Canadiens: Montreal Advances, Secures Series Win Against Pittsburgh

The Montreal Canadiens are advancing to the Stanley Cup Playoffs after eliminating the Pittsburgh Penguins in their 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Qualifying Round series. The Habs took the series-clinching victory on a busy Friday, shutting out the Penguins 2-0 to polish off Game Four of their best-of-five. The contest ran scoreless for the majority, untilContinue reading “Canadiens: Montreal Advances, Secures Series Win Against Pittsburgh”

Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Montreal Canadiens vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Hockey is back on tap and in a big way, which means there’s a lot to cover in a relatively short period of time. It’s time to get on with the show and preview the Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round. Up next, the Montreal Canadiens and Pittsburgh Penguins. The Penguins enter as heavy favourites. TheyContinue reading “Stanley Cup Playoffs Qualifying Round Preview: Montreal Canadiens vs. Pittsburgh Penguins”

Penguins: Crosby Misses Sunday Practice, Let the Speculation Begin

It’s hockey season again and that means a return to the sort of rampant speculation over minor details we all know and love. Enter the story of Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby, who missed Sunday’s practice after leaving Saturday’s scrimmage early. Naturally, such news is enough to send tongues wagging across the hockey world. WhyContinue reading “Penguins: Crosby Misses Sunday Practice, Let the Speculation Begin”

Penguins: Crosby to Miss At Least Six Weeks

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby will miss at least six weeks of action after “core muscle surgery,” the team reported Thursday. This comes on the heels of a report from Rob Rossi of The Athletic, which stated that Crosby reaggravated a sports hernia. He’d been dealing with it since training camp, but decided to deferContinue reading “Penguins: Crosby to Miss At Least Six Weeks”

Penguins: Crosby Injury Mystery Deepens

The Pittsburgh Penguins dropped a 3-2 decision to the New York Rangers Tuesday and Sidney Crosby, as reported, was not in the lineup. The story of one of the best players in hockey missing any time is obviously an important one, but this particular tale is full of twists, turns and speculation. Things presumably beganContinue reading “Penguins: Crosby Injury Mystery Deepens”