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Tuesday April 21 2015
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Carl Hagelin and Marc Staal scored goals, Dan Girardi had two assists and the Rangers held off a late Penguins rally to win 2-1 in Game 3 of their best of seven Eastern Conference playoff series.

The Rangers scored one goal in each of the opening periods to take a 2-0 lead into the third.

04/20/2015 - 22:17
Tony DeFazio
It’s easy to keep tabs on the Penguins prospects who play for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Baby Pens of the American Hockey League.

Fans see them from time-to-time as they come to the NHL for brief appearances, before continuing to refine their game on the other end of the state.

04/20/2015 - 15:04
Emily Stock
Sidney Crosby scored twice, the ‪Penguins‬ killed 6 of 7 penalties and Pittsburgh evened their series with Rangers with a 4-3 win at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Chris Kunitz had the game-winning goal and two assists for the Penguins. Pittsburgh goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury had 23 saves on 26 shots, while New York’s Henrik Lundqvist saved 18 of 22.

04/19/2015 - 00:17
Matthew DeTitta
Marc-Andre Fleury made 36 saves but the Penguins couldn't solve Henrik Lundqvist as the Rangers captured Game 1 with a 2-1 victory at Madison Square Garden.

Derick Brassard and Ryan McDonagh scored first-period goals for the Rangers and Lundqvist stopped 24 of the Penguins 25 shots as New York took a 1-0 series lead in the best of seven series of the...

04/16/2015 - 23:17
Tony DeFazio
Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux were 27. Jaromir Jagr was 20. Bobby Orr was 24.

When it comes to the greatest players in NHL history, there seems to be a limited window of opportunity to win the Stanley Cup.

04/12/2015 - 22:07
Matt Jacobs
Brandon Sutter scored twice as the ‪Penguins‬ clinched the playoffs for the ninth-straight year with a 2-0 win in Buffalo on the last day of the regular season.

Coming off a 3-1 loss to the New York Islanders on Friday night, the Penguins were looking to snap a five-game losing streak—and finally clinch a spot in the postseason—with a win in Buffalo on...

04/11/2015 - 21:24
Emily Stock
Steve Mason made 46 saves and Philadelphia scored on 3 of 4 power-play opportunities to defeat Pittsburgh 4-1 on Sunday.

The Penguins have now lost 8 of their past 11 games and are in danger of missing the playoffs for the first time in a decade.

04/05/2015 - 19:11
Matthew DeTitta
Brayden Schenn scored a pair of goal and the Flyers routed the shorthanded ‪Penguins‬ 4-1.

Vincent Lecavalier added his first goal in nearly three months and Carlo Colaiacovo scored for the Flyers, who ended a nine-game road-losing streak.

04/01/2015 - 23:50
PSR Staff
David Perron and Sidney Crosby scored in the shootout and the Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2

Patric Hornqvist gave the Penguins a 1-0 lead seven minutes into the game when he flipped the puck into the net with assists from Daniel Winnik and Ian Cole.

03/29/2015 - 23:09
Matthew DeTitta
Sidney Crosby had three points, Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist returned to the lineup, and the ‪Penguins‬ scored three third period goals to beat Arizona 3-2.

Evgeni Malkin and Patric Hornqvist returned to the lineup Saturday afternoon, both after a two-week absence, providing Pittsburgh’s slumping offense a lift. 

03/28/2015 - 18:05
Emily Stock
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In June, George Blanda—along with the late Johnny Unitas and living legends Joe Namath, Joe Montana, Dan Marino and Jim Kelly—will be honored in Pittsburgh.
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Francisco Liriano is the Pirates’ Opening Day starter this year, but he is not an Ace. Gerrit Cole will start game 2 of 162, but, despite the expectations that surround the former first-overall pick, he is not an Ace, either.
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George Blanda was a pro football player for 26 seasons, longer than anyone who ever played. The Youngwood native was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as a quarterback and kicker in 1981.
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The Unsung Hero award recognizes local high school coaches and student-athletes who have dedicated themselves to sports and academics, but traditionally have not received the deserved attention.
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It's no secret that the Steelers need help in the defensive secondary and at outside linebacker, but there are also needs elsewhere. Here's a breakdown of the team’s potential targets in the upcoming NFL Draft.
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West Virginia's Kevin White will be the first local player off the board, but Pitt's TJ Clemmings looks like a first-rounder as well. Penn State has several players expected to go in the second and third days of the draft.
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Prospects are constantly moving up and down teams' draft boards as players visit and work out for teams during the month of April. Two quarterbacks and two receivers make up four of PSR's top five players available.
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While the Steelers, Bengals and Ravens are coming off playoff appearances and look to fill specific needs in this month's draft, the Browns are once again in need of help all over the roster, particularly on offense.
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