Crosby scores twice as Penguins clip Capitals on road in Game 1 of second-round series
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 33 of 35 shots, including several show-stoppers late in the third period, as the Penguins won Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals over the Washington Capitals 3-2 on Thursday.
All across western Pennsylvania—and America in general—school districts are undergoing budget cuts. Middle schools are getting hit the hardest, and one of the areas most commonly on the chopping block are middle school sports programs.
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When the Penguins hired Jim Rutherford as their general manager in 2014, it seemed like a temporary move. The former Carolina Hurricanes GM would spend his two years in Pittsburgh, and then hand the keys to Jason Botterill; the man whom several people thought deserved the job in the first place.
The Pittsburgh Pirates ended the 2016 season falling short of the postseason and the higher expectations that recent success had created for the organization. With a record of 78-83 last year, the Pirates were 25 games behind the World Series Champion Chicago Cubs.