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?”

Penguins: Rutherford Deals Brassard, Sheahan to Florida for Bjugstad, McCann

The Pittsburgh Penguins have traded Derick Brassard, Riley Sheahan and three 2019 draft picks to the Florida Panthers in exchange for Nick Bjugstad and Jared McCann. The Friday trade immediately makes the Penguins a younger hockey club. Bjugstad is 26 and McCann is 22. As we discussed just yesterday, it was looking more and moreContinue reading “Penguins: Rutherford Deals Brassard, Sheahan to Florida for Bjugstad, McCann”