5:19 PM EDT, Sat September 21, 2019
PensBurgh 4 hours ago
Sidney Crosby uninjured but absent from practice Saturday as Pens “manage his workload”

Sidney Crosby uninjured but absent from practice Saturday as Pens “manage his workload”

Photo by Adam Lacy/Icon Sportswire via Just always alarming when the captain isn’t on the ice, but coach Sullivan says “no” to injury concerns Anytime the Penguins are on the ice, and Sidney Crosby isn’t, it’s always an initial jolt of dread and fear. Such a feeling welcomed Pens’ nation on Saturday morning. Sidney Crosby is not practicing today for some reason. #Penguins players who are not skating in today's game in Columbus are practicing right now in Cranberry. He's not among them.— Matt Vensel (@mattvensel) September 21, 2019 Uh oh. Crosby also hasn’t made his...
PensBurgh 11 hours ago
Preseason Game 3: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Columbus Blue Jackets 9/21/2019

Preseason Game 3: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Columbus Blue Jackets 9/21/2019

Photo by Adam Lacy/Icon Sportswire via The Pens hit the road for a Saturday afternoon matinee against the Blue Jackets Who: Pittsburgh Penguins @ Columbus Blue Jackets When: Today at 2:00pm How to watch: Locally on AT&T Sportsnet, nationally on NHL Network Roster The Pens have announced the following roster for this game. The Pens play again tomorrow afternoon in Detroit, so it will remain to be seen how they split the crew between the two cities and days. Today’s lineup lacks a lot of star power and high-end players. Forwards: Andrew Agozzino, Anthony Angello, Zach Aston-Reese,...
City of Champions Sep 20, 2019

Is Nathan Legare Making a Case for NHL Time?

When the Pittsburgh Penguins swapped three picks to move up and draft Nathan Legare last summer, people said he was special. Experts like the Athletic’s (Subscription Required) Jesse Marshall loved the move. Marshall event went into detail in the piece, talking about what made the kid special. But those are just words. Daniel Sprong, the […] Is Nathan Legare Making a Case for NHL Time? - City of Champions - City of Champions - A site dedicated to covering Pittsburgh Sports
PensBurgh Sep 20, 2019
Pittsburgh Penguins announce first batch of cuts from 2019 training camp

Pittsburgh Penguins announce first batch of cuts from 2019 training camp

Photo by Shelley Lipton/Icon Sportswire via Jordy Bellerive among those getting cut today The Pittsburgh Penguins have announced their first batch of cuts from their ongoing NHL training camp. It’s no surprise and mostly younger players. From the team news release: The Penguins have reduced their training camp roster to 46 players. Full details: https://t.co/IBFOcWPBHO pic.twitter.com/YeZiFZKmd6— Pittsburgh Penguins (@penguins) September 20, 2019 The following players have been assigned to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League: F - Chase Berger F -...
PensBurgh Sep 20, 2019
Have yourself a night (and day), Nathan Legare

Have yourself a night (and day), Nathan Legare

Photo by Jeanine Leech/Icon Sportswire via The Penguins prospect kicked off his career in a big way. The Penguins finding middle of the draft talent in recent years isn’t a surprise to anyone. From players like Bryan Rust to Jake Guentzel, finding NHL talent that can produce is key for a team that spends to the cap and also has a history of not picking in the 1st round of the draft. Last night, in Nathan Legare’s debut, he showed a high offensive side of the game that could mean very good things to come for the Penguins. Two goals in 23 seconds for the Penguins prospect kicked off...