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Comparing the Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014-15 Roster to the 2009 Stanley Cup ... - Bleacher Report

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 18:32

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Comparing the Pittsburgh Penguins' 2014-15 Roster to the 2009 Stanley Cup ...
Bleacher Report
The Pittsburgh Penguins are now five years removed from their last Stanley Cup championship. That would be good news for franchises like the Toronto Maple Leafs or St. Louis Blues, organizations that have gone the better part of 40 years without an ...

Pittsburgh Penguins Moving Towards Deal With Brandon Sutter - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:22

Pittsburgh Penguins Moving Towards Deal With Brandon Sutter
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins are trying to re-sign restricted free agent Brandon Sutter, but so far, nothing has been completed. However, a deal could soon break in the comings days. According to Shelly Anderson of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh is ...
Could Brandon Sutter Return to the Carolina Hurricanes in 2015 NHL Free ...Cardiac Cane
Nick Spaling UpdateHockeybuzz.com (blog)

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Players Who Could Be Dealt In March - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:22

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Players Who Could Be Dealt In March
Pens Labyrinth
Despite Ray Shero no longer serving as general manager of the Pittsburgh Penguins, Jim Rutherford, his successor, has made it clear he isn't shy when it comes to executing trades. And, of course, I'm referring to the James Neal-to-Nashville deal. The ...
Penguins' Most Improved Players for 2014Bleacher Report
Pittsburgh Penguins Power Play: Key lies with MalkinPensBurgh
James Neal, Patric Hornqvist and the Evgeni Malkin effectSB Nation

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Pittsburgh Penguins' Top-Six Forwards Certainly Questionable - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 07/29/2014 - 12:03

Pittsburgh Penguins' Top-Six Forwards Certainly Questionable
Pens Labyrinth
When the Pittsburgh Penguins hit the ice for their opening game to the 2014-15 campaign, their top-six group of forwards will look different. Dealing James Neal to Nashville and seeing Jussi Jokinen sign with Florida this summer, there will potentially ...
If Kasperi Kapanen can't make the Pens in 2014, that's OKPensBurgh
The Rat Trick Links: Kasperi Kapanen, Nick Spaling, Oscar DanskThe Rat Trick

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Peter Mueller, Dustin Penner Good Fit For Pittsburgh Penguins? - Pens Labyrinth

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:09

Peter Mueller, Dustin Penner Good Fit For Pittsburgh Penguins?
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins have exactly 12 forwards, and I feel they need to pickup at least one more to stabilize the corps. They, of course, can look within their organization to fill the insurance – one, Kasperi Kapanen for example – but there are a ...

Nick Spaling, Pittsburgh Penguins 'Not Close' To Deal - Pens Labyrinth

Mon, 07/28/2014 - 03:04

Nick Spaling, Pittsburgh Penguins 'Not Close' To Deal
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Nick Spaling in the deal that sent high-powered winger James Neal to Nashville. And they're struggling to lift Spaling's restricted free agent status. According to William DePaoli of Inside Pittsburgh Sports ...

Rumour: Edmonton Oilers have “keen interest” in Pittsburgh Penguins' RFA ... - Edmonton Journal (blogs) (blog)

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 19:40

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Rumour: Edmonton Oilers have “keen interest” in Pittsburgh Penguins' RFA ...
Edmonton Journal (blogs) (blog)
According to William DePaoli of Inside Pittsburgh Sports, the Penguins have reportedly offered Sutter an option of three different contracts, including a four-year deal, but his camp apparently wants a one-year agreement. DePaoli is also reporting that ...
Edmonton and Brandon Sutter?Hockeybuzz.com (blog)
NHL Rumors II: Wings, Oilers, Hurricanes and ZachaMy NHL Trade Rumors

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Uher, Payerl eyeing spots on Pittsburgh Penguins' NHL roster - Hockey's Future

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 12:23

Hockey's Future

Uher, Payerl eyeing spots on Pittsburgh Penguins' NHL roster
Hockey's Future
Photo: Forward Dominik Uher is one of several Pittsburgh Penguins prospects who is vying for an NHL roster spot out of training camp. Uher spent the last two seasons playing for the Penguins AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre. (courtesy of Jeanine Leech ...
PHT Morning Skate: Pens' Payerl wants to be an NHL 'beast'NBCSports.com

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Uher, Payerl eyeing spots on Pittsburgh Penguins' NHL roster - Hockey's Future

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 12:23

Hockey's Future

Uher, Payerl eyeing spots on Pittsburgh Penguins' NHL roster
Hockey's Future
Photo: Forward Dominik Uher is one of several Pittsburgh Penguins prospects who is vying for an NHL roster spot out of training camp. Uher spent the last two seasons playing for the Penguins AHL affiliate in Wilkes-Barre. (courtesy of Jeanine Leech ...

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Fleury's Last Season With Pittsburgh Penguins? - Pens Labyrinth

Sun, 07/27/2014 - 12:17

Fleury's Last Season With Pittsburgh Penguins?
Pens Labyrinth
Drafted No. 1 overall back in 2003 by Pittsburgh, the Penguins are the team goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury has ever known throughout his career. Experiencing highs from winning the Stanley Cup to lows of five consecutive playoff meltdowns, Fleury has ...

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Zach Sill Should Earn Roster Spot With Pittsburgh Penguins - Pens Labyrinth

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 19:04

Zach Sill Should Earn Roster Spot With Pittsburgh Penguins
Pens Labyrinth
The bottom-six for the Pittsburgh Penguins last season was horrendous in just about every category. Unable to bring any sort of physicality, the secondary was often times caught picking up wrong assignments and were vastly incapable of putting any sort ...

5 Biggest Questions Remaining for the Pittsburgh Penguins - Bleacher Report

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 18:06

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5 Biggest Questions Remaining for the Pittsburgh Penguins
Bleacher Report
With the NHL draft and free agency both passed, there doesn't figure to be a lot of news or speculation coming out of NHL organizations. For the Pittsburgh Penguins, however, the tumultuous offseason that began the day after they left the ice in defeat ...

Pittsburgh Penguins Prospect Predictions For '14: Where Will They Be? - Pens Labyrinth

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:08

Pittsburgh Penguins Prospect Predictions For '14: Where Will They Be?
Pens Labyrinth
Before we know it, the Pittsburgh Penguins will be hosting their training camp in preparation for the 2014-15 campaign. Expected to promote a few of their prospects this season, Pittsburgh will invite a number of their youth to camp, and decide whether ...

Pittsburgh Penguins next ones: Kasperi Kapanen - isportsweb.com

Fri, 07/25/2014 - 13:53

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Pittsburgh Penguins next ones: Kasperi Kapanen
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If it seems like years since the Penguins have had a high-profile prospect at the forward position, that's because it has been years. Kapanen is the first forward Pittsburgh has drafted in the first round since Beau Bennett in 2010, and just the fourth ...

Predicting Pittsburgh Penguins' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years - Bleacher Report

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 22:14

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Predicting Pittsburgh Penguins' Best Player at Each Position in 5 Years
Bleacher Report
Five years ago, the city of Pittsburgh succumbed to the spectacular feeling that came with winning the Stanley Cup. The Penguins were littered with talent during that summer of 2009 championship run, which had everyone believing a dynasty was in the ...

Evgeni Malkin Better Off Without James Neal - Pens Labyrinth

Thu, 07/24/2014 - 18:56

Evgeni Malkin Better Off Without James Neal
Pens Labyrinth
Neal and Malkin were good buddies on Pittsburgh over recent years, and I'm sure the news that Nashville had taken his trusty right-winger must have been saddening to Malkin, but his productivity could see a huge boost next season. Malkin, for a ...
New Penguins coach to meet with MalkinTribune-Review

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Is 2014-15 a Make-or-Break Season for Pittsburgh Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury? - Bleacher Report

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 17:38

Bleacher Report

Is 2014-15 a Make-or-Break Season for Pittsburgh Penguins' Marc-Andre Fleury?
Bleacher Report
Wondering about Marc-Andre Fleury's future in Pittsburgh has become something of a summer ritual for fans of the Penguins. Since winning the Stanley Cup in 2009, Fleury has received a tremendous amount of flack for his postseason play—whether the ...
Jim Rutherford Has Set Penguins Up For Next SummerPens Labyrinth

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Penguins' New Priorities: Sign Brandon Sutter & Nick Spaling - City of Champions

Wed, 07/23/2014 - 13:21

Penguins' New Priorities: Sign Brandon Sutter & Nick Spaling
City of Champions
The Penguins have had a great offseason so far in terms of upgrading their roster with bottom-six depth, goaltending depth and talented defenseman. They've also re-signed all of their restricted free agents except two: Brandon Sutter and Nick Spaling.
Pittsburgh Penguins: Top free agents still out thereisportsweb.com
Advanced Hockey Stats Case study: Nick SpalingPensBurgh
Concerns About Nick SpalingHockeybuzz.com (blog)

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I was in a minor league press box in Charlotte, NC, last month, taking in one of Gregory Polanco’s final triple-A games. A colleague, upon learning I was from Pittsburgh, approached me with a question.
Editor's DeskFeature One
Quick. Fill in the blank: The Steelers’ current receiving corps is (fill in the blank). Deep? Bottom-heavy? Talented yet unproven?
Feature TwoPenn StatePure Steel
Steve Blass was signed by the Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1960 and made his major league debut in 1964. From 1968 through 1972, Blass was one of the National League’s best pitchers.
Feature ThreeNorth Shore Notes
It’s an odd thought for Sterling Jenkins. It’s still a year away, but after he finishes his senior year at Baldwin High School, he’ll be playing college football at Penn State.
Feature FourHigh SchoolPenn State
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In Dr. Pat Farabaugh’s book “An Unbreakable Bond,” he tells the unedited story of Pittsburgh native and St. Francis (PA) grad Maurice Stokes and his NBA teammate, fellow Pittsburgher Jack Twyman.
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When Pittsburgh canine officer Rocco died in the line of duty in January, Chris Benson of Benstonium.com created a design to pay tribute to the fallen officer. When The Black N Gold Girls shared his design on Facebook, their followers decided to help.
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The NHL handed out their annual awards at the end of June, and the Penguins' Sidney Crosby captured a hat trick, securing the Hart Trophy (MVP), Art Ross Trophy (scoring champ) and the Ted Lindsay Award (MVP as voted by the players).
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Pittsburgh is city full of sports heroes and legendary figures. The list of Pittsburgh sports legends is long, but it begins with the following four men.
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