Hats flew for Patric Hornqvist and third-string goaltender Jeff Zatkoff stood on his head as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Wednesday night at CONSOL Energy Center to take an early one-game lead in the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.
04/13/2016 - 23:25
Wayne Simmonds scored two goals to lead Philadelphia over Pittsburgh 3-1 in a meaningless regular season finale for the second-place Penguins.
04/09/2016 - 19:34
Sidney Crosby's backhander in overtime lifted the Penguins to a 4-3 win over the Caps, clinching second place in the Eastern Conference.
04/07/2016 - 22:25
Rookie goalie Matt Murray is generally viewed as next in line to fill the netminder position for the Pittsburgh Penguins once Marc-Andre Fleury vacates it in one way or another. Not many around the league mention Tristan Jarry in those discussions.
04/07/2016 - 10:48
Led by the efforts of Beau Bennett and Kris Letang, the Penguins cruised to a 6-2 victory Sunday against the Flyers the final regular-season home game for the team this year.
04/03/2016 - 21:10
Rookie goaltender Matt Murray stopped all 23 shots he faced and Oskar Sundqvist scored his first NHL goal as the red-hot Penguins clinched a playoff spot with a 5-0 whitewashing of the New York Islanders.
04/02/2016 - 16:43
Phil Kessel scored two goals, Nick Bonino, Kris Letang and Trevor Daley each had two-point nights and the Penguins won again, beating the Nashville Predators 5-2 on Thursday night.
03/31/2016 - 21:54
Spring has arrived. The long cold winter is behind us, and so too are the grueling mid-season months that set up the NHL for its stretch run. Here are the teams that have emerged from the marathon and are well-positioned to make their bids for Lord Stanley.
03/30/2016 - 22:19
Tom Kuhnhackl had a goal and an assist and Phil Kessel scored the game-winner in the shootout as the Penguins won a back and forth contest over the Buffalo Sabres 5-4.
03/29/2016 - 22:24