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Even after this week's acquisition of veteran defenseman Ron Hainsey, the blue line appears to be the only position the Penguins plan to upgrade as the trade deadline nears.

With less than two dozen games remaining in the 2017 NHL regular season, the defending champion Penguins are third in the NHL but just second in the Metropolitan Division behind the Washington...

02/25/2017 - 14:53
Christian Strong
Matt Murray stopped 29 out of 30 shots as the Pittsburgh Penguins kept pace in the competitive Metropolitan division with a 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday night at PNC Arena in Raleigh, NC.

The Penguins struck first in the opening period when Scott Wilson scored on a deflection, assisted by Patric Hornqvist and Matt Cullen.

02/22/2017 - 07:40
Brandon Walker
Petr Mrazek finished with 24 saves and the Red Wings beat one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference for the second straight day, knocking off the defending champion Penguins 5-2 on Sunday in Pittsburgh.

Fans of both the Penguins and the movie Major League can take solace in a good Rachael Phelps-ism.

Even they can’t win ‘em all.

02/19/2017 - 23:15
Anthony Jaskulski
On Thursday night, Sidney Crosby cemented another brick in his mansion of greatness when he became just the 86th player in NHL history to eclipse the 1,000-point plateau.

Crosby's milestone came on an assist of a Chris Kunitz goal in a 4-3 win over Winnipeg. The Penguins' captain became the 11th youngest to reach 1,000.

02/18/2017 - 09:56
Anthony Jaskulski
Sidney Crosby fed Chris Kunitz for a first-period goal against Winnipeg on Thursday to become the 86th player in NHL history to reach the 1,000-point plateau, added an assist on Phil Kessel's game-tying goal in the third and then put the winner past Connor Hellebuyck with 21 seconds left in overtime as the Penguins escaped with a 4-3 victory.

Hollywood may just buy the rights to this script.

02/17/2017 - 07:36
Anthony Jaskulski
Evgeni Malkin had a goal and an assist in his first game back from injury and Sidney Crosby inched one point closer to 1,000 as the Penguins shut out the Vancouver Canucks 4-0.

Welcome back, Geno.

02/15/2017 - 00:08
Anthony Jaskulski
Josh Archibald scored twice, Phil Kessel's goal with 14 seconds left forced overtime and the Penguins salvaged a point but ultimately lost to the Coyotes 4-3 in OT.

Marc-Andre Fleury got the nod in net for the Pens and kept Edmonton off the board for the first 20 minutes. Both teams recorded 7 shots on net and were 0-1 on the powerplay in the opening period...

02/12/2017 - 01:35
Christian Strong
The Penguins scored two goals in the third period to force overtime but ultimately lost in a shootout to the Calgary Flames, 3-2, Tuesday night at PPG Paints Arena.

One point is better than none.

02/07/2017 - 23:28
Anthony Jaskulski
Phil Kessel slammed home a loose puck in front of the Columbus net 3:15 into overtime for his 17th of the season and second of the night as the Penguins pulled within two points of the second-place Blue Jackets in the Metropolitan Division.

When Phil Kessell starts the scoring, the Penguins have found that it's usually best to let him finish it

02/04/2017 - 09:30
Anthony Jaskulski
Patric Hornqvist scored a pair of goals and Matt Murray stopped 37 of 39 shots as the Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 4-2 Tuesday night in Pittsburgh.

Home at last.

01/31/2017 - 23:32
Anthony Jaskulski
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