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.
The Penguins held Alex Ovechkin to one goal and then used Kris Letang's first career playoff goal in overtime to drop Washington 3-2 Wednesday night at Mellon Arena. Ruslan Fedontenko and Evgeni Malkin also scored for the Penguins, who pulled to within one game of tying the best of seven series at two games a piece. The Penguins out shot the Capitals 42-23 in the game. game four will be Friday night in Pittsburgh.
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin was named one of three finalists for the Hart Trophy given to the NHL's Most Valuable Player on Wednesday joining Washington's Alex Ovechkin and Evgeni Malkin and center Pavel Datsyuk of the Detroit Red Wings. Malkin, who won the NHL scoring title with 113 points this season, was the runner up to Ovechkin for the Hart last season.
The Pens beat the Flyers, 5-3 to wrap up their first round playoff series in six games.
Martin Biron stopped all 28 shots he faced as the Philadelphia Flyers staved off elimination with a 3-0 win over the the Penguins in Game 5 of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series. Following a 45-save performance in a Game 4 victory on Monday, Marc-Andre Fleury allowed three goals on 26 shots for the Penguins. The series will now return to Philadelphia for Game 6 on Saturday.
Marc-Andre Fleury proved why he was the number one overall pick of the 2003 NHL Draft making 45 saves, as the Pittsburgh Penguins dropped the Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.
Sidney Crosby, Tyler Kennedy and Max Talbot each had a goal for the Penguins, who now hold a 3-1 lead in this best-of-seven series. The Penguins will look to close out the series Thursday night in Philadelphia.
Billy Guerin scored his second goal of the night on a 5 on 3 power play in overtime as the Penguins beat the Flyers 3-2 and took a 2-0 advantage in the best of seven Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. Guerin also scored in regulation and Evgeni Malkin added a goal and two assists for the Penguins, who beat the Flyers for the sixth time in the last seven playoff games between the two teams. Marc-Andre Fleury made 38 saves in the victory. Game three will be in Philadelphia on Sunday.
The Penguins picked up right where they left off in the post season against the Philadelphia Flyers winning game one of the all Pennsylvania playoff series 4-1. Sydney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin each scored a goal and added an assist in the victory. Game two of the series will be played Friday Night in Pittsburgh.
The Penguins close out their regular season in Montreal with a 3-1 win. It's their third straight and will face Philadelphia in the first round of the NHL playoffs.
The Penguins beat the Rangers, 6-2 Wednesday night at Mellon Arena.
Pens sign Whitney to new deal.