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Friday February 27 2015
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When you come across Beau Bennett’s name in a story, it’s typically preceded by compound modifiers like “oft-injured” or “injury-plagued.” Or lately, "healthy scratch."

The Penguins had plenty of descriptive adjectives in mind when they made Bennett the organization’s No. 1 draft pick—20th overall—in 2010.

02/10/2015 - 20:05
Matt Jacobs
Marc-Andre Fleury set the Penguins single-season record with his eighth shutout, Sidney Crosby scored two goals and Pittsburgh regained first place in the Metropolitan Division with a 4-0 in Calgary Friday night.

The Penguins made their second stop on their Western Canada road trip Friday night after shutting out the Edmonton Oilers 2-0 on Wednesday.

02/07/2015 - 00:16
Emily Stock
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 22 shots for his seventh shutout and the ‪‎Penguins‬ blanked the Oilers 2-0 in Edmonton.

Pittsburgh scored two goals in the second period and their defense did the rest to secure the win on the road.

02/04/2015 - 23:44
Matthew DeTitta
With the All-Star game in the rear view mirror, the NHL stretch run is underway. The race for the Hart Trophy for the league’s most valuable player could get exciting as there is no clear runaway for the honors.

The Dallas Stars’ Tyler Seguin and New York Rangers’ Rick Nash are both off to outstanding starts, tied for second in goals with 28 apiece.

02/03/2015 - 22:01
Matthew DeTitta
Simon Despres scored in overtime and Kris Letang had two assists as the ‪‎Penguins‬ rallied to beat the Devils 2-1.

The Penguins came from behind late to snap a five-game losing streak at the Prudential Center.

01/30/2015 - 22:34
Matthew DeTitta
Alex Ovechkin scored two goals and the #Capitals pounded the #Penguins 4-0 in DC on Wednesday night.

Washington’s win ended a four game losing streak for the Capitals, who now trail Pittsburgh by three points for second place in the Metropolitan Division.

01/28/2015 - 22:51
Matthew DeTitta
Marcel Goc traded for veteran forward

The Penguins have acquired Maxim Lapierre from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for Marcel Goc.

01/27/2015 - 23:19
PSR Staff
David Perron and Brandon Sutter scored power-play goals less than four minutes apart in the third period to rally the ‪Penguins‬ over the Winnipeg Jets 5-3.

Pittsburgh snapped a four game losing streak Tuesday night thanks to contributions from usual role players and a 17-save performance from backup Thomas Greiss.

01/27/2015 - 21:27
Joel Peretic
Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane scored in the shootout to lift the Blackhawks over the Penguins 3-2 at Consol Energy Center Wednesday night.

Toews beat Fleury five-hole before Kane snapped a wrister over the glove for the win. Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford stopped David Perron and Sidney Crosby in the shootout.

01/21/2015 - 23:11
Tony DeFazio
Claude Giroux scored a power play goal in overtime to lift the Flyers over the Penguins 3-2 Tuesday night in Philadelphia.

Pittsburgh has now lost three straight with one game left before the All-Star break.

01/20/2015 - 23:04
Matthew DeTitta
This has been a rough basketball season for fans of Division 1 hoops in this part of the state. Usually tough Robert Morris is struggling to stay at .500. Big Ten losses continue to pile up in State College. Even NCAA tourney staple Pitt is under .500 in the ACC.
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When you come across Beau Bennett’s name in a story, it’s typically preceded by compound modifiers like “oft-injured” or “injury-plagued.” Or lately, "healthy scratch."
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With the offseason coming to a close and the Pirates’ spending seemingly ceased, there are two facts that can be gleaned:
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It has been four years since the Pittsburgh Steelers won a playoff game. Fourteen other NFL teams have won in the postseason since the Steelers defeated the Jets for the 2010 AFC Championship.
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The Penguins have become an older team in recent years, as stars like Sidney Crosby (27), Evgeni Malkin (28), and Marc-Andre Fleury (30) are no longer the youthful group that hoisted the Stanley Cup six years ago.
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The Nats, Cubs and White Sox went out and added aces to their rotations, the Marlins opened the bank for Giancarlo Stanton, the Red Sox bolstered their infield and the Padres created an outfield: Reviewing the offseason moves.
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The 2015 NFL Draft is quickly approaching and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on the clock. There are many important needs the Bucs are facing this offseason, but their main priority is quarterback.
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When describing Woodland Hills junior running back Miles Sanders, recruiting pundits, WPIAL coaches and high school football writers typically use superlatives like “fast,” “talented,” and “explosive,” or descriptive phrases such as “big-playmaker” and “player to lose sleep over.”
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