Pens' GM Jim Rutherford released an update on Sidney Crosby's condition Tuesday morning.
Crosby is not expected to miss any playing time in the upcoming season.
Hollidaysburg native Sam Lafferty was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the NHL Draft on Saturday.
With the 22nd overall pick in the NHL Draft, the Penguins select Kasperi Kapenen, a right wing from Finland.
The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forwards Patric Hornqvist and Nick Spaling from the Nashville Predators in exchange for winger James Neal.
The NHL Draft is scheduled to begin Friday at 7 p.m. ET.
Johnston worked as an assistant in Los Angeles and Vancouver before taking a coaching job with the Portland Winterhawks in 2009.
Crosby won the Hart Trophy (league MVP), Ted Lindsay Award (outstanding player as voted by peers) and Art Ross Trophy (NHL scoring champion) at the 2014 NHL Awards Tuesday night.
Pittsburgh will begin the season at home on October 9th against the Anaheim Ducks.
Former Hurricanes GM Jim Rutherford takes same role with Penguins. To start search for new coach.
New General Manager fires Penguins Head Coach Dan Bylsma.
Pens CEO David Morehouse said the future of the coaching staff will be determined by the new general manager.
The Rangers kept their momentum going in game 7 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on Tuesday, beating Pittsburgh 2-1, to knock the Penguins from the playoffs.
NY builds early 2-0 lead and hangs on for 3-1 win.
Despite a 5-1 loss on Friday night, Pittsburgh leads the series against the Rangers, 3-2. Game 6 will be played on Sunday.
The Penguins win game 4 against the Ranger, 4-2, to take a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Semifinals.
Marc-Andre Fleury had 35 saves in the Pens' 2-0 win on Monday night.
The Penguins got behind early in Game 1 of their second-round series against the New York Rangers, and while they made a valiant attempt to dig themselves out of that 2-0 hole, they fell in overtime, 3-2.
CBC Sports released the schedule for the Eastern Conference semifinal games, which shows the Penguins-Rangers series begins on Friday.
The Rangers beat the Flyers, 2-1, to move on and face the Penguins in the Eastern Conference Semifinals.
After a 4-0 surge in the first two periods, the Pens hand to fend off the Blue Jackets who scored 3 goals in the third period. They did, and clinched the series in Game 6, 4-3.
After going up 3-0 in the first and leading 3-2 in the third, the Penguins allow a goal in the last 30 seconds of regulation. Columbus won Game 4 in OT.
Ty Avolia's enthusiasm for the Penguins has garnered national attention during the playoffs.
Pittsburgh comes back from a 2 goal deficit twice, to win game 3, 4-3. The final 3 goals came within 2:13 of each other.
Brandon Sutter scored the game winner in the Penguins 4-3 victory in game 1 of their series against Columbus
The Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets will begin their First Round playoff series on Wednesday, April 16 at 7:30 p.m. at Consol Energy Center.
Defenseman has not played in 10 weeks.
The Penguins center suffered a foot injury.
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.