: 9, G: 0, A: 1, P: 1 Career Resume Image via: hockeyDB *** Aston-Reese started the 2017-18 season with the WB/S Penguins, but he would get the call to the big club for his NHL debut on February 3, 2018 against the New Jersey Devils. He recorded his first two NHL goals in a 6-3 win over the Ottawa Senators on February...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 2 hours ago

Will Jim Rutherford get the Hall of Fame call?

DALLAS — Eligible for induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame for the first time in 2015, Penguins assistant coach Mark Recchi kept busy by, of all things, furniture shopping.
The Hockey Writers 17 hours ago

Penguins Quiet Draft Is the Calm Before the Storm

On day two of the NHL draft, the Pittsburgh Penguins selected a handful of intriguing young prospects that fans should be excited about. But let’s face it, you were hoping for a big juicy trade and some crisp acquisitions for the Penguins’ lineup with that wonderful new player smell. Chin up, friends. You will likely […] The post Penguins Quiet Draft Is the Calm Before the Storm appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 20 hours ago

Source: Penguins interested in potential Chris Kunitz return

The Penguins do indeed have legitimate interest in bringing back former left wing Chris Kunitz, but anything they might do is contingent on creating additional salary-cap space, a source told the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Sunday afternoon.