Here’s what we know: Mike Johnston wasn’t the Penguins’ first choice to replace Dan Bylsma this summer.
08/06/2014 - 15:10
Brooks Orpik and Matt Niskanen departed for Washington, but the Penguins added defenseman Christian Ehrhoff, goaltender Thomas Greiss and forwards Steve Downie and Blake Comeau—and re-signed winger Marcel Goc—as NHL free agency got off to a fast start.
07/01/2014 - 17:30
Acquire forwards Patric Hornqvist and Nick Spaling from Nashville Predators
06/27/2014 - 21:21
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).
06/26/2014 - 18:44
Sidney Crosby evades the question as adeptly as he splits a pair of defensemen on an end-to-end rush. How is it possible that the most supremely talented hockey player on the planet for the better part of the last decade had won the Hart Trophy, given annually to the league’s most valuable player, just once prior to this year’s NHL Awards?
06/25/2014 - 15:51
Mike Johnston, whose long coaching resume includes eight seasons as an assistant/associate coach in the National Hockey League, has been named head coach of the Pittsburgh Penguins.
06/25/2014 - 12:47
Benoit Pouliot and Martin St. Louis scored and Henrik Lundqvist made 40 saves as the Rangers stayed alive with a 2-1 win over the Kings at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday.
06/11/2014 - 23:13
Jeff Carter, Jake Muzzin and Mike Richards scored to lead the LA Kings over the Rangers 3-0 as the Kings took a 3-0 lead in the Stanley Cup Final.
06/09/2014 - 21:59
Dustin Brown scored on a tip-in midway through the second overtime and the LA Kings rallied from a two-goal deficit to beat the Rangers 5-4 in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final.
06/07/2014 - 23:02
Western Pennsylvania continued its relative assault on the NHL in 2013-14. Two youngsters made their debuts, joining a small group of rising stars and established veterans already sailing through the league. Let’s catch up with Pittsburgh’s Puck-Movers.
06/06/2014 - 14:54