Panthers: Change is in the Air (Again)

The Florida Panthers have all but overhauled their front office in the off-season and changes spilled over to the team as well, with key players like Mike Hoffman and Evgenii Dadonov not coming back. Bill Zito is the new general manager, replacing Dale Tallon on September 2. That led to the naming of Rick DudleyContinue reading “Panthers: Change is in the Air (Again)”

2019-2020 Season Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins will take to this season with designs on winning it all for the third time in five seasons, but they’ll have to do it without Phil Kessel. The club traded the forward to the Arizona Coyotes for Alex Galchenyuk and a defence prospect. “We’ve changed the makeup of our team,” Penguins generalContinue reading “2019-2020 Season Preview: Pittsburgh Penguins”

2017 Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh Penguins Win the Stanley Cup

The Pittsburgh Penguins have won the Stanley Cup for the second year in a row. They became the first back-to-back champion since the Detroit Red Wings accomplished the feat in 1997-1998 and the first back-to-back champion in the so-called salary cap era. Pittsburgh is just the second team to win three Cups in the salary capContinue reading “2017 Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh Penguins Win the Stanley Cup”

Senators, Penguins Prepare for Unpredictable Game Seven

The Ottawa Senators have every chance in the world to win Game Seven on Thursday, while their opponents have seen it all before. The Pittsburgh Penguins found themselves in a Game Seven situation last year and faced the Tampa Bay Lightning. The Penguins won and went on to win the Stanley Cup. The road hasn’tContinue reading “Senators, Penguins Prepare for Unpredictable Game Seven”

Malkin, Hornqvist “Promise” Game Six Victory

Evgeni Malkin has guaranteed a victory in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Final and insists that his Pittsburgh Penguins will face the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Seven for all the marbles. For some reason, such guarantees are still newsworthy in the hockey world because players are generally supposed to be all ho-hum aboutContinue reading “Malkin, Hornqvist “Promise” Game Six Victory”