Crosby, Letang to Return Tonight Against Wild

The Pittsburgh Penguins have some good news, as both Sidney Crosby and Kris Letang will return to action tonight as they face off against the Minnesota Wild. Crosby missed action on Monday against the Columbus Blue Jackets and was listed as out with a lower body injury, but he said he felt good after theContinue reading “Crosby, Letang to Return Tonight Against Wild”

Montreal Forces Game Seven

Led by a brilliant performance by Mike Cammalleri, the Montreal Canadiens have forced a seventh game against the Pittsburgh Penguins by defeating them 4-3 on Monday night. This means that the Penguins will have to try to close out the series at home on Wednesday night, but it also means that the Habs have putContinue reading “Montreal Forces Game Seven”

Staal, Markov Out Indefinitely

The Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens series has taken on a few bumps and bruises already, with both teams losing key players early on. The Habs will be without star defenceman Andrei Markov after he suffered an injury during the first period of the first game of the playoff series. He was hit by MattContinue reading “Staal, Markov Out Indefinitely”

Second Round Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference

The Eastern Conference has a number of wild possibilities for the post-season and the second round continues those rumblings with gusto. Montreal’s heroic overtaking of the Washington Capitals was one of the big stories from the opening round, but will the Habs and Halak have any gas left in the tank to take on theContinue reading “Second Round Playoff Matchups – Eastern Conference”

Pens, Sharks Advance

The playoffs are heating up and two more teams have advanced to the second round of the playoffs. The San Jose Sharks knocked off the Colorado Avalanche and the Pittsburgh Penguins dealt with the pesky Ottawa Senators tonight, narrowing the playoff picture considerably. The Penguins came out sluggish in their Saturday night game against theContinue reading “Pens, Sharks Advance”