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Offseason Game Plan: Building Around Talented Youth - Pens Labyrinth

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Offseason Game Plan: Building Around Talented Youth
Pens Labyrinth
Heading into the offseason, the Pittsburgh Penguins are tasked with filling out a roster with limited cap space and handcuffing veteran contracts, while trying to add at least two top-six forwards. While it seems like a daunting task, it's actually ...

PODCAST: Pittsburgh Penguins' Problems & Stanley Cup Playoffs With ... - City of Champions

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 18:47

City of Champions

PODCAST: Pittsburgh Penguins' Problems & Stanley Cup Playoffs With ...
City of Champions
It's once again time for some NHL hockey talk on City of Champions Radio, as I welcomed sports radio veteran Dan Kingerski to dig into the Stanley Cup playoffs and the Pittsburgh Penguins. Dan is a current host on Pittsburgh's 93.7 The Fan, and he is ...

Jaromir Jagr Will Never Return to Pittsburgh, and That's Okay - The Hockey Writers

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 15:14

The Hockey Writers

Jaromir Jagr Will Never Return to Pittsburgh, and That's Okay
The Hockey Writers
Prior to the 2000-01 season, Jagr demanded a trade from Pittsburgh to get a “fresh start” in a new city. Ownership refused to grant the request, as a contract was in place to keep him in a Penguins' sweater until 2003. Then, with the Penguins toeing ...

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Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason: Pens Need to Seek Gritty, Skilled Wingers - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 13:59

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Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason: Pens Need to Seek Gritty, Skilled Wingers
Pens Labyrinth
Remember when one of the biggest criticisms of the Pittsburgh Penguins was that they were too soft and didn't have enough gritty, energetic and passionate players? That they didn't translate well to playoff style hockey because they didn't have anyone ...
2015-16 Fantasy Outlook: Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa SenatorsDobberHockey
Season in Review: Daniel WinnikPensBurgh

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Pittsburgh Penguins: Trading Into the First Round Will Be Difficult With Lack ... - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:18

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Pittsburgh Penguins: Trading Into the First Round Will Be Difficult With Lack ...
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins could potentially find a trade partner in the Winnipeg Jets, as they're a playoff team that could be looking to add NHL talent rather than coveting prospects. But, what expendable talent do they have that's worthy of a first ...
Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, PenguinsPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Penguins NEWS: Jim Rutherford On First-Round Pick In 2015 NHL ...Headlines & Global News
Penguins Don't Have the Assets to Acquire 1st Round PickToday's Slapshot
Sportsnet.ca -The Hockey Writers -Hockeybuzz.com (blog)
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Pittsburgh Penguins: Pens Missed Big-Time in Not Acquiring Ryan Kesler - Pens Labyrinth

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 11:18

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Pittsburgh Penguins: Pens Missed Big-Time in Not Acquiring Ryan Kesler
Pens Labyrinth
You know what they say; Hindsight is 20/20. But, it doesn't take perfect vision to see that the Pittsburgh Penguins had an opportunity, at least according to multiple rumors, to add a major commodity in Ryan Kesler prior to the 2014 NHL trade deadline.

2015-16 Fantasy Outlook: Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators - DobberHockey

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 09:02

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2015-16 Fantasy Outlook: Pittsburgh Penguins and Ottawa Senators
DobberHockey
As a result, the Penguins were barely able to clinch a playoff berth and were quickly eliminated by the New York Rangers. The up-and-down play can be seen in the statistics across the board. Many players disappointed but there were some that thrived ...
Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason: Pens Need to Seek Gritty, Skilled WingersPens Labyrinth
Season in Review: Daniel WinnikPensBurgh

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Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, Penguins - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 15:17

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, Penguins
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
NOTES — Rutherford said the Penguins still are trying to sign “a couple” of free agents from Europe or college, “but I don't know where that stands.” … Rutherford believes the eight-year, $50 million contract Mike Babcock signed with Toronto last ...
Pittsburgh Penguins: The Pens Can Learn A Lot From the Remaining Playoff ...Pens Labyrinth
Pittsburgh Penguins NEWS: Jim Rutherford On First-Round Pick In 2015 NHL ...Headlines & Global News
Penguins Don't Have the Assets to Acquire 1st Round PickToday's Slapshot
Blackout Dallas -Hockeybuzz.com (blog)
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Pittsburgh Penguins NEWS: Jim Rutherford On First-Round Pick In 2015 NHL ... - Headlines & Global News

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 11:25

Headlines & Global News

Pittsburgh Penguins NEWS: Jim Rutherford On First-Round Pick In 2015 NHL ...
Headlines & Global News
The trade which netted the Pittsburgh Penguins forward David Perron from the Oilers in exchange for Rob Klinkhammer and a first-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft has left Pens GM Jim Rutherford mostly empty-handed where the annual NHL rookie ...
Pittsburgh Penguins: Trading Into the First Round Will Be Difficult With Lack ...Pens Labyrinth
Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, PenguinsPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Penguins want to trade for a first-round pickSportsnet.ca
Today's Slapshot -Blackout Dallas -Hockeybuzz.com (blog)
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Pittsburgh Penguins: The Pens Can Learn A Lot From the Remaining Playoff ... - Pens Labyrinth

Mon, 05/25/2015 - 09:02

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins: The Pens Can Learn A Lot From the Remaining Playoff ...
Pens Labyrinth
I'm not sure that anyone, including the Pittsburgh Penguins faithful, was surprised at the early dismissal the Pens suffered at the hands of the New York Rangers. While Jim Rutherford and company put an emphasis on building a team that could contend in ...
Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, PenguinsPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Penguins NEWS: Jim Rutherford On First-Round Pick In 2015 NHL ...Headlines & Global News
Penguins want to trade for a first-round pickSportsnet.ca
Today's Slapshot -The Hockey Writers -Blackout Dallas
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Pittsburgh Penguins: The Pens Can Learn A Lot From the Remaining Playoff ... - Pens Labyrinth

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:42

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins: The Pens Can Learn A Lot From the Remaining Playoff ...
Pens Labyrinth
I'm not sure that anyone, including the Pittsburgh Penguins faithful, was surprised at the early dismissal the Pens suffered at the hands of the New York Rangers. While Jim Rutherford and company put an emphasis on building a team that could contend in ...
Roster situation a tricky one for Rutherford, PenguinsPittsburgh Post-Gazette
Penguins Don't Have the Assets to Acquire 1st Round PickToday's Slapshot
Pens Looking For A Dance PartnerHockeybuzz.com (blog)

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Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason Grades: Assessing Maxim Lapierre's Penguins ... - Pens Labyrinth

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 12:42

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Offseason Grades: Assessing Maxim Lapierre's Penguins ...
Pens Labyrinth
That thought process is what impelled Rutherford to trade former Pittsburgh Penguins Center Marcel Goc to the St. Louis Blues for Maxim Lapierre. Lapierre is said to be a playoff performer. He's a guy that finds a new level during post-season ...

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Pittsburgh Penguins Former Head Coach Dan Bylsma Drawing A Lot of Attention - Pens Labyrinth

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 09:04

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Pittsburgh Penguins Former Head Coach Dan Bylsma Drawing A Lot of Attention
Pens Labyrinth
The Mike Babcock saga has come to an end, as he is officially locked up in Toronto for the next eight years with a salary that nearly triples all other NHL coaches. Now, the attention will turn to other available coaches such as former Pittsburgh ...
Pittsburgh Penguins say ex-coach Dan Bylsma free to pursue any coaching jobFOXSports.com
Penguins GM says Dan Bylsma can pursue any coaching jobESPN
Plenty of coaches available as Sabres search continueswivb.com
CBSSports.com
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Penguins pursuing a first-round draft pick - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 00:00

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Penguins pursuing a first-round draft pick
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
The Penguins have sacrificed early-round draft choices for short-term personnel upgrades repeatedly in the past decade. Now, they are trying — rather vigorously, it appears — to acquire a first-round selection in next month's NHL draft, where the ...
Devils ask to interview Bylsma for coach: reportNHL.com
New Jersey Devils seek interview with Dan BylsmaSportingNews.com
4 Potential Landing Spots for Dan BylsmaToday's Slapshot
Sabre Noise -Yahoo Sports (blog) -Headlines & Global News
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Pittsburgh Penguins Trade Ramblings Part 3: The Pens Perfect Trade Target ... - Pens Labyrinth

Sat, 05/23/2015 - 09:08

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Trade Ramblings Part 3: The Pens Perfect Trade Target ...
Pens Labyrinth
As the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs wind down, trade talk and speculation ramps up. The Pittsburgh Penguins will be very active this summer as they look to fill a top-six role via the trade market, as opposed to overpaying in a mediocre free agent class ...

Pittsburgh Penguins: Looking Back At Their Best Draft Picks Round By Round - City of Champions

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 23:34

City of Champions

Pittsburgh Penguins: Looking Back At Their Best Draft Picks Round By Round
City of Champions
The 6-foot-1, 212-pound blueliner has played seven seasons with Pittsburgh and four with the Los Angeles Kings. The Syosset, New York native has contributed four goals and 49 assists in 435 regular-season games with the Penguins. Best Fourth Round ...
Penguins Need to Find More Players Like Conor ShearyToday's Slapshot

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The Penguins Should Not Trade Evgeni Malkin - The Hockey Writers

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 13:25

The Hockey Writers

The Penguins Should Not Trade Evgeni Malkin
The Hockey Writers
With the latest playoff disappointment for the Pittsburgh Penguins, many individuals have begun to brainstorm on how the Steel City can regain its winning form. As a result of this fervent speculation, a small but vocal contingent of Penguins writers ...
An Evgeni Malkin trade makes a lot of senseSportsBlog.com (blog)

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Pittsburgh Penguins: Looking Back At The Best Draft Picks - City of Champions

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 10:55

City of Champions

Pittsburgh Penguins: Looking Back At The Best Draft Picks
City of Champions
The 6-foot-1, 212-pound blueliner has played seven seasons with Pittsburgh and four with the Los Angeles Kings. The Syosset, New York native has contributed four goals and 49 assists in 435 regular-season games with the Penguins. Best Fourth Round ...
Penguins Need to Find More Players Like Conor ShearyToday's Slapshot
New Top Ten Penguins Prospects - Part 1The Hockey Writers

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Pittsburgh Penguins Poll: Crosby and Malkin or Toews and Kane? - Pens Labyrinth

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 08:30

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Poll: Crosby and Malkin or Toews and Kane?
Pens Labyrinth
The aforementioned criticism of Sid and Geno mostly comes from the high expectations that the Pittsburgh Penguins have each year, but have only won one championship. They've also suffered early post-season eliminations from inferior teams quite often, ...

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Pittsburgh Penguins Prospect Kasperi Kapanen Could Make an Immediate Impact - Pens Labyrinth

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 08:30

Pens Labyrinth

Pittsburgh Penguins Prospect Kasperi Kapanen Could Make an Immediate Impact
Pens Labyrinth
The Pittsburgh Penguins are not a team known for being deep when it comes to the prospects pool. The biggest reason for that is former General Manager Ray Shero constantly trading away draft picks for rental players that end up leaving Pittsburgh at ...

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