Penguins: How Long Will Pittsburgh Be Without Evgeni Malkin?

As most hockey fans already know, Pittsburgh Penguins centre Evgeni Malkin was injured Saturday after taking an awkward spill into the boards. On Monday, the Penguins announced that the 33-year-old would be out “longer-term.” So what does that mean and how will the Penguins cope? Pittsburgh is now without three forwards for an indefinite periodContinue reading “Penguins: How Long Will Pittsburgh Be Without Evgeni Malkin?”

2017 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Ottawa Senators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

The Ottawa Senators will face the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final, marking the first time the two clubs have met in the post-season since 2013. On that occasion, the Penguins took the second round series 4-1. Pittsburgh is coming off yet another defeat of the Washington Capitals, but the series went the distance.Continue reading “2017 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Ottawa Senators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins”

Pittsburgh Penguins Eliminate Washington Capitals

The Pittsburgh Penguins have eliminated the Washington Capitals. They took the Game Seven victory on Wednesday night, dropping the Capitals in a 2-0 victory. The Penguins will face the Ottawa Senators in the Eastern Conference Final. Pittsburgh took the win on goals by Bryan Rust and Patric Hornqvist. Sidney Crosby had an assist. The CapitalsContinue reading “Pittsburgh Penguins Eliminate Washington Capitals”

Pittsburgh Penguins Eliminate Columbus Blue Jackets

The Pittsburgh Penguins have eliminated the Columbus Blue Jackets with a 5-2 victory in Game Five of their first round series in the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs. For a time, it seemed as though the Blue Jackets wouldn’t be able to pull together a single win. The Penguins’ experience was proving insurmountable, with Pittsburgh outscoringContinue reading “Pittsburgh Penguins Eliminate Columbus Blue Jackets”