The Penguins defenseman has been cleared to take vacation during the NHL break.
Defenseman slapped with 5 game suspension following hit on Red Wings' Abdelkader.
Evgeni Malkin scores the game winner over Vancouver, as the Penguins win, 4-3, in a shoot out.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have agreed to terms with defenseman Kris Letang on an eight-year, $58 million contract extension, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Ray Shero.
The Pittsburgh Penguins hold off the NY Islanders, 4-3 in OT, to advance in the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Richland Plastics & Engraving designed the "Boston 617" logo worn on the helmets and jerseys of the Pittsburgh Penguins after the Boston marathon bombings.
Pittsburgh makes third major trade in five days, bolstering team before playoffs
Sidney Corsby will return to game action Thursday, when the Penguins travel to Madison Square Garden to take on the Rangers.
He spent 17 seasons making life miserable for opponents, Wednesday Mario Lemieux became immortalized for that success on the ice as a 10 foot, bronze statue was unveiled outside of the Consol Energy Center.
After three months of therapy and treatment Penguins Captain Sidney Crosby was cleared for contact and participated in a full practice on Tuesday.
Pens improve to 3-0-1 on the year.
Pens forward confident that the Pens star center will be ready for the season opener in Vancouver.
Hockey's future stars could find out in Pittsburgh where they'll start their pro careers.
Penguins now 1-30 on the power play in the series.
The Penguins knew the odds were stacked against them to catch Philadelphia in the race for the Atlantic Division/Eastern Conference title. With all the injuries the Penguins have suffered over the second half of the season and adversity that the team has faced, the fact that Pittsburgh is still contending speaks a lot about the will and spirit of the Penguins.
Penguin Left Winger set to return Sunday after serving a 4 game suspension
Short handed Penguins drop 2nd in a row.
Pens star forward likely done for the season.
Pens sign Shero through 2015-2016 season
Penguins center will miss beginning of training camp, expected to be ready for October 7th opener.
Penguins acquire former Flyer, Asham
Penguins name Todd Reirden new Assistant Coach
The Penguins taking part in the NHL's free agent market that began Thursday at Noon and so are some of their players.
Mellon Arena has hosted its last NHL game.
Montreal has shed its Cinderella tag once and for all.
All it took was a dominating 5-2 dismantling of the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins in Wednesday night's Game 7 at Mellon Arena ? the last game in the building's rich hockey history -- to prove that Montreal was better than the best team in hockey league last year, a team that boasts two of the biggest names in the game in Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin and was the prohibitive favorite to reach a third-straight Eastern Conference Finals.
Game 3 unfolded exactly how a road game is supposed to unfold in the Stanley Cup
playoffs ? and the Penguins responded like the defending champions they
Tickets for the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs went on sale Monday morning.
Pens beat Senators 2-1 in game two of the Stanley Cup Playoffs first round.
Pittsburgh center Evgeni Malkin and defenseman Sergai Gonchar have been selected to play for Team Russia in the up-coming 2010 Olympic Games in Vancouver.
The Steelers added some long term security to their offensive line on Tuesday signing center Justin Hartwig to a multi-year contract extension.
The NHL released it's regular season schedule for the 2009-10 season on Wednesday and the Penguins are slated to open defense of the Stanley Cup at Mellon Arena October 2 against the New York Rangers.
The Penguins learning releasing their preseason schedule on Thursday
and the exhibition campaign will end just like their Stanley Cup run in
June, with a match-up against the Red Wings in Detroit.
Game 7 hero Max Talbot played a big part in helping the Penguins earn their third Stanley Cup, Tuesday the winger underwent surgery on his left shoulder and could miss the first two months of the season.
The Penguins may have lost defenseman Rob Scuderi to free agency but Friday they made sure winger Ruslan Fedotenko will be around next season.
The Penguins pulled off the improbable storybook run Friday night jumping out to a 2-0 lead and then holding on for the 2-1 victory over the Red Wings in Detroit to claim the Stanley Cup.
There will be a game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, after the Penguins beat Detroit 2-1 Tuesday night in Pittsburgh at Mellon Arena.
The Penguins overcame a 2-1 deficit for the second straight game and scored three unanswered goals on the way to a 4-2 victory over Detroit Thursday night in Game 4 of the NHL Finals.
Don't start engraving Lord Stanley's Cup just yet, as the Penguins used a 4-2 victory in game three of the NHL Finals Tuesday night to pull within one game of Detroit in the best of seven series.
Pens drop game two of the Stanley Cup Final, 3-1 to Detroit.
Pens drop game one of the Stanley Cup finals to the Red Wings, 3-1.
Darren Helm scored in overtime as Detroit beat Chicago 2-1, putting the Red Wings in the NHL Finals for the second straight year.
The Penguins are headed back to the Stanley Cup finals for the second straight season, clinching a return trip with a 4-1 rout of the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night. The victory gave Pittsburgh a 4-0 sweep of the Eastern Conference Finals. Evgeni Malkin was named the series most valuable player and Marc-Andre Fleury added 30 saves in the victory.
The Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Carolina Hurricanes, 6-2 to take a 3-0 lead in the Eastern Conference Finals. Evgeni Malkin scored two goals and had an assist. He has six goals so far this series.
|Evgeni Malkin picked a good time to show why he earned the regular season scoring title, erupting for three goals in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals as the Penguins held off Carolina 7-4. In a game that featured four lead changes, the Pens scored three times in the third period including two goals by Malkin. With the victory Pittsburgh takes a 2-0 lead in the best of seven series.|
Miroslav Satan and Philippe Boucher each scored their first goals of the
playoffs while Evgeni Malkin added his seventh and the Penguins held off
the Hurricanes 3-2 to take Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. Marc-Andre Fleury had 23 saves on the night including two in the final seconds of the game that preserved the victory. Game Two will be Thursday night in Pittsburgh.
Sidney Crosby won the battle of the NHL superstars and the Penguins won the match-up that mattered most, exploding for five goals in the first two periods en route to a 6-2 win over Washington in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals. Crosby scored twice and added an assist as the Penguins moved on to the Eastern Conference Finals for the second straight year.
David Steckel scored on a deflection of Brooks Laich's shot in overtime and the Washington Capitals dropped the Penguins 5-4 to force a Game 7 in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Sidney Crosby scored with under six minutes left in the third period to tie the game at 4 and force overtime. It's the first victory in 8 overtime playoff games for the Caps. Game 7 will be Wednesday night in Washington.
The Penguins shook off an opening-minute Washington goal, shut down Alex Ovechkin and used three first period tallies to beat the Capitals 5-3 Friday night and even the Eastern Conference
semifinal at 2. Sidney Crosby scored what turned out to be the game winner early in the third period. The two teams will get little time to rest as they will travel back to Washington, DC gor Game 5 Saturday night.