2:41 AM EDT, Wed July 06, 2022
PensBurgh 12 hours ago
Penguins Re-Sign Casey DeSmith for two years

Penguins Re-Sign Casey DeSmith for two years

Photo by Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via The Pens are going to be bringing back the same goalie combo for next season The Penguins announced a contract extension today, but it wasn’t the one many were expecting. It’s goalie Casey DeSmith who has come to terms with Pittsburgh on a two-year contract that will keep him through the 2023-24 season. Welcome back, Casey!The Penguins have agreed to terms with DeSmith on a two-year contract.The contract runs through the 2023.24 season and carries an AAV of $1.8 million. https://t.co/vRuNfDlawV— Pittsburgh Penguins...
PensBurgh 18 hours ago
2022 NHL Draft: Centers of attention for the Penguins

2022 NHL Draft: Centers of attention for the Penguins

Photo by Chris Tanouye/ Could the Pens be looking towards the middle of the ice for their first round pick? We’re only two days away from the start of the NHL draft, which begins on Thursday night and continues on Friday. As part of the meandering series of NHL draft previews on Pensburgh, here’s some of the previous work to get up to speed about the upcoming entry draft: -The NHL’s legendary 2003 draft class-Examining possible US National team products for Pittsburgh at pick 21-Logan Cooley is raising the bar for Western PA hockey players-Ron Hextall’s...
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette 20 hours ago
Eight thoughts on Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin and the Penguins before the free-agent fireworks begin

Eight thoughts on Kris Letang, Evgeni Malkin and the Penguins before the free-agent fireworks begin

Independence Day has come and gone, with the Pittsburgh skyline shining bright Monday night. But for the Penguins, the fireworks are about to begin.
PensBurgh 20 hours ago
Pens Points: T-8 days until free agency

Pens Points: T-8 days until free agency

Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Start your Tuesday with news and notes about the Penguins and the NHL Free agency starts a week from tomorrow, and any time the Penguins want to start dropping that contract extension news would be very welcome...Until then, here is what is going on with the Penguins and the NHL world in general as hockey gears up for the busiest stretch of the off-season with this week’s draft and free agency on July 13th. Talks seem positive between the Penguins and Kris Letang, but still no news (from yesterday) [Pensburgh] Pittsburgh’s 2021...
PensBurgh Jul 4, 2022
Thoughts on ‘Thoughts’; Malkin and Letang deals getting closer?

Thoughts on ‘Thoughts’; Malkin and Letang deals getting closer?

Photo by Bruce Bennett/ Elliotte Friedman’s weekly insight looked into what may be coming regarding Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang. As the NHL’s offseason calendar has officially reached Silly Season, when it comes to the Penguins, a lot of question marks still surround the status of two of the team’s all-time greats. In his weekly ‘32 Thoughts’ column, Elliotte Friedman discussed what could be going on regarding the futures of Evgeni Malkin and Kris Letang and their status as pending free agents. 19. Pittsburgh: As with Forsberg in Nashville, teams who that...